News and updates from NYC Media Lab.
NYC Media Lab has had an action-packed spring of prototyping and entrepreneurship, funding 30+ new prototypes and startups. These projects reflect months of iterative prototyping in emerging tech areas like AI, machine learning, natural language processing, 5G, VR/AR, holography and more.
NYC Media Lab is proud to bring its Annual Summit, NYCML’19, to the Downtown Brooklyn community. Browse our Summit website to learn about open opportunities for universities, startups, accelerators, executives and more.
NYC Media Lab’s third annual Machines + Media conference will give special consideration to topics such as the impact of AI in a global economy, R&D priorities for media, and state of the art applications of AI, machine learning, computer vision and more. Apply to attend today.
In advance of our 2019 Annual Summit—NYCML’19—NYC Media Lab is building cross-promotional partnerships with events and conferences from across the national and international technology ecosystem. Learn more about NYC Media Lab’s core community and how we can partner.
The fourth annual Combine accelerator program will wrap this April in a demo day to program mentors, corporate executives, and potential investors. Along the way, founders from the 2019 cohort have written about their innovative companies, detailing their target markets and evidence-based solutions for a range of enterprise and consumer facing problems.
NYC Media Lab will collaborate with Hakuhodo on research and development in 2019.
This spring, NYC Media Lab launched projects with A+E Networks, Spectrum, Associated Press and Havas. Register today for an AR Open House to explore the prototypes.
The Combine kicked off last month with 8 new participating startups. Teams will work through the spring on an intensive market validation and customer discovery curriculum, with the goal to launch successful companies.
Several of our top highlights from 2018 have led to exciting new collaborations for 2019. Read on to see some of the upcoming projects, programs and plans NYC Media Lab has in store for the new year.
NYC Media Lab’s XR Startup Bootcamp points to next-generation entrepreneurial concepts for spatial computing and future interfaces. Watch the pitches.
NYC Media Lab and RLab have open job positions for both part-time and full-time roles. Learn more about these positions and apply today.
Let's build the next generation of educational technologies, together. The nationwide open call will award $100,000 each to 10 selected nonprofit organizations and university teams.
NYC Media Lab has several open calls for the City's university faculty and student community. Register for upcoming info sessions to learn how you can receive funding for prototyping and entrepreneurship…
Spectrum will award $25,000 to NYC-based student teams, recruited by NYC Media Lab, to participate in a challenge program.
Exploring Future Reality is NYC Media Lab's annual event focused on XR and future interfaces. Through discussions, startup pitches, interactive demos, and hands-on workshops, attendees will explore the impact of future interfaces on industry and society, including best practices for storytelling, prototyping, and distribution.
Are you building a startup? The Combine is awarding $10,000 to university-based teams that seek to start new technology companies.
NYC Media Lab will partner with university labs, media and technology executives, and startups to bring 30 demos and 10 workshops to Exploring Future Reality on Thursday, November 29th at NYU Kimmel Center.
Apply to be a Mentor with NYC Media Lab’s XR Startup Bootcamp.
Three ways to get involved with NYC Media Lab programming this Summer: Apply to Demo at NYCML’18; pitch a workshop; and the XR Startup Bootcamp.
Apply for NYC Media Lab’s XR Startup Bootcamp. Seeking NYC university-based teams who are building new startup concepts for VR/AR, voice technology and future interfaces. Applications due: August 3, 2018.
NYCML’18 Open Lab Day on Friday, September 20th will host 16 workshops led by experts in industry and research. NYC Media Lab is looking for fresh ideas…
The most innovative demos from the City’s universities will be selected to participate in the NYCML'18 Demo Expo, offering $25,000 in awards. Now recruiting for XR, data science, and engineering concepts.
NYCML'18 is the Lab’s biggest event of the year. It brings together media and technology executives, faculty and students, and entrepreneurs for a full day of discussions, demos and networking.
In partnership with NYC Media Lab, Verizon and Yahoo Sports have awarded $5,000 grants to four teams of entrepreneurs that will build new ventures in the sports arena.
Machines + Media convened researchers, executives, and journalists from across the university, media, technology communities for a full day of panels, keynote presentations, startup pitches and networking.
The final Demo Day event, now open to media and press representatives, invites visitors to trek the Island and explore five new prototypes that tell the story of its rich history and culture.
NYC Media Lab's Machines + Media conference, generously sponsored and hosted by Bloomberg for a second year, focuses on new applications of data science and technology in media and journalism.
In partnership with NYC Media Lab, Verizon has awarded 12 New York City university teams for the creation of new prototypes, with a specific investment in VR/AR and AI technologies. Teams will work specifically with leadership within Verizon Envrmnt.
Faculty and student participants will complete an intensive market validation and customer discovery curriculum throughout the spring semester, and will receive mentorship from the Lab’s network of media and technology executives and investors.