Innovation Corps

MIN-Corps, an Innovation Corps site

With funding from the National Science Foundation, MIN-Corps is a joint initiative of three areas of the University of Minnesota: the College of Science and Engineering, the Office for Technology Commercialization, and the Holmes Center for Entrepreneurship at the Carlson School of Management.  Our mission is to increase research-based technology commercialization capabilities and activities across the University of Minnesota.

About MIN-Corps

From discovery and invention to innovation and entrepreneurship.
MIN-Corps Overview
From discovery & invention to innovation & entrepreneurship.


MIN-Corps offers a variety of short-term, non-credit bootcamps and workshops aimed at catalyzing technology commercialization across the University of Minnesota.

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STARTUP Participant Experience: Be.Strong.Peaceful.

STARTUP: Customer Development and Testing

Students and researchers use the STARTUP course to test business model assumptions. By meeting with potential customers and partners, participants make the first step towards technology commercialization.

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