The primary goal of the I-Corps program developed by the National Science Foundation is to foster entrepreneurship that will lead to the commercialization of technology. Michigan Tech’s I-Corps Site is geared toward developing potential I-Corps Teams for the National I-Corps program.
The Michigan Strategic Fund has designated Michigan Tech as a Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization (MTRAC) Innovation Hub in Applied Advanced Materials. The program is focused on accelerating the creation and transfer of new technologies from research settings to practical real-world applications.
Health seminars are sponsored by Portage Health Foundation's Technological Innovations in Health Endowment.
Dr. Ong is the coordinator of the PHF TIH Seminar Series at Michigan Tech.