Urban Tech is a resident program for growth-stage companies developing hardware-focused solutions to critical urban challenges.

New Lab is a designated partner of New York City’s Economic Development Corporation, and is proud to be part of its Urban Tech NYC initiative—a comprehensive entrepreneurship ecosystem that catalyzes innovation and supports entrepreneurs making cities more sustainable, resilient and livable.

The Urban Tech program at New Lab supports designers, engineers and entrepreneurs leveraging advanced technologies in an effort to address challenges faced by cities.

Benefits at a Glance

Through a resident-membership offering and programming slate, the Urban Tech Hub aims to extend New Lab’s community and resources beyond its walls to realize the potential of New York CIty as a living lab, where iteration happens in real time.

  • Access to UrbanTechNYC

    Access to NYCEDC’s “UrbanTech NYC” program, including shared resources from Grand Central Tech and Urban Future Lab

  • Training & Mentorship

    Training and mentorship from domain experts and day-to-day support from the Director of Urban Tech at New Lab

  • New Lab Resources

    Enjoy all other benefits that a resident members has available at New Lab – including shop access, discounted events etc.

Become an Urban Tech member

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