Innovation and
Venture Studios

We solve the world’s biggest challenges by bringing our community of members together with leaders and experts across industries and cities


Innovation Studios

Mobility Studio

Mobility Studio

Cities / Equity

Shaping an electrified, connected, and autonomous future.

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Accessible Streets Studio

Accessible Streets Studio

Cities / Equity

Connecting neighborhoods by solving mobility challenges

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5G Studio

5G Studio

Infrastructure / Resilience

Creating next-generation industry applications of 5G technology.

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Circular City Studio

Circular City Studio

Cities / Equity

Building equitable, livable, and more resilient cities via infrastructure-focused pilot programs.

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Return to Work Studio

Return to Work Studio

Cities / Equity

Reopening the workplace in the wake of COVID-19.

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Prospect Mining Studio

Prospect Mining Studio

Materials / Environment

Making mining safer, more sustainable, and socially responsible.

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Beyond Place Studio

Beyond Place Studio

Infrastructure / Resilience

Supporting Innovations Beyond Shelter to Create Dignified Housing and Vibrant Public Spaces.

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NSIN Propel Studio

NSIN Propel Studio

Infrastructure / Resilience

Empowering early-stage ventures to tackle national security challenges.

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Blue Energy Studio

Blue Energy Studio

Infrastructure / Resilience

Advancing towards a future powered by renewable energy.

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Resilient Energy Studio

Resilient Energy Studio

Infrastructure / Resilience

Advancing energy storage for a sustainable urban future.

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Vertical Impact Studio

Vertical Impact Studio

Materials / Environment

Delivering transformative solutions and growth to the retail industry.

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Innovation Studio Process




Venture Studio

Source

Newlab cultivates relationships with entrepreneurs who have deep domain expertise and an ability to lead.

Incubate

We facilitate founders’ concept development, help run tests and perform customer discovery, and build conviction to kill or launch de-risked business ideas as early as possible.

Launch

We launch and invest in new businesses. We apply Newlab’s platform to ensure the venture’s solid foundation for scale. Our venture team supports the founder(s) across finance and ops, marketing and communications, and fundraising and legal.

Scale

We continue to be a partner to our founders across new business development efforts and key strategic decisions including partnerships, hires, and financings.

Applied XL

Applied XL

Media/Truth

Tracking the health of people, places, and planet.
Fast Company Award Finalist

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Spiro Devices

Spiro Devices

Health/Humanity

Tackling the ventilator crisis due to COVID-19
Fast Company Award Finalist

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Select Partners

Verizon, The Boston Globe, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, General Electric, Union Pacific, IBM, EY, Johnson & Johnson, JetBlue, Lego, LVMH, Intel, Citi Ventures, AT&T, Tiffany & Co., Revlon, Avis Budget Group, NYCEDC, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Wallenius Wilhelmsen