ENRICH in the USA Centres

ENRICH in the USA established a West Coast Centre in San Francisco, an East Coast Centre in Boston and a Federal Center to in Washinton, DC, to help EU R&I actors to immerse themselves in the top US ecosystems for business development and corporate development, as well as connect with the largest tech firms, Fortune 500's and government agencies. These Centres serve as key “connectors” supporting foreign R&I actors on the ground wishing to fully access the welcoming and nurturing US ecosystems.

Three physical centres providing work space have been launched:

(1) In San Francisco at Runway Innovation Hub

(2) In Boston at the Cambridge Innovation Centre

(3) In Washington D,C at NCURA's headquarters

 

West Coast Centre

The West Coast Center was officially opened with the launch of the ENRICH in the USA Network January 2018 in San Francisco, CA. It is located in close proximity to the largest and oldest innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem (San Francisco Bay / Silicon Valley) in the heart of San Francisco.

Through its West Coast Centre, ENRICH in the USA has the capacity to build synergies and connects ENRICH in the USA clients (start-ups, SMES and researchers) to the various stakeholders below (some are already ENRICH in the USA Ambassadors):

 

Accelerators, Incubators, Universities, Schools, and Co-Working Spaces

                                                          

 

Corporate Innovation

                                           

 

Angel Groups/VC’s

                                      

Contact Person: Sebastien Torre
sebastienENRICH@temple.edu

 

East Coast Centre

The East Coast Centre, opening in October 2018, is located at the Cambridge Innovation Centre (CIC), which has dedicated workspace, co-working spaces as well as partners such as Venture Café, a non-profit which holds weekly entrepreneurship focused events.

Through its East Coast Centre, ENRICH in the USA has the capacity to build synergies and connects ENRICH in the USA clients (start-ups, SMES and researchers) to the various stakeholders below (some are already ENRICH in the USA Ambassadors):

 

Accelerators, Incubators, Universities, Schools, and Co-Working Spaces

       

 

Corporate Innovation

                        

 

Venture Inventors

      

 

Contact Person: Val Livada
✉ vrlivada@mit.edu 

 

Federal Center

The DC Centre, opening in March 2020, is located at the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA)

Accelerators, Incubators, Universities, Schools, and Co-Working Spaces

Corporate Innovation (federal agencies programs include)

Angel Groups/VC’s

George Mason, VADOEDC Archangels
Virginia Tech, VADOD 
Smart City Works, VANIH 
 NSF 
 USDA 
 EDA 

 

Accelerators, Incubators, Universities, Schools, and Co-Working Spaces

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Corporate Innovation

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Angel Groups/VC’s

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Contact Person: Claire Chen
chen@ncura.edu