Demonstrating #PROCESS: 2017 ELab Fellows Midway Presentations // April 28th

THE #PROCESS OF STARTUPS: What’s it take? Come watch our ELab Fellows midway pitch and peek into the process of progress. Ever wanted to know more about the journey turning ideas into thriving businesses? Have you wondered what it means to iterate, or what a business model canvas entails? On April 28th, Elab Fellows will share their 4-month progress stories… Read more →

2017 ELab Fellows Recognized by Verizon & NYC Media Lab

Congratulations to ELab Fellows, Kate Wallace and Danny Dang (BFA Design & Technology ‘19 Did you hear the news ?! We’re excited to share that Zer, and undergraduate founders Danny and Kate, were recognized by Verizon and the New York City Media Lab in January.  2017 Cohort fellows, Kate Wallace and Danny Dang, began Zer as a news platform aiming to engage generation Z… Read more →

IN2NYC Program – International Innovators Initiative // Apply Today!

Parsons Elab Incubator program is in partnership with NYDesigns, an incubator and co-working space dedicated to hardware tech startups who participates in the IN2NYC Startup Visa Program offered by NYCEDC. The IN2NYC Program helps international entrepreneurs expand or relocate their businesses to New York City by facilitating collaborative partnerships that qualify entrepreneurs to apply for cap-exempt H-1B visas. DEADLINE: May… Read more →

Startup Design Jam

Calling all game-changers! If you have a background in web development, marketing, communication, public relations, design or business development, join us to show off your capabilities and gain insight into how startups grow. All skill levels are welcome! Collaborate with likeminded people to solve problems and create new solutions with our startups at the Parsons ELab program. This is a… Read more →

ELab User Testing Workshop

 Join us for a Test and Play Session! Come to our User Testing Workshop and learn more about the amazing concepts our startups are working on while helping them test their service/products!! RSVP TODAY!!! Collaborate with like-minded people to solve problems and create new solutions with 5 startups founded by current students and recent Parsons Alumni in the Parsons ELab… Read more →


For students passionate about social change and developing the skills necessary to turn their ideas into action, we are excited to announce that ELab has teamed up with the DO School and 10 other NYC higher education institutions to create a new landmark program within New York City’s higher education landscape: Innovate NYC.  This program offers students from the participating universities… Read more →


We are happy to announce the winners of the ELab 12 Month Incubation Fellowship program, starting on January 2017. The criteria for selecting winners was: The ELab’s quantitative rubric filled out by 13 judges, the qualitative notes that the judges provided on each project and team, the quantitative rubric filled out by general attendees, The interest of the ELab’s partner… Read more →