Jane Pretkelis

Energy I-Corps supports teams of researchers and industry mentors for an intensive two-month training program where the researchers define technology value propositions, conduct customer discovery interviews, and develop viable market pathways for their technologies. Researchers return to the lab with a framework for industry engagement to guide future research and inform a culture of market awareness within the labs. Applicants apply to Energy I-Corps as a team, composed of a Principal Investigator (PI) with a commercially relevant technology, an Entrepreneurial…