About CIT

About CIT

CIT seeks to close innovation gaps in the Commonwealth and the nation by focusing on new technologies, entrepreneurs and technology companies that make innovation happen.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Measurement System (IEMS)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Measurement System (IEMS)

The IEMS is a web-based portal that uses key metrics and outcomes to track the performance of Virginia’s innovation economy.

CIT Entrepreneur

CIT Entrepreneur

CIT Entrepreneur invests and leverages available funds for early-stage technology companies with a high-potential for technology commercialization, rapid growth and downstream private equity financing.

CIT Broadband

CIT Broadband

CIT Broadband initiatives help jurisdictions develop strategies and locate funding to install broadband technologies into under served areas.

CIT R&D

CIT R&D

CIT R&D conducts world-class research and development programs that create new industry clusters by focusing on areas that will deliver significant economic impact and replace older economies.

CIT Connect

CIT Connect

CIT Connect is designed to connect large-scale federal and corporate consumers of advanced technology with the innovative technology companies that create high value technology.

News

CIT announces Chief Executive Officer to Step Down

CIT announced today that after a successful tenure that transformed the state-chartered non-profit, President and Chief Executive Officer Peter Jobse will...

Using Big Data to Bolster Student Performance

The Virginia Department of Education is partnering with the CIT with the goal of transforming itself from a static, one-way collector of data into a provider...

Governor Announces Partnerships to Leverage Public Higher Education for Economic Development

Governor McAuliffe announced that Virginia’s public institutions of higher education renewed and expanded their commitment to economic development. College...

Events

Mar
03

Best Practices to Increase University Participation in SBIR/STTR (Blacksburg, VA)

March 03, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 11:30 AM This Session is for university administrative personnel, key research office personnel, university grants administrators, IP offices and university tech transfer offices -- to better understand how to increase university participation in SBIR/STTR
Mar
03

SBIR/STTR Lunch & Learn (Virginia Tech)

March 03, 2015
Time:12:00 PM - 01:30 PM This Lunch and Learn will provide an overview of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Discussion will include info on the purpose of the programs, basic qualifications, participating agencies, funding amounts, and how to start to plan your approach to writing a winning proposal. We’ll also provide a brief discussion on how university PosDocs and Graduate students can participate in these programs. Lunch will be provided.
Mar
04

Best Practices to Increase University Participation in SBIR/STTR (Charlottesville, VA)

March 04, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 11:30 AM This Session is for university administrative personnel, key research office personnel, university grants administrators, university tech transfer offices, and university researchers -- to better understand how to increase university participation in SBIR/STTR.

2014 Health IT Assessment

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CIT has released the 2014 Health IT Assessment which tracks broadband connectivity across healthcare provider segments and adoption rates of key Health IT capabilities across the Commonwealth.
Full report at wired.virginia.gov.


MACH37™ Cyber Accelerator

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