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

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...

CIT Releases Virginia’s Annual 2014 Health IT Assessment

CIT announced today the results of its 2014 Health Information Technology (IT) Assessment which shows Virginia has continued on its path as national leader...

Events

Feb
27

QuickBooks & Compliance For SBIR/STTR Awardees

February 27, 2015
Time:01:00 PM - 02:30 PM This WEBINAR is for SBIR/STTR award winners who want to better manage their projects through best practices and the use of QuickBooks.
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.

2014 Health IT Assessment

final_broadband_largegif
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

mach37
To learn more about the nation's first market-centric cybersecurity accelerator, visit our website.