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.

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.

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.

News

CIT GAP Funds Portfolio Company, TypeZero Technologies, Acquired by Dexcom

CIT is proud to announce that its CIT GAP Funds portfolio company, TypeZero Technologies, Inc. was acquired by Dexcom, Inc., the leader in continuous glucose...

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Embody

CIT announced today that CIT GAP Funds has invested in Embody, a Norfolk, Virginia based medical device company developing collagen-based products for...

MACH37 Cyber Accelerator Opens Applications for Fall 2018 Session

The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator announced today that it will begin accepting applications for the Fall 2018 Cohort, which will commence on Sept. 24.

Events

Oct
10

Funding Sources for Technology R&D and Commercialization, Abingdon, VA

October 10, 2018
Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM These sessions will present overviews on the key funding programs that are managed by the Center for Innovative Technology. Early stage tech firms, pre-startup tech firms, university researchers and other interested in learning about funding sources for technology development are encouraged to attend.
Oct
10

Funding Sources for Technology R&D & Commercialization, Wise, VA

October 10, 2018
Time:02:00 PM - 05:00 PM These sessions will present overviews on the key funding programs that are managed by the Center for Innovative Technology. Early stage tech firms, pre-startup tech firms, university researchers and other interested in learning about funding sources for technology development are encouraged to attend.
Oct
11

Funding Sources for Technology R&D & Commercialization, Blacksburg, VA

October 11, 2018
Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM These sessions will present overviews on the key funding programs that are managed by the Center for Innovative Technology. Early stage tech firms, pre-startup tech firms, university researchers and other interested in learning about funding sources for technology development are encouraged to attend.

MACH37 Accepting Applications for F18

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MACH37 is now accepting applications from information security product startups and security entrepreneurs for its Fall 2018 (F18) Cohort that begins on September 24th.
To learn more, visit www.mach37.com.

Virginia Founders Fund

The Virginia Founders Fund is designed to promote collaboration and support for regionally based innovation initiatives and to increase investment opportunities for entrepreneurs traditionally underrepresented in venture capital.  The Fund is dedicated to investments in minorities, women, and veterans across the Commonwealth, or other entrepreneurs located in regions outside of Northern Virginia.
For more information, visit: www.cit.org/virginiafoundersfund