Mentors

Because Technical Support is Only Half of the Equation

A key component of the Chain Reaction Innovations (CRI) program is business mentorship. In addition to the world-class scientific and technical support CRI will provide innovators, participants will also get assistance developing business strategies, conducting market research, and finding long-term financing and potential commercial partners.

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago has joined the CRI team as a mentor organization that will help participants develop business strategies and attract investors and commercial partners. The Polsky Center drives venture creation and technology commercialization within the University of Chicago and the surrounding community.

Learn more about the Polsky Center