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  • Maker Studio

    Maker Studio

    The Maker Studio is a beginner friendly space designed to give an introductory look into the services and tools offered by the iLab while exploring your creativity.

  • iStartup Academy

    iStartup Academy

    iStartup Academy provides you the basic tools to turn your idea into a new venture. You will learn how to identify problems worth solving and how to evaluate solutions to solve these problems.

  • Women's Entrepreneurship Day

    Women's Entrepreneurship Day

    Cal Poly Pomona joins the United Nations and women in 144 countries worldwide to celebrate Women’s Entrepreneurship Day.

  • Pomona Innovation Weekend

    Pomona Innovation Weekend

    Pomona Innovation Weekend is a 3-day learn-by-doing campus workshop that teaches entrepreneurial skills to university students in an extreme hands-on environment.




    The Entrepreneurship in STEAM (ESTEAM) Program provides students with an opportunity to develop an innovative product or service that solves a significant problem, and launch the idea into the market.

  • NASA Tech Assessment

    NASA Tech Assessment

    Business and Engineering students involved in NASA Tech Assessment assess the patent ,market and commercial potential of NASA discoveries.

  • NASA Startup Program

    NASA Startup Program

    NASA Startup program helps address two of the biggest challenges faced by start up companies: raising capital and securing intellectual property rights.

  • Mentorship


    A business concept challenge where creative and innovative students can turn their ideas into a business concept and test their idea within the safety of their own peers and school, while getting feedback.


  • Register a Startup

    Register a Startup

    If you believe you have a truly revolutionary idea and would like to take full advantage of all of the services and guidance that the iLab offers, apply to have your startup registered with the iLab.

  • Summer Bootcamp

    Summer Bootcamp

    An 8-week program for CPP Startup teams. Startup teams from the Bronco Startup Challenge are given the opportunity to take part in the Boot Camp with the goal of further developing their ideas.

  • Competitions


    Improve your pitch, network with potiental investors and score some funding by attending some of these startup competitions and refining your idea.

  • Innovation Orchard

    Innovation Orchard

    The Innovation Orchard includes an open-space environment for the startup companies within the space to disperse ideas, energy, and collaborative power to our entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Student Innovation Idea Lab Logo

The iLab serves as a hub for aspiring student entrepreneurs, faculty, staff and industry mentors by providing team meeting and collaboration spaces, design software, and protyping equipment, in addition to workshops and events that help build ideas into real world solutions.

Location: Bldg. 98C 6-06

Lab Hours: Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm