Month: May 2016

Announcing ClassWork, New Classes at the Media Center

Giving you the skills you need to do what you want.

We’re excited to announce the launch of ClassWork, the new Made in NY Media Center by IFP educational offering! ClassWork is a set of personalized courses guided by experts who love what they do. Designed for entrepreneurs, innovators, and experience-seekers looking to thrive in the modern economy, it’s where business minds get creative, and creative…

Scholarships Announced for the Creative >> Founder Lab

Encouraging women and students to apply!

Supporting and creating opportunities for media makers and creative thinkers is what drives us everyday. That is why we have extended our deadline to apply to the Creative >> Founder Lab and we are announcing two scholarship opportunities, the Women in Creative Tech Scholarship and the Creative Student Scholarship. Select applicants will receive a full…

Where Are They Now: Radish Lab in Berlin

Radish Berlin: Jetzt Los. By Adam Ludwig

Radish Lab was our first incubator members back in October of 2013. After laying the groundwork they needed to grow their business during their time at the Media Center, they moved into their own office in June of 2014. The Made in NY Media Center by IFP, in partnership with Startup Germany, recently awarded a…

Congratulations to Chanelle Aponte Pearson, our Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow!

The Vimeo Share the Screen fellowship is fostering equality by supporting female-led video and film projects.

We’re excited to announce that Chanelle Aponte Pearson has been selected as our new Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow. Chanelle is the director and co-writer of 195 Lewis, a web series that delves into the lives of queer black women who reside in Brooklyn. Taking its name from the address that several of the characters…

Here is what happened at Demo Day.

VR AXS Map takes home the Audience Choice Award!

Thank you to everybody who joined us at our fifth Demo Day! To see a full list of pitching teams, click here. Our audience of industry, press, brands and founders were joined by our fantastic panel, Fran Hauser, Partner at Rothenberg Ventures, Matthew Hooper, VP – Open Innovation at Barclays and Head of Rise NY,…