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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…

Call for Entries: EyeEm Digital Artists June Exhibition

Apply to Exhibit at Our June Exhibition!

How do humans and technology interact with one another? And what effect does this have on our culture and the world around us? Those are the questions being asked in Human Meets Technology, the new exhibition that we are co-curating with EyeEm. The human/machine line is blurring – the gap between the two is only…

Apply Today for our Spring 2016 Demo Day

Call for Entries Now Open for the Made in NY Media Center’s Demo Day Spring 2016 Program

Applications for our Demo Day Spring 2016 Pitch Panel are now open! During Demo Day, selected Media Center teams will have the opportunity to pitch their projects and companies to a curated audience of potential collaborators, investors and press. Not a member? Apply to be one of the select few guest teams to pitch at…

3 Reasons to Join our Media + Tech Community to Grow Your Business

Growing your business is hard. When you first start your company, there is no shortage of tasks to accomplish, people to meet and money to raise. Even when you make 100 New Year resolutions, you will still need support to get them done. Here are three reasons why community builds your brand: 1. Work with…


Media Contacts:
Columbia Journalism School: Elizabeth Fishman,, (646) 734-5919
Stanford Engineering: Tom Abate,, (650) 736-2245

(May 11, 2015) — The David and Helen Gurley Brown Institute for Media Innovation, a collaboration of Columbia and Stanford Universities, has awarded its 2015-16 “Magic Grants” to eight teams of students, faculty, alumni and post-docs from the Columbia Journalism School and the Stanford Engineering School. This year’s Magic Grant recipients were selected via a…

7th Annual TV & Film Finance Forum East

Presented by WINSTON BAKER
Dream Hotel Downtown, New York
April 14, 2015

This is a one-day conference focused on financial strategies and opportunities within the television and film business. The New York forum is designed for chief investment officers, private equity and hedge fund managers, angel investors, high net worth individuals, private family office managers, and financial advisers who are interested in learning more about the TV…

Keeping up with content at CCW+SATCON

By Zori Davidkova, Community Outreach Coordinator, Made in NY Media Center by IFP

Massive satellite towers, mobile editing trucks and “all-in-one” virtual reality studios were only a few of the marvels we stumbled upon as we set up shop at the Jacob Javitz Center and found ourselves in the epicenter of one of the largest and most powerful media, entertainment, video and communications technology conferences on the East…

Northside Innovation Meetup – International Growth

By Sabrina Dridje, Director of Community Engagement, Made in NY Media Center by IFP

There is no better way to escape a torrential downpour than to step into the hoppy comfort of Brooklyn Brewery to join our Northside friends for their monthly (and always excellent), Innovation Meetup. Northside Media Group, the purveyors of everything culture in Brooklyn from the annual Northside music and film Festival, to local staple publication…


Vici Shaweddy, Incubator Member & Founder of Voilà, reports on her time at Decoded Fashion 2014

It was the first cold day in November in New York City. The temperature reached 35.5 degrees Fahrenheit but the wind made it even colder. When I arrived at Metropolitan West for the Decoded Fashion New York Summit, I was happy that the receptionist gave me a warm welcome and offered to keep my heavy…