“The Innovation Corps Hub designation builds on the innovation and creativity of USC and our partner institutions to ensure technologies are commercialized and lead to economic growth and greater quality of life.”
-USC Provost Charles F. Zukoski
USC Viterbi has been tasked with leading a seven-school effort to develop deep technologies that will spur new startups. A $15 million National Science Foundation grant will fund the effort called I-Corps Hub: West Region, an innovation center featuring the University of Colorado Boulder, University of California-Los Angeles, California Institute of Technology, the Colorado School of Mines, The University of New Mexico, the University of Utah and the University of California-Riverside. Read more below.