CHICAGO, May 4, 2021 — Startups focused on quantum technology are invited to information sessions to learn more about Duality, a 12-month accelerator led by the University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the Chicago Quantum Exchange.
Duality is a first-of-its-kind incubator exclusively for startups focused on building quantum technology products, applications, and enabling technologies. Applications for Cohort 1 are due May 21.
Two information sessions will be held on May 10 and 11 to go over program structure and support for teams as well as the eligibility criteria for interested startups.
Register here for the May 10 session, held 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. CDT.
Register here for the May 11 session, held 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. CDT.
The program, based in Chicago, offers innovative quantum startups entrepreneurial training, mentorship, industry exposure, access to state-of-the-art facilities, and $50,000 in unrestricted funding. Learn more at dualityaccelerator.com.
About the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago
The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation applies world-class business expertise from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business to bring new ideas and breakthrough innovations to market. Home of the University’s technology transfer office, the Polsky Center’s dedicated team of professionals with deep technical expertise enabling technology commercialization perform market analysis, manage intellectual property, identify partners, and negotiate partnerships and licenses for discoveries and inventions developed by faculty, researchers, and staff. Learn more at polsky.uchicago.edu.