Entrepreneur Mentoring

TDO staff members with expertise in entrepreneurship and technology commercialization coach inventors and high tech start-ups with:

  • Business start-up and planning
  • Capitalization
  • Intellectual property
  • SBIR/STTR grants
  • Connections to local, regional and national technology and business resources
  • Product and technology evaluation
  • Strategic alliances
  • Technology commercialization
  • Manufacturing and distribution strategies
  • Market entry plans



The ExportNY International Business Academy helps businesses strategically expand global markets while mitigating risks. New session starts soon!

Green Belt Training: Lean Six Sigma and Problem Solving

Learn how to apply Lean Six Sigma using the DMAIC process improvement framework. New class starts soon!

TWI Institute

TDO’s TWI Institute provides education, training, materials, implementation guidance and connections to TWI practitioners and leaders in industry and business.

SBIR/STTR Grant Assistance

Learn if SBIR and STTR are a good fit for funding your research and technology commercialization.

Africa Business Program

Syracuse University and TDO work together to facilitate partnerships between businesses in CNY and Africa.

SMED -Quick Changeover

Transform your set-up team into a NASCAR pit-crew! Schedule today

Implementing TWI: Creating and Managing a Skills-Based Culture

Shingo award-winning authors Bob Wrona and Pat Graupp release their second book on Training Within Industry (TWI).

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