The Venture Lab is where startup opportunities and entrepreneurial talent / investors collide. An activation point for myriad startup opportunities, Venture Lab attracts entrepreneurial talent and investors looking to bring ideas to life. The space hosts 1819 Innovation Hub staff, Entrepreneurs-in-Residence, coaches, curated service providers, and subject matter experts.
Where ideas take shape, the 12,000-square-foot prototyping and microfactory facility is an incubator for research, exploration, and the creation of new objects, and products. From inspiration to physical manifestation, the MakerSpace provides training, support, and guidance in the use of a broad array of tools from the traditional to the state-of-the-art, including high-performance 3D printers, laser cutters, a CNC router, and a waterjet cutter.