Chrysalix collaborates closely with leading industrial companies to define problems that matter and help our startups accelerate and scale by being potential customers or partners. In return, our partners gain a strategic window on solutions that can move the needle for their business.
For many large companies step-change external innovation, complementing internal R&D, has become a top priority. Chrysalix simplifies engaging with startups. Casting a broader net and leveraging our expertise and time, corporates can quickly identify innovation that matters to them.
Chrysalix has developed an incentive platform the connects challenges from our corporate partners to breakthrough solutions being developed at Universities & National Labs.
Challenges are defined by Chrysalix and our large corporate partners
Innovators from the Chrysalix innovation ecosystem will submit ideas for breakthrough solutions
The winner will receive $150K-$250K funding for a 6-12 month project to demonstrate a proof of concept and a viable business case
Start-up worthy solutions will have the opportunity for additional follow-on equity funding of $1M+ from the Chrysalix RoboValley Fund
Solve real world problems with world changing potential
Exclusive access to large corporates & venture capital through RFP platform
Funding for your solution
Generate new intellectual property and publications
Opportunity to start your own company and connect with large partners and markets