In September 2017, Tufts University entered into a partnership with the largest clean technology incubator in the U.S., Greentown Labs.
Based in Somerville, Massachusetts, Greentown Labs is the largest incubator in the world for cleantech startups.
Greentown provides co-working space for the development of projects focused on renewable power, sustainable transportation, battery storage, industrial waste recycling, and a variety of other focus areas.
Through this partnership, Greentown Labs and Tufts will share their collective expertise, resources, and networks to collaborate with and support a network of local startup companies and entrepreneurs who combat environmental issues through advancement and innovation.
Meet the Greentown Liaison
Benny Kim (MSIM '17) is the first Tufts-Greentown Liaison. Benny fosters the relationship between the two organizations by connecting students, faculty, researchers, entrepreneurs, and thinkers in the clean technology field. He also works to build partnerships with global leaders in cleantech and entrepreneurship, keeping with his mission of bringing together those who are working to sove the biggest energy and environmental challenges. To connect with Benny, please contact his email.