PantherlabWorks, the commercialization center of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE) at the University of Pittsburgh, assists startups and business owners in the Pittsburgh region by providing product development-based consulting, educational workshops, and networking opportunities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What can PantherlabWorks consultants help me with?

PantherlabWorks consultants are experienced with the various activities that contribute to commercializing a new product, service or technology. More details can be found here.

I have an idea for a new product. What kind of resources do you offer?

As described here, PantherlabWorks offers one-on-one consulting. Additionally, the team also conducts educational seminars taught by experts on a variety of topics. The PantherlabWorks team also has deep network connections and can assist with referrals to resources throughout the region.

Does PantherlabWorks offer funding?

At this time, we do not have the ability to offer funding to startups and small businesses. However, we do have the experience and knowledge to help you seek out the right type of funding for you and your business.