Description: The RLab, 16,500 square feet of co-working labs, classrooms, studios, and more, is the nation’s first city-funded center for research, entrepreneurship and education in virtual and augmented-reality, spatial computing and other emerging media technologies.NYCEDC and the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment selected NYU Tandon School of Engineering as the administering institution and a consortium of participating universities, including Columbia University, CUNY, and The New School to manage and operate the space, along with a workforce development center at CUNY Lehman College in the Bronx. The new multi-university center is critical to the City’s plans to establish New York City as the next global leader in VR/AR and related technologies and will create hundreds of new jobs in the field.

Industry: Civic and Social Organization


Company size: 11-50 employees

XRD rank: –

Headquarter: Brooklyn, New York

Ownership: Educational Institution

Founded year: 2018

Skillset: virtual reality, augmented reality, spatial computing, motion capture, software, hardware, xr, vr, ar, mixed reality, startups, entrepreneurship, innovation, technology, education, ux, brooklyn, and accelerator

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Funding rounds total: –

Selected investors: –

Location: Brooklyn, New York 11201, US