Since its inception in 2016, the Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund has awarded over 100 projects, benefiting small to mid-sized manufacturers in multiple industries throughout New York State.
Highlighted below are some of these companies.
Cleanslate Technologies Inc.
We Are The New Farmers
JelikaLite is a biotech company developing individualized solutions for children with autism and other neurological conditions.
Bonbouton creates inkjet-printed wearable graphene sensors and connected software for preventive health applications.
Capro-X is developing a natural and sustainable engineered solution to solve a growing waste problem focused in NY state '“ acid whey waste from Greek yogurt production.
Praxis Biotechnology, Inc.
Praxis Biotechnology, Inc. is a research company incorporated in New York in 2016. Praxis is focused on developing novel treatments for skin diseases.
The proposed project will entail the synthesis of new macrocyclic and iron (Fe) complexes. These complexes will be screened for binding to human serum albumin (HSA) in vitro and then studied in mice.
TelosAir (formerly Potsdam Sensors)
TelosAir is developing new field-deployable indoor and outdoor sensors for accurate sensing of airborne pollutant particles.
Our proposed project consists of manufacturing 1,000 complete consumer ready portable charging stations by June 2018. The project will be divided into four parts: 1) Mold making/injection molding; 2) Machining and tooling; 3) Custom Circuit Board Manufacturing and Assembly; and 4) Safety Certification and Testing.