NYU Tandon is Comin’ in Hot for Artificial Intelligence Startups With This VC-Backed Accelerator

The school says the partnership is the first of its kind. But with its center of gravity at NYU Tandon's SoHo-based incubator, will it still be good for the Brooklyn tech scene?

NYU Tandon School of Engineering is making a power play into the artificial intelligence space by doing something that no university has done before, according to dean Katepalli Sreenivasan: partner with a venture capital firm to launch an accelerator.

On Wednesday morning, at NYU Tandon’s Data Future Lab incubator on Varick Street in SoHo, Sreenivasan announced the launch of the AI NexusLab, a four-month program for AI startups. 

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