"Staten Island could be the next frontier for New York tech"


Applications for the Fall 2021 Virtual Cohort are now closed.

At the CSI Tech Incubator we foster a community of tech innovators and entrepreneurs that are seeking to advance and grow their startups.​

We have a robust technological ecosystem with strategic mentors, industry professionals, faculty, sponsors, government leaders and a dedicated tactical team with the mutual goal of supporting and elevating our entrepreneurs.​

Members accepted into our program will benefit from a high touch business development program. Our program will set you apart from all the rest from concept to pitch. We pride ourselves on getting our members to where they need to be for ultimate success!


“Our Economic Development program helps businesses succeed, creates jobs and supports the local community” - John Bruckner, President, National Grid – New York


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University leadership has encouraged us to think beyond corporate solutions and provided us the unique opportunity to adapt our instruments to make a real social impact within an academic setting.

Greg Reynolds


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CSI's summer cohort helped me and my startup on a microscopic level by helping us build a strong stable team from ground-up. Preparing us for both consumer feedback both expected as well unexpected.

Zahra Raja


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I'm excited about the work CSI Incubator is doing to spread tech across NYC. The program has been well organized and the organizers and leaders are enthusiastic about making Staten Island a tech hub. 

Chris Pisarski


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The entire program is so well rounded, it’s helped to transform SportsTrace and fast forward our growth and progress both as a business and with our approach to the market.

Max Montrey



Our Team

Jasmine Cardona
Executive Director
Economic Development, Continuing Studies, & Government Relations
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Sabine Salandy
Program Manager
Tech Talent Pipeline
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Jeffrey Derose
CSI Tech Incubator
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Omar Duran
Career Coach
Tech Talent Pipeline
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Ismael Hasan
Program Coordinator
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“the seeds of an innovation system have been planted by the success of the CSI Tech Incubator”


CUNY Incubator Partners

The CSI Tech Incubator and CUNY Incubator Partners were established through the generous funding of the

New York City Council and the Committee on Technology.

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Our Partners are an integral part of our incubator ecosystem.

To learn about how you can also become a partner, complete our INQUIRY FORM.

The College of Staten Island (CSI) Tech Incubator provides opportunity for technological innovation and is transforming Staten Island into a leading hub for creativity, applied research, entrepreneurship and growth.  We leverage the ecosystems of technology and our academic community on behalf of entrepreneurs, the diverse communities of Staten Island and the College. The CSI Tech Incubator removes obstacles, providing entrepreneurs competitive advantages through mentors, talent, investors and the resources of The City University of New York.  We offer access to the Incubator as a learning and tactical business resource and the ensuing socioeconomic opportunity that the Incubator and the technology sector are igniting.