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The Koffman Southern Tier Incubator in downtown Binghamton, NY, is a business incubator offering offices, high-tech labs and co-working spaces to promote collaboration and business growth. Through partnership with Binghamton University and SUNY Broome — programming, mentoring and a host of other resources are provided to promote startup success.


An incubator’s purpose is to offer the necessary resources critical to a developing a business. Within the Koffman are numerous programs which seek to progress startups in areas ranging from clean energy to customer discovery. Monthly events involve the community and provide a venue for learning and connection-making.


Tenant startups (who have office or lab space) and co-working members (who utilize the 10+ common areas) are working hard to make a positive impact on the local community and the world as a whole. The ecosystem fostered by the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator allows innovative startups to thrive. Reach out to see how the Koffman can foster your startup or idea.

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Southern Tier Clean Energy Incubator
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Our NYSERDA-supported clean energy program has over 20 member companies! Learn how it is transforming the energy ecosystem in the Southern Tier

Binghamton Accelerator Program Accepting Applications
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Do you have a unique product or service with the potential to become something big, but don’t know your next steps? If so, this program is for you!

I-Corps Short Course Accepting Applications
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This National Science Foundation -funded set of short courses provides expert guidance and grants to help you discover the needs of your true customer.

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Startup KLAW Looks to pilot their sustainable cement locally

Village of Endicott officials are looking into bringing a glass recycling facility to the area, and now a Binghamton-based startup company is hoping to get involved.

SCI Members Awarded $1M as Finalists in 76West Clean Energy Competition

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced $2.5 million in support to four winners of the 76West Clean Energy Business Competition to advance innovation to lower carbon emissions and spur economic growth in New York State.

Cubed Naturals Produces High-Quality, NY-Made Hemp Products

Cubed Naturals is contributing to Southern Tier New York’s increasing dominance in all things hemp-related, offering CBD products made locally, with a laser focus on quality and transparency.

I-Corps Program Takes Research from the Lab to the Customer

This year, alongside community members, 25 BU students have participated in the program with technologies ranging from student-oriented social networks to cancer testing.

CEO of Member Hemp Company Chronicles Road to Success

The focal point at Castetter Sustainability Group is to help and prepare businesses in the New York state cannabis industry for success, from regulatory analysis to our business development, market analysis and strategic positioning.

“The Incubator Program supplied me with the expert mentors and the physical space to make my product. I started my company a year ago and it is amazing where I am today.”

Kathryn Cherny

Founder, microBELLA Cosmetics

“The commitment and motivation of staff and mentors towards building the business ecosystem is really valuable for the entrepreneurs in this community.”

Katie Doherty

Co-founder of Female Founder School, Startup Summit 2019 Keynote