The Marty Erbaugh (I3) Lab
I3: IDEATE • INNOVATE • INCUBATE
The Marty Erbaugh (i3) Lab
The i3 Lab houses student teams that ideate, innovate and incubate their ventures through a product accelerator program led by LaunchNET and Design Innovation. The product accelerator is designed to help teams advance to the next stage in their startup journey through customer discovery, business development and prototyping.
The entrepreneurial work space features resources, co-working areas and private offices within the Design Innovation Hub at Kent State.
The i3 Lab is currently recruiting teams for Fall 2023. This multi-week program will include workshop opportunities, regular advisory meetings, and mandatory group sessions.
J. Martin (Marty) Erbaugh
This space was created in honor of Marty Erbaugh, an entrepreneur, trustee and longtime advisor of LaunchNET Kent State. Marty was a man of great integrity, kindness and generosity who enjoyed serving God by serving others, particularly those in startup ventures. He was a great mentor and a high achiever, having served as one of LaunchNET's first advisory board members as well as a Burton D. Morgan Foundation Trustee.