Boston Scientific

Boston Scientific transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, we advance science for life by providing a broad range of high-performance solutions that address unmet patient needs and reduce the cost of healthcare.


gener8tor is a turnkey platform for the creative economy that connects startups, entrepreneurs, artists, investors, universities and corporations. The gener8tor platform includes pre-accelerators, accelerators, corporate programming, conferences and fellowships focused on entrepreneurs, artists and musicians.

gener8tor is a nationally ranked, GOLD-tier accelerator in the U.S. as ranked by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project.

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization committed to clinical practice, education and research, providing expert, comprehensive care to everyone who needs healing. Learn more about Mayo Clinic. Visit the Mayo Clinic News Network

University of Minnesota

Office for Technology Commercialization
Founded in 1851, the University of Minnesota is ranked among the nation's top public research universities. Since 2006, the University has launched more than 120 companies based on U of M research and has raised more than $400 million in startup investment capital. To learn more about our entrepreneurship programs and startups, visit the Office for Technology Commercialization’s Venture Center

Earl E. Bakken Medical Devices Center
The Earl E. Bakken Medical Devices Center (Bakken MDC) at the University of Minnesota is an interdisciplinary program that sits within the Institute for Engineering in Medicine and combines basic research, applied and translational research, education and training, and outreach and public engagement all related to medical devices. The Bakken MDC brings together the University of Minnesota's expertise from the College of Science and Engineering and the Academic Health Center (School of DentistryCollege of Veterinary MedicineSchool of NursingCollege of Pharmacy and the Medical School).

Medical Alley Association

Founded in 1984, the Medical Alley Association is the front door to Medical Alley. We ARE the collective voice and expertise of Medical Alley; the strategy, implementation and execution vehicle of the Medical Alley Community. We DELIVER the collective influence, intelligence and interactions that support Medical Alley's global leadership.