Cross the bridge. Change the world.

Your connection to exciting federal initiatives.

Massachusetts has a highly educated workforce, world class universities, and cutting edge companies. Meanwhile, federal government agencies are launching initiatives to make the world safer, healthier, and stronger. Now, through the Mass Innovation Bridge (MIB), all these elements can work together. With support from the Baker-Polito Administration, the

Innovation Bridge connects local businesses, non-profits, and academic institutions with federal opportunities

. Through opportunity identification and matching, technical exchanges, educational resources, networking events, and ongoing support, MIB helps you make the most of every opportunity.
The resources of MassDevelopment & MITRE on your side.
MassDevelopment and MITRE created the Mass Innovation Bridge. MassDevelopment is the state's quasi-governmental economic development and finance agency. MITRE is a not-for-profit organization, chartered to work in the public interest, that operates research and development centers sponsored by the federal government.
The types of projects we connect you to:
  • Advanced Manufacturing

  • Cyber Security

  • Data Analytics

  • Enterprise IT

  • Healthcare

  • Life Sciences

  • Robotics and Automation

  • And more
Through our relationships with local and federal agencies, we assess and identify federal agency challenges and programs that are relevant to your company or institution.
Through one-on-one meetings, fora, and technology exchanges, we connect local businesses or academic teams with federal agencies to facilitate relationships, create opportunities, and increase your visibility.
Using local federally funded labs and expertise, we help evaluate potential emerging solutions to ensure they meet federal needs.
Through seminars, workshops, and online resources, we educate local entrepreneurs and other participants on how to do business with the federal government.
Optimize Your Opportunity at the CIC
Through the Mass Innovation Bridge, you'll have access to the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC).

Located in downtown Boston, the MIB is a state-of-the-art facility designed for collaborating, brainstorming, planning, and evaluating

. The MIB also hosts workshops, fora, and networking events at the CIC for participants interested in advancing their knowledge and learning how to work with the federal government.
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Massachusetts Innovation Bridge
50 Milk Street, 16th Floor
Boston, MA 02109