Operating since 2014, the internationally recognized West Virginia University LaunchLab Network serves as comprehensive, one-stop innovation and commercialization centers. Located in Morgantown and Beckley, the LaunchLab Network consists of applied innovation centers providing WVU students with a collaborative working environment to create their new ideas.The LaunchLab Network offers hands-on idea development support, education, mentorship, prototyping facilities, resources and connections to help advance innovative entrepreneurs. Learn more about our Applied Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship (IDEA Hub) ecosystem.
As the Applied Innovation Team, we are dedicated to improving the quality of life in WV through innovation.
The mission of the Applied Innovation team is to inspire a mind set and culture of opportunity recognition, innovation, and entrepreneurship through education, collaboration and support for individual and statewide growth and prosperity.
We encourage others to solve problems by designing and applying new solutions.
We assist and support others to see and do things differently in order to discover and adapt innovative solutions.
We provide broad based learning opportunities to promote innovation and prosperity.
We leverage diverse internal and external resources for the benefit of all students, entrepreneurs, and community.