Innovation to Commercialization Program

Take Home Top Prize at this Year's Ag-Enterprise Challenge

Agriculture Innovation to Commercialization (AgI2C) is an initiative of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) to promote innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization in agriculture, natural resources, and environmental sustainability.

AgI2C focuses on:

  • Incubating AGNR student teams to develop and pitch ideas for products and services

  • Offering an intensive Winter Term course for graduate students

  • Developing a learning and doing culture in AGNR academic courses.

AgI2C taps into the University’s strong innovation network that includes the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship in the Robert H. Smith School of Business, the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech) in the A. James Clark School of Engineering, the Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and the Office of Technology Commercialization in the University’s Division of Research.

The AgEnterprise Challenge

Pitch your product and land your share of $5500 in prize money to help develop and scale your business for the marketplace. 

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AgI2C Leadership Committee

View the list of Agi2C Leadership Committee Members


AgI2C Graduate Innovation Course

Get the details on AGNR's graduate level innovation and entrepreneurship course.

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