About Us

The Griffiss Institute is a STEM Talent + Technology Accelerator.

Changing the world happens when you change your behavior.

The Griffiss Institute meets with, embraces, connects, and builds winners to make that change.

We bring together a dynamic and diverse talent to collaborate on cutting edge tech that solves the most critical issues with global significance, impacting economic growth and increasing our national security.

The Griffiss Institute is an independent non-for-profit entityestablished in 2002.


Our Mission

The Griffiss Institute aims to develop the next generation of STEM talent and defense technologies that will strengthen U.S. national security and create economic opportunity for our region, state and nation.

We elevate TALENT

We empower INNOVATION

We enable EXPERIENCE