Self-Guided Tour of iHQ

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Floor 3

MIT Voxel Lab

Voxel Lab is a music and arts innovation makerspace. This student- and community-run lab offers space and tools for creative work in music, photography, textiles, fashion, and other digital arts.

Student Innovators Lounge

6,500 square feet of open space for meeting, celebrating, collaborating, team-building, drinking coffee, and just hanging out. It’s a great place to host interactive events like socials and networking meetups.

Floor 4

MIT Sandbox Innovation Fund Program

Sandbox Innovation Fund Program provides meaningful seed funding for student-initiated ideas, mentoring from within MIT and from a broad network of committed partners, and tailored educational experiences.

MIT Student Venture Studio

SVS builds community among the student organizations within MIT’s I&E ecosystem—providing a dedicated space for student innovators to meet, host events, collaborate, model inclusive innovation, solve important problems, and be the unified student voice of MIT’s I&E community.

Floor 5

Legatum Center for Development & Entrepreneurship

The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT is a community hub for students, alumni and faculty who seek to accelerate social and economic progress through innovation-driven entrepreneurship.

MIT Alumni Venture Studio

The Alumni Venture Studio serves as a physical anchor and an administrative umbrella to current and proposed programs that support the MIT Alumni venture community.

Floor 6

MIT Office of Innovation

We’re a team of inquisitive, data-obsessed problem-solvers who support the process of innovation—from idea through impact. Through our stewardship of iHQ, we engage & inspire the community that designs, builds, and executes the next generation of world-changing discoveries at MIT.

Mission Innovation X

Using MIT’s “mens et manus” (mind and hand) approach of education for practical application, MIx enables mission-driven organizations and dual-use ventures to better address the world’s greatest challenges through innovation.

New England I-Corps at MIT

I-Corps nurtures and sustains a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output of discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, services, and processes that benefit society.

MIT Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation

The center empowers some of MIT’s most-talented researchers to make a difference in the world by developing innovative technologies in the lab and bringing them to the marketplace in the form of breakthrough products and new companies.

MIT Venture Mentoring Service

VMS is a free and confidential mentoring service for entrepreneurs in the MIT community. We connect entrepreneurs with teams of carefully selected mentors and other services to help turn their ideas into for-profit, for-benefit, or non-profit ventures.


MIT Hacker Reactor

MIT’s newest event space is available to all members of the MIT community for meetings, events, and conferences. Hacker Reactor offers a variety of meeting room arrangements for groups of up to 120 guests.