Company Opportunities

xLab specializes in designing new digital products, services and business models in responsible ways, using emerging technologies such as decentralized architecture, personal data servers, federated machine learning, and decentralized digital identities. We have worked on projects in transportation, insurance, software, government, electronics, data sharing and more. Some of our projects are research-focused; others involve conceptualizing or even building technology for our clients. 

Programs and Activities Value
Prototype Project: Six to eight multidisciplinary students work on a company-specific ethical and responsible digital innovation project or research under faculty supervision and support of industry mentors. 
  • Two to three clearly defined prototype opportunities for ethical and responsible digital innovation including deep user insights, market strength, product expertise, data analytics, and revenue potential
  • Opportunity to see students “in-action” for possible hiring engagements 
Members Day: All day on-campus event for members. Company representatives will meet with their student teams to kick off projects. Other activities include an interactive workshop and xLab career fair. 
  • Hands on engagement with CWRU faculty and students
  • Personalized access to top tech- and design-savvy students from CWRU
  • Networking opportunity with non-competing organizations and CWRU faculty
Digital First Employee Training: Learn the nine elements of the Digital First Maturity Framework and assess what areas your organization needs to develop; Train employees with the skills to develop and support offerings enabled by digital technology
  • Increase your digital maturity and drive ethical and responsible digital innovations
  • Realize value and revenue from digital assets
  • Create value for stakeholders
Deep Dive: Two-day intensive engagement for C-Level and direct reports with faculty members via strategic dialogue and facilitated workshops spearheading the company's digital transformation
  • Full digital strategy roadmap on measurable outcomes in the market such as revenue growth, improving differentiation, decreasing costs and utilizing collected data 
  • Input and evaluation from experts/faculty

Ready to learn more? Read more about past xLab company projects. Contact our team at to set up a meeting and learn how xLab can help you with your organization’s digital initiatives.