Our History


CASE has been a designated New York State Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) for more than 31 years, bringing together traditional academic strengths in research and education to promote strong university-industry interaction and generate positive economic impact across New York State and beyond. CASE works with over 60 companies nationwide, leveraging nealy $1M in annual state investment with required $1.25M matching funds from industry. The Center’s total economic impact, as measured by the state over the last 20 years has been over $500M (20% State, 40% Corporate, and 40% Federal).