CDL-Atlanta is located in Atlanta, Georgia (USA) at Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business. CDL-Atlanta is at the epicenter of commerce and innovation in the southeast US. Bolstered by the strength of the region’s previous successful entrepreneurs and elite researchers from across the Southeast, CDL-Atlanta supports the commercialization of ventures innovating in commerce, logistics, engineering, public health, finance, consumer health, transportation, and more. As Atlanta is home to many of the largest corporate headquarters and is a transportation and logistics hub for the world ventures can gain access to large addressable markets in many industries.

Georgia Tech Scheller College is focused on innovation and technology and the impact evolving technologies have in the global marketplace. CDL offers a unique and proven opportunity for emerging science and technology-based businesses to accelerate their growth and quickly develop from market concept to market impact.

Dr. Maryam Alavi | Dean, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business


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