TechSandBox: MetroWest Innovation Hub 

Our Mission:   Deliver the comprehensive resources needed by Innovation-driven enterprises and their entrepreneurs, accelerating success by bringing the ecosystem together, right here in MetroWest.

TechSandBox accelerates innovation in metro495 region

Calling Entrepreneurs (and Intrapreneurs) of Innovation-driven Companies to TechSandBox

Smart people constantly feed their brain and take advantage of the power of 'random collisions' with peers that help move their company forward by attending programs, seminars and networking events. Open to people in companies of all sizes.

Qualified startups call TechSandBox co-working environment home. Resident Entrepreneurs benefit from having meeting space, coffee, wi-fi, A/V and makerspace hardware and software tools worth thousands of dollars, as well as formal Mentors when they desire.

We help you by making connections to an extensive network of  subject matter specialists in a professional environment, right in the Metro495 Arc of Innovation.

Products & Services

Weekly programs:
panels, case studies and workshops for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs across industries, function,
and stage. Open to the public. Discounted or free
for Members.

    Co-working space: where we bring the resources to our resident entrepreneurs.

    Membership: Three levels

    Experts On Site™: advice and mentoring  delivered by topic experts, pro bono.

    Mini Makerspace
    Oscilloscopes, engineering software, server rack, hand tools and more.



    We use Memberclicks CRM system so you'll need to set up a user account.

    *Click here to Join Our
    Mailing List

    *Login to Your Profile HERE

    *Inquiries about becoming a Resident Entrepreneur  (bullpen, coworking) HERE

    *Sign up for

     Annual Membership here

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    Guidestar Silver Listing Non Profit

     *This is so Resident Members can pay their monthly fee

    Software cluster at TechSandBox includes virtualization, cloud, internet of things (IoT), ed tech, mobile and big data From Medical Devices, to Biotech, to Pharma and Cell Biology, to eMR, Life Sciences are one of the biggest and most vibrant sectors at TechSandBox Robotics, advanced manufacturing, sensors, industrial automation, test and measure are important sectors in MetroWest and at TechSandBox  Clean tech, green tech and energy at TechSandBox:  energy, wind, solar, hydro electric, fuel cell, bio fuels, remediation Pail and Shovel Workshops-- deeper dive and more extensive coverage for cross sector topics Monthly networking events for all at TechSandBox in MetroWest  Programs in conjunction with professional associations and educational institutions Join TechSandBox Accelerator MetroWest, Incubator, Coworking, Maker Space, Tech Community  TechSandBox Blog
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      TechSandBox on YouTube Meet several of our entrepreneurs and find out what brings them to base their
    business here.

    Quick Links to Sector & Program Pages

    Programs are held here several times a month for people in companies of all sizes. Meet others interested in business- and technology-side topics. Connections, support and some brain food!

    See the Calendar for schedule. Each page has the link to register.

    FSU on WBZ Weather cancelSNOW: If Framingham State U. cancels its evening classes, we cancel our programs.

    WBUR underwriters = TechSandBox  We support WBUR.
                          Listeners, click here.

    MassCEC Incubate Mass Award TechSandBox


    TechSandBox Awarded MassCEC Incubate Mass Award of $25K -- Announcement Here

    TechSandBox CEO, Barb Finer, named to regional "Power Players" with Kevin O'Sullivan and others by WBJournal

    ‘…our formal journey began at TechSandBox…',
    -- Paul Hayre, Founder, Sano LLC

    The Incubator for Innovation-driven Companies

    Your business is different from the rest: no cookie cutter approach makes sense.
    When you succeed, you will have a significant impact on the economy, the region,
    and even the world. You bring a lot to the table based on your experience.
    That's the type of company at TechSandBox.
    That's what innovation is about.



    Pet Chance TV Digital Content for Pet Owners for Waiting Rooms

    Trilio for Big Data environments

      Neo Technology


      SmartDiiet TechSandBox Resident news and resources about the hot drone sector

      Content Raven content monitoring and management



      Becker College, Worcester, MA

      Tri-Star Design Engineering and Product Development Service

      AAF CPA Sponsor of TechSandBox

      KFR & Associates Business and Go to Market Experts Sponsor TechSandBox


      Morse Barnes-Brown Pendleton sponsors of TechSandBox

      Southfield Properties Sponsors of TechSandBox


      Analog Devices


      UniBank supports TechSandBox welcome to Hopkinton

      & SPONSORS

      SOLIDWORKS, a TechSandBox PartnerSOLIDWORKS, a TechSandBox Partner

      Kendall Mallory Accounting and Database Marketing Services

      Feingold Companies Insurance and More

      Colliers supporters of TechSandBox Life Sciences SIG


      Converge Ventures  formerly Common Angels

      TechSandBox is a Microsoft BizSpark Network Partner

      Optimum Technologies supporter of TechSandBox Life Sciences

       WoBo Marketing Communications Firm

       EMT contract manufacturing and PCB assembly


        MathWorks is generously supporting TechSandBox by providing its suite of software   tools to Resident Entrepreneurs.This includes one year of free access to all MathWorks   products, including full technical support services.


      (c) TechSandBox™ Inc. 105B South Street Hopkinton, MA 01748 508-485-7263. We are a 501(c)(3) non profit.