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Capital One Tech Incubator Opens in Diamondback Garage

“Innovation Lab” for computing to strengthen pipeline between students, industry

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The new Capital One Tech Incubator, a partnership between the University of Maryland and the McLean, Va.-based Fortune 500 bank, was unveiled Nov. 20 in the new Diamondback Garage, a startup hub behind the Hotel at the University of Maryland. The 7,500-square-foot facility, part of the $2 billion revitalization of the community around the campus known as Greater College Park, provides cutting-edge research opportunities in machine learning and data science as well as a pipeline of job opportunities for students and new talent for industry.

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