The Central New York Technology Development Organization (CNYTDO) is a not-for-profit economic development organization that receives support from the New York State Office of Science, Technology and Academic Research (NYSTAR), and the NIST Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP). CNYTDO works directly with technology and manufacturing companies to develop successful business strategies, implement state of the art technologies, assist in the transfer of university-developed technologies, and smooth the transition from start-ups to mature organizations.

Based in Syracuse, CNYTDO offers general business consulting and programs such as Training Within Industry (TWI), Lean Manufacturing Assistance, QuickView Manufacturing Assessment, SBIR Outreach, OSHA training and ExportNY for small to medium-sized businesses in Onondaga, Oswego, Cortland, Madison, and Cayuga counties.