Nik Rokop

Nik Rokop

Managing Director

About Nik Rokop:

Nik Rokop is the Managing Director of the Jules F. Knapp Entrepreneurship Center at the Illinois Institute of Technology. As a lifelong entrepreneur, advisor to and investor in entrepreneurial ventures, Nik has a passion for creating new businesses and helping others succeed. Nik Rokop is past President & CEO of nLake Technology Partners, a management, business development and technology commercialization group specializing in nanotechnology. Nik has given lectures on entrepreneurship and the impact of nanotechnology at Northwestern University, DePaul University, Illinois Institute of Technology and for organizations such as the National Academy of Sciences, the Economic Development Council and the National Investment Bankers Association. Nik held a Professional Engineer’s license in PA and earned an MDM from IIT’s Institute of Design, a BS in Mathematics from Carnegie Mellon

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