Innovation Day (1)

Innovation Day

April 21, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Innovative Technology Complex
85 Murray Hill Rd
Vestal, NY 13850
Binghamton University
Innovation Day @ Innovative Technology Complex | Vestal | New York | United States

This event has been postponed. The Shark Tank event for students is still happening. 

In conjunction with the Alumni Association and the Fleishman Career Development Center, The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Partnerships office presents Innovation Day on Friday, April 21 beginning at 8:30 a.m.

We will hear from experts on the importance of innovation districts and the best practices from one of the most successful cities in the country, Chattanooga, TN.

A Shark Tank style event will follow. Students have the opportunity to win up to $10,000 in seed investments as well the possibility of personal investments from local “sharks”.

We will finish the day with an “Ask the Entrepreneurs” panel, a start up expo and reception!

Adam Flint

Adam Flint is Southern Tier (NY) Solar Works Program Manager at the Binghamton Regional Sustainability Coalition, which he co-founded in 2008. From 2011-2013, he ran the Energy Leadership Program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County, where he coordinated the Southern Tier Green Jobs Green New York program. He has worked as an educator in the Southern Tier for more than twenty years, including posts as Assistant Professor of Sociology at Hartwick College and as lecturer in Environmental Studies at Binghamton University. Adam co-founded the NY Energy Democracy Alliance, serves on the steering committee, and coordinates COSHARE, the Community Owned Shared Renewables Working Group. He also works on NY State energy policy with a focus on the ‘Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)’ proceeding, He is also a founding member of the Tier Energy Network of the Southern Tier.