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UVC Photo Gallery

Serial entrepreneur will meet with 12 startups on upstate New York tech tour
SciTech Panel at LeMoyne College
Steve Raines - UNY50 Leadership Network
Become a UVC Community Connector
Ryan Miller @ 2015 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards
13th Annual Frank Fernandez Dinner at Le Moyne College
Ecovative Founder at Cornell
Syracuse CoWorks Members
NEXUS-NY Judges
The Thrive Project Team
Oct
24
Tue
Garage Socical 2.0 @ Franklin Plaza
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garage Socical 2.0 @ Franklin Plaza | Troy | New York | United States

Garage Social 2.0 is here! Do not miss the region’s coolest networking social. Live entertainment, food and libations from Franklin Plaza. Leave your ties and blazers at home. Bring your creativity to the party!
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/garage-social-20-tickets-38356666823

Oct
25
Wed
Career Jam @ TEC-SMART
Oct 25 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Attention Local Business Leaders:

On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 local workforce leaders are collaborating to host Career Jam, a one-day hands-on career exploration event for 8th and 9th grade students from local school districts.

Career Jam is a hands-on event designed to engage students and to encourage them to look at careers that are relevant to where we live.

This is a FREE event, including lunch! Please consider showing our students what careers opportunities are available locally by completing the registration form and setting up an interactive booth.

Set-up is the day before the event. TEC-SMART will be open for setup on October 24th from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Please complete the Career Jam Registration Form which will provide the details needed for your participation. Only a limited number of spaces for business participants are available. To ensure students have access to a wide cross section of potential careers, all registrations forms submitted will be reviewed for final approval.

If you wish to attend, but are unsure on a hands-on activity, please complete the Registration Form as is; and we will contact you to brainstorm ideas for an activity for the day. (Note that we will be providing FREE morning refreshments and FREE lunch for you and/or your staff.)

We thank you in advance for your help with this great educational opportunity and look forward to seeing you at Career Jam!

This special opportunity to brought to you by The Job Link, BOCES and Saratoga Economic Development Corp.

Oct
28
Sat
2017 Capital Region Google DevFest @ Electric City Innovation Center
Oct 28 all-day
2017 Capital Region Google DevFest @ Electric City Innovation Center | Schenectady | New York | United States

The Capital Region Google Developer Group is proud to host DevFestCR2017 with talks, demos and workshops covering TensorFlow, kubernetes, Pachyderm, ReactJS, Google Assistant, and much more. Please see highlights of our 2016 event here:

This event is geared toward software developers, engineers and architects. Please reach out to gdg.capitalregion.jer@gmail.com with any questions.

We include great technical content and training/workshops, as well as breakfast fare and a full lunch. Expect excellent networking opportunities and interaction with top tech companies in the Capital Region, including Apprenda, CommerceHub, Jahnel Group, Mad Glory, GreyCastle Security, Troy Web Consulting, etc.! Also, meet Google Developer Experts, data science/machine learning experts, and silicon valley and local startups, just to start the list.

If you are in the software industry, or strongly aspire to participate in this industry, and are near the Capital Region of NYS, we want to meet you and bring value to your career.

Don’t delay, space is limited.

Nov
1
Wed
The Business of Beer @ Shmaltz Brewing Company
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This event will bring together members of the investment and business communities from across the region to hear the Shmaltz Brewing Company story with its founder and CEO, Jeremy Cowan.  He’ll have a conversation with a panel of advisors and capital providers on what’s needed to grow and scale his craft beer and contract brewing company.  We’ll shed light on considerations for funding growth for companies with $1-10MM in revenue.

Founded as “a Jewish celebration craft beer” by proprietor Jeremy Cowan, HE’BREW Beer has incorporated quality, community, and shtick since 1996. Shmaltz beers are distributed in over thirty-seven U.S. states, by 40 distributors and in 5,000 retailers across the U.S., Canada, and the United Kingdom.

Schedule
5pm: Registration + networking
6pm: Welcome remarks + program
7pm: Networking
7:30pm: (Members Only)
Brewery tour + tasting + free beer!
Regular tickets are $75.00. Upstate Capital members pay $35, saving over 50%, and get a brewery tour, tasting, and free beer to take home.  Members – please email Bailey for your membership code to register.  All tickets at the door are $75.
Not a member yet? Join Upstate Capital today to receive discounted tickets at this and all Upstate Capital events.  Check out membership benefits.

 

Nov
3
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
10
Fri
Startup Weekend Albany @ The Armory at Sage College
Nov 10 – Nov 12 all-day

Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education. Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

Nov
15
Wed
Fuzehub Commercialization Competition @ The Hilton Albany
Nov 15 – Nov 16 all-day

FuzeHub is proud to debut our first-ever Commercialization Competition—a two-day event in Albany, NY that will feature a pitch competition and high-impact networking opportunities. Join us and help grow the entrepreneurial network here in New York State by helping to launch innovators toward success.  Up to five companies will be awarded $50,000  each for their project.  Finalists announced soon.

Agenda

Registration & Venue

Sponsorship

Finalists & Judges

Who Should Attend

The innovation network is dependent upon a deeply collaborative community—that’s why we’re seeking entrepreneurs, established technologists, and the broader technology community to come and be a part of this special event which aims to foster the growth of early-stage companies.

Join us and help broaden the landscape of opportunity and networking for the startup community throughout New York State.

  • Learn about new resources
  • Grow your startup or company’s exposure
  • Connect with industry leaders
  • Identify growth opportunities for your own business
Nov
16
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!

Nov
28
Tue
VETCON 2017 @ The Desmond Hotel
Nov 28 – Nov 29 all-day

VETCON is a conference series dedicated to the education and professional growth of veterans, through networking with entrepreneurs and industry leaders from every level of American business. Designed to assist veterans in overcoming some of the challenges they face as they transition from service into civilian life.

Nov
30
Thu
SolidWorks Meetup
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The 3D printing syndicate attends the SolidWorks Meetup, Join us! 🙂

Dec
1
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dec
21
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!

Jan
5
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Jan 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jan
18
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!

Feb
2
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Feb
15
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!

Mar
2
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
15
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!

Apr
6
Fri
Official 2600 Meeting
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr
19
Thu
3D Printing Meetup
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contribute to the Monthly Printing Challenge, show off, tell stories- hang out with other 3D Printing enthusiasts!