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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
Sep
22
Tue
2020 Cybersecurity Assistance Grant @ Virtual Event
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Whether you have a tier one manufacturing contract with the Department of Defense, or you’ve been subcontracted to make gaskets all the way down the supply chain, you will soon be required to meet the standards of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification.

What You’ll Learn:
• What cybersecurity myths have you fallen for?
• What misconceptions may you have?
• How can you be proactive, not reactive?
Our expert speakers will show your company how to begin readying yourself to meet these standards and what resources are available to those who need further assistance making the grade.

This webinar is part one of a five-part series hosted by Mohawk Valley Community College’s Advanced Institute for Manufacturing and FuzeHub.

Sep
24
Thu
NYS Manufacturers: Tips to Implement Safety Measures Without Sacrificing Productivity @ Virtual Event
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Experts in process manufacturing discuss how small and medium-sized manufacturers can affordably make their workplaces safer, with minimal impact to employee morale, productivity, and profitability. Learn about the science behind the methods, so you can make the best decisions for your company.

What you will learn:
• Latest CDC guidelines and how they could impact your company.
• Separating myth from fact.
• 5 ways to use existing technology to make your workplace safer without negative impacts to productivity, morale, or productivity.

Sep
29
Tue
Innovation Asset Showcase @ Virtual Event
Sep 29 @ 8:30 am – Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm

New York State offers unparalleled resources for helping new and existing businesses become more competitive through the use of innovative technologies. Every day, New York State Centers of Excellence, Centers for Advanced Technology, Manufacturing Extension Partnership centers, and high-tech incubators work hand in hand with companies to accelerate technologies, transform production capabilities, and chart the future of strategic and emerging industries. These panel discussions, each focused on a different industry cluster, present many of these innovation assets and the businesses they are collaborating with. Whether you’re a start-up, a technology developer, or an established manufacturer, join us to learn more about how you can leverage the capabilities and expertise supported by Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology & Innovation (NYSTAR).

Oct
16
Fri
Manufacturing Day 2020 @ Virtual Event
Oct 16 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

NYS Manufacturing Day 2020 is an on-line event that will celebrate manufacturers from across New York State and highlight the pathways students can take toward manufacturing careers. By recognizing NYS manufacturers and building awareness of available educational and training opportunities, NYS Manufacturing Day 2020 will benefit companies, community leaders, educators, high school and college students as well as economic development and manufacturing associations from across New York State.

Nov
12
Thu
Upstate Unleashed 2020 @ Online
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Upstate Unleashed 2020 @ Online

We’ll see you in person when the time is right. Stay safe. 

Upstate Venture Connect welcomes you to experience the best celebration of entrepreneurship each year in Upstate NY.

Upstate Unleashed is an annual conference and awards luncheon that brings together innovators in Upstate NY. Founders at the helm of high-growth companies meet active investors; early-stage entrepreneurs connect with community leaders. Together we learn, collaborate and build relationships needed to create a positive impact on our economy.

Unleashed 2020 will be held online.

Sponsorship are also available. View more at uvc.org/unleashed-sponsorship