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Featured Events

2018 NEXT Conference | Upstate Venture Connect

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
Sep
8
Sat
Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tech Meetup
Saturday, September 8 at 10:00 AM

• What we’ll doWomen in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Gard…

Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop

Saturday, Sep 8, 2018, 10:00 AM

The Tech Garden
235 Harrison Street Syracuse, NY

0 Tech entrepreneurs/innovators Attending

• What we’ll do Women in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Garden! Rather than having an instructor teach a specific topic, these workshops will give you the chance to work on a project or work through an online curriculum at your own pace. Never coded before? N…

Check out this Meetup →

Sep
12
Wed
Funding Roadmap Workshop @ The Tech Garden
Sep 12 @ 11:00 am – 5:30 pm
Funding Roadmap Workshop @ The Tech Garden  | Syracuse | New York | United States

Plan your day around this one-day two-part workshop on funding your business! The workshop is for those at pre-launch to those who are investment ready. Expect exceptional speakers and informative panels.

  1. “Money Meets Startups: Pre-launch and Early Staged Funding”
  2. “Investment for Econonmic Growth: Investment Ready Funding”

The day starts with lunch and ends with a Happy Hour.

A special thanks and recognition to Armory Square Ventures who is sponsoring the event.

Sep
13
Thu
CNY Biotech Accelerator Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm
CNY  Biotech Accelerator Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp @ Syracuse | New York | United States

The Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp – now in its 2nd year – will be held September 13-14 (Workshop I) and and October 18-19 (Workshop II).  

Both workshops will be held at CNY Biotech Accelerator, 841 E. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY.  Over 48 speakers have been confirmed as presenters and panel members from various partner organizations!

Through an Empire State Development grant, we are able to provide a greatly reduced registration fee of $10.00 and waive the registration fee for university students and staff.

Online registration is available at: https://www.upstatefoundation.org/CNYBiotech

Registration is required – beverages and lunch is provided to registered attendees.  Parking is free in the CNY Biotech Accelerator Parking Lot located behind the building.

We hope you will be able to join us this Fall.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at 315-464-9288 if you have any questions.

Sep
19
Wed
Money Smart for Small Business (monthly) @ Syracuse CoWorks
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Developed jointly by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Small Business Administration (SBA), each monthly workshop hosts a new topic that provides a practical guide to starting and managing a small business.

DATES & TOPICS
January 17, 2018
(Is Owning a Business Right For You?)

February 21, 2018
(Planning for a Healthy Business Start-up)

March 21, 2018 
(Banking Services & Credit Reporting Demystified)

April 18, 2018
(Time Management Tips)

May 16, 2018 
(Record-keeping as a Managerial Tool)

June 20, 2018 
(Risk Management & Insurance)

July 18, 2018
(Tax Planning & Reporting)

August 15, 2018
(Selling Your Business & Succession Planning)

September 19, 2018
(Financial Management)

October 17, 2018 
(Managing Cash Flow)

Sep
23
Sun
7th International Building Physics Conference @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm

The International Building Physics Conference (IBPC) is the official international conference series of the International Association of Building Physics (IABP). IBPC will be held in the United States for the first time, on September 23 – 26, 2018, in Syracuse, New York, hosted by Syracuse University and its Syracuse Center of Excellence in Environmental and Energy Systems (SyracuseCoE).

The theme of IBPC2018 is Healthy, Intelligent, and Resilient Buildings and Urban Environments. It will provide a forum for scientific, technological and design exchanges through multiple platforms:

• Presentations of original research and development work and findings

• Demonstrations and exhibitions of innovative green building technologies

• Discussions of future challenges and opportunities

IBPC2018 will kick-off on Sunday, September 23, 2018 with a welcome reception at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown. The technical program will include keynote presentations in plenery sessions, parallel sessions, and poster sessions.

Keynote speakers and parallel sessions will be featured on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. Evening events include a reception and student poster competition at SyracuseCoE headquarters, an iconic LEED Plati-num research testbed, on Monday, September 24, and the conference dinner and entertainment in the Grand Ballroom at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown on Tuesday, September 25. Closing Ceremonies will be held at noon on Wednesday, September 26, followed by a buffet lunch. There will also be a series of post conference events including the International Annex-68 project meeting, campus tours, and other excursions.

Sep
26
Wed
The Future of Food: Food and AgTech Upstate @ Hourigan's Dairy Farm
Sep 26 all-day
The Future of Food: Food and AgTech Upstate @ Hourigan's Dairy Farm | Elbridge | New York | United States

Upstate Capital is hosting an event to highlight the next generation of food and AgTech. This event will bring together members of the business and entrepreneurial communities to meet food-based businesses, see the latest technologies being developed for food and agriculture production, and hear from investors on their strategies in the food and AgTech sector.

The event includes:
– Startup pitches for new products, services and companies
– Conversations with CEOs and investors who focus on food, agriculture and tech
– Tours of working mid-sized dairy operation
– Networking with investors, business leaders, entrepreneurs and people interested in the space from the across the region

Oct
2
Tue
Upstate Unleashed Conference & Venture Ecosystem Awards @ The Oncenter
Oct 2 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Upstate Unleashed Conference & Venture Ecosystem Awards @ The Oncenter | Syracuse | New York | United States

The 4th annual Upstate Unleashed Conference & Awards will be held at The Oncenter in downtown Syracuse, NY – our largest venue to date to accommodate year after year of record breaking attendance. Join us on Tuesday, October 2, 2018!

Featuring Marc Randolph, Co-founder of Netflix!!!
Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor and investor. His career as an entrepreneur spans over four decades, having been the founder of more than six other successful startups, a mentor to hundreds of early-stage entrepreneurs, and an investor in numerous tech ventures. Marc is an alumnus of Hamilton College in Upstate NY.

Agenda Highlights
A new generation of fast-growing companies are rebuilding Upstate NY’s economy. Upstate Unleashed is our region’s premiere event, featuring TED-stye presentations by the CEOs at the helm of these firms. Join more than 400 of Upstate’s entrepreneurial leaders! Early bird tickets and Venture Ecosystem Award nominations will open soon. 2018 Sponsorship opportunities are now available.

Power Networking
Get connected to UVC’s network of experienced entrepreneurs and investors. Sponsorship requests to kathryn@uvc.org

CEO Speakers
Learn from and grow with Upstate NY’s top CEOs building our economy through entrepreneurship.

Ecosystem Awards
Celebrate the entrepreneurial leaders shaping our emerging venture ecosystem.

Oct
13
Sat
Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tech Meetup
Saturday, October 13 at 10:00 AM

• What we’ll doWomen in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Gard…

Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018, 10:00 AM

The Tech Garden
235 Harrison Street Syracuse, NY

0 Tech entrepreneurs/innovators Attending

• What we’ll do Women in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Garden! Rather than having an instructor teach a specific topic, these workshops will give you the chance to work on a project or work through an online curriculum at your own pace. Never coded before? N…

Check out this Meetup →

Oct
17
Wed
Money Smart for Small Business (monthly) @ Syracuse CoWorks
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Developed jointly by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Small Business Administration (SBA), each monthly workshop hosts a new topic that provides a practical guide to starting and managing a small business.

DATES & TOPICS
January 17, 2018
(Is Owning a Business Right For You?)

February 21, 2018
(Planning for a Healthy Business Start-up)

March 21, 2018 
(Banking Services & Credit Reporting Demystified)

April 18, 2018
(Time Management Tips)

May 16, 2018 
(Record-keeping as a Managerial Tool)

June 20, 2018 
(Risk Management & Insurance)

July 18, 2018
(Tax Planning & Reporting)

August 15, 2018
(Selling Your Business & Succession Planning)

September 19, 2018
(Financial Management)

October 17, 2018 
(Managing Cash Flow)

Oct
18
Thu
CNY Biotech Accelerator Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp
Oct 18 @ 8:00 am – Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm
CNY  Biotech Accelerator Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp @ Syracuse | New York | United States

Through an Empire State Development (ESD) NYS Certified Business Incubator Grant, the CNY Biotech Accelerator is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Concept to Commercialization Boot Camp.  This networking and comprehensive education resource for innovators, researchers and entrepreneurs was established through and supported by collaborative partners at CNY Biotech Accelerator, NextCorps (formerly High Tech Rochester) and the Science+Technology Law Center at Syracuse University and is supported by extensive innovation ecosystem partners.  The intent of the Boot Camp is to promote understanding of and build networks for innovative and technology-driven biotech product and service development and commercialization.

Topics include:  product development and testing, risk management, student capstone design assistance, exports, industry collaboration, biotech startups panel discussion, university entrepreneur programs, developing a pitch presentation, incubator programs

Oct
23
Tue
Emerging Technology Showcase
Oct 23 – Oct 24 all-day
Emerging Technology Showcase @ Syracuse | New York | United States

Emerging Technology Showcase at the 2018 NYSTAR Annual Meeting

Manufacturing industries are transforming, and being transformed by, emerging technologies and new advancements in production capabilities. To showcase advances in photonics, robotics, digital manufacturing and more, FuzeHub is hosting an Emerging Technology Showcase in collaboration with Empire State Development’s Division of Science and Innovation (NYSTAR) in Syracuse, NY – a state that is at the forefront of significant R&D in these areas.

The event will feature presentations and discussions with industry, several of the Manufacturing USA institutes, and New York’s state-support innovation assets.

Nov
10
Sat
Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tech Meetup
Saturday, November 10 at 10:00 AM

• What we’ll doWomen in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Gard…

Women in Coding – Monthly Workshop

Saturday, Nov 10, 2018, 10:00 AM

The Tech Garden
235 Harrison Street Syracuse, NY

0 Tech entrepreneurs/innovators Attending

• What we’ll do Women in Coding will be hosting workshop style classes once a month every second Saturday of the month, from 10am-12pm at The Tech Garden! Rather than having an instructor teach a specific topic, these workshops will give you the chance to work on a project or work through an online curriculum at your own pace. Never coded before? N…

Check out this Meetup →

Nov
15
Thu
NEXT Conference @ Holiday Inn Convention Center
Nov 15 all-day
NEXT Conference @ Holiday Inn Convention Center | Liverpool | New York | United States

Now in its fifth year, the NEXT conference focuses on innovation in technology, manufacturing, and biotech. The event brings together fast-track companies, managers, researchers, medical professionals, investors, and entrepreneurs to meet and learn from each other and from global thought leaders and industry experts. The dynamic full-day program boasts two world-class keynotesas well as interactive educational workshops in three concurrent tracks. A Technology Showcase features breakthrough science from university and industry research teams and displays from businesses developing cutting-edge products, giving attendees a unique first-hand look at NEXT generation opportunities, tools, and discoveries. Click here for more information.