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You’re invited to the 1st Annual Pitch Program for the Upstate MIND Medical Device Innovation Challenge. Pitches will start at 9 a.m. with a light reception to follow.
Upstate MIND MDIC Participants:
One Stone Tech
Costello Prosthetic Warmers
I-SEE Loyal Tech
Participants will pitch to an audience of investors, entrepreneurs and innovation support organizations. The program is free, and there is free parking available at the CNY Biotech Accelerator parking lot (located behind the building).
Can’t make it in person? Use Zoom to watch the pitches online >
The 2018 Upstate MIND MDIC Application is now available online. New in 2018 is virtual participation. Applications are due by June 15, 2018. The MIND MDIC Review Committee will select participants/teams in late June with a program start of August 1. For questions contact Kathi Durdon at 315-464-9290 or email cnybac@Upstate.edu.
You’re invited to join us for the 2017 Innovation Celebration in Syracuse on December 12, 2017. Learn from and celebrate with companies in Upstate NY that are building from the ground up.
– Pitches from the startups in the drone space graduating from the GENIUS NY Accelerator. These companies have collectively received nearly $3 million in investments to launch and build their innovations in Central New York. View the GENIUS NY teams here.
– Leading experts discuss how building effective boards can make great companies, including national expert Ana Dutra, CEO of The Executives’ Club of Chicago, Marc Viggiano from Saab Sensis and Somak Chattopadyay of Armory Square Ventures (more details on speakers below).
– Great networking at Upstate Capital’s Holiday Party with investors and business leaders from across the state
Board members can bring value to any company, and it’s never too early (or late) to build and engage a Board of Directors. Great corporate governance with a strong board of directors can make a tremendous difference in how a business evolves.
Join us for the entrepreneurial event of the year at WISE Symposium. WISE (Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship) is synonymous with entrepreneurial excellence and has grown to become the premier event not only for up-and-coming entrepreneurs, but for anyone active in the business community — including corporate leaders, aspiring business owners, people interested in professional development and networking, and those with ventures at any stage of growth!
Ticket includes a continental breakfast to start off your day, lunch, and a cocktail party.
Check out the WISE Women’s Business Center website for Agenda and more details.
The Jefferson Clinton is the official hotel for WISE Symposium speakers and attendees, offering a special rate of $139/night. To book your room, call (315) 452 0500.
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.