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2018 Awards - Rochester Winners | Upstate Venture Connect

Three of the six winners of this year's Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards hailed from Rochester. Hosted by Upstate Venture Connect, the 2018 Upstate Unleashed Conference brought together over 450 entrepreneurial leaders from across upstate to Syracuse, and featured talks from Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph and CloudCheckr CEO Aaron Newman, among others....

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2018 Unleashed - Winners & Speakers | Upstate Venture Connect

Upstate Venture Connect hosted over 450 entrepreneurs, investors and community leaders at the 2018 Upstate Unleashed Conference and Venture Ecosystem Awards. Guests traveled from Albany, Buffalo, Binghamton, Ithaca, Syracuse, Rochester and Utica to learn, celebrate and connect. This annual event aligns with UVC's mission to create a region-wide startup ecosystem by connecting entrepreneurs to the people and resources needed to build great companies in Upstate...

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By: Maureen Newman, UVC Biomedical Engineering Community Connector Mirroring my thoughts concerning PreSeed Workshop (PSW) Day One, I am a firm believer in the benefits of PSWs and similar start-up weekends after the close of Day Two. HEMO-BOX and its inventor, Courtney Astemborski, made great progress, and the team believes it is worth another 1,000 hours of her time. [caption id="attachment_2802" align="alignleft" width="300" class=" "] Mike Riedlinger...

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By: Maureen Newman, UVC Biomedical Engineering Community Connector [caption id="attachment_2763" align="alignleft" width="300" class=" "] Courtesy of adarzabio.com[/caption] Randolph Henke, PhD, had a strong track record of success in technology development and consulting the day he learned about the concept of Arrayed Imaging Reflectometry (AIR). As an Entrepreneur-In-Residence (EIR) at High Tech Rochester (HTR), Henke was introduced to the technology developed in the laboratory of Benjamin Miller, PhD,...

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