Week of July 23, 2017

Life Changing Summer High School Eship Showcase
Location: eHub, First Floor Kennedy Hall
Time:  July 28, 10am – 1pm
After a three-week intensive boot camp in entrepreneurship and computer science, come see what our high school class has been working on! Each team will be presenting a 4 minute pitch for an innovative solution they have developed for a problem they care about. There will also be a showcase of personal portfolio websites from the webdev class. Students have been working with LCS instructors and mentors to refine and develop their ideas.
Open to: All

Life Changing Talk with John Alexander
Location
: eHub, First Floor Kennedy Hall
Time:  July 31, 5pm – 7pm
Join the LCL community as we bring in John Alexander ’74, MBA ’76, a founder of the CBORD Group Inc., and has been named Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2012. This is an exclusive peek into LCL’s summer incubator program for Cornell startups which includes the chance to meet our team and companies through dinner afterwards. More info here. Please RSVP to reserve your spot for this FREE event
Open to: All

 


Meetup: Ithaca Web People

Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Time: August 1, 5:30pm – 7pm
Join Ithaca Web People for a Tuesday Tech Talk hosted at Rev. The Web People Meetup is a monthly meetup open for web professionals and enthusiasts featuring interesting presentations, good conversation, snacks and refreshment.
RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/ithaca-web-people/
Open to: All

 

Life Changing Labs Startup Showcase and Final Pitch Competition
Location: Park Atrium in Statler Hall
Time:  August 4, 1pm – 4:30pm
Join Life Changing Labs for an afternoon of entrepreneurial excitement! Summer startup companies from LCL’s incubator program will be showcasing their work from the last eight weeks and competing for a $1000 prize during the pitch competition. This event is open to the entire community and is a great chance to see what innovative startups students and alumni are working on as well as meet the people behind them.
Open to All

 

 

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Time: August 10, 6pm – 8:30pm
Mark your calendar for the culminating event of third year of the #HardwareAccelerator. After working all summer to take their ideas from napkin to prototype, 8 talented teams will present their designs and business plans to the public.
Open to: All

 

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

Week of July 16, 2017

Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) Office Hours at Weil Hall
Location: Weill Hall 404A (enter via the McGovern Center of the 4th floor)
Time: Tuesday, July 18, 1pm – 3pm
Have questions about your intellectual property, and how Cornell can protect it? A CTL licensing staff member will be on hand to assist walk-in inventors with their questions about the patentability of their technology. No appointment needed! http://www.biotech.cornell.edu/cat/events
Open to: All

 

Life Changing Summer High School Eship Showcase
Location: eHub, First Floor Kennedy Hall
Time:  July 28, 10am – 1pm
After a three-week intensive boot camp in entrepreneurship and computer science, come see what our high school class has been working on! Each team will be presenting a 4 minute pitch for an innovative solution they have developed for a problem they care about. There will also be a showcase of personal portfolio websites from the webdev class. Students have been working with LCS instructors and mentors to refine and develop their ideas.
Open to: All

 

Life Changing Talk with John Alexander
Location: eHub, First Floor Kennedy Hall
Time: 
 July 31, 5pm – 7pm
Join the LCL community as we bring in John Alexander ’74, MBA ’76, a founder of the CBORD Group Inc., and has been named Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2012. This is an exclusive peek into LCL’s summer incubator program for Cornell startups which includes the chance to meet our team and companies through dinner afterwards. More info here. Please RSVP to reserve your spot for this FREE event
Open to: All

 

Meetup: Ithaca Web People
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Time: August 1, 5:30pm – 7pm
Join Ithaca Web People for a Tuesday Tech Talk hosted at Rev. The Web People Meetup is a monthly meetup open for web professionals and enthusiasts featuring interesting presentations, good conversation, snacks and refreshment.
RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/ithaca-web-people/
Open to: All

 

Life Changing Labs Startup Showcase and Final Pitch Competition
Location: Park Atrium in Statler Hall
Time:  August 4, 1pm – 4:30pm
Join Life Changing Labs for an afternoon of entrepreneurial excitement! Summer startup companies from LCL’s incubator program will be showcasing their work from the last eight weeks and competing for a $1000 prize during the pitch competition. This event is open to the entire community and is a great chance to see what innovative startups students and alumni are working on as well as meet the people behind them.
Open to All

 

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Time: August 10, 6pm – 8:30pm
Mark your calendar for the culminating event of third year of the #HardwareAccelerator. After working all summer to take their ideas from napkin to prototype, 8 talented teams will present their designs and business plans to the public.
Open to: All

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

Week of July 9, 2017

IP Workshop: Commercializing Technology with Frank DeCosta
Time: July 11 @11 AM – 2 PM (lunch provided at 12:15)
Location: Phillips Hall, Room 219
Description: Cornell Engineering alum and international IP Law expert, Frank DeCosta, will lead a free workshop for those interested in safeguarding their inventions and technology. Take advantage of this special opportunity to learn about building your IP portfolio. Brought to you by Cornell’s Engineering Commercialization Fellows program and the Center for Technology Licensing. RSVP here to reserve a spot.
Open to: All

 
 

Veterans’ Entrepreneurship Team of the Southern Tier
Time: July 12 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: IncubatorWorks, 109 Canada Road, Painted Post, NY 14870
Description: Are you a Veteran and would like to start your business or are currently running your business? Come learn what resources are available for Venture entrepreneurs and startups in our region! This free event is open to all Veterans. Register Here!
Open to: Veteran Entrepreneurs
 

 

Meetup: Ithaca Web People
Time: August 1 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Join Ithaca Web People for a Tuesday Tech Talk hosted at Rev. The Web People Meetup is a monthly meetup open for web professionals and enthusiasts featuring interesting presentations, good conversation, snacks and refreshment.
RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/ithaca-web-people/
Open to: All

 

 

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Time: August 10 @ 6:00PM- 8:30 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Mark your calendar for the culminating event of third year of the #HardwareAccelerator. After working all summer to take their ideas from napkin to prototype, 8 talented teams will present their designs and business plans to the public.
Open to: All

 

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Description: The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

 

Week of July 2, 2017

Company Focus: Glen Copack
Time: July 5 @ 6:00PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Harvest Café, Montour NY
Description: Holly Baker, the Director of Community Relations at The Arc of Schuyler will lead an interactive conversation with attendees about their newest project “Glen Copack”.  Feedback and ideas will be solicited and encouraged.  The Arc of Schuyler operates Glen Industries, which is a conglomerate of businesses that provide employment opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism. Holly will be joined by Wendy Shutter, Director of Business Services and Kelly Miller, Director of Glen Industries, who will give a presentation of where this new internal microventure fits into the broader mission of the Arc of Schuyler.
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/company-focus-glen-copack-tickets-35500911181
Open to: All

 

 

Meetup: Ithaca Web People
Time: August 1 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Join Ithaca Web People for a Tuesday Tech Talk hosted at Rev. The Web People Meetup is a monthly meetup open for web professionals and enthusiasts featuring interesting presentations, good conversation, snacks and refreshment.
RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/ithaca-web-people/
Open to: All

 

 

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Time: August 10 @ 6:00PM- 8:30 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Mark your calendar for the culminating event of third year of the #HardwareAccelerator. After working all summer to take their ideas from napkin to prototype, 8 talented teams will present their designs and business plans to the public.
Open to: All

 

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Description: The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

 

 

Week of June 25, 2017

Company Focus: Glen Copack
Time: July 5 @ 6:00PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Harvest Café, Montour NY
Description: Holly Baker, the Director of Community Relations at The Arc of Schuyler will lead an interactive conversation with attendees about their newest project “Glen Copack”.  Feedback and ideas will be solicited and encouraged.  The Arc of Schuyler operates Glen Industries, which is a conglomerate of businesses that provide employment opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism. Holly will be joined by Wendy Shutter, Director of Business Services and Kelly Miller, Director of Glen Industries, who will give a presentation of where this new internal microventure fits into the broader mission of the Arc of Schuyler.
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/company-focus-glen-copack-tickets-35500911181
Open to: All

 

Meetup: Ithaca Web People
Time: August 1 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Join Ithaca Web People for a Tuesday Tech Talk hosted at Rev. The Web People Meetup is a monthly meetup open for web professionals and enthusiasts featuring interesting presentations, good conversation, snacks and refreshment.
RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/ithaca-web-people/
Open to: All

 

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Time: August 10 @ 6:00PM- 8:30 PM
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
Description: Mark your calendar for the culminating event of third year of the #HardwareAccelerator. After working all summer to take their ideas from napkin to prototype, 8 talented teams will present their designs and business plans to the public.
Open to: All

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Description: The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

 

 

Week of June 18, 2017

Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) Office Hours at Weil Hall
Location: Weill Hall 404A (enter via the McGovern Center of the 4th floor)
Time: Tuesday, June 20, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Have questions about your intellectual property, and how Cornell can protect it? A CTL licensing staff member will be on hand to assist walk-in inventors with their questions about the patentability of their technology. No appointment needed! http://www.biotech.cornell.edu/cat/events
Open to: All

 

Startup Tactics: From Accounting to Zoning, Tactical Considerations when Starting a New Company
Location: Oxford Academy and Central School, 50 S Washington Ave. Oxford, NY 13830
Time: June 20, 7:00 – 8:00 PM
What accounting software? Which bank? What happens at a board meeting? What’s the deal with corporate insurance?  Is there such a thing as a standard commercial lease?  Hear and collaborate with Brad Treat, Entrepreneur in Residence with the STSA, with answers to these
questions and other tactical issues that startup entrepreneurs need to know.  The event will conclude with an open microphone session for entrepreneurs, idea people, or anyone who wants to introduce themselves to the group. This event is open to all and no reservation is necessary. For more information, please click here!
Open to: All

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All

 

Week of June 11, 2017

IP & Pizza The Inventor’s Role: Understanding the Tech Transfer Process
Location: Cornell University – Phillips Hall, Room 203
Time: June 14, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Join the Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) for an informative and interactive session that will explore the inventor’s role within the technology transfer process. Our experienced Technology Licensing Officers will share tips and suggestions to make the most of CTL services and how you can help us, help you. To RSVP, email Audriana at alm385@cornell.edu
Open to: All

 

Startup Tactics: From Accounting to Zoning, Tactical Considerations when Starting a New Company
Location: Oxford Academy and Central School, 50 S Washington Ave. Oxford, NY 13830
Time: June 20, 7:00 – 8:00 PM
What accounting software? Which bank? What happens at a board meeting? What’s the deal with corporate insurance?  Is there such a thing as a standard commercial lease?  Hear and collaborate with Brad Treat, Entrepreneur in Residence with the STSA, with answers to these questions and other tactical issues that startup entrepreneurs need to know.  The event will conclude with an open microphone session for entrepreneurs, idea people, or anyone who wants to introduce themselves to the group. This event is open to all and no reservation is necessary. For more information, please click here!
Open to: All

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems ​in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All