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

Week of June 4, 2017

Veterans’ Entrepreneurship Team of the Southern Tier: Marketing Tactics for Startups
Location: IncubatorWorks – 109 Canada Road, Painted Post, 14870
Time: June 7, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Description: Do newspaper and magazine ads work?  How does Google Adwords work? Twitter as a business tool? When do I do a press release? What’s the deal with Instagram?
Hear and collaborate with Brad Treat, Entrepreneur in Residence with the Southern Tier Startup Alliance, with answers to these questions and other marketing tactics that startup entrepreneurs need to know.  The event, at STSA partner IncubatorWorks, will conclude with an open microphone session for entrepreneurs, idea people, or anyone who wants to introduce themselves to the group. Register here to attend for free.
Open to: All

 

Company Focus: Glen Copack
Location: Harvest Café – 224 West Main Street, Montour Falls, NY 14865
Time: June 7, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
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. No RSVP is required for this event – just join the group at Harvest Café!
Open to: All

 


Innovations in Food Systems: Feeding a Growing World – a CTL Partnership Forum

Location: Biotechnology Building, Room G10
Time: Wednesday, June 7, Full-Day Event
The CTL Partnership Forum entitled “Innovations in Food Systems: Feeding a Growing World” will bring together leaders from industry, the investment community, and academia to explore current topics and trends in agriculture and animal production to meet the challenges of feeding 9 billion.
Join us to explore key topics including:
Digital Agriculture
·      Biotechnology in Plants
·      Plant Breeding
·      Microbiome for Food Production Solutions
·      …and much more!
For more information and to register, please visit http://www.ctl.cornell.edu/events/ifs/
Open to: All – Advanced registration is required.

 

Biotechnology to Business: Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) Annual Awardees’ Showcase
Location:  Biotechnology Bldg. G01 
Time:  Friday, June 9th, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Biotechnology Bdg. G01
Every year, Cornell’s Center for Advanced Technology (CAT), funded by NYSTAR, provides grants that support faculty and their New York state industry collaborators to bring a biotechnology closer to the marketplace. The ultimate result is a high-tech product or service that can benefit our local, regional, and/or statewide economy. At this event, each CAT project faculty investigator will share a brief presentation on the progress they’ve made with their industry collaborator in terms of advancing the science, commercial aspects, and economic impacts of their biotechnology. RSVP to mlc247@cornell.edu
Open to: All 

 

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
Description: 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
Description: 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