Week of August 13 , 2017

Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) Office Hours at Weil Hall
Location: Weill Hall 421
Time: Tuesday, August 15, 1 – 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

 

Breaking Down the Silos – August
Location: Koffman Southern Tier Incubator
Time: August 15, 5 – 7pm
Binghamton University is partnering with The Agency, SUNY Broome, Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Development Center, Entrepreneur’s Alliance, SCORE and City of Binghamton to break down the silos and support the region’s entrepreneurial eco-system. Come network with local professionals! More information here.
Open to: All

 

 

Apply to the NSF I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell
Location: Online
The deadline to RSVP for the UNY I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell (taking place September 15th – 29th) is coming up. NSF I-Corps Short Courses are for university researchers interested in exploring the market potential of their work and learning entrepreneurial skills. While exploring your current project, you’ll learn to apply the same process to other technologies The Short Course features lecture and group breakout work in person, followed by two weeks of remote sessions. At the end of the two weeks, teams present findings at an in-person wrap-up. Apply at  unyicorps.org/attend-a-short-course
Open to: All

 

 

Apply to Cornell eLab for the 2017-18 School Year
Location: Online
Time: Monday, September 25, 11:59pm (Deadline)
Applications for Cornell eLab are open. eLab is an accelerator program for Cornell student startups. Startups receive weekly one-on-one mentorship from seasoned entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship professors over a year-long program featuring 5 intensive bootcamps, eLab alum advisors, course credit, $5,000 toward their business, and access to a network of resources. eLab is not for theory; it is for launching real businesses. Apply at elabstartup.com/apply/
Open to: Cornell Students

 

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Locationhttp://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 August 6 , 2017

Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day
Location: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works, 314 E State St, Ithaca
Time: August 10, 6:00 – 8:30 PM
Rev: Ithaca Startup Works presents the third annual Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day – a free event for the entire community. Rev Hardware Accelerator teams have spent 11 weeks working to move their product ideas from concept to prototype. Each team received support from Rev mentors and technical instructors throughout the summer, and they’ve refined their concepts while also validating their business ideas with potential customers. From small-scale indoor gardening to pet care, from honeybee health to monitoring protected lands, the teams have crafted an impressive array of product ideas and business models. We’re getting excited for Demo Day at Rev!
RSVP: http://revithaca.com/event/networkingrev-hardware-demo-day/
Open to: All

 

 

Apply to the NSF I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell
Location: Online
Time: September 15 – 29
The deadline to RSVP for the UNY I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell (taking place September 15th – 29th) is coming up. NSF I-Corps Short Courses are for university researchers interested in exploring the market potential of their work and learning entrepreneurial skills. While exploring your current project, you’ll learn to apply the same process to other technologies The Short Course features lecture and group breakout work in person, followed by two weeks of remote sessions. At the end of the two weeks, teams present findings at an in-person wrap-up. Apply: http://unyicorps.org/attend-a-short-course
Open to: All

 

 

Apply to Cornell eLab for the 2017-18 school year
Location: http://elabstartup.com/apply/
Time: Monday, September 25, 11:59 PM
Applications for Cornell eLab are open. eLab is an accelerator program for Cornell student startups. Startups receive weekly one-on-one mentorship from seasoned entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship professors over a year-long program featuring 5 intensive bootcamps, eLab alum advisors, course credit, $5,000 toward their business, and access to a network of resources. eLab is not for theory; it is for launching real businesses. Apply: http://elabstartup.com/apply/
Open to: All Cornell Students

 

 

GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Locationhttp://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 30, 2017

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
Locationhttp://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 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