Category: Innovation Review

Experiential Learning in Technology Commercialization

Many programs in New York State share the philosophy that experiential learning opportunities offer a unique and valuable way for students interested in technology commercialization to learn. Because of the “win-win” nature of these programs, an increasing number of research universities in New York offer some sort of experiential learning opportunity.  The… Read More»

Cornell NYC Tech

In December 2010, New York City’s Mayor Bloomberg launched Applied Sciences NYC, an initiative to partner with a top institution to develop a new or expanded applied sciences and engineering campus in New York City. The city would supply land, Roosevelt Island in the East River, up to $100 million capital,… Read More»

Legislative Update

This month’s legislative update comes from the Syracuse University Office of Office of Government and Community Relations with thanks to Diana Napolitano.   The budget was relatively good to higher education, adding $70M in new funds for higher ed. Opportunity programs were increased by about 3%, reversing a five-year trend… Read More»

NYS Events: SmartStart UNYTECH Venture Forum

2013 SmartStart UNYTECH Venture Forum   Marketed and recognized by many East Coast and Mid-Atlantic venture funds as the place to discover new Upstate NY technology companies, the SmartStart UNYTECH Venture Forum is being held in Albany May 15th and 16th. Each year the forum recognizes standout company presentations with Best Business… Read More»

NYS Events: Biotechnology Symposium

2013 Biotechnology Symposium   SUNY-ESF is holding a Biotechnology Symposium on May 16th and 17th in Syracuse. The goal of the symposium is to bring together representatives from industry, scientists, academics and students, as well as other professionals interested in biotechnology in order to develop collaborations and relationships to further advance the… Read More»

NYS Events: NYSSTLC Spring Webcasts

Three webcasts will be offered in May and June.  The first one is Wednesday, May 8th.  Jack Rudnick will discuss industry working with universities.  Don’t miss these informative sessions offered through the ESD/NYSTAR sponsored NYS Science & Technology Law Center. June 19, 12 – 1 John Tracy: US Commercial Service –… Read More»