Local Technology News

Identifies Regional I-Corps Short Course emerging at UAlbany for the Capital Region.

Collaboration between SUNY Poly and Global Foundries to foster opportunities to expand knowledge in technologies for semiconductor processing and nanomanufacturing

President of Clarkson University will be the speaker at the April 18, 2019 Luncheon at the Biz Lab in Schenectady.

Upstate Capital Association of New York is hosting an event in Albany to support entrepreneurship in New York.

Highlights that IBM is providing $2 Billion for new Artificial Intelligence Research Hub at
SUNY Poly in Albany.

This item highlights the fact that the Cornell Center for Materials Research has posted information on its spring events

SUNY Poly Research reveals new information on social cures in virtual reality.

FUZEHUB announced manufacturing grants for up to $50,000 will be awarded from the Jeff Lawrence manufacturing fund. Specifies guidelines for the awards.

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Historic Albany Foundation Protects Historic City

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The historic, scenic and artistically creative Capital Region was one of the birth places of the Industrial Revolution in the 19th century. Today it is emerging as a dynamic center of tech innovation and entrepreneurialism. It has in a variety of communities and in diverse sectors including IT, nanotechnology/semiconductors/bio/life sciences and energy security.

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