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28 07, 2021

BioEntrepreneurship program to fuel NYS life science startups

By |2021-07-28T14:02:28+00:00July 28th, 2021|New York|0 Comments

Cornell MBA students and life science researchers will be able to immerse themselves in real-world startup projects and get the tools, training and connections to launch their own life science startups through a new certificate program. The BioEntrepreneurship fellowship, offered by the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, will connect participants to life science companies [...]

14 04, 2021

Binghamton University researchers receive $50K from SUNY for Parkinson’s, environmental work

By |2021-04-14T14:08:50+00:00April 14th, 2021|New York, Proof of Concept (POC) Fund, State or Government|0 Comments

SUNY has awarded Binghamton University researchers $50,000 apiece as they work on separate projects. Their research efforts focus on creating a new therapy to provide relief to Parkinson’s patients and help locate abandoned oil and gas wells, the school said in a news release. The SUNY Technology Accelerator Fund — which helps faculty inventors and [...]

24 03, 2021

Cornell AI startup secures $1 million in seed funding 

By |2021-03-24T15:41:20+00:00March 24th, 2021|New Investments/Awards, New York|0 Comments

Iterate Labs, a startup with Cornell beginnings that uses wearable sensors and computer vision to drive factory production and worker safety, has obtained $1 million in seed funding to support the company’s growth. The funding award was led by Monozukuri Ventures, a specialized investor in hardware and manufacturing technology companies, with co-investor Tyson Ventures, the [...]

24 03, 2021

UB incubator gives new push to startup growth

By |2021-03-24T15:39:32+00:00March 24th, 2021|Accelerator/incubator, New York|0 Comments

The University at Buffalo’s new $7 million downtown incubator represents the region’s latest step toward promoting the growth of startups. The incubator consists of four floors inside the Center of Excellence for Bioinformatics and Life Sciences on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. There are sleek new offices for entrepreneurs, along with laboratory space. But the [...]

25 01, 2021

Binghamton University launches energy storage accelerator

By |2021-01-25T09:58:48+00:00January 25th, 2021|New York|0 Comments

Binghamton University and the Koffman Incubator are launching the empowerST Battery Fellowship, a first-of-its-kind R&D and accelerator program for outstanding entrepreneurially-minded scientists to translate their energy storage innovations into ground-breaking market-ready technologies. Over the course of the two-year program, the fellows will receive: Competitive salary; Up to $100,000 total support for their R&D efforts; Technical mentorship under the direction of [...]

13 01, 2021

Cornell startup awarded $600K to improve food safety

By |2021-01-13T14:04:07+00:00January 13th, 2021|New Investments/Awards, New York|0 Comments

Halomine, a Cornell-based startup developing cutting-edge technologies for the sanitation of food processing equipment, has been awarded $600,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), under Phase II of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. One of the primary objectives of the USDA-NIFA program is related to manufacturing [...]

6 01, 2021

Binghamton University awarded SUNY Prepare Innovation Grants to pursue COVID-19 research

By |2021-01-06T09:59:24+00:00January 6th, 2021|New York, State or Government|0 Comments

BINGHAMTON, NY—The State University of New York has awarded grants to three teams at Binghamton University to pursue research projects related to COVID-19 as part of its new Prepare Innovation and Internship Program. “It is a great privilege for our students and faculty to have the opportunity to pursue these projects, which could help protect the [...]

29 10, 2020

UB ventures into funding, invests $250,000 in student-founded startup – University at Buffalo

By |2020-10-29T10:12:33+00:00October 29th, 2020|New York|0 Comments

The modern seatbelt, Google, and the implantable pacemaker are just a few disruptive innovations with origins on university campuses. Every day, students, faculty and researchers at universities around the world invent new technologies and launch startups that could alter the way people live and work, or even save their lives. Could a self-driving boat be [...]

24 09, 2020

Biotech venture wins UB entrepreneurship competition – University at Buffalo

By |2020-09-24T10:20:57+00:00September 24th, 2020|New York|0 Comments

A company that provides immune cell isolation, analysis and storage and offers basic cryopreservation services for healthy clients took first place on Sept. 18 in the University at Buffalo’s Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition (Panasci TEC). James Cooper, MD/PhD student; Joe DiNardo, Daniel Fisher, PhD ’11; Dan Rera, MA ’07, MBA, ’11; Adam [...]

2 09, 2020

Alumni-fueled startups pitch clean-energy solutions | Cornell Chronicle

By |2020-09-02T12:52:18+00:00September 2nd, 2020|Foundation-support, New York|0 Comments

New York’s Southern Tier is getting a jolt of clean-energy innovation, fueled by  Cornell alumni. The fifth annual 76West Clean Energy Competition, held virtually Aug. 18-19, featured three Cornellian-led teams. The pitch competition, supported by Empire State Development and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), aims to generate economic development in the [...]