The first day will focus on innovation, joint programs and support programs for small and medium sized companies. Speakers will present funding programs available in New York and North America along with support programs available in the Advanced Electronic clusters in Europe.
The afternoon breakout sessions will feature discussion on Autonomous Operations, Medical Applications, Smart City Initiatives and Advanced Electronics. Each session will begin with round robin intros followed by perspectives from University programs, major corporate efforts, government labs or funded programs and an SME from North America and Europe wrapped up by a panel discussion.
|8:30 - 12:40||
Keynotes & Regional Support Programs NY State
|1:40 - 4:30||
|5:00 - 7:00||
SME Poster Session & NY Beer Reception
The second day is all about building relationships through pitches and pre-scheduled meetings.
If activated, you can send and receive bilateral meetings requests. Booking will be opened September 11th 2017.
|8:30 - 12:30||
Company Pitches and VC Presentations
Companies and VCs will have the chance to present themselves in short pitches
|2:00 - 5:00||
B2B and B2VC Meetings
In 30 min meetings, Companies and VCs have the chance to get to know each other
|5:00 - 6:30||
Student Poster Session & Reception
Students of regional universities present their research during a poster session
|8:30 - 11:30||
University & Research Presentations
|11:30 - 12:30||
B2Uni Connection Meetings
|12:30 - 12:45||
|2:30 - 4:30||
Optional site tours (e.g. SUNY Poly, Rensselaer, ..)
|Registration||27 Jul – 4 Oct|
|Meeting Selection||11 Sep – 4 Oct|
|Event||3 Oct – 5 Oct|
|Costs||50$ - 275$ (different booking options)|
Fuller Road 257
Albany, United States