EmpireStateFocus’22 Series: Albany/Capital Region/North CountryAdd to calendar
Shining a Spotlight on New York’s Innovation Regions and their Bio/Med Assets
Thursday, June 16, 2022
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
In northeastern New York, the Capital Region and North County boasts a premier location for bio/med businesses to invest, expand and thrive in a global economy. Home to world-class educational institutions, state-of-the-art R&D and commercialization centers, a high-tech, global business environment, and diverse communities, this region offers it all. Combine that with its famed breathtaking scenic beauty, cultural heritage and exciting recreational opportunities, and you’ve found the perfect place to grow your dream.
We’re pleased to partner with the Center for Economic Growth, the region’s leading economic development agency, as we take a deep dive into this region, its assets, strategic vision and the reasons you should consider locating or investing in it. We’ll introduce you to the individuals and institutions leading the region’s bio/med growth and give you an exclusive look at cutting edge innovators who have chosen to make the Capital Region and the North Country their home.
Featured in this Program:
- Spotlight on semiconductors & nanotechnology - Dave Anderson, NY CREATES
- Workforce development discussion - Michelle Lewis, CBET; Dr. Michael Shea, HVCC; Christine McLear, CEG
- Innovate 518 - Maria Pidgeon, Community & Economic Development
- Curia Global
- University at Albany
- Clarkson University
- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- Cutting-edge innovators from the region!
Upcoming Focus Series Dates:
June 23, 2022 Buffalo/Niagara
June 30, 2022 Syracuse/Central New York/Mohawk Valley
July 7, 2022 Westchester/Hudson Valley
July 14, 2022 Rochester/Finger Lakes