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Biological Energy Wins $250,000

Biological Energy Wins $250,000 »

Sep 18, 2017

On August 16th Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the six winning companies of the 76West Clean Energy Competition. Biological Energy was one of four $250,000 prize winners. Biological Energy specializes in increasing wastewater capacity while reducing energy use. Read More »

RIT well represented at Digital Rochester GREAT Awards Sept. 19

RIT well represented at Digital Rochester GREAT Awards Sept. 19 »

Aug 7, 2017

Rochester Institute of Technology will be well represented at the 2017 Greater Rochester Excellence and Achievements in Technology Awards, presented by Digital Rochester Inc. The awards are Sept. 19 at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. The annual awards recognize and celebrate the Greater Rochester community's entrepreneurial spirit in technological... Read More »

NIAS and SkyOp Partner on Drone Workforce Development Training Program

NIAS and SkyOp Partner on Drone Workforce Development Training Program »

Jul 19, 2017

FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) have entered into a partnership with New York based training and education provider, SkyOp LLC, to offer drone training programs and courseware to the West Coast. Las Vegas will serve as the West Coast affiliate training center to proactively prepare and train the next generation of the workforce to answer future demand for highly specialized drone-enabled employment opportunities. Read More »

July Discovery Event Gives Real-World Advice for Saunders Summer Startup and Syracuse University College of Law Students

July Discovery Event Gives Real-World Advice for Saunders Summer Startup and Syracuse University College of Law Students »

Jul 19, 2017

Venture Creations Incubator hosted a Discovery Event for the Saunders Summer Startup, as well as students from Syracuse University College of Law. Students took a tour of Venture Creations and were given presentations on some of our startup clients such as Council Rock, Empire Medicinals, Positive Science and ThermApperal. Each founder explained their technology and held time for student's questions. Questions targeted each of the startup's specialties, as while as general questions about being a successful startup. Read More »

Venture Creations holds Founders’ Lunch with Syracuse University College of Law and ICIP Consulting

Venture Creations holds Founders’ Lunch with Syracuse University College of Law and ICIP Consulting »

Jul 17, 2017

Venture Creations Incubator held their monthly founders’ lunch to discuss how consulting can be advantageous to being a successful startup. This lunch was led by speakers, Syracuse University College of Law and ICIP Consulting’s, Jack Rudnick and Laila Kobrossy Audi. In this presentation they discuss the different services between Syracuse University College of Law and ICIP Consulting. Read More »

MicroEra Power a finalist for clean energy competition

MicroEra Power a finalist for clean energy competition »

Jul 13, 2017

A local startup is one of eight finalists selected for the $2.5 million 76West Clean Energy Competition in the Southern Tier, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday. The competition is in its second year. MicroEra Power LLC is a Rochester startup focused on commercializing ultra-efficient stationary power generation for commercial customers. The company will compete for six awards that total $2.5 million. Read More »

RIT Innovators use technology

RIT Innovators use technology »

Jul 11, 2017

MotionSavvy, based in RIT's business incubator, Venture Creations, hopes to get a chunk of the emerging technology access market. Another RIT access technology startup at Venture Creations is ThermApparel— the UnderCool vest — designed for people with multiple sclerosis and other neurological diseases who encounter additional difficulties in hot weather and can become reluctant to go outdoors. Read More »

Venture Creations company, Token puts Cybersecurity---at your fingertips

Venture Creations company, Token puts Cybersecurity---at your fingertips »

Jul 3, 2017

Former RIT students' device joins growing market for wearable items Read More »

Token has made one ring to rule all your passwords, payments and physical access

Token has made one ring to rule all your passwords, payments and physical access »

Jun 27, 2017

The ring has long been the shape of wearable dreams. Logbar tried it as an all-in-one device that would be the gesture-controlling center of your digital world; Nimb used it as a subtle panic alert device; Ringly has mastered the sleek form-meets-function subtleties of a good wearable. Read More »

Dubai Students Visit Venture Creations Incubator

Dubai Students Visit Venture Creations Incubator »

May 18, 2017

On May 18th, Venture Creations hosted a tour and speaker event for visiting Dubai students. Coordinated by Greg Van Laeken, RIT's Business Manager for Global Operations, the students were introduced to Venture Creations by Director, Rich Notargiacomo and interacted with guest speakers from current and graduated VCI companies: Greg Westbrook, Clearcove; David Chauncey, Council Rock; and Ron Pettingill, Motion Savvy. Read More »

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