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Incubator Visited by the International Visitor Leadership Program

Incubator Visited by the International Visitor Leadership Program »

Oct 23, 2017

October 12, RIT Venture Creations was proud to host the International Visitor Leadership Program in coordination with Rochester Global Connections. The IVLP is a professional exchange program to provide firsthand experience with US Culture and Business. Women in Entrepreneurship from Cambodia, Laos, France, Bosna and Hercegovina, Sierra Leona, and Chile visited to learn more about the Incubator. Read More »

Small Grid Works to Develop  $8.5 Million Dollar Solar Housing Development

Small Grid Works to Develop $8.5 Million Dollar Solar Housing Development »

Oct 19, 2017

VCI Company SmallGrid is playing a major role as project lead in the retooling of an estimated $8.5 million solar-powered housing development near the tunnel that connects downtown to the lake. Read More »

Four companies graduate from RIT's Venture Creations business incubator

Four companies graduate from RIT's Venture Creations business incubator »

Oct 18, 2017

Venture Creations, the business incubator at Rochester Institute of Technology, celebrated the launch of four new businesses at a graduation ceremony Oct. 17. In addition to recognizing the business start-ups, the event featured a networking reception and a keynote address delivered by 2011 RIT graduate Marty Strenczewilk, founder, president and CEO of... Read More »

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 »

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 IP 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 »

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