CEG 21st Annual Technology Awards
June 29 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Annual Technology Awards celebrate and honor the Capital Region’s most innovative and inspiring companies and individuals whose pioneering and entrepreneurial successes are bettering our communities by strengthening our workforce and creating new jobs and opportunities. The winners are selected by our awards committee, comprised of local technologists, business leaders and entrepreneurs.
Date: Thursday, June 29 | Location: Rivers Casino, Schenectady
Time: Registration – 4:00pm | Awards Ceremony – 4:30pm
Networking Celebration along the Mohawk River – 6:00 – 7:30pm
[ Heavy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails & music by DJ Nick Papa Giorgio ]
Technology Showcase: Explore the world of virtual reality. Meet the SpaceoutVR, Inc. Team and try out their technology!
|Individual Tickets:||Discounted Block (10 Tickets):|
|CEG Investors*: $60||CEG Investors*: $550|
|General Public: $80||General Public: $750|
|Young Professional**: $30||To purchase, please contact Andrea Swank.|
**Special discounted rate for young professionals! Contact Megan Rooney for discount code.**
Robert (Bob) H. Samson, New York State Chief Information Officer, NYS Office of Information Technology Services
In April 2017, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo appointed Robert H. Samson to the position of New York State Chief Information Officer at the NYS Office of Information Technology Services. Prior to this position, Mr. Samson had a rewarding 36-year career with IBM. While at IBM, he served in various leadership positions where he led teams focused on helping governments transform using innovative approaches and technologies. His most recent positions at IBM included serving as the Vice President of the Worldwide Systems and Technology Group, and the General Manager of IBM’s Global Public Sector where he was responsible for IBM’s business with governments, education, healthcare and life sciences industries. Read Full Bio
CONGRATULATIONS, 2017 HONOREES!
- Economic Winner: Bestpass, Inc.
- Lift-Off: United Concierge Medicine
- Technology Innovation: Dumbstruck
- Judges’ Choice for Manufacturing: Regeneron
- Judges’ Choice for Technology: SpaceoutVR
- Technology Trailblazer: Antonio Civitella, President & CEO, Transfinder
- Jeffrey A. Lawrence Lifetime Contributor Award: Craig Skevington, Ph.D., Founder, CEO & President, STEADFastIT
Sponsorships are also available for this event, which attracts hundreds of high-level area professionals in the business & tech sectors to recognize and honor our region’s most innovative and growth-oriented companies and individuals for superior achievements. View 2017 Tech Awards Sponsorship Opportunities. Contact Andrea Swank at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518.465.8975 to secure your sponsorship!