AT&T Tech Valley Civic App Challenge Check-In & Open Day of Hacking Event

  What: A “Check-in” and open day of hacking for the AT&T Tech Valley Civic App Challenge. This event is designed to provide a chance to learn more about the AT&T Tech Valley Civic App Challenge and to offer an opportunity to ask questions, pitch civic app ideas, look for a team to join, network, […]

The “Unspoken Rules” of Chinese Business

Time: 7:30 – 9 a.m. Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber office, 5 Computer Drive South, Albany Successful businesses in China is easier said than done. The Socialist Market Economy has distinctive cultural practices and etiquette expectations which must be met.  By following the “unspoken rules,” an American businessperson can establish relationships that will make business in China […]

April Venture BPlan Series

The Venture Bplan Series is a collaboration of the Center for Economic Growth (CEG) and Rensselaer’s Emerging Ventures Ecosystem (EVE). This regularly-scheduled forum at RPI’s Heffner Alumni House is designed for entrepreneurs to get visibility to the region’s angel and institutional investors, business service providers, advisors, students, faculty, alumni and the early stage business community. […]

Putting Careers in Education Panel Discussion

  School-Business Partnerships Building Skills and a 21st Century Workforce Tuesday, April 28, 2014  |  8:00 AM – 10:30 AM The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center 660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211 (directions) Complimentary continental breakfast will be served REGISTER HERE The Center for Economic Growth and the Greater Capital Region Workforce Investment Boards […]

SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference

Dates: May 3-6, 2015 Location: Saratoga Hilton About: For over 25 years, ASMC has been a leading international technical conference for exploring solutions to improve the collective microelectronics manufacturing expertise. Solving the challenges presented by semiconductor manufacturing is an ongoing collaborative effort by users, device makers, equipment and materials suppliers and academia. ASMC provides an […]

Tech Valley Business Hall of Fame Dinner

Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2015 Location: Albany Marriott |189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY Reception | 5:00PM Dinner Seating | 5:50PM Register here 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees        James A. Clark, Jr. (1931-2013) Executive Vice President Armory Auto Group Hugh A. Johnson Chairman & Chief Investment Officer Hugh Johnson Advisors George M. Philip […]

AT&T Tech Valley Civic App Challenge

The AT&T Tech Valley Civic App Challenge is a two-month  “virtual hackathon” for Tech Valley software developers, coders, innovative thinkers, designers, artists, and entrepreneurs to leverage data to create intuitive and novel mobile apps that address social and civic issues in the Tech Valley region. Submissions Due Online: *Friday, May 1st -11:59 PM* Demo & […]


**NY ♥ Nanotech will co-sponsor the event with Marcy NanoCenter** Dates: May 19-22, 2015 The ConFab is a global conference and business meeting where executives from Semiconductor equipment and material suppliers meet privately with key decision makers from Semiconductor manufacturers to discuss current business and technology issues and collaborate on future strategic development in device […]

The Middle East is Open for Business

Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm Location: Albany-Colonie Chamber office | 5 Computer Drive South, Albany Cost: $35 | Register online or call 518.431.1400 About: Don’t put the brakes on the idea of doing business in the Middle East just because of what you may hear in the news. The Middle East is a region of great […]

New York State High School Business Plan Competition

Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm Location: Siena College About: The Center for Economic Growth will be presenting the 2015 NYS High School Business Plan Competition which provides an opportunity for teams of entrepreneurial high school students to express ideas in an educationally competitive environment. To enter the competition, each student team must develop a unique, innovative […]

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