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DEMO DAY: Fall 2019 AFRL Commercialization Academy

November 13, 2019: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

DATE: Wednesday, November 13, 2019

TIME: 5:30 – 8:15 pm

PLACE: Griffiss Institute, 725 Daedalian Drive, Rome NY


WHAT: Teams from the current AFRL Commercialization Academy cohort will pitch their startup in cyber security, big data, information systems, and UAS, to a panel of judges and compete to win for $300,000 in prize seed funding provided by IDEA NY! The grand prize of $200,000 will go to the overall winner and $100,000 will go to the runner-up! 

This FREE event will include delicious catered food by Everything But A Pickle and a cash bar by Copper City Brewing.




Here are the six teams that will pitching their startups!

Read more about the teams here!

The AFRL Commercialization Academy is supported by: National GridNYSTEC and M&T Bank
Demo Day is powered by Empire State Development and IDEA NY Mohawk Valley.


November 13, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Griffiss Institute
725 Daedalian Drive
Rome, NY 13441 United States
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