2019 Business Incubator Association of NYS (BIANYS) Annual Meeting

June 10 - June 11, 2019
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BIANYS Annual Meeting:  June 10 & 11, 2019

BIANYS Registration:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/business-incubator-association-of-nys-annual-meeting-2019-syracuse-tickets-56828234780

Hotel rooms are blocked at discounted rate of $98.00 at The Genesee Grande, 1060 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, available until May 13.  To reserve, ask for the BIANYS UM Biotech rate:  315-476-4212 or reserve at  https://reservations.travelclick.com/96652?groupID=24869323  

Day 1:  Monday, June 10
Incubator/Ecosystem Tours
Opening Program at The Tech Garden - 235 Harrison St., Syracuse, NY

10:00 - Noon, Opportunity Zone Panel Discussion
CNY Biotech Accelerator, Free program held in advance of the BIANYS Annual Conference
RSVP to:  cnybac@upstate.edu

1:00 - 3:00 p.m., BIANYS Member and Ecosystem Tours (Tour information will be provided to registrants in advance of the meeting)
InSourcing Entrepreneurship Works, 1153 West Fayette St., Syracuse, NY
Center for Advanced Systems and Engineering (CASE), 2-212 Center of Science & Technology, Syracuse University
Ichor Therapeutics, 2521 US Route 11, Lafayette, NY
SyracuseCoE, 727 E. Washington St., Syracuse, NY
South Side Innovation Center (SSIC), 2610 South Salina St., Syracuse, NY
TCGplayer.com, 318 S. Clinton St., Syracuse, NY
Digital Hyve, 126 N. Salina St., Syracuse, NY

BIANYS Opening Program, The Tech Garden
Suggested Parking for Tech Garden Opening Program:  Marriott Parking Garage, 100 Harrison Place (located across from The Tech Garden)
3:15 - 4:00 p.m., Sign-In/Networking
4:00 - 5:15 p.m., Keynote:  David Rose, CEO, GUST and Managing Partner, Rose Tech Ventures; Chairman Emeritus, New York Angles
Incubator Managers Best Practice Roundtable, David Rose and Marc Alessi
5:15 - 7:00 p.m.,Reception Opening Comments by Marc Alessi (BIANYS), Rob Simpson (CCEO) and Rick Clonan (The Tech Garden), with tastings provided by InSourcing startups Anything But Beer and Stout Beard Brewing Company

Day 2 - Tuesday, June 11
CNY Biotech Accelerator, 841 E. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY
(Parking is available in lot located directly behind building)

7:30 a.m., Continental Breakfast, Exhibits, Networking
8:15 a.m., Welcome/Introductions
Marc Alessi (Exec Director, BIANYS), Ben Walsh (Syracuse Mayor), Ryan McMahon (Onondaga County Executive), Matt Watson (ESD)
Recognition of Senator Martin J. Golden and Steve Taylor
9:15 a.m., A Successful Collaboration:  Building an Industry, Eric Vinal, Film Commissioner
10:15 a.m., Success Stories from Regional Startups Panel: Moderated by Rick Clonan (The Tech Garden) including panelists Richard Uhlig (Quadrant Biosciences), John Parry (GENIUS NY), Steve VanDeck (Density), Joshua Aviv (SparkCharge), Seth Mulligan (TCG Player)
11:15 a.m., Investment in a Venture, Program and Place Panel:  Moderated by Linda Dickerson Hartsock including panelists Marnie LaVigne (LaunchNY), Rami Katz (Excell Partners), John Hill (Techstars)
12:45 p.m., Keynote:  Chris Heivly (Co-founder of MapQuest and Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Techstars)
1:30 p.m., Program Close



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