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Black Entrepreneurs in Training (BET) Recruitment

116 Upson Hall 124 Hoy Rd., Ithaca, NY

Black Entrepreneurs in Training (BET) at Cornell University is hosting its BET Recruitment Event this Friday, September 10 (6-7 PM ET), in Upson Lounge (Room 116) and encourages students interested in learning more about BET and/or connecting with other Black entrepreneurs to attend. RSVP to attend BET is a community dedicated to inspiring, informing, and initiating the next wave of Black…

IP and Licensing Fundamentals: How and Why to Safeguard Your Technology 

116 Upson Hall 124 Hoy Rd., Ithaca, NY

Having a working knowledge of intellectual property (IP) and licensing is essential for safeguarding your technology and ensuring the long-term success of your commercialization endeavors. The Cornell Engineering Commercialization Fellowship invites the entrepreneurial community to attend IP and Licensing Fundamentals: How and Why to Safeguard Your Technology, a workshop led by Frank DeCosta and Phillip…

Grow-NY Food & Ag Summit 2022

The Oncenter Convention Center 800 South State St, Syracuse, NY, United States

The 2022 Grow-NY Food & Ag Summit is a two-day event showcasing food and ag innovations that have the power to change the path of our industry. The event brings together the top startups from around the globe to pitch their companies and world-class researchers, experts, and partners to discuss and share insight on the…

Black Entrepreneurs in Training (BET) Community Day

eHub Collegetown 409 College Ave, Ithaca

The day’s agenda includes a fireside chat with Jehron Petty ’20, the co-founder of BET and founder and CEO of ColorStack, and Jerry Raphael, CFO of the cybersecurity platform Axonius and former CFO of Stack Overflow, in addition to a panel of student entrepreneurs, an entrepreneurship content session, there will also be introductions to entrepreneurship opportunities at Cornell.   Attendees…

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Workshop: Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset


Learn how to think like a successful startup founder in this introductory workshop. You’ll find out from the experts what it takes to launch a startup that solves real-world problems and addresses customers’ needs. Ken Rother, director of Rev: Ithaca Startup Works and eLab, will lead the workshop and moderate a panel with Stephanie Wisner, co-founder of Centivax, and…

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Workshop: Launching Your Startup


Ready to launch a startup around your innovative idea? Designed to equip aspiring entrepreneurs with the knowledge they need to get a business up and running, this workshop will cover: Corporate legal fundamentals Company formation Assignment of invention Vesting agreements and equity allocation Building and managing boards of directors or advisors What it means to…