CUNY I-Corps Innovation Lean Bootcamp

The CUNY I-Corps Innovation Lean Bootcamp is accepting applications for the Winter 2020  season to be held in Queens College. The two-week program provides teams with a real world, hands-on learning experience on how to successfully transfer ideas into products and services that benefit society. It utilizes the Lean Startup methodology to get students “out of the building” to conduct […]

What’s Your Big Idea?

STILL TIME TO ENTER   Submit Your idea by December 1st, 2019! PitchFest is a yearly competition which brings together New York City’s best and brightest entrepreneurs to compete for seed investments. The competition is designed to give entrepreneurs a platform to pitch to investors and stakeholders while successfully commercializing their products.   Eligible Tech Enabled Ideas: Energy, Healthcare, Social […]

Three Easy Ways to Start a Conversation

For some people, the thought of walking up to a stranger and starting a casual conversation is panic inducing. It’s a struggle for many of us. Even if the person is a casual acquaintance, it can be awkward. Those uncomfortable with breaking the ice can find themselves crippled in professional settings, especially when it comes to networking. The good news […]

“THE CARDINAL”, A JOURNEY THROUGH FLUSHING

Cornerstone Theater Company Presents The Cardinal, a journey through Flushing in Queens, New York Sophie embarks on a journey through her neighborhood in search of answers to questions about her family and home. Strangers and neighbors offer insights, but not everyone is what they seem. Will she find what she is looking for on the 7 Train? At a picnic […]

How does your business think about cybersecurity?

We know that cybersecurity is becoming increasingly important to organizations of all sizes. Our partners at the Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer, New York City’s Cyber Command, and New York City Economic Development Corporation are conducting research on what small business owners think about cybersecurity. To help us better understand your thoughts, please take 2 minutes to complete […]