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WIN CASH! Submit Your Best Tech Ideas at Pitchfest!

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 commercialize their products. This competition kicks off in September, starting with a virtual round and culminating in a final live pitch competition on […]

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Tinker Lab Summer Camp 2018

The Tinker Lab is the key educational program at Lewis H. Latimer House Museum to serve high-quality, innovative hands-on activities treating science and technology as an integral part of the humanities. In the Tinker Lab, participants use an array of technologies such as Scratch, Ev3, and Wedo, and build from scratch using various micro-controllers, proto-boards, and coding programs. The museum sees the […]

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Kick Off Flushing’s World Fair on June 15

A three-day expo showcasing the food and culture of Flushing and the surrounding neighborhoods will be kicking off next month, evoking the spirit of the 1964 World’s Fair with a modern twist that reflects the worldliness of the borough today. Flushing’s World Fair — scheduled for June 15-17 — will feature workshops on how businesses can capitalize on the growing […]

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Enjoy a $5 Gourmet Meal with Your Neighbors!

2017 Greater Flushing Soup This coming Earth Day, April 22, 2017, Queens residents have the opportunity to participate in Queens SOUP, a crowd-funded micro-granting community dinner, hosted by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Inspired by Detroit SOUP, the Chamber raised over $800 for neighborhood improvement projects in 2016 — this spring the program is expanding to fund projects from […]

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Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Camp on Feb 18th

February 18th, 2017, 9am – 3pm                           Location: Monroe College 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue Flushing, NY 11354 Monroe College’s Queen Extension Center is launching its third Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Class that will be taught by senior software engineer Milan Iliev  from Optimum. The first class is free of charge to make […]

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Flushing Launches Tech Boot Camp

Do you have an interest in entering the rapidly growing and lucrative tech sector as a developer, product manager or designer? Are you looking to enhance your tech skills for your own business or for your current company or organization? If so, read on….. Monroe’s Tech Boot Camp has a new Foundation Class beginning Saturday, October 15th 9 a.m. to […]

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Interested in a Tech Career?

Monroe College is hosting a free orientation to launch the Flushing Tech Boot Camp on Saturday, October 1, 2:00pm, at 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, New York.  Members of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce will be eligible for tuition discounts. Monroe College, working in partnership with the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, aims to help meet the growing demand […]

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Chamber Discounts for Tech Bootcamp

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and Monroe College are partnering to bring The Tech Boot Camp to downtown Flushing.  Members of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce are eligible for a $250 tuition discount! As you know, we live today in a global economy driven more and more by tech.  Significant job opportunities are expanding in the tech industry […]