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BIANYS Annual Conference 2021

Dec 1, 2021, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Location: Virtual Event

BIANYS 2021 Annual Meeting-Virtual

The 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting of the Business Incubator Association of New York State

December 1, 2021  |  1-5pm

After a great deal of internal discussion with our Host Committee, our Board, and our Membership, BIANYS has decided to go all virtual again this year for our Annual Meeting. We will be pushing our scheduled in person meetings back one year - NYC will be June 2022 and Binghamton will be June 2023.

Please join us this December 1st, from 1pm-5pm for our Virtual Annual Meeting. We have lined up a very exciting program.

  • 1pm - Panel 1 - ADVOCATING FOR STARTUPS- We will hear from some of the top lobbyists and professionals that advocate for the top tech and innovation companies in the US on best practices for advocacy for startups and the innovation economy.
  • 2pm - Panel 2 - INNOVATION HOTSPOT ROUNDUP- The leaders of each of the 10 Regional Innovation HotSpots will give us an update on the leading trends and successes in their respective regions of NYS.
  • 3:30pm - Panel 3 - THE HANDBOOK ON BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY INCUBATION/ACCELERATION - We will host a Q and A between our former Executive Director David Hochman, and Dr. Sarfraz Mian from SUNY Oswego who literally wrote the book on technology incubation and acceleration- link to book (spoiler alert- a number of our members have also contributed to the text).
  • 4:15pm - Members Only Official Meeting - Election of Board Members, and official business.