NYSTAR Defense Diversification Workshop

November 13, 2018 | 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

NYSTAR was awarded funding from the Department of Defense Office of Economic Adjustment for an initiative to increase New York State companies’ competitiveness by assisting defense focused organizations with diversification efforts aimed at making them more resilient to Department of Defense spending fluctuations. As part of this program NYSTAR will be holding a match-maker style event, where defense focused manufacturing organizations meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts in one-on-one consultations.

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AR/VR Initiative 

AR/VR Initiative

October 1, 2018 |9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The University’s AR/VR Initiative hosted a day-long, joint meeting on October 1 with RIT faculty interested in this field. The goal was to help identify potential collaborations and partnerships. Approximately 90 attendees heard pilot project presentations and engaged in break out groups around visual, audio, platform and application aspects of AR/VR.  Contact Professor Mark Bocko if you missed the event and wish to learn more about this initiative.