Buffalo's $5 M Business Plan Competition: Introducing 43North
Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EST)
Join us for our March Commercialization Lecture Series where Guest Speaker, Andrew Pulkrabek, of Launch NY, will discuss Buffalo's $5M Business Plan Competition: Introducing 43North. With $5 million in cash prizes, including a top award of $1 million, six $500,000 awards and four $250,000 awards, 43North is setting out to turn the best new business ideas from around the globe into reality. This ambitious initiative is part of New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s historic pledge of $1 billion in state funding to ignite economic growth in the Buffalo, New York region.
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New York State Center of Excellence Bioinformatics & Life Sciences
The NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences (CBLS) is a hub for life sciences innovation and technology-based economic development. Leveraging our resources, we drive scientific discovery, facilitate collaboration among academia, industry and the public sector. We help companies get the funding they need to thrive, scientists gain access to world-class facilities and create employment and investment opportunities that improve human health.