New York City and New York State Incentives for Startups!
New York State has launched START-UP NY, Governor Cuomo’s tax free zone for new and expanding businesses to operate 100% tax-free for 10 years: no business, corporate, state or local taxes, sales and property taxes or franchise fees. Innovate NY Fund has been created to fund NY State ventures. NYC has multiple business incentives for startups.
The Future of Work: How the New Order of Business Will Shape Your Organization, Your Management Style, and Your Life
Professor Malone states that we are in the early stages of a revolution in business that may ultimately be as profound as the American and the French revolutions in the late 1700s. Like the democratic revolution that changed the role of government, the revolution in business will lead to a world where people have more freedom, a world in which more and more people are at the center of their own organizations and will enjoy greater decision making capacity.
The Augmented Self — From Gucci to Google: Wearable Technology
Wearable technology is touching all aspects of fashion and function as computing integrates with the human body. In this forum we’ll touch on the design aspects that critical for mass consumer adoption of wearable technology. Additionally, we’ll look at the possibilities of improving health care delivery using new technologies like Google Glass. Finally, issues of usability will be addressed, as these inevitably arise.
Jason Pontin presents MIT Technology Review's 50 Smartest Companies 2014
MIT Technology Review published its annual 50 Smartest Companies list, highlighting the world’s most innovative technology companies.
Healthcare Venture Capital Corporate vs. Traditional VCs
Join the MIT Enterprise Forum as we hear from a panel of venture capitalists who will discuss the differences between corporate and traditional venture capital funds, the way in which they source and structure investments
Innovation Series Opportunities Away from the Crowd
The March Innovation Series had two startup CEOs talking about their companies that are definitely not in the mainstream innovation tracks. This is a sixteen minute sample of the over hour long conversation.
Knowledge Banking for a Connected World
Francisco Gonzalez, President and CEO of BBVA presents the book "Change: 19 Key Essays on How the Internet is Changing our Lives" and sets out his ideas on how the financial industry will have to transform and why banks will have to adapt to a "knowledge banking" model.
Innovation Seres Event - What's New in Innovation?
What happens when you put together the best minds, tackling the most challenging dilemmas of our times? What if you could hear first hand the radically new ways to rethink global issues, dynamic product strategy, disruptive business models, new team dynamics and inventive go-to-market strategies? Our stellar panel has been re-thinking global issues, dynamic product strategies, and inventive go-to-market strategies? This is a twenty minute video sample of the over 1.5 hour event.
MIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest 2013-2014 Chapter Highlights
An active chapter since 1984, MIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest's mission is to inspire, connect, and educate entrepreneurs in the Puget Sound technology and business community. We cater to the needs of local entrepreneurs, business leaders, technologists, venture capitalists, angel investors, financiers, MIT alumni, and service providers.
Startup Showcase: Innovations in Digital Media
Together with our audience, our distinguished panel of leading venture capitalists will be critiquing the various presentations.