As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.
April 9, 2014 Emerson Suites, Ithaca College
The 2014 Upstate NY TechCareer Connection featured experienced panelists who shared their advice on finding a career in science and technology and an exhibitor session with STEM companies from a 15-county region in Upstate New York. Companies and attendees networked with one another and learned what Upstate NY has to offer in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields.
Tech Carreer Connection Agenda
1:00pm - 1:30pm:
1:30pm - 2:00pm:
Keynote Speaker, Patrick Ambron, CEO of BrandYourself.com
Panel Presentations, choose a panel to attend!
Panel 1: How to Land a Job
- Amber Alpizar, Global Human Resources Manager, Quintiles
- Christine Hannon, Plant Manager, Albany International
- Tammy Hillman, Recruiter, Chobani
- Mary Kay Marks, Recruiting Manager, CBORD
Panel 2: Branching Out with Your Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) Degree
- Ron Crawford, Engineering Leadership Development Program, Lockheed Martin
- Dan Frank, Senior Sales Rep, VWR Internationa
- Yihua Lee, Team Leader, STCR, Inc.
- Anne Schneiderman, Partner, Harris Beach, LLP
3:00pm - 5:00pm:
Exhibitor and Networking Session
- AT&T Premier Technologies
- Bell and Howell
- BioSpherix, Ltd.
- Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research
- Brand Yourself
- CME Associates
- Colab Coop
- CommSoft, Inc.
- Cummins Inc.
- Curbell Inc.
- Envisage Information Systems
- FTT Manufacturing
- GrammaTech, Inc
- Inficon Inc.
- LaBella Associates
- Manning & Napier Advisors, LLC
- Math & Movement
- MediSked, LLC
- Mettler Toledo Hi-Speed
- NYCM Insurance
- PAR Technology Corporation
- Phoenix Equipment Inc.
- Schneider Packaging Equipment Co., Inc.
- Singlebrook Technology, Inc.
- Sound Wealth Financial Group
- STCR Business Systems, Inc.
- SUNY Cayuga Community College
- Tessy Plastics Corporation
- The CBORD Group, Inc.
- The Raymond Corporation
- Tompkins Trust Company
- Transfinder Corporation
- TRW Automotive
- Vital Vio, Inc.