Three University of Rochester Master’s Students Receive Iberdrola Scholarships

Three recipients of the Iberdrola Scholarship Program for Energy and Environment Postgraduate Studies in the U.S. are currently studying for a master’s degree at the University of Rochester, including  Samuel Steven from Rochester, who is studying for a master’s in optics and technical entrepreneurship and management with a concentration in energy and the environment.


EVENT: “60 Years of Innovation” Brings Together Optics Entrepreneurs

The “60 Years of Innovation” event will celebrate the legacy of optics entrepreneurship at Rochester. More than 100 alumni, faculty, or staff members from the Institute of Optics have started 160 companies over the past 60 years. The event will bring together many of them, or living relatives, for a series of talks and panels.


EVENT: Technology Transfer Expert from Israel Visits the University of Rochester on Faculty Exchange Program

An international expert on technology transfer will visit the University as part of the Farash Entrepreneur-in-Residence Exchange, a faculty exchange program sponsored by the Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation.

Dr. Yoav Medan, visiting scientist at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, founder of Haifa3D and former VP and chief systems architect of InSightec Ltd., will be in Rochester from Sept. 15-26 meeting with faculty from across the University, addressing students and will also give a presentation on “The University, Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship” on Wednesday, Sept. 18 in the evening at the Genesee Valley Club.


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