Today’s marketplace has forced all musicians to become entrepreneurs, none more so than chamber musicians. Next month, some of the music world’s leading innovators will offer their advice on meeting the challenges of today’s music marketplace at a day-long workshop sponsored by the Eastman School of Music as part of the national Chamber Music America conference in New York City.
The University of Rochester has been identified by the journal Nature Biotechnology as one of the top 10 universities in the nation for the impact of its life sciences research.
The University of Rochester has provided an advanced look of its new data visualization lab, one of the centerpieces of its commitment to apply high performance computing and data science approaches to solve scientific problems. The lab creates the immersive visual experience necessary to allow researchers to understand and manipulate large and complex sets of scientific information.
A message from Dean Designate Andrew Ainslie: I am pleased to announce that Ron Goettler, the James N. Doyle, Sr. Professor of Entrepreneurship, has accepted the position of Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Research, succeeding Rajiv Dewan, effective with the coming academic year.
As Jamal Rossi was presented as the new dean of the Eastman School of Music earlier this month, both he and University of Rochester President Joel Seligman highlighted the school’s history. But they also addressed the task of operating in an increasingly changing music world.
On this episode of Startup Insider, we tackle the topic of what entrepreneurs should know about university technology transfer.
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.
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.
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.
The Simon School of Business and the Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Rochester were co-hosts to Rochester-area high school students that are participating in the Urban League’s Summer for Opportunities Program (SOOP).