Chamber Musicians Get Advice on Tackling Marketplace Challenges

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. VISIT PAGE >>

University of Rochester Previews New Data Visualization Lab

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. VISIT PAGE >>

Classic innovation

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. VISIT PAGE >>

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. VISIT PAGE >>

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. VISIT PAGE >>

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. VISIT PAGE >>