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The Saratoga Forum

August 4-5, 2021

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Invest NY: Women’s Health

September 16, 2021

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Air Force Research Laboratory Executive Director Timothy Sakulich to Keynote

June 29, 2021

Air Force Research Laboratory Executive Director Timothy Sakulich to Keynote

Rome, New York – The Upstate Capital Association of New York and NYSTAR will host Invest NY: Future of Aerospace and Defense at Innovare Advancement Center in Rome, NY from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 8, 2021. The event, which will be conducted in a hybrid in-person and virtual format, and will feature […]

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Invest NY: Future of Food Event Recap

June 11, 2021

Invest NY: Future of Food Event Recap

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On June 10, 2021, Upstate Capital and NYSTAR presented Invest NY: Future of Food  to highlight the food and agtech industry and innovation in Upstate New York. Over 200 members from established food and beverage companies, suppliers, investors, and dealmakers came together with entrepreneurs and startups to participate in the online event.  The event was sponsored by NYSTAR, 29 […]

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