On June 18th, leaders from many of the Greater Rochester area’s leading innovation organizations came together for a unique and powerful collaboration event, the first of its kind, the Digital Rochester Innovation Jam Session.
Large enterprise, research universities, funding partners, serial entrepreneurs and community supporting organizations were represented at this event. Some of the attendees included: Carestream Health, Rochester Institute of Technology, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Medtech, University of Rochester, RTEmd and New Scale Technologies .
The group met for an afternoon to discuss some of the systemic challenges that inhibit rapid growth of technology innovation and commercialization in our region. The leaders worked in small groups to explore solutions and begin building a framework that will be developed and leveraged over the coming months and years.
RICH BENDIS OF INNOVATION AMERICA MODERATED THE INNOVATION JAM SESSION AND FOUND IT TO BE A UNIQUE AND PRODUCTIVE WAY TO GET BUSY ROCHESTER LEADERS TO FOCUS FOR A FEW HOURS ON WAYS TO ACCELERATE THE GROWTH OF THEIR INNOVATION ECONOMY...........IT WORKED!
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Author: Digital Rochester