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smArtapps comes to NYC with eyes set on America’s 35,000 museums

 |  NYCEDC
After working with the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and others, we now aim to bring our innovation to America’s museum visitors

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NYC Venture Fellows Visit with Next Jump

 |  NYCEDC
On February 18, members of the 2016 NYC Venture Fellows class gathered at the headquarters of e-commerce company Next Jump for an afternoon of workshops focused on fostering a productive and innovative company culture.

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Helping Urban Tech Startups Reach the Next Level

 |  NYCEDC
NYCEDC is seeking an operator with a large entrepreneurship network, proven business-development success, and experience with securing and managing real estate to develop and launch the Urban Technology Growth Hub.

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An Inside Look at NYC's Incubators: BXL Business Incubator

 |  NYCEDC
On January 21, BXL Business Incubator celebrated its 2015 launch and rebranding with its new operator, Business Outreach Center, and NYCEDC as its sponsor. Let's meet some of the entrepreneurs who are part of this community.

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2014 NYC BigApps Expands Tech's Reach

 |  NYCEDC
This year's NYC BigApps, the nation's largest municipally-supported civic innovation competition and a flagship program of the NYC tech ecosystem, awarded over $100,000 in prize money to ingenious tech solutions that help solve some of New York City’s most pressing challenges.

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Spotlight on 2014 NYC Next Idea Winner: Senvol

 |  NYCEDC
In April, we announced Senvol as the winner of our fifth annual NYC Next Idea Global New Venture Competition. The Philadelphia-based group is at the forefront of 3D printing and was selected from over 240 teams from 51 countries—the most diverse pool of applicants to date for NYC Next Idea!

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World to NYC Smart and Sustainable Cities Challenge

 |  NYCEDC
World to NYC's Smart and Sustainable Cities Challenge is looking for digitally-enabled technologies that will make cities more intelligent, efficient, and resilient by optimizing use of energy, resources, and the built environment. Have an idea? Applications are open.

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Spotlight on Design Entrepreneurs NYC Winner: Becca McCharen

 |  NYCEDC
Becca McCharen was the grand prize winner of last September's Design Entrepreneurs NYC program (DENYC). She shares more about how being in DENYC helped take her business, Chromat, to the next level.

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Kicking Off Tech Talent Draft, Round 2

 |  NYCEDC
NYC startups are hiring! Over 70 students attended Tech Talent Draft's Startup Panel at Columbia University to learn about the various job opportunities available at top NYC startups.

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Hanging Out With The Entrepreneur At Large

 |  NYCEDC
During yesterday's Virtual Office Hours, NYCEDC’s Entrepreneur at Large Steve Rosenbaum talked about why tech companies should be in NYC and how to “find your peeps.”