Get face-to-face with the technology partners, engineers, purchasing agents or investors who can make the difference for your business.

The Meet Up room will only be open from 2 to 5pm on June 26th and June 27th.

To volunteer as a resource or to request a meeting, you must register as an Attendee or as a Demonstrator.

D3 Engineering

Tracks:

  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

We are an engineering services company specializing in real-time signal processing: hardware, software, and algorithms. We develop and produce embedded systems for some of the world’s most innovative technology companies. Our work enables next-generation products for performance-critical applications in medical, industrial, automotive, and defense. Our team is passionate about creating cutting edge embedded systems and are inspired by enabling technologies in real-world applications. They get the best of both worlds; the opportunity to engage in state-of-the-art, large company projects, while working in a small-company atmosphere. Come check out our car and see autonomous technology in action!

Fulcrum Acoustic

Tracks:

  • Music and Sound

Fulcrum Acoustic develops technology and manufactures loudspeakers for the Professional Audio Industry. Our products are installed in major theme parks, sports facilities, performing arts centers and worship facilities world-wide.

Our innovative acoustical designs are married with unique DSP approaches to provide high fidelity, high output, compact solutions addressing the needs of artists, architects and system designers to provide high performance solutions for a wide range of project types.

University of Rochester - Institute of Optics

Tracks:

  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ellen-buck-29561452/

Institute of Optics, University of Rochester; SPIE Student Chapter

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

I am the president of the University of Rochester SPIE Student Chapter. SPIE is the international society for optics and photonics, and as a student chapter we are committed to learning more about the evolving role of light in nature, products, and experiences. My SPIE student cohort are growing experts in lens system design, measurement, and fabrication, photonics, quantum science and quantum engineering, and medical imaging and ophthalmic science. As a graduate student and chapter president I am interested in how all of these fields come together in the newest technology, and I am always looking for speakers to share their career perspectives and current experience in optics with my student chapter. This is a great chance to influence research at the university as well as engage future talent and inspire students to progress career development.

Imaginary Monsters

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Gaming and Interactive Media

We make games and stream live development on Twitch. Look for Halloween Forever (out now) and Abyxsis in the future!

Magnetic Sound

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media

We offer the world's first application of a new technology: resonating sound systems that create tranquil, mantra-like vibrations designed to calm the mind.

These systems use magnetic energy to induce vibrations in metal and wood, fusing traditional instrument design with innovative technology to create deep relaxation sessions the world has never before experienced.

Magnetic Sound® systems have appeared in retreat and hospitality spaces, museums, public spaces, and meditation centers across the United States, Europe, and Asia; and we have launched partnerships with tech companies such as Intel.

We are seeking new relationships in real estate development, hospitality, and coworking spaces.

Apollo Optical Systems, Inc.

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

Apollo Optical Systems Inc (AOS) manufacturers custom precision optical components specializing in Injection Molded Polymer Optics and Single Point Diamond Turning, both in prototype and production volumes. In-house capabilities include Injection Molding, SPDT, extensive metrology, coating, optical/mechanical design and engineering.

VPIphotonics Inc.

Tracks:

  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

VPIphotonics™ sets the industry standard for end-to-end photonic design automation comprising design, analysis and optimization of components, systems and networks.

We provide professional simulation software supporting requirements of active/passive integrated photonics and fiber optics applications, optical transmission system and network applications, as well as cost-optimized equipment configuration.

LMD Power of Light Corp.

Tracks:

  • Department of Defense

LMD Power of Light Corp. has pioneered the development of quantum cascade lasers that emit in the infrared over the past 15 years & has been developing & manufacturing laser-based products for over 25 years. LMD has expertise in hardening & miniaturizing lasers. QCLs can be used for environmental monitoring, remote sensing & defense applications.

Spark Photonics

Tracks:

  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

Spark Photonics is a photonic integrated circuit (PIC) design firm based in the Boston area. Our goal is to help others bring their photonic visions to life by working with leading foundries, software tools, and photonics experts.

University of Rochester

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

Logic Grip

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  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Gaming and Interactive Media

Logic Grip is expanding human-computer interaction through new types of solutions improving on industry-standard VR & AR user experiences. Our target market is VR Gaming, and with our new games and peripheral devices, we create fully immersive experiences to make VR (and AR) more compelling to millions of people. The core value is to create cheap and affordable solutions that have easy entry to market and is easy for content creators to integrate into their existing pipelines.

University at Buffalo - NYS Center of Excellence ~ Materials Informatics

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  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

The Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics (CMI) leverages UB’s cutting edge materials science, big data analytics and advanced manufacturing expertise to drive critical R&D activities that directly impact private sector growth.

Marktech Optoelectronics

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  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

Founded in 1985, Marktech Optoelectronics has built a strong industry pedigree for R&D excellence. As a renowned optoelectronics engineering, design, and test facility, Marktech’s unique core competencies are rooted in its proven capabilities to produce custom LEDs, detector components and assemblies in virtually any-sized quantity. Each Marktech product is designed and manufactured to customer exacting standards and is available with some of the industry’s most competitive lead times. The company’s engineering team also has the necessary full in-house capabilities to perform complete electrical and optical characteristics testing, as well as end-to-end examinations of all optical components, from die level to finished product designs. Marktech is also a Cree Solution Provider for high-brightness LEDs and materials and is a member of AIM Photonics. For more information about Marktech Optoelectronics and its product offerings, visit www.marktechopto.com.

Monroe County Finger Lakes Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)

Tracks:

  • Department of Defense

The Monroe County Finger Lakes PTAC helps businesses, at no cost, sell to the DoD, other federal agencies, state and local governments, and government prime contractors.

Monroe County Finger Lakes PTAC can assist your company as it pursues government contracting opportunities:
•Assess readiness
•Analyze market opportunities
•Assist with registrations and certifications
•Connect with government buyers and prime contractors
•Identify bid leads/bid matching services
•One-on-one counseling
•Proposal development and post award compliance
•Training - workshops & webinars

The Procurement Technical Assistance Program was established to expand the number of business capable of participating in government contracts. This program is administered by DLA's Office of Small Business in cooperation with Monroe County.

Data Ethics

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

Data Ethics is all about people. When searching for a solution to a data related problem, the answer is often sought in an application rather than empowering the person who faces the challenge at hand. Applications are important tools and best serve a person when it best aligns to their needs and those of their team.
​The best data strategy empowers people first.

Center for Integrated Electric Energy Systems

Tracks:

  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

Center for Integrated Electric Energy Systems (CIEES) is supporting industry-academia projects with NY companies, addressing technologies ranging from synthetic fuels to additive manufacturing and energy storage. All of these activities shared one common goal: realizing our vision of Long Island as the ‘Valley’ of renewable energy and smart grid.

VS Energy

Tracks:

  • Department of Defense

VS Energy has developed a first of its kind technology called LightAway, patent pending, which is the first and only lighting control system that integrates existing or new smart building systems to communicate with the occupants through visual identification of the current building status via the overhead lighting. LightAway integrates with a diverse range of facility systems due to its flexibility and customizability. LightAway provides rapid response to life safety issues and does not require human intervention to help direct occupants to a safe egress path. Some issues that the LightAway system responds and adapts to when integrated with existing smart systems are building fire alarms, active shooters signaling, chemical spills or hazardous environmental conditions, and many more.

JML OPTICAL INDUSTRIES

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  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

JML is an industry leader in rapid designing and prototyping for optical lenses and opto-mechanical assemblies. Our glass fabrication specialties include Cylindrical, Aspherical, Spherical and Plano/Flat. JML offers a world class design engineering department, clean room assembly, and a highly technical project support team. We continuously solve optical challenges within the markets of: Aerospace and Defense, Life Science & Medical Devices, Industrial, Semiconductor, Entertainment, & Aerial Imaging.

Rochester Data Science Consortium

The Rochester Data Science Consortium was founded in 2017 by the University of Rochester and Harris Corporation, with funding from New York State and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. Its membership now includes the some of the largest employers in the Finger Lakes region, such as Wegmans and RIT, in addition to new and growing startup companies. Located at NextCorps in the heart of the Rochester Downtown Innovation Zone, the Rochester Data Science Consortium gives businesses and organizations a competitive edge with access to the data science expertise, partners and technologies needed for rapid development and deployment of data-driven solutions. To learn more, please visit www.rocdatascience.org.

NYS Center for Advanced Technology in Nanomaterials and Nanoelectronics, SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

The New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Nanomaterials and Nanoelectronics (CATN2) at SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) and its College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) drives systematic progression in technology transitions, market adoption, skills attainment and entrepreneurial growth by aligning SUNY Poly’s Applied Research Capabilities (SPARC) with industry cooperation partners through each phase in the research, development, & deployment (RD&D) commercialization continuum.

AIM Photonics

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  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

The American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (AIM Photonics), is an industry driven public-private partnership that focuses the nation’s premiere capabilities and expertise to capture critical global manufacturing leadership in a technology that is both essential to National security and positioned to provide a compelling return-on-investment to the U.S. economy. The Institute’s goal is to emulate the dramatic successes experienced by the electronics industry over the past 40 years and transition key lessons, processes, and approaches to the photonic integrated circuit (PIC) industry. AIM Photonics supports Small and Medium Enterprises, providing practical access and technology on-ramps for U.S. industry, government, and academic communities. We are creating a National PIC manufacturing infrastructure, widely accessible and inherently flexible to meet the challenges of the marketplace with practical, innovative solutions.

NTID/RIT

Tracks:

  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging

I am a developmental psychologist, studying cognitive development in deaf and hearing infants. I use eyetracking and behavioral methods to measure visual sensitivity in infants. I am interesting in exploring research ideas for my new laboratory.

AMPrint Center

Tracks:

  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

The AMPrint Center for Advanced Technology is devoted to
advancing New York State’s 3D printing and additive manufacturing
industry. It is the state’s focal point for additive manufacturing
(AM) and multi-functional 3D printing (3DP) research
involving collaborators from industry, government, and academia.

Data Ethics LLC

Tracks:

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Music and Sound
  • Gaming and Interactive Media
  • Optics/Photonics/Imaging
  • Department of Defense

Data Ethics assists organizations such as schools, small businesses, and non-profits with their data analytic needs. We focus on four key points of excellence with regard to promoting a culture of data use:
Data Governance
Data Analytics
Data Privacy
Data Team