Finding that job or company that launches your career is just as important as discovering your favorite restaurant or next selfie spot when designing your life after college.
With health and safety as our top priority, this in-person event has been postponed until 2020-2021. So since you can’t do Live + Work, Buffalo IRL, we’re bringing it to you… virtually!
For updates, information, and FAQs regarding UB's response to COVID-19, visit: buffalo.edu/coronavirus
Two inspiring webcasts, highlighting the thriving tech and startup scene in Buffalo.
1 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Buffalo is one of the 52 Places To Go on the New York Times' list of top world destinations-- the second Most Booming Startup Ecosystem according to Entrepreneur.com.
One of the 52 Places To Go on the New York Times' list of top world destinations.
2nd Most Booming Startup Ecosystem according to Entrepreneur.com.
Buffalo named one of the 10 Happiest Cities To Work In (Forbes).
Buffalo is one of the 25 Best Affordable Places to Live (U.S. News & World Report).
Ranked No. 3 on America's Favorite Cities for Food list (Travel + Leisure).
100+ area festivals every year celebrating everything from jazz to gnomes.
Voted America's No. 1 Friendliest City by Travel + Leisure readers.
Chosen to be America's No. 1 Best Places for a Fresh Start (Lending Tree).
Don't ask if Buffalo is right for you, but are you right for Buffalo.
Thinking about startups? Then it's time to show off your skills and discover potential jobs and internships at 5+ growing Buffalo startups. At the virtual Startup Alley, startup-lead challenges, co-created with Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars, will give you a taste of the Buffalo startup culture.
Once registered for the virtual Startup Alley, fill out your interest profile on Mixtroz by 5:55 p.m. on Monday, April 20. Based on your interests, you will be notified what Startup Alley Challenge (see below) you will work on + meet your team at 6 p.m. on April 20 in Mixtroz.
On April 22, join the virtual Startup Alley zoom meeting with your challenge team and two startup reps to help solve your challenge together.
From a coding perspective, how can CloudInsyte optimize their customer-facing website to increase engagement and offer additional digital interactivity for their clients in the future?
How can we better leverage and analyze our social media strategy to:
In what ways could Strayos pivot its imaging and analytics platform to help map, track, and curb community spread of COVID-19?
In what ways can Talking Pictures leverage PixStori to document our “new normal” in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak?
Help TROVE create a big data technical interview exercise to be implemented in their hiring process that would showcase an applicant’s critical thinking skills.
Ready to experience the #1 Favorite City, according to Travel & Leisure? Get on the invite list.
1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. – Live webcast featuring Grit Seed.
2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – “Ask Me Anything” breakout sessions with Raj Suchak from Grit Seed, reps from TechBuffalo and Sarah Cuillo, a current young professional in Buffalo from rprt, using Mixtroz.
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – Live webcast featuring M&T Bank.
4:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. – “Ask Me Anything” breakout sessions with reps from M&T Bank and TechBuffalo, and Sarah Cuillo, a current young professional in Buffalo from rprt, using Mixtroz.
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. – Virtual challenges with Buffalo startup companies