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More than 500 set to attend Luminate Demo Day June 27th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MORE THAN 500 SET TO ATTEND LUMINATE DEMO DAY JUNE 27th “Light Tomorrow with Today” Showcases 10 Finalists Pitching Their Optics, Photonics, and Imaging Startups ROCHESTER, NY—June 12, 2019 - Luminate's Light Tomorrow With Today event will...

Organic Robotics creates robots with a sense of touch

Via Rochester Business Journal By GINO FANELLI For all of the progress made in the world of robotics, most robots are still a bit clunky. Boston Dynamics is probably most well-known to the regular person nowadays. It’s the producer of the robot dogs and human that...

Opalux reinforces fight against counterfeiting

Via Rochester Business Journal By GINO FANELLI If you’ve had your New York driver’s license renewed in the past six years, you’re holding in your wallet what is considered one of the most secure licenses in the country. Thirty different security features are peppered...

Neuroscience uses optical imaging to map the brain

Via Rochester Business Journal By GINO FANELLI For all of the advancements made in the world of neuroscience, the medical community’s knowledge of the brain is still far from complete. The organ is extremely complex. One hundred billion neurons, each firing signals...

The Luminate wager

Sujatha Ramanujan, like many of the startups she shepherds through the Luminate program, knows first-hand what it means to move into high gear. Ramanujan had only a few months to help launch Luminate, the world’s largest business accelerator in optics, photonics and...