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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Zurich Innovation Championship

Zurich has launched its second Innovation Championship. Are you a startup or entrepreneur with bold thinking and groundbreaking ideas that can help us tackle challenges around climate, health, automation and other issues that are expected to put a strain on the next generation? Applications close on 17 December 2019.
URL: http://bit.ly/332CDuj

Contact Person: Ian Murphy (zurich.innovationchallenge@skild.com)

$350,000 Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge

Cisco has launched a global search for students and recent graduates who use technology for positive social impact. The 4th annual Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge offers $350,000 USD to 14 winners and asks for a 90-second video about the digital technology you created and how it benefits people, society, or the planet. All the details are at cisco.innovationchallenge.com.
URL: http://bit.ly/2pCjfGU

Contact Person: Ian Murphy (ciscogpschallenge@skild.com)

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Tandon Bioinformatics Online MS Program

On Saturday November 16th we will be hosting an event open to the public, about our Online MS in Bioinformatics program at the Tandon School of Engineering at NYU. This includes the following:
Brief History of the Program
Salary information
Meet Faculty
Hear from current and former students
Learn about our Capstone projects in Next Generation Sequence Analysis and Machine Learning
URL: http://

Contact Person: Mgavi E.Brathwaite (m.brathwaite@nyu.edu)