Innovation Summit Series: Diameter Health — CT Startup

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Innovation Summit Series: Diameter Health — CT Startup

Our friends at the CT Startup Podcast interviewed participants at November’s Innovation Summit. Listen to their fab interview with Diameter Health now! In the first part of our Innovation Summit series, we talk to the Eric Rosow founder of Diameter Health, which seeks to streamline the healthcare industry through clinical intelligence. Source: Innovation Summit Series: Diameter Health — CT Startup

CTC Member Company iDevices Surprises a Family with Smart Home Tech

CTC member company iDevices made one family’s holiday extra special by hooking them up with a completely connected home just in time for holiday lights. Watch their heartwarming story below.

Connecticut Technology Council Hosts 2nd CT Skills Challenge Hackathon Event

On December 3, 2016, at the Yale School of Management in New Haven, the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) hosted the top 50 collegiate computer programming students from local colleges and universities for a team hackathon competition. The hackathon is part of CTC’s ongoing Connecticut Skills Challenge Program, made possible through funding provided by CTNext. This was the second hackathon for the CT Skills Challenge in [...]

Top 50+ Coders in Connecticut Compete at Skills Challenge Finals

The Top 50+ Coders in Connecticut competed at the Coding Skills Challenge Final on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Yale School of Management. The Connecticut Technology Council was thrilled to provide learning and networking opportunities from some of the state’s best and brightest coders. Students from 13 area colleges and universities converged for the final trial, after competing in school-specific qualifying rounds throughout the [...]

Why Your CT Small Business Needs an IT Disaster Recovery Plan

As the saying goes, stuff happens. Natural disasters are a fact of life and they can strike at any time. The same is true of man-made disasters; they happen when you least expect them. Your business IT systems are subject to disasters like everything else, and when your computer network goes down, it creates an even greater crisis for your business. That’s why every business [...]

Connecticut’s Great Places to Work – The Connecticut Story – November 2016

CTC Member Core Informatics named one of Connecticut’s Best Places to Work by Connecticut Magazine! At this 3-year-old company, employees have flexible work schedules and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. “We work hard, but then play some ping-pong or grab a beer,” says Li Hayes, director of employee success. Perks include gym membership, free lunch on Fridays, free fresh fruit every day, company-sponsored happy hours on [...]

From The Basement To $1 Billion: Connecticut Man Turns Startup Into State’s First ‘Unicorn’ – Hartford Courant

CTC Member Datto is Connecticut’s first “unicorn” startup. As Connecticut looks for ways to rev up its anemic economy and foster the next high-tech giants, the billion-dollar Datto Inc. stands out as a home-grown success. Source: From The Basement To $1 Billion: Connecticut Man Turns Startup Into State’s First ‘Unicorn’ – Hartford Courant

November 2016 Newsletter – Giving Thanks

Reasons to Be Thankful! As the year turns towards the holiday season, and as the new Membership Director at CTC, let me say, thank you for a great year. It has truly been a team effort between CTC members, staff and Board Members. My sincere thanks go to… Our Members for caring about our State and the tech industry that will drive its growth. The Connecticut [...]

2016 Innovation Summit Recap

On Thursday, November 17, 2016, innovators, inventors, investors and the interested joined the Connecticut Technology Council and their partners – AIF, CVG, BEACON, and CURE – for the tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Connecticut Convention Center. The morning portion of the event included a hot-button keynote from Christopher Mirabile, Chair of the National Angel Capital Association. Mr. Mirabile’s speech began with a relatively benign [...]

Trump Could Jeopardize Startup Growth, Advocate Says – Hartford Courant

The Keynote Speaker at our Innovation Summit on Thursday, November 17 made some waves! Click to read on at Courant.com. Economic populism advanced by President-elect Donald Trump could jeopardize the growth of innovative start-up businesses critical to Connecticut’s economy, the head of a national investor advocacy group said Thursday. Source: Trump Could Jeopardize Startup Growth, Advocate Says – Hartford Courant