CTC Member Company iDevices Surprises a Family with Smart Home Tech


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 [...]

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

Bruce Carlson of The Connecticut Technology Council — CT Startup

In this week’s episode of the CT Startup Podcast, we speak with Bruce Carlson of the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC), covering topics such as Connecticut’s venture capital ecosystem and the upcoming Innovation Summit on Nov. 17 put on by the CTC in collaboration with AIF, CVG, and CURE …  Listen online Guest on the podcast, Bruce Carlson, is President and CEO of the CTC, and prior [...]

YEI – Seeking new Program Director

YEI is now looking for a full-time Program Director to create and direct YEI’s entrepreneurial programming, manage the signature annual YEI Summer Fellowship program and expand programmatic offerings throughout the calendar year. This individual will also act as YEI’s primary liaison with other innovation centers on campus, as well as with Yale College and oversee YEI’s graduate and professional school programs. Full description and application are available [...]

Manufacturing Innovation Fund Incumbent Worker Training Program

The state Department of Labor is helping state manufacturers by helping to train their workforce on the latest technology. The Manufacturing Innovation Fund Incumbent Worker Training program provides financial assistance to manufacturers for growing innovative and technology-based manufacturing business in Connecticut. The goals of the program are to support companies in their efforts to train their workers in the appropriate skills to meet current and [...]

Connecticut Technology Council Presents Award at 2015 Holiday Party Honoring Frank Marco – Volunteer of the Year

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 10, 2015 – The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) presented it’s Volunteer of the Year Award to board member and friend, Frank Marco, Partner at Wiggin and Dana LLP, at its Holiday Party at Fairfield University. The Volunteer of the Year Award is an award given to an individual who has been an active member or advocate, as well as a leader, [...]