Business Engagement News


New biotech could reduce time and cost of developing medicine for deadly lung disease.


Bak USA leaders reached out UB to help make its Buffalo manufacturing plant a safer workplace.


Low-cost device — shaped like a birdhouse — could help provide drinking water to people affected by natural disasters.


A team of UB electrical engineering and MBA students took the $20,000 grand prize.

An article on Vice’s Motherboard about new technology that will allow ships to sail autonomously reports Buffalo Automation, a startup that began at UB, has raised $900,000 to help commercialize its AutoMate system, a collection of sensors and cameras to help boats operate semi-autonomously.
The Buffalo News reports Bitcrusher, which makes sound effects technology for guitars, took first place in the University at Buffalo’s Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition, and will receive a $25,000 cash grant and in-kind services such as office space and mentorship.