Business Engagement News

4/12/18
A story on WKBW-TV interviews Thiru Vikram about his company, Buffalo Automation, that he founded in 2015 as a UB student, to develop a driverless boat that works with existing autopilot technology, but can see and react in real time to different obstacles or hazards in the water.
4/12/18

The weekend-long event includes a keynote from James A. Regenor, a leader of transformative technologies at Moog.

4/11/18

UB-led program develops a pipeline of workers who are prepared for changes coming to the manufacturing industry.

4/11/18

More than $60K in startup funding and services awarded.

4/10/18
An article in Business First reports Buffalo Automation has received $900,000 in seed funding to expand pilot tests of its AutoMate system, a high-tech platform that helps steer self-driving ships around specific obstacles and directly to long-term destinations even during the night.
4/10/18

Buffalo Automation — founded in 2015 by UB engineering students — has grown into one of the region’s most promising startups.