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  • Sage Armory 130 New Scotland Avenue Albany, NY, 12208 United States (map)

Here's everything you need to know to get the most out of your time

We are so excited you'll join us for E^3 & NYBPC on Friday! Registration kicks off Friday morning at 7:00 AM, and opening remarks will begin at 8:15 AM. Please bring a reusable water bottle, an umbrella and plenty of business cards!

Sage Armory 
130 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY  

Friday, April 26, 2019

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - E^3 Conference Expo

More than 40 resources for entrepreneurs from across the region

Open office hours with investors, CEOs and professional advisors

Structured and unstructured networking opportunities

8:30 - 9:00 AM - Welcome & Keynote Conversation: Karthik & Guha Bala, Velan Studios founders & Guitar Hero inventors

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - NYBPC - New York’s Intercollegiate Business Plan Competition featuring student finalists from 10 regions across New York pitching in 6 tracks: Agtech & Food, NYSERDA’s Energy & Sustainability, Genius NY’s Military & First Responder, NYSTAR’s Medtech & Well-Being, Technology & Entertainment, and Consumer Products & Services.

3:30 - 5:00 PM - Final Pitches & Awards - more than $85,000 will be awarded to up to 30 teams.

*Coffee, water and snacks with be provided. Other foods and beverages will be available for purchase from a selection of on-site food trucks and the college’s cafeteria.

Conference Apps

Logistics App - Download the “Upstate Capital” app from either the App Store or Google Play. In the app, you’ll find FAQs for WiFi and parking, in addition to maps, schedule details and other helpful information.

Networking App - Download the “Brella” app from either the App Store or Google Play - and use the code econference to join us. Find the best connections possible, no matter if you’re looking for a new client, hire or partner. This networking tool lets you view the event schedule, who is attending and book 1-to-1 meetings with your best matches.


There is on-street parking around the Sage Armory, and we have secured some lot space as well.  Check your email for specific instructions if you’re a judge, mentor, volunteer or expo participant.

*Please carpool as much as possible.*

If you’re staying at a hotel overnight the night before, please leave your car at the hotel and either walk or take a taxi or rideshare to and from the Sage Armory.

We have some spaces reserved at nearby parking lots, marked here in blue or green:

Parking lots:

*Albany College of Pharmacy - Notre Dame lot at 1 Notre Dame Drive - no permit is necessary.  When the lot gets full, the gate will go down. ~10-minute walk to Sage Armory.

*Albany Law School - Lot 11 at 9 Samaritan Rd, Albany, NY 12208 - permit is required. Please stop by registration for a printed copy of the permit. ~10-minute walk to Sage Armory.

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