When (Tech) Stars Collide: How Seeds4STEM took root at Startup Weekend 2021

https://youtu.be/RxVU8DOYGwY When Shannon Bliss and Samantha Avina met at Techstars Startup Weekend Monterey Bay 2021, it was kismet.  As Avina watched former Hartnell College Dean of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering,…

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Techstars Startup Weekend Monterey Bay Returns to CSUMB on Feb. 5-7

Techstars Startup Weekend, in partnership with Google for Startups, and CSUMB’s College of Business’ Institute for Innovation & Economic Development returns to CSUMB for the ninth year. This year’s event…

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‘From Farms to Incubators’ exhibition honors women who merge ag and tech to solve modern problems Multimedia exhibition premiers Nov. 12 at National Steinbeck Center

SALINAS, Calif., - The modern intersection of agriculture and technology has brought to the forefront a diverse generation of women working to overcome rising challenges through new perspectives and solutions.…

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Profiles of Monterey Bay Entrepreneurs: Jake Reisdorf of the Carmel Honey Company

Carmel, CA (September 17, 2020) -- I was excited to interview Jake Reisdorf, the founder of Carmel Honey Company (CHC) to see how his passion for honey bees had progressed.…

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Robots Welcome to Take Over, as Pandemic Accelerates Automation

The recycling industry was already struggling before the pandemic. Now, an increasing number of cities are suspending recycling services, partly out of fear that workers might contract the coronavirus from one another while sorting through used water bottles, food containers and boxes. One solution: Let robots do the job.

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