The discussion will cover patents, trademarks, copyrights, and other forms of protection, with emphasis on the relation between IP and startups. Matt is a member of Troy Innovation Garage and his IP practice extends to several disciplines, focusing on computer hardware and software protections. The information presented will be generally applicable to any industry.
Beer, cupcakes, and the freshest baked… Clothes?! That’s right. Get ready for a Johnny Cupcakes Pop-Up Shop happenin this Thursday. Johnny Cupcakes is a bakery based clothing line, but not to worry, there will be cupcakes. 🙂
The Ruck wil be cooking up a beer pairing menu with cupcakes from Albany’s own Bake For You cupcakes. Get everything you ever need with Beer, Cupcakes, and fresh clothes and accessories provided by Johnny Cupcakes. Cheers!
The Kingston Trio at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
Friday, May 12
7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Kingston Trio is one of the few groups today that has survived the many changes in the world of music. They have remained consistent in their sound, which probably explains their resurgence in popularity over the last few years. Today, the Kingston Trio consists of George Grove, Bill Zorn and Rick Dougherty.
Local Food 101: What is Community Supported Agriculture?
Saturday, May 13
11:00am to 11:45am
The Arts Center of the Capital Region
Interested in fresh, local food and meeting the farmers who grow it? Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) might be for you!
Join Jean’s Greens & Grow Your Seasons of the Troy Innovation Garage for this farmer-led session to learn more about Community Supported Agriculture: What is it? How does it work? Why is it different than other food distribution models? What are the health benefits? Where can I find CSAs in my community? Now is the time to know more, when seeds are going in the ground and crops are starting to grow. Admission is free.
Modesti’s Concert Photo Experience at the River Street Beat Shop
Saturday, May 13
11:00am to 3:00pm
River Street Beat Shop
Are you looking for that special concert memorabilia from your favorite local group or from a famous band that you would like to display in your home? Come to the River Street Shop during the Troy Riverfront Farmer’s Market to support its lively music scene and their performance photographers.
The River Street Beat Shop’s May featured concert photographer is Amy Modesti. As part of “Modesti’s Concert Photo Experience”, local musicians and bands are encouraged to perform at an open mike jam, hosted by Modesti, during the reception.
Moms are the best! Show how much you appreciate the moms in your life by bringing her on the annual Captain JP Mother’s Day Brunch. There will be onboard entertainment and a fabulous brunch buffet of ham, roast beef, eggs, bacon, sausage, french toast, red roasted potatoes, rolls and butter, fruit and dessert bar. Coffee, tea and juice is included as well.
Guests of 21 yrs old and up receive (1) Mom-Mosa!! Choose Orange, Strawberry or Peach!! 1 per guest, not transferable. Specialty Cocktails, Craft Draft & Homemade Sangrias! Root Beer Floats! Wine Ice Cream & Tipsy Scoop! Mac N’ Cheese Bar is FREE!!
Invented in 2005 by Alan Adler, the Aeropress won a World Championship competition because of its portability, ease of use, and a seemingly infinite number of ways to brew with it. Witness and taste Aeropress brews of traditional recipes as well as variations on other recipes. Time allowed at the end of class to try out the brewers as well as have individual questions answered for Aeropress owners.
This annual Downtown Troy BID event showcases available commercial and residential properties in the downtown district with an open house and guided tour departing from the BID office at 251 River Street.
A program with full listing details and a map will be available throughout the morning for those that prefer a self-guided tour. These programs can be picked up throughout the event at the BID office.
Join the Makers Market every Saturday morning outside on River Street. A market composed of artisans from across the region selling unique handmade goods. Come see what they have to offer while exploring downtown Troy and all of it’s restaurants and retailers!