SINCE 2006

Founded in 2006,

NYDesigns is dedicated to the success

of design and hardware tech startups in NYC.

NYDesigns is a program

of LaGuardia Community College.


Digital Fabrication 101: 3D Printing

Thursday, April 25
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
FabLab (9th Floor C-Building)

The Future of Work in Manufacturing Employer Roundtable

Wednesday, May 1
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
NYDesigns, C-760

Making Sense of the Medical Device Development Process

Wednesday, May 8
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
NYDesigns, C-760


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hough Latinos currently represent 17% of the population in the United States, they are vastly underrepresented in the tech industry, where they only make up roughly 8% of the workforce. That’s why we teamed up with Lexus to shine a light on tech entrepreneurs who are defying these odds, and taking new routes to enter this sector. Read Full Article

$5,150 subsidy for BotFactory printer approved

In one of its last meetings of the year, the Executive Board saw a wide array of clubs on its agenda. The RPI Players requested $10,000 for sound equipment, following a $5,150 purchase approval by the RPI Embedded Hardware Club. RPI Ballroom Dance was granted $1,700 due to unexpected circumstances with their annual competition. Read Full Article

Former MLB pitcher Chris Capuano wants to help reinvent the future of the league – through innovation and negotiation

Sloth would seem to be the starting pitcher’s favorite sin. Starters work once every fifth game (for dwindling lengths of time), and when they’re not on the mound they can be seen laughing and yakking with their pals in the dugout. Such a depiction is a misrepresentation, obviously. Starters throw and lift and run and throw some more between outings. Read Full Article

This High-Tech Device Is Helping Former MLB Draft Pick Break Into The Pros After Tommy John Surgery

With the enormous leaps in medical advancements over the past decades, previously career-ending injuries are now being rehabbed more efficiently and effectively through the use of technology and players are returning to the field often playing as effectively as prior to their injuries. Read Full Article

Happy #EarthDay! To celebrate, get outside with our friends at @CitiBikeNYC and @lyft — they're offering free, unlimited bike passes all day long:

Tomorrow is the last day for #NYC #hardware #startups to apply for a shared studio at NYDesigns in #LongIslandCity for six months for free! Space is sponsored by @FutureworksNYC @secondmuse @NYCEDC Apply now!

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