The Long Island Regional
NY-MEP Center
April and May
Workshops & Seminars
 Take a look at the workshops and seminars that are being hosted in April and May and see how your company can benefit from them.
See select codes below for discounted or no-cost registrations.
Webinar on Duty Drawback

Tuesday April 2nd, 2019
1 pm - 2 pm

Presented by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Connecticut District Export Council and International Tariff Management, this webinar is directed toward businesses that operate in the global marketplace and want to improve their bottom line.
It will cover a law, going back to 1789, that allows for the recovery of import duties on imported merchandise that is subsequently exported. The process is called duty drawback and U.S. Customs & Border Protection, that administers the law, estimates that over 2 billion dollars a year go unclaimed.

Fee: $15

Small Development Business Center
Farmingdale State College

Goal Setting for Entrepreneurs

Thursday April 4th, 2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Farmingdale State College 
SBDC Conference Center, 2350 Broadhollow Road
(by Golf Driving Range)
Farmingdale, NY 11735

This workshop is geared towards helping Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs avoid "overwhelm" in goal setting. This information will help you become familiar with the goal setting process and how to develop skills to create S.M.A.R.T goals and achieve the success desired. Pre-registration required. Coffee will be served.

Fee: $10

For more Workshops and Training Events hosted by the
SBDC at Farmingdale, Visit  HERE
Stony Brook University
Selling to the Government & 8(a) HUBZone
and WOSB Certifications

Wednesday April 3rd, 2019
10:30 am

Stony Brook Small Business Development Center 
Research and Development Park
Research and Support Services Bldg #17
Stony Brook, NY 11794

For more Workshops and Training Events hosted by the
SBDC at Stony Brook, Visit  HERE
Long Island Food Council
April Meeting
Thursday, April 4, 2019
8:00 am - 10:00 am

Guest Speaker:  Ira Spector from Price Paper
Food Presenter : Sal Conca with Big Lou’s Onion Sauce.

534 Broadhollow Road, Suite 130 
Melville, NY 11747 United States

Coffee & Connect

April Highlight :

Rapid Prototyping
User Facility
Ribbon Cutting & Open House

Tuesday April 9th, 2019
8:30am - 11am
CEWIT, 1500 Stony Brook Rd, Stony Brook, NY

We are back at CEWIT this month to cut the ribbon on our new
Rapid Prototyping User Facility!

Join us for a tour of the facility. Learn about the equipment, meet the team and find out how your company can reduce the cost of rapid prototyping.
We look forward to seeing you!

Free to attend, but registration is required :

Center for Corporate Education
Women in STEM Leadership Program

Tuesday, April 9, 10, 11 & 12, 2019
Program Fee: $4,700

The Women in STEM Leadership Program is designed as an immersive program with meals and evening programs included. A block of rooms with a special rate has been reserved for participants at the Stony Brook Hilton. For more information and to book a room, click  HERE .   (Group Reference Code:  STEM19)

Export Operations & Regulations Seminar

April 16-17, 2019

Tuesday April 16th 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday April 17th 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
*Two Breakfasts and One Lunch*

NYIT de Seversky Mansion
Northern Boulevard, Old Westbury, NY 11568
The U.S. Commercial Service on Long Island and its strategic partners the New York Institute for Technology and the National Institute for World Trade, will co-host a one-and-a-half-day export compliance seminar. Seminar will cover comprehensive export operations, regulatory guidelines, and how to navigate through the export controls to sell controlled products in foreign markets. 
$125.00 per person
Registration includes: Textbook & Workshop Materials

A Look Ahead To May
NYSTAR Defense Workshop

Friday, May 3, 2019
8:30 am- 3:00 pm

The Gerstner (IBM) Learning Center, 
20 Old Post Rd, Armonk, NY 10504

Anyone can tell you that markets are uncertain. Keeping all your eggs in one basket can put your revenue at risk; diversification is the key to resilience. Get connected with the right resources, discover new funding opportunities and learn more at NYSTAR’s Defense Workshop!
  • Meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts in
one-on-one consultations
  • Learn about funding opportunities
  • Participate in the cybersecurity breakout session
  • Listen and learn as our panel members discuss dual technology
issues and best practices

Solutions Forum: Medical Device Manufacturing
Monday, May 13, 2019
1:30 pm - 7:30 pm

University at Buffalo
701 Ellicott St, Buffalo, NY 14203

Take advantage of the growing opportunity in New York State’s medical device industry, and elevate your medical device business with the help of NYS resources at FuzeHub’s Solutions Forum for NYS Manufacturers.

Meet with curated resources focused on helping suppliers of ceramics for advanced manufacturing, optics, electronics, and software for medical devices and applications.

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Contact Us
Dr. Imin Kao, Executive Director
Cynthia Colón , Program Manager

MTRC - Long Island NY-MEP Center
CEWIT Building
1500 Stony Brook Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11794
(631) 216-7129