SARATOGA SPRINGS : Elements seen coming together for high tech future for Capital Region

Economic thinking that encourages and supports people with innovative ideas to start new companies is the Capital Region’s best path to becoming another Silicon Valley, a Silicon Valley venture capitalist said Wednesday. The region needs to be willing to support people with new ideas out of a sense of teamwork, understanding that many startups will fail, said Victor W. Hwang, co-author of “The Rainforest: The Secret to Building the Next Silicon Valley.” Read it here.