LifeSci NYC Initiative for Designers and Developers
Mar 28, 2017
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2017-03-28 18:00:002017-03-28 20:00:00America/New_YorkLifeSci NYC Initiative for Designers and DevelopersNew York is looking to emerge as a leading biotechnology hot
Center for Architecture 536 LaGuardia Place New York NY 10012
Mar 28, 2017
Tuesday, 3/28, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
1.5 LU / 1.5 HSW
New York is looking to emerge as a leading biotechnology hotspot and strengthen its life sciences ecosystem through LifeSci NYC. Led by the NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), this strategic plan offers ten key initiatives and public-private partnerships to connect research to industry, unlock space for companies to grow and employ New Yorkers, and build a pipeline for diverse life sciences talent.
Join the AIANY Science and Research Facilities Committee for an informative discussion about LifeSci NYC’s early accomplishments and how designers and developers can get involved in the initiative. Panelists will be representatives from NYCEDC, LifeSci’s start-up and corporate partners, and the life sciences community.
Speakers: Felipe Araujo, PhD, MBA, Director, Blue Mountain Technologies, Mount Sinai Innovation Partners Derek Brand, Serial Biotech Entrepreneur, Quicksilver Biosystems Tingting Zhang-Kharas, PhD, Advisor, Oncology External Innovation, Eli Lilly and Company Raphael Farzan-Kashani, Director, NYC Economic Development Corporation
Moderator: James A. Berge, AIA, Principal and Regional Leader of Science + Technology, HOK; Co-chair, AIANY Science and Research Facilities Committee
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