As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.
NYC Emerging Technologies SummitUris Auditorium, Weill Cornell Medical College
October 28, 2011 - 2:00pm - 7:00pm
NYC Emerging Technologies Summit showcased life sciences technologies developed at 10 New York City universities and research institutions. The event featured short presentations of more than 20 innovations from researchers at academic and clinical labs who are driving today's most promising, investor-ready innovations. The bioscience technologies ranged from therapeutics to medical devices and are available for commercialization through licensing agreements or creation of new companies. Key attendees included angel investors and venture capitalists as well as business development, licensing, and senior executives from biotech, pharmaceutical, and biomedical companies.