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.
IP & Pizza™ ELabNYC
September 20, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Open to: Weill Cornell Medicine, The Rockefeller University, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center faculty, staff, and students.
Scientists and engineers, doctors and business
students who are working with technology based
innovations that inspire entrepreneurship can find
themselves seeking business skills and networks to help navigate the challenges of commercialization. ELabNYC teaches business skills and networks participants to start up resources. In teaching, we prepare our program participants for the startup world to confidently persevere through the continued challenges they will face. In networking, we introduce participants to experts nationwide to navigate business issues in the technical and complex world of life science business.
Launched by the Mayor’s Office New York City Economic Development Corporation, ELabNYC is supported by corporations interested to engage with and support NYC’s life science community including: Kaneka, Pfizer, Roche, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Microsoft, Goodwin Procter, EisnerAmper, Moses & Singer, Pryor Cashman, White and Williams and Target Health. The ELabNYC program is led by an experienced team of entrepreneur educators and coaches.
ELabNYC (www.elabnyc.com) is starting its fifth application cycle, with a deadline of November 1, 2016. Program Manager, Mary Howard, introduced the program and ELab alums and PI’s shared their ELab experience and answered questions from the audience.
Pizza, salad, and drinks were served.