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Upcoming NYC Tech Connect Event-August 9, 2011

Lihua Z.
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New York, NY


NYC Tech Connect (an initiative of The New York City Investment Fund) invites you to the kickoff event of our new, monthly Speaker's Series -- Riverside Chats. This series is designed for graduate students and post docs in the biosciences at all New York universities. Each event will focus on some aspect of entrepreneurship, technology commercialization and funding sources. Come to learn and network with NYC's best and brightest entrepreneurial minds in the biosciences.



Our host and partner is MSKCC's Office of Technology Development (OTD). All events will take place at the Rockefeller Board Room at 430 E. 67th St. (between York and 1st).





When: Tuesday, August 9, 2011

6-6:30 p.m. – program

6:30-7:30 p.m. – networking / cocktail hour



Topic: The BioAccelerate NYC Prize – a $250,000 funding opportunity!

(www.bioacceleratenyc.com­)



Speakers: Jahan Ali, Senior Vice President,

New York City Investment Fund

Dr. Sheila Nirenberg,

Weill Cornell Medical College – 2011 Winner



Location: Rockefeller Board Room

MSKCC, Rockefeller Research Laboratories Building

430 E. 67th St. (between York and 1st)



RSVP required: events@nyctechconnect.com­



Save the Monthly Dates for upcoming events:

September 13 / October 10 / November 8 / December 13





NYC Tech Connect launched in January 2011 as a public-private partnership funded jointly by the New York City Investment Fund, the Partnership for New York City and the New York City Council. Our mission is to foster the development of a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem in NYC in the hard sciences (including bioscience, engineering, cleantech and material science). Through collaboration with Universities and other strategic partners, NYC Tech Connect provides programs, expertise and resources designed to accelerate the development of entrepreneurs and their resulting technology startups.






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