About the location: The G, J & M trains are all nearby. Entry is on the back side of the building through the parking lot off Tompkins Ave. Enter the building and head up to the 7th floor.
The NYSTAR Regional Asset Meetings are a series of events developed to enhance regional innovation ecosystems within New York State by fostering information sharing, collaboration, and visibility among NYSTAR-funded assets and partners. Throughout NYS, NYSTAR advances technology innovation and commercialization primarily through its $58M portfolio of innovation assets based at higher education institutions and other non-profit organizations. These funded centers offer programs that assist companies from start-up through maturity, leveraging the state’s unparalleled investment in world-class technology assets and expertise.
8:30: Registration and Coffee
9:00 – 9:15: NYSTAR Welcome: Matt Watson, Director, NYSTAR
9:15 – 9:30: NYC Innovation Economy Overview: Maria Gotsch, President and CEO, Partnership Fund for New York City
9:30 – 10:15: Lightning Round: Asset Highlights (5-minute overviews using case study to illustrate)
10:15 – 11:00: Business Incubator Panel (1 minute self-introductions, and topical moderated discussion)
11:00 – 12:00: Lunch and Facilitated activity: What can we accomplish as a regional innovation ecosystem?
12:00 pm – 12:30: Networking