Upcoming Roundtables

Roundtable for Educators and Employers
March 1, 2018 8:30-10:00 EST

Companies in the biotechnology and life science sectors report to us their difficulties finding ideal candidates. Educators have shared their interests in a deeper understanding of industry’s needs for today and tomorrow. In an effort to help align these perspectives, we are collaborating with the Westchester County Association on this series.


Roundtable: Building the Biotech Cluster
March 6, 2018, 8:30-10:00 EST

Diverse players are necessary to drive opportunity density in the region -- developers, builders, real estate experts, tax and legal professionals, consultants, investors and more. This group is open to researchers who provide the excitement to inspire growth.


Investors Forum
March 13, 2018, 8:30-10:00 EST

The specific interests and concerns of investors in the life sciences -- including diagnostics, and devices -- reflect the complexity and impact of biomedical research itself. This by-invitation Forum is a platform for sharing perspectives, addressing challenges that may be in common but express themselves in unique ways, and helping inform our initiatives. 


Roundtable for Researchers
April 10, 2018, 8:30-10:00 EST

By gathering representatives from the academic, industry, government, hospital, and nonprofit sectors, the Roundtable for Researchers is unearthing existing studies in discovery and clinical trials. From our explorations it is clear that regional researchers are commonly partnering with national and international collaborators who may participate virtually.

Completed Roundtables

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Roundtable: Building the Biotech Cluster 2
For Researchers, Developers, and Entrepeneurs
December 13, 2017

We invited participation to address the vibrant opportunities and significant challenges for life science research, engineering, and data science. Overall, our activities are designed to stimulate knowledge sharing and collaboration across the many silos of biomedical research, device development, and commercialization.

Roundtable: Building the Biotech Cluster
For Researchers, Developers, and Entrepeneurs
August 17, 2017

Discussion of Elements of a Healthy Biotech Cluster, with Gary Keller of Xomix.com. Hosted by our Community Partners at the Westchester County Industrial Development Agency.

Roundtable for Researchers
July 19, 2017

Our Roundtable for Researchers introduced scientist representatives from New York Medical College, Fordham University, Purchase College, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, who shared their interests in stimulating communication across their institutions.