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Life Sciences Evolution

Developments & Innovations to Create the Next Cluster

Digital Summit Ended On: Thursday May 20 2021

HOW TO JOIN THE DIGITAL SUMMIT

Head to https://www.accelevents.com/e/6673NEXTINNEWYORK, 30 minutes prior to the summit at12:00PM ET, the lobby opens and an "Enter Event" button will appear. Click the "Enter Event" button and then enter the email address you used when registering for your ticket. Next click "Forgot password?" followed by "Reset My Password". You will then be sent a 6 digit code that will allow you to set a password for your Accelevents account. Once your password is set, you will automatically enter the event and will stay logged into the platform. We suggest joining on a laptop or desktop using the latest version of Chrome for the best experience. If you have any questions, email digitalsummits@bisnow.com

Digital Summit Speakers and Panels

Developing Lab Space to be Competitive in a Growing Market

Jason Kaufman

Jason Kaufman

Managing Director, Silverstein Properties

Funding Life Sciences

SPACs, IPOs and Traditional Capital Sources

Maria Gotsch

Maria Gotsch

President & CEO, Partnership Fund for New York City
Marc Appel

Marc Appel

CEO & Founder, Orange Grove Bio
Kristen Ferris
Moderator

Kristen Ferris

Director, Goulston & Storrs

Lab Space from Tenant’s Perspective

Accelerating Life Sciences Growth in NYC

Susie Harborth

Susie Harborth

EVP, Business Operations, Breakthrough Properties
Christina DeRose

Christina DeRose

Director of Real Estate & Space Management, Weill Cornell Medical College
Bill Harvey
Moderator

Bill Harvey

Director, Newmark

Why This Matters

What You'll Learn:  

  • The strategies behind successful reimagining of assets, like Hudson Research Center and Innolabs, to create new value for life sciences tenants.
  • From the West Side to Long Island City: discover how and where Life Sciences development will best perform in New York. 
  • SPACs, IPOs, Venture Capital and Traditional Lenders. What is the best way to fund Life Sciences?
  • How PropTech and IoT are being leveraged to attract the strongest tenants in the sector.  
  • What tenants want from a New York City Life Sciences building.

 

How You'll Do More Business: Get the top strategies for repositioning existing assets for lab space and securing creative financing in the life sciences sector. Close more leases with stronger tenants in the life sciences space while balancing risk and reward with expert insight from leaders across the industry.

 

Who You’ll Meet: Owners, developers, landlords, brokers, investors, general contractors, lawyers, tenants, consultants, architects, engineers, investors, bankers 

 

What Your Ticket Gets You: Digital Event tickets include three panels of content and access to three virtual networking opportunities including direct messaging with other attendees, the ability to request and host video meetings and three-minute video-enabled speed networking to make deals happen. Unable to attend live? No worries, you will be able to access recordings of all panels for 30 days after the summit.

 

Why You Should Attend: Life sciences is a top performer for CRE asset investment and performance. You won’t want to miss the latest in design, technology, financing and tenant sourcing from the experts driving life sciences growth from NYC to San Francisco. 

 

For questions, recommendations, comments, or press inquiries please email our New York event producer, Haleigh Besecker at Haleigh.Besecker@Bisnow.com.

Agenda

Time Activity
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
Pre-Event Networking
1:15 PM
2:00 PM
Developing Lab Space to be Competitive in a Growing Market
1. How are tenant needs and demands shaping development?
2. From advanced AI to specialized building materials, how is technology creating world class life sciences assets?
3. Which strategies have been used to successfully reposition assets to lab space?
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
Speed Networking
2:15 PM
3:00 PM
Funding Life Sciences: SPACs, IPOs and Traditional Capital Sources
What are top investors looking for in their next life sciences transactions?
Which types of research space are yielding the largest returns for investors in the tri-state area?
How are investors managing and balancing risk to create in demand lab spaces?
3:05 PM
3:50 PM
Lab Space from Tenant’s Perspective: Accelerating Life Sciences Growth in NYC
1. How can real estate leverage NYC’s financial ecosystem, universities and international cache to set its life sciences market apart from other leading markets?
2. How do developers retain and support startups to make sure real estate assets are successful?
3. How landlords can close leasing deals now: what are the spatial and financial requirements of NYC’s current life sciences tenants?
3:50 PM
4:00 PM
Post Panel Networking