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The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and the New York City Regional Innovation Node (NYCRIN) have organized an informational session on the topic of women and entrepreneurship. The information contained in the slides below were featured during a roundtable discussion among CUNY faculty innovators.  They highlight valuable resources available to students, postdocs, and faculty who wish to pursue the development of technologies for commercial and/or humanitarian use.

Here are the presentations from our those faculty members at the April 29, 2014 event.  


Medical Device: From Innovation To Commercialization <pdf>

Farida Lada, University Director for Research Compliance 


The City University of New York Technology Commercialization Office <pdf>

Neeti Mitra, University Research Commercialization Manager


Killer Snails: A Biodiversity Learning Tool <pdf>

Shaadi F. Pooyaei Mehr, PhD

Mandë Holford, PhD


Overview of NYC Regional Innovation Node and I-Corps  <pdf>

Christina Pellicane, MBS, Manager, NYC Regional Innovation Node at The City University of New York