NYSCF Conference


October 24, 2017


October 25, 2017


Rockefeller University
1230 York Ave, New York, NY 10065

The NYSCF Conference Overview

The NYSCF conference is unique: it focuses on translational stem cell research, demonstrating the potential to advance cures for the major diseases of our time.

It is designed for all professionals with an interest in stem cell research, including physicians, researchers, clinical investigators, professors, government and health officials, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students. The panels on Wednesday are designed to reach a broader audience, including the lay public.

Speakers & Session Chairs

Daniel G. Anderson, PhD Richard Lifton, MD, PhD Shahin Rafii, MD
José Baselga, MD, PhD Tippi MacKenzie, MD David Scadden, MD
Pete Coffey, DPhil Esteban Mazzoni, PhD Susan L. Solomon, JD
Shuibing Chen, PhD Douglas A. Melton, PhD Clive Svendsen, PhD
Valentina Fossati, PhD Lauren Miller Viviane Tabar, MD
Paul Frenette, MD Rick Monsma, PhD Takanori Takebe, MD
Elaine Fuchs, PhD Hiromitsu Nakauchi, MD, PhD Stephen Tsang, MD, PhD
Valentina Greco, PhD Phillip Nelson Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, PhD
Valerie Horsley, PhD Melissa Nirenberg MD, PhD Irving Weissman, MD
Gordon Keller, PhD Malin Parmar, PhD Thomas Zwaka, MD, PhD
Henry Klassen, MD, PhD Emmanuelle Passegué, PhD

Sponsorship, App, and Agenda

Conference Sponsorship Download App View Full Agenda


until 09/11/2017
until 10/2/2017
from 10/3/2017
Commercial/Industry $895 $895 $995
*Healthcare Professional (non-academic) $400 $475 $550
*Non-Profit/Government/Academic $325 $400 $475
*Residents/Postdocs/Fellows $195 $225 $250
*Students $45 $45 $55

*Proof of affiliation required



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Corporate Sponsors






Hotel Information

For the convenience of participants, discounted room rates have been arranged at The Bentley Hotel, starting at $297 per night.  To make reservations, please call The Bentley Hotel reservations team at 855-779-0220.  Please reference the New York Stem Cell Foundation to receive the group discounted rate. Guests may also book reservations online here. Reservations must be made prior to September 21, 2017 for this rate.

Refund / Substitution / Cancellation Policy

Your registration fee is refundable with a written cancellation, less a $75 administrative charge. No-shows are not eligible for a refund. If you register for, but cannot attend the conference, you may substitute another individual. All refunds and substitution requests should be made by written request to Ali Kean – Communications and Event Marketing Coordinator by September 30, 2017. Cancellation Policy: This conference is subject to cancellation. In the event that it is cancelled, NYSCF will refund your registration fee but will not be responsible for any airfare, hotel or other costs incurred directly by participants.

For Further Information, Please Contact:

Ali Kean – Communications and Event Marketing Coordinator
The New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute
619 West 54 Street, New York, NY 10019
Email: events@nyscf.org. Tel: (212) 365-7425, Fax: (212) 787-5844