The NYSCF Conference

Date

October 22–23, 2019

Location

The Rockefeller University
1230 York Ave
New York, NY 10065

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The NYSCF Conference is the leading scientific meeting on translational stem cell research. It convenes over 500 participants from academia, industry, government, non-profits, and patient groups. This year’s keynotes will be given by Nobel Laureate Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD of Kyoto University and Hans Clevers, MD, PhD of Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht University. Additional speakers will include world-renowned, multi-disciplinary scientists, who will present their latest findings about the transformative impact of stem cell research on numerous diseases with a high unmet need.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Ali Brivanlou, PhD – The Rockefeller University
  • Zameel Cader, MD, DPhil – Oxford University
  • Hans Clevers, MD, PhD – Utrecht University
  • Valentina Greco, PhD – Yale University
  • Sergiu Pasca, MD – Stanford University
  • Graziella Pellegrini, PhD – The University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
  • Aviv Regev, PhD – The Broad Institute
  • Jun Takahashi, MD, PhD – Kyoto University
  • Brian Wainger, MD, PhD – Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD – Kyoto University

 

Pricing

Attendee category Early until 07/30/2019 Advance until 09/10/2019 Regular from 09/11/2019
Commercial / Industry $895 $945 $995
*Healthcare Professional (non-academic) $475 $525 $575
*Non-Profit / Government / Academic $375 $425 $475
*Residents / Postdocs / Fellows $215 $245 $275
*Students $55 $75 $95

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For more information about sponsorship, please contact:
Conference@NYSCF.org or 212-365-7428

FAQ

What is included in the cost of my registration?

Your conference registration includes access to all sessions and the poster session cocktail reception. All attendees will receive a conference notebook & tote bag.

Are meals included with my registration?

Yes. Breakfast, lunch and snacks are included for both days of the conference. The Poster Session cocktail reception is also included.

Can I pay to attend only one day or part of the conference?

Full conference registration is required to attend any panels or sessions.

What are the registration deadlines?

Click here for full registration details.

How can I obtain an invoice/receipt for registration?

A confirmation e-mail is sent via e-mail at the time of registration.  Should you need additional assistance, please e-mail events@nyscf.org or call 212-365-7452.

Can I substitute/transfer my conference registration?

Yes, you can transfer your registration up until the day prior to the conference. Registrations cannot be transferred after October 21, 2019.

What is the conference cancellation policy?

Registrations are refundable, less a $75 administrative charge. All refunds must be received by written request to events@nyscf.org by September 20, 2019. No-shows are not eligible for refund.

Can I submit a poster for the poster session?

Yes, poster abstracts must be submitted by August 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Submit here.

Is there a conference app?

The conference app for iPhone and Android will be available in October.

Are there discounted hotel rates?

Yes, The New York Stem Cell Foundation has reserved a block of rooms with the Bentley Hotel, at 500 East 62nd Street, New York, NY. The room rate is $319 per night for a king sized room. Please contact Allyson Estrada at 212-292-5545 to make reservations, or call the reservations department at 855-779-0220. You can also go to this link to make reservations online. Reservations are subject to a 72 hour cancellation policy.

Additional questions not covered in this FAQ?

Contact Gwyneth Volkmann at events@nyscf.org or 212-365-7452.

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.