LIC is NYC’s Destination for Innovation. Join Us!
LIC is the best place for life sciences developers and companies to grow in NYC.
LIC is a unique mixed-used, live-work neighborhood that offers a vibrant community and an urban model of collaboration that attracts a talented workforce and fosters cross-sector partnerships. LIC's prime location, quality of life, key real estate opportunities and business incentives, as well as access to regional talent and transportation make it an ideal destination for NYC's growing innovation sectors, including the life sciences. Click Why LIC above to learn more about each of these six key factors that make LIC the perfect opportunity for fulfilling NYC's life sciences needs.
Learn more about what LIC and NYC have to offer the life sciences community and about our recent developments and new companies. Here you can see highlights from our 2019 Summit, LIC: Inspiring Innovation featuring panels of industry leaders in a wide range of sectors, including life sciences.
This resource was made possible in part by a grant from Empire State Development, through the New York City Regional Economic Development Council.
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Life Sciences: Stepping Out and Growing Up in LIC - Panel at November 19, 2019 LICP's LIC Summit
This panel, which took place at the Museum of the Moving Image on November 19, 2019, explored why life sciences and tech companies thrive in mixed-use, transit-rich urban neighborhoods like LIC and why these industries are desirable for the range of job opportunities they generate. Jenna Foger of Alexandria Venture Investments/Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. moderated a conversation with panelists Robert Albro (King Street Properties), Tom Brennan (ARCH), Daniel Cohen (3DBio), and Sara Eshelman (Spero Ventures). Check it out below!