Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The newly opened Cornell Tech campus on Roosevelt Island is literally built to develop pioneering leaders and technologies for the digital age. Its mission of collaboration and innovation is reflected in every aspect of the design of its campus which just opened in September. At this behind-the-scenes tour, get an inside look at the $2 billion project, which is slated to generate thousands of jobs in the next 35 years and raise New York City’s profile as a hub for tech companies. You’ll see behind the curtain of the first-of-its-kind building that brings academia and industry together to get new technologies and products to market, as well as the world’s largest “passive house,” which employs unprecedented standards of sustainability in its construction.
ROOSEVELT ISLAND: The Bloomberg Center