An Evening of Science and Inspiration

An Evening of Science and Inspiration

  • An Evening of Science and Inspiration

    An Evening of Science and Inspiration

  • An Evening of Science and Inspiration

    An Evening of Science and Inspiration

  • An Evening of Science and Inspiration

    An Evening of Science and Inspiration

  • An Evening of Science and Inspiration

    An Evening of Science and Inspiration

  • An Evening of Science and Inspiration

    An Evening of Science and Inspiration

The New York Hall of Science
EVENING OF SCIENCE AND INSPIRATION
November 16, 2016 • 6:30 – 9:30 pm
583 Park Avenue, New York, NY
Honoring:
Guy Chiarello, President
First Data
Distinguished Leadership Award
Leonard S. Schleifer, M.D., Ph.D., CEO
George D. Yancopoulos, M.D., Ph.D.
CSO
, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Vision and Venture Award
Ayah Bdeir, Founder and CEO
littleBits
Creative Entrepreneurship Award
Shateesh Bhugwansing
Anna McPherran
Laycca Umer
Seidenberg Family Top of the Ladder Award
NYSCI’s Evening of Science and Inspiration
is a wonderful celebration of our exhibits,
our research, and especially the young people we serve.
Our gala provides an opportunity to celebrate and
share our work, and to raise crucial unrestricted funds
to support our ability to engage and inspire young
people through Design-Make-Play.

Download the evening’s program:
2016 NYSCI Gala Program

See all past Gala Honorees here.

2016 Gala: photos • New York Times
2015 Gala: photos • New York Times, Bloomberg review
2014 Gala: photos • New York TimesBloomberg review

 

Co-Chairs

Anna M. Ewing
Executive Vice President, Ret.
Nasdaq, Inc.

Stephen H. Sands
Vice Chairman of Investment Banking
Chairman of Global Healthcare Group
Lazard

 

Vice Chairs

Paula S. Apsell
Senior Executive Producer
NOVA

Robert S. Chen, Ph.D.
Director, Senior Research Scientist
CIESIN, Columbia University

Robert B. Darnell, M.D., Ph.D.
Founding Director and CEO
New York Genome Center

Gerald Hassell
Chairman & CEO
BNY Mellon

Jack Hughes
Founder
Lewis Bay Holdings

Kevin Parker
CEO & Managing Partner
Sustainable Insight Capital Management LLC

Catherine Rein
Senior EVP & CAO, ret.
MetLife

David M. Siegel
Co-Chairman
Two Sigma Investments

John Brooks Slaughter, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor of Education and Engineering
University of Southern California

 

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