Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Mike Bloomberg Takes Roosevelt Island Tram To Cornell Tech's Bloomberg Center Topping Off - Y Combinator's Sam Altman Talks Tech At First Cornell Tech Bloomberg Speaker Series Too

Former NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg took the Tram to Roosevelt Island for the November 30 topping off of Cornell Tech's Bloomberg Center.

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Bloomberg reports
on the inaugural Cornell Tech @Bloomberg Speaker series with Y Combinator's Sam Altman:
“Tech entrepreneurship is close to my heart,” said Michael R. Bloomberg as we welcomed more than 150 members of the NYC technology community for the inaugural Cornell Tech @ Bloomberg speaker series.

After sharing stories about the company’s early beginnings and how tech entrepreneurship played a major role in its success, Bloomberg introduced the new speaker series and first participant Y Combinator President Sam Altman....

Here's the November 17 Cornell Tech construction update with a walk through of the campus site

and Mayor Bloomberg's remarks at the June 17, 2015 Cornell Tech groundbreaking ceremony.

Roosevelt Island is going to be a very exciting place when the Cornell Tech campus opens for the Fall 2017 semester.