New York A City : The toughest aspect to organizing a business meeting or conference is simply the logistics. There are so many things to arrange whether you’re holding your meeting in Timbuktu or New York. Conference venues, ballvenues, transportation, communications, and more. One of the most important factors, however, is expertise and information- research materials – resource, speakers and data are necessary to every meeting. And the fact is, it’s simply much easier to find them in New York than in Timbuktu!
It’s been said that the quality of input dictates the quality of output. And nowhere is this truer than in the business meetings in those New York conference venues. Luckily, in the city that never sleeps, finding the expertise you need isn’t too tough.
It Has the Experts
Whatever kind of industry you’re in, the world’s best minds are never far away from New York conference venues. In the area of life sciences alone, the city boasts the most number of postgraduate life sciences. Degrees awarded in the United States – 40,000 licensed physicians and 127 Nobel laureates. Can claim to have their roots in the city’s finest institutions.
If you’re looking for information, research and resource speakers for your events or for discussions in New York conference venues, the city has them in literally on tap in its universities such as Barnard, Columbia, NYU, Fordham, Yeshiva, Pace and The New School, among others.
Medicine and Life Sciences
For medicine and other life sciences, one can tap the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Cornell Medical College, SUNY, Rockefeller University, Mount Sinai, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine to name a few. For applied sciences, Cornell University leads – in fact, it has been tapped, along with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology to build a two-billion dollar graduate school for applied sciences on Roosevelt island, with a view of turning it into the world’s technological capital.
Business experts are also abundant in the city- never more than just a stone’s throw away from your New York conference venues! After all, New York is a global hub and one of the three centres of global business after London and Tokyo. So whether you need the top minds and information in banking and finance, retailing, world trade, transportation, tourism, real estate, legal, insurance, media (television, film, advertising and new media giants are all here), theater, fashion, and the arts in the United States, you’ll find it here!
Arts and Sports
For arts, fashion and design, there’s no end to the talents that can be tapped from Juilliard and NYU. As well as the countless museums and galleries that dot the city.
The area of sports has its own experts in the city as well – after all, it’s home to the National Football League, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League. And with four of the ten most expensive stadiums built worldwide – MetLife, the new Yankee Stadium, Citi Field and of course, the iconic Madison Square Garden- competitions can be more fun and less business when you get to catch a game!