- Nov 18, 2014, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
- Reckson, A Division of SL Green
- 360 Hamilton Avenue
- White Plains, NY 10601
$10K Cash Grant Opportunity
Led by Christina Bechhold, co-founder of the Manhattan-based angel investment group, Empire Angels, the evening is designed to help entrepreneurs take their idea to the next level. Emerging companies will have the opportunity to hear from Bechchold, a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal blog, The Accelerators, and present their idea to a panel of distinguished judges.
The winner will receive a $10,000 cash grant and automatic acceptance in the WCA's BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network. A junior prize of $2,500 will also be awarded to the runner up. Applications are due November 7, 2014. To submit your application please visit our website or for more information contact Joelle DiNardi at firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-948-6740.
$20 per person
Reckson, A Division of SL Green
Greater Hudson Bank I Tompkins Mahopac Bank
- Nov 18, 2014, 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
- RPW Group
- 1133 Westchester Ave
- White Plains, NY 10604
Led by John Lucker, Deloitte’s Global Advanced Analytics & Modeling Market Leader, the virtual Q&A will give businesses in Westchester and beyond a leg up on how to best use data to inform a company’s next steps and strategic plans. Lucker has developed numerous advanced analytic business solutions, is a frequent speaker in the industry on this topic.
Attendees may submit questions prior to and during the 45-minute chat using the hash tag, #WCAData, to participate. The event is free and pre-registration is not necessary.
Follow the hashtag: #WCAData
- Nov 19, 2014, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Tappan Hill Mansion
- 81 Highland Ave
- (GPS: 200 Gunpowder Lane)
- Tarrytown, NY 10591
As part of Global Entrepreneurship week, join us as we honor leading women scientists in Westchester's tech, life science, biotech, medtech, healthtech communities and digital healthcare sectors
Dr. Soo Young Yang, Founder, Chairman, Histogenetics
Dr. Kathleen Friel, Ph.D. Director, Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery, Burke-Cornell Medical Research Institute
Ms. Julie P. Gregory, Chief Executive Officer, ContraFect
Dr. Chau Dang, Chief, West Harrison Medical Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Dr. Doris Bucher, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College
Moderated by Manoush Zomorodi host and managing editor of WNYC's New York Public Radio
Tompkins Mahopac Bank
Women's Leadership Institute at Manhattanville College
$110 members; $130 future members
For more information or sponsorship information contact Laura Montopoli,
- Nov 20, 2014, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
- Westchester Marriott
- 670 White Plains Road
- Tarrytown, NY 10591
WCA Leadership Awards Recipients:
William Cuddy, Executive Vice President, CBRE
Laura Forese M.D. M.P.H, President, New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System
Robert Glazer, CEO, ENT & Allergy Associates
Steven Safyer, M.D., CEO, Montefiore Medical Center
Keynote speaker John D. Bassett III, Chairman of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company and subject of the New York Times bestseller, "Factory Man," written by Beth Macy, will offer his five principals of competing successfully in a global economy.
Silent Auction throughout the evening.
The evening’s agenda 5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception7:00 p.m. Dinner
8:30 p.m. Dessert Reception
9:30 p.m. Conclusion
To become a sponsor, please contact Laura Montopoli at email@example.com