39 North Biotech District

39° North: Cultivating an Innovation Ecosystem

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a discussion about 39 North

The 600-acre innovation district that is home to the Danforth Center, BRDG Park and other organizations that are helping to strengthen the St. Louis region’s innovation ecosystem. Panelists will include Barry L. Glantz, Mayor of the City of Creve Coeur, Travis Sheridan, President of the CIC Venture Café Global Institute and Sheila Sweeney, CEO of St. Louis Economic Development Partnership. Among the topics of conversation will be the master plan for the district, which will be geared toward lifestyle preferences often sought by highly-skilled employees. Features of 39 North will include mixed retail, residential and office space connected by walking and biking trails and abundant green space.

The conversation will be moderated by Sam Fiorello, Chief Operating Officer, Danforth Center and President, BRDG Park.

5:15 PM: Networking Reception in McDonnell International Gallery
6:00 – 7:00 PM: Conversation in the AT&T Auditorium

sponsored by St. Louis Public Radio and HEC-TV

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