Fast Company features The Bridge at Cornell Tech—a corporate co-location building—as The Innovation Hub of New York City’s $2 Billion Tech Campus:
At New York City’s newest university, the Ivory Tower is being declared dead before it even gets built.
That’s the philosophy embodied in the name the Bridge, one of three buildings slated to open in 2017 during the first phase of construction of Cornell Tech’s new $2 billion, 12-acre campus on Roosevelt Island. The graduate school—a pillar of New York City’s efforts to grow its tech economy—is not shy about its desire to knock down traditional barriers between academia and industry collaboration. The Bridge, formerly referred to as the “corporate co-location” building, is where the action will happen.
Read the full Fast Company article.
Watch the trailer for The Bridge here: