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The Global STEM Paradox – A Roundtable Discussion with Intel and the NY Academy of Sciences

December 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This event is by invitation only to guests of The New York Academy of Sciences and Cornerstone Capital Group.

Join us on Monday, December 1st for lunch with Babur Habib, Head of Engineering & Development at Intel, and Celina Morgan-Standard, SVP Global Business Development at The NY Academy of Sciences, to discuss “The Global STEM Paradox” and the need for cross-sector collaboration as a starting point for building a strong STEM ecosystem.

Learn how The NY Academy of Sciences defines the current problem and outlines new frameworks that will help corporations ensure a steady pipeline of new talent from the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). And meet the founder of Knack, an innovative gaming platform that leverages big data and neuroscience to drive business leadership toward social impact.

Hosted by:   

Erika Karp, CEO & Founder, Cornerstone Capital Inc.

Babur Habib, Head of Engineering & Development, Intel Corporation

Featured Speaker:

Celina Morgan-Standard, SVP Global Business Development, The NY Academy of Sciences

Guest Speaker:  

Guy HalfteckCEO & Founder, Knack

Topics of Discussion:

  • More students than ever are graduating with STEM degrees; why is it that companies continue to struggle to find sustained talent?
  • How can multinational companies ensure a pipeline of talent?
  • How can we engage traditionally underserved populations in STEM?
  • How can we leverage technology to address the greatest challenges of our times; water scarcity, sanitation, malnutrition, and global warming?

For more information please contact us.


December 1, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Cornerstone Capital Group
212 874 7400


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