Call for STEM Talent: BioBAT Launches its Workforce Development Program for Students

BioBAT, the New York Science and Technology Center at the Brooklyn Army Terminal, is now a center for student science education and interactive learning.

This August, we launched our first series of educational events, a Youth Science Summer Camp to inspire kids through fun-filled exposure to science and engineering. The camp marks the start of BioBAT’s workforce development program.

Building Brooklyn’s Future on the Waterfront

Published in the August 2017 issue of the SUNY Downstate Medical Center Alumni Association Newsletter

Inside the workspace of one of BioBAT’s anchor tenants, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI)

SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s commitment to research and education goes beyond the Downstate campus, including all the way to the Brooklyn harbor, where its venture BioBAT at the Brooklyn Army Terminal is working to strengthen the city’s scientific community.

Conquering the Need for Space in NYC’s Biotech Ecosystem

A biotech startup starts small, often at a single workbench. As the startup grows, its needs for laboratory and office space change.

Since every startup is different, their workspace needs are as well. What works for one emerging company might not work for another. There is no one space that fits every company, or even the same startup at different points in its lifecycle.

New York Lieutenant Governor Visits BioBAT

Brooklyn, NY , March 3, 2017 – New York’s Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul paid a visit to BioBAT, the New York Science and Technology Center at the Brooklyn Army Terminal. The Lieutenant Governor was joined by State Senator Martin J. Golden, New York City Council Member Carlos Menchaca, and representatives from the Empire State Development Corporation (ESD) on a tour of the research facility.

BioBAT Receives $1 Million from Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams recently announced that BioBAT, a not-for-profit organization established to develop affordable, state-of-the-art biotechnology/technology research and manufacturing space in New York City, will receive $1 million in Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) for the outfitting of infrastructure for life science and technology companies occupying BioBAT’s laboratory and manufacturing space.