Oct 22–23, 2024
The Rockefeller University

2022 Keynote Dr. Feng Zhang
2022 Keynote Dr. Janet Rossant

About The NYSCF Conference

The NYSCF Conference is the premier translational stem cell research conference. Held annually for the past 18 years, it has brought together world-leading experts from various disciplines across biomedicine and biotechnology to present the latest cutting-edge stem cell science.


From organoids to neurodegeneration to cell therapies, hearing about field-changing breakthroughs left 78% of NYSCF Conference participants with new ideas for their own research.


With 500+ attendees from academia, industry, government, non-profits, and patient groups, and 125+ presentations all in the same space, the program is digestible and the leaders are accessible.


With >9 hours of networking among world-renowned, multi-disciplinary scientists, >25% of in-person attendees established new collaborations at the conference.

What do stem cell leaders say about The NYSCF Conference?

What struck me is the mix of people… it feels like a real community.

Hans Clevers, MD, PhD
Hubrecht Institute

One of the strongest stem cell meetings I have ever attended.

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, PhD
Columbia University

NYSCF is my role model. By attending this conference, I’m learning a lot.

Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD
Nobel Laureate, Kyoto University

[The NYSCF Conference] brings together so many people from different disciplines.

Tracy Young-Pearse, PhD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

It just has this energy, this excitement. You can see it in everyone’s eyes. The speakers are the top-notch in their field.

Joseph Wu, MD, PhD
Stanford University