Accelerate Long Island

Accelerate Long Island is an economic development initiative launched by the Long Island Association in collaboration with seven preeminent academic and research organizations on the island, including Northwell Health, Stony Brook University, Brookhaven National Laboratory, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

Accelerate Long Island’s mission is to promote the creation of start-up companies in three industry clusters:  information technology, life sciences/biotechnology, and energy; to accelerate the creation of an entrepreneurial ecosystem; and to promote the region as a place where start-up companies can be successful.