U3 Advisors Co-Founder & Principal Karen Backus along with Gilbert Delgado (Cornell University) and Colin Koop (SOM), present lessons learned from assisting Cornell University with winning the NYC Applied Science Tech Campus competition, and the subsequent development of the Cornell Tech applied sciences campus in New York City, to the Society for College Planners (SCUP).





  • Co-Founder & Principal
  • Gilbert Delgado
    University Architect (former), Cornell University
  • Colin Koop
    Design Partner, SOM