The Sohn Conference Foundation is dedicated to supporting cutting-edge research, and innovative initiatives that will have the greatest impact in treating and curing pediatric cancer and other childhood diseases. The foundation supports groundbreaking medical research, state-of-the-art technology, and innovative programs to ensure children with cancer survive and thrive. The Sohn Conference Foundation raises funds through their renowned Sohn Investment Conferences that has expanded its forums to include Australia, Brazil, Canada, Geneva, Hong Kong, India, London, Monaco, San Francisco, and Tel Aviv, which are recognized as the world’s original and premier investment events. Featuring the greatest minds in the industry, the conferences harness the energy and resources of the global financial community to support Sohn’s mission of ending childhood cancer.
Since 1995, the Sohn Conference Foundation has raised over $90 million to support pediatric cancer research and treatment.
In Sohn 2021, they raised $1,500,000 to help support high-risk, high-reward research at Rockefeller University.
The Foundation honors the memory of Ira Sohn, a talented Wall Street professional whose life was cut short when he lost his battle with cancer at age 29.
Inspire cutting-edge scientific research collaborations in New York City
Invest in state-of-the-art technology
Develop the next generation of physician scientists
Promote quality of care for children with cancer