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A Celebration of Innovation is a unique opportunity to see startup companies commercializing the latest life science, medical device, and cutting-edge technologies generated as a result of the more than $700 million in research conducted annually at UF. Those interested in licensing, commercializing, investing or otherwise becoming involved with getting new discoveries to the marketplace will want to mark their calendars to attend.

When: 04/04/2017
12:00 PM
Where: Hilton University of Florida Hotel and Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, Florida  32607
United States
Contact: Kathy Sohar

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It's A Celebration of Innovation:UF's 11th annual showcase.

Be in Good Company. Mingle with These Startups April 4.


A Celebration of Innovation
Startup Showcase

You won't want to miss this year's A Celebration of Innovation startup showcase on April 4. That's where you'llget the latest on University of Floridaresearch and commercialization, hear from a panel of guests telling the inspiringstory of one invention's journey from lab to market, and listen as startupcompanies presenttheirplans and achievements.

This is a unique chance to see early-stage startups that are housed in UF incubators and/or based on the latest cutting-edge technologies generated from the more than $700 million in research conducted at UF. Presenting companies includeAmend Surgical, Enfoglobe, txtsignal, HealthSteps, and PlasmaChip. Check the agendafor more information on panelists and presenting companies, updated as it becomes available.

The University of Florida transfers world-class researchto partners who turn these discoveries into commercial products that make ourworld a better place. If you are an investor, entrepreneur or another interested party who has the resources needed to partner with us, we hope you will join us at A Celebration of Innovation. Registerfor the Showcase today!

Mark Your Calendar:

This year's Celebration of Innovation on April 4, 2017, is an opportunity to hear from early-stage startups and learn about company opportunities.Register for the conference now for $79.

Hotel rooms may be available at the Hampton Inn Suites Downtown or the Hilton UF Hotel & Conference Center. (Locations and contact information below.)

Hampton Inn Suites Downtown
101 SE 1st Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 240-9300

A Celebration of Innovation, April 4, 2017
Visit the
Showcase page for more information.

Hilton UF Hotel &
Conference Center

1714 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 372-3600




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