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Introduction to UCF's Life Sciences Incubator in Lake Nona | Orlando
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Introduction to UCF's Life Sciences Incubator in Lake Nona | Orlando

Learn about UCF’s recently launched Life Sciences Incubator - Lake Nona and hear about plans to grow and accelerate life science innovation in Central Florida! Meet some of the resident companies and tour the brand new Incubator fully equipped with state of the art wet labs.

8/29/2018
When: 08/29/2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Guidewell Innovation Center
6555 Sanger Road
Second Floor
Orlando, Florida  32827
United States
Contact: BioFlorida


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Members: $50

Non-Members: $30

Students: $20

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn about UCF's recently launched Life Sciences Incubator - Lake Nona and hear about plans to grow and accelerate life science innovation in Central Florida. Meet some of the resident companies and tour the brand new incubator fully equipped with state-of-the-art wet labs.

HOST


LOCATION

Guidewell Innovation Center

The "Garage" on the Second Floor

6555 Sanger Road

Orlando, FL 32827

AGENDA

5:30 pm

Registration, Networking & Tours

Tours in the UCF Incubator will take place from 5:30 - 6:00 pm on the 2nd Floor.

6:15 pm

Welcome & Introductions

Bryan Allinson, Senior Director, Florida Hospital | AdventHealth and Science Chair, Central Chapter of BioFlorida

Amy Baker, Attorney at Law, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP & Business Chair, Central Chapter of BioFlorida

 

6:30 pm

Introduction to UCF Life Sciences Incubator

Tom O'Neal, PhD, Executive Director, Associate VP for Research & Commercialization at UCF, Executive Director of the UCF Business Incubation Program (UCFBIP)

6:40 pm

Company Lightning Rounds

 

Aviana Molecular Technologies, LLC (Aviana)

Vanaja Ragavan, MD, President and CEO

 

Certara Strategic Consulting

Sonja Hartmann, PhD,Clinical Pharmacologist

 

CytoSen Therapeutics

Robert Igarashi, PhD,President and Co-Founder

 

SynapCytec

Bob Hering, President & CEO

 

National Postdoctoral Association (NPA)

Kristen E.N. Scott, PhD,Scientific Development Officer, Moffitt Cancer Center & Board of Directors, NPA 

7:10 pm

Update on BioFlorida & Closing Remarks

Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO

7:15 pm

Additional Networking & Adjourn

 

EVENT SPONSORS

 

 

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Onsite RegistrationCosts

$30 BioFlorida Members

$50 Non-Members

Online registration closed Tuesday, August 28 at noon EDT.

About BioFlorida

BioFlorida represents nearly 6,000 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceutical, medical technology and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ nearly 83,000 Floridians.

 

Members of the BioFlorida network include emerging and established life science companies, universities, research institutions, hospitals, medical centers, incubators, economic development agencies, investors and service providers.

 

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