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When: 02/17/2016
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport at Town Center Hotel
9931 Interstate Commerce Dr.
Fort Myers, Florida  33913
United States
Contact: BioFlorida

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 Online registration is now closed but you may register onsite:

Members - $30

Non-Members - $50

Students & Faculty (please bring ID) - $20



The SW Chapter of BioFlorida



To join yourregional life science colleaguesfora brief program & networking

event Wednesday, February 17 at 5:30 pm.


Hear an update on life science companiesin the region

and meet new companiesto the area. This event will include a

brief program, welcome remarks and introductions.

Wine, beer and hors d'oeuvreswill be served.



5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport at Town Center

9931 Interstate Commerce Dr.
Fort Myers, FL33913

Click here for directions.






5:30 pm |Registration Opens

Sign In & Network


6:00 pm |Welcome

Introductions & Sponsor Acknowledgment


6:15 pm |Featured University & Speaker - FGCU

Chris Geiger, PhD,Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Bioengineering


6:30 pm | Featured Company & Speaker -

Clinical and Translational Genome Research Institute (CTGRI)

Dan Handley, PhD, Scientific Director


6:45 pm | AMessage from BioFlorida

Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO

Outlookfor 2016 & Update on the 2016 BioFlorida Government Affairs Priorities


7:00 pm| Closing Remarks & Networking



ALeadership Team Meetingwill take place one hour prior to the

Chapter Event.If you are a member of BioFlorida, in good financial standing,

you are eligible to participate.


If interested in serving on the Southwest Chapter of BioFlorida, please email

our 2016 Business Chair,Ani Farrell





Florida Gult Coast




Sponsorship optionsrange from Event Sponsors ($500/one-time sponsorship) to Annual Sponsors ($2,000 for 4 Chapter Events in any Chapter.)*


*Excludes the Celebration of Biotechnology in May; the state Annual Conference in October; and the BioTech Expo inNovember.


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.


Email us for a regional Chapter sponsorship.