June 12, 2019!
Register now for the 3rd annual Technology Showcase! The 2019 Technology Showcase will again highlight technologies being developed at the NCI and Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR) to encourage technology licensing and collaborations, startup company formation and the translation of NCI discoveries into solutions to benefit patients.
- Free, half-day event
- Hear from NCI and FNLCR inventors about technologies primed for technology commercialization and/or collaboration; great opportunity for regional companies and biotech stakeholders.
- Panel sessions focused on technology commercialization
- Poster session highlighting 10 NIH technologies for available for collaborative development and/or licensing presented by the NCI Technology Transfer Ambassadors Program
- Networking, including event following the Tech Showcase
DATE and LOCATION:
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Registration 11:30 am - Noon
Noon - 5:15 PM (post-showcase networking event to follow)
FNLCR Advanced Technology Research Facility
8560 Progress Drive
Frederick, MD 21702
Rich Bendis , President and CEO of BioHealth Innovation, Inc.
Mr. Bendis is the Founder, President and CEO of BioHealth Innovation, Inc. He is an entrepreneur, corporate executive, venture capitalist, investment banker, innovation and technology-based economic development leader, international speaker and consultant in the technology and healthcare industries. He currently serves as the founding President and CEO of Innovation America (IA), a national public-private partnership focused on accelerating the growth of innovation economy in America. As one of the most recognized experts in the field of innovation economy, Mr. Bendis has served on numerous distinguished boards and task forces including the White House U.S. Innovation Partnership Advisory Task Force, the Small Business Innovation Research Committee, the National Association of State Venture Funds board; State Science and Technology Institute, and the Ernst and Young Entrepreneurial Institute as a national/regional Judge and Entrepreneur of the Year winner.
The 2019 event agenda includes the addition of two sets of technology commercialization-focused panels.
Panel Session One:
"Making your company attractive to equity investors"
"Partnering with the NCI and FNL to benefit your pipeline and your bottom-line"
Panel Session Two:
"Non-dilutive sources of funding for commercializing technology"
"Leveraging incubators and accelerators for technology licensing and commercialization”
|Additional presenters and technologies to be added as they are confirmed.|
2:00 - 2:45 pm (time is subject to change)
|Posters prepared by TTAP Ambassadors will highlight the following technologies that are available for licensing and/or partnering:|