Coffee&Capital brings Ellen Weber of Robin Hood Ventures to Quorum to meet with a small group of entrepreneurs over coffee and a light breakfast for an informal Q&A session about funding and pitching. Click here to read more.
The recent steady drop in the cost of genomic technologies has fueled enormous interest in their application in the clinic. Click here to read more.
Join the University City Keystone Innovation Zone for a flash ound of presentations from funders investing in early-stage tech and life sciences companies. Click here to read more.
The Philadelphia Heart Science Forum will bring leaders in the life sciences together to discuss innovative ways to accelerate science and to better understand how to treat heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, stroke and obesity. Highlights of the program include:
•remarks by Robert Urban, Ph.D, Head of the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center in Boston
•remarks by Daniel J. Rader, M.D., of the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
•a panel discussion on Academia and its Role in Life Science Innovation moderated by Steve Tang
•a panel discussion on Financing Innovation in a New and Challenging Economic Environment
Visit us at www.philadelphiaheartscienceforum.com for more information and to purchase tickets! Click Here to learn more.
The 16th annual Angel Venture Fair takes place on Tuesday, April 29th, at the Union League from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Last year, over 300 investors and conduits to investors from as far away as California attended. Each year we bring in a speaker who is outside our region and invests in startups to talk about early stage investment trends. Our keynote speaker is David Verrill, chairman of the American Capital Association, and a member of the Hub Angel Investment Group located in Boston, MA. Read More
Coffee & Counsel, a Satellite Quorum program developed by the University City Science Center, will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs working in the clean tech and energy efficiency space to get face time with Alvin Lavoie, Business & Product Development Expert, CleanTech Open, DOW Ventures, Rohm and Haas Co. Click here to read more.
For a complete listing of regional events, go to our Regional Calendar