Welcome to the 2016 Arkansas Life Sciences Summit being held at the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas. The Summit will bring together companies, academia, investors, suppliers, providers, advisors, and interested parties with a mission to:
-- Increase the visibility of Arkansas life science companies,
-- Enhance collaboration among companies in their respective fields,
-- Increase activity in venture capital and private equity investments,
-- Promote economic development for the benefit of the State of Arkansas.
Presentations from leading life science related technology companies will be presented. These companies include medical devices, drug discovery, diagnostics, biotech, natural products, agriculture life sciences. Current topics involving start-ups, funding, management, topics affecting the life science industry will also be presented. Key leaders from Arkansas and outside of Arkansas have been invited to speak.
By attending the Arkansas Life Science Summit you will gain current insight in the industry and will be more aware of the challenges as well as the benefits of being involved.
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SUMMIT RESERVATIONS LIMITED TO FIRST 180 ATTENDEES
Where can I stay in Conway?
Hotel rooms (discounted daily rate) are being held for Summit attendees at the Hilton Garden Inn, 805 Amity Road, Conway, AR. Please advise the Hilton Hotel Registration Agent that you are attending the Arkansas Life Sciences Summit. Hotel Website: http://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/L/LITCWGI-BIO-20161018/index.jhtml
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The University of Central Arkansas (UCA) Campus is located in Conway, Arkansas. Conway is approximately 30 miles from downtown Little Rock, Arkansas. Follow Interstate 40 going West. Exit Dave Ward Drive in Conway and go West on Dave Ward Drive. Turn Right on Donaghey Street to arrive at the UCA Campus.
Free parking is available South and West of the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center.
Be sure to print a copy of the UCA Parking Permit and place on the dashboard of your car.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
There is No Smoking allowed. No firearms are allowed.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Dr. Nancy Gray, Director-UAMS BioVentures, 501-686-6696, email@example.com
Ben Wofford, Associate Director-UAMS BioVentures, 501-686-6696, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ping Fong, President, BMR Management Resources, 801-573-8665, email@example.com
Can I update my registration information?
Contact one of the organizers.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes, please advise one of the organizers or the registration desk at the Summit