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ACS Entrepreneur Summit

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The ACS Entrepreneur Summit is an event for startups, small businesses, investors, corporate partners, government officials, students, professors, researchers, and journalists who wish to gain:

  • Opportunities to network with entrepreneurs, private investors, and corporate innovators
  • Greater insight into interests, trends, opportunities, and challenges in chemical entrepreneurship
  • Practical advice and information for chemistry-based startups and small businesses
  • New ways of approaching operational challenges, value proposition, and customer development

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
ROBERT HERJAVEC


Robert Herjavec

AFTERNOON KEYNOTE SPEAKER
DAVID S. BEM, PH.D.

David S. Bem, Ph.D.

Day 1

Registration
8:00am

Welcoming Remarks - 9:00am
ACS - Thomas M. Connelly, Jr., Ph.D., Executive Director & CEO

Industry Innovation Spotlights:
The Dow Chemical Company
Evonik Industries AG
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. - Mr. Hirofumi Zenkoh, General Manager, Next Generation Business Development Division
Novartis - Dr. Avi Spier
Procter & Gamble
TOK America - Christopher Rosenthal
The Forbes Funds - Kate Dewey, President
Waters Corporation - Kevin D. Wyndham, Director R&D

Closing Remarks
ACS - Kenneth J. Polk, Esq., Innovation Counsel

Reception Sponsored by P&G
5:30pm to 7:00pm
By invitation only

*Presentation titles may change

Day 2

Registration
8:00am

Rising Star - 9:00am
Rubitection, Inc.
Dr. Sanna Gaspard, Ph.D., Founder & CEO Rubitection, Inc.

Entrepreneur's Journey
X-Therma Inc.
Mark Kline, Ph.D., Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Prototype Development
Alabama Innovation & Mentoring of Entrepreneur Center
Dan Daly, Ph.D., Director, Alabama Innovation & Mentoring of Entrepreneur Center

The Culture of Innovating
Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
Katherine Gibson, Chief Innovation Officer (Interim)

Licensing
Thomson Coburn, LLC
Raymond Stewart, Esq.

Due Diligence and Term sheets
Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic
Howard Lubert, Area President

The Evolution of the University Startup
National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2)
Tony Stanco, Director, Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer and Commercialization

Better Value Propositions & Pitches
National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2)
Tony Stanco, Director, Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer and Commercialization

Adjourn
4:40pm

*Presentation titles may change

Thank You 2017 ACS Entrepreneur Summit Sponsors:

P&G
The Dow Chemical Company

Mitsui Chemicals

PPG
Covestro
Thomson Coburn LLP
Wiley Rein LLP
TOK America



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