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Bench to Bedside Initiative Entrepreneurship Kickoff + Networking Evening

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1300 York Avenue

Uris Auditorium

New York, NY 10065

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Come meet aspiring entrepreneurs, inventors, scientists, clinicians, engineers and business professionals. Network with future teammates for our December Pitch Day!

The Bench to Bedside Initiative (BBI) is supported in part by Weill Cornell Medicine Dean's Entrepreneurship Lab. This event is the beginning of our 12-week seminar series. All attendees are encouraged to form teams and to write business plans around patented technologies invented at Cornell University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Rockefeller University.

[ For earlybirds or inventors looking for team members: http://benchtobedsideinitiative.com-->build teams]

2017 Keynote: George D. Yancopoulos, MD, PhD, Co-founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer, Regeneron

Featuring three BBI alumni startups.

5:30pm - 6pm: Registration

6:00pm: Presentations begin

7:30pm: Networking

2017 Keynote: George D. Yancopoulos, MD, PhD, is Regeneron’s President and Chief Scientific Officer. He has led Regeneron alongside Len Schleifer, MD, PhD, since 1989. George has been driven by science his entire life. He began his education at the Bronx High School of Science, received his MD and PhD from Columbia University and went on to become the 11th most highly cited scientist in the world in the 1990s. In 2004, he was elected to be a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Dr. Yancopoulos, together with key members of his team, is a principal inventor and developer of Regeneron's six FDA-approved drugs, as well as its foundational technologies, including the Trap technology, VelociGene® and VelocImmune®.

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