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Launching Research Ventures

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A deep-dive into practices being used to launch and sustain research-based startups

Organized by the Midwest Research University Network (MRUN)

To be held in Chicago on October 17, 2019

Participation limited and by invitation only to encourage and support free and open discussion

Chatham House Rules!

PROGRAM

Distinguished speakers will describe their innovative approaches to supporting research-based startups from pre-disclosure through to Series A. Presentations will be followed by moderated Q&A. Showcased best practices, presenters, and moderators:

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

  • Manu Nair, Vice President, Technology Ventures, OMRF
  • D. Graeme Thomas, Director, Office of Technology Management, Saint Louis University

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Chicago

  • Matt Martin, Life Sciences Launchpad Lead, Polsky Center, University of Chicago
  • Steve Lehman, Senior Associate Director, George Schultz Innovation Fund, University of Chicago
  • Jordan Kauffman, Executive Director, Iowa MADE, UIVentures, University of Iowa

WARF

  • Michael Partsch, Chief Venture Officer, WARF
  • Nichole Mercier, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Managing Director Technology Transfer, Washington University

Notre Dame

  • Bryan Ritchie, Vice President and Associate Provost for Innovation, Notre Dame
  • Brad Roth, President and Executive Director of NUtech Ventures and Associate Vice Chancellor for Technology Development University of Nebraska-Lincoln

For further information, contact:

Tim Honaker President and CEO, MRUN

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