MIT Enterprise Forum - Life Sciences Circle Event: Unlikely Bedfellows: Academia, Pharma & Venture Capital

When: Wed February 27, 2013 5:30 pm

Organization: MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge

Location: UK Trade & Investment One Broadway, 7th Floor Cambridge, MA 02139

Speaker(s): Imran Nasrullah, M.S., J.D., Head of Strategic Alliances at T1D Exchange; Sridaran Natesan, Ph.D., Scientific Site Head, R&D, Head, External Innovation & Partnering, sanofi-aventis; Stephen McCarthy, Ph.D.,Professor, UMass Lowell, Co-Director of M2D2, and Director of the Biodegradable Polymer Research Center; David Berry, MD, Ph.D., Partner at Flagship Ventures

Website: http://www.mitforumcambridge.org/events/life-sciences-circle-event-unlikely-bedfellows-academia-pharma-venture-capital/

Collaborations between industry, academia and investors have great potential, but it can be tough to make them successful. Are you contemplating a partnership or trying to make one work better? Then please join us at the February meeting of the Life Sciences Community Circle.
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Our panelists will look at how academia, pharma and VCs have worked together thus far, examine common pitfalls, and make recommendations of how collaborations can be improved.

Register early as this program will sell out.

Our panelists include:

 

David Berry, MD, Ph.D., Partner at Flagship Ventures

 

Stephen McCarthy, Ph.D.,Professor, UMass Lowell, Co-Director of M2D2, and   Director of the Biodegradable Polymer Research Center

 

 

Sridaran Natesan, Ph.D., Scientific Site Head, R&D, Head, External Innovation &  Partnering, sanofi-aventis

 

Moderator:

Imran Nasrullah, M.S., J.D., Head of Strategic Alliances at T1D Exchange