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Capital Region Bio Innovation Forum & Ribbon Cutting!

October 13: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 


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for BioInnovation 2022

Cultivating a Biotech Ecosystem:
Driving Innovation and Commercialization

Stack Family Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training (CBET)

Thursday, October 13, 2022 |  12 noon – 5 pm
150 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208

This event brings together industry experts, innovators, academics, and leaders who are transforming the field of Life Sciences. Assemblymember John T. McDonald III kicks off the forum with opening remarks. Two discussion panels, Concept to Commercialization and Funding Sources, highlight resources available to innovators for business development. Win Thurlow, Executive Director at MedTech Association, moderates the day.


You are also invited to a Ribbon Cutting before the Forum!

Thursday, October 13, 2022 | 10 am –11:15 am
150 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) recently acquired a state-of-the-art medical and life sciences facility. The acquisition extends ACPHS’ campus footprint and provides a new home for the Stack Family Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training (CBET).

We welcome you to join us in celebration at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony performed by a special guest. Tours of the building and refreshments will be provided following the ceremony.

 

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AGENDA

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Lunch/Registration

12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.  

Welcome

 

Mark N. Eagan, President and CEO, Capital Region Chamber and CEG

Poster Presentations & Solution Provider Showcase

Opening Remarks

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences’ Stack Family Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training (CBET), Albany Medical College Biomedical Acceleration and Commercialization Center (BACC), Center for Economic Growth, Empire State Development, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, University at Albany

Opening Remarks

Assemblyman John T. McDonald III, ‘85, 108th Assembly District at New York State Assembly

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.    

Panel #1 – Concept to Commercialization

 

Moderator: Win Thurlow, Executive Director at MedTech Association

Richard Honen, Partner at Phillips Lytle LLP

Heidi Knoblauch, Ph.D., Senior Director Entrepreneurship Development Division of Science, Technology & Innovation, Empire State Development

Dr. Eric Ledet, Chief Medical Officer, ReVivo Medical, Vice President of Research & Development and Director of the Health Innovation Incubator & Technology Center

John Pietrangelo, M. E., Registered U.S. Patent Agent, Tech Valley Patent

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

 

Dr. Sally Temple, Scientific Director at the Neural Stem Cell Institute

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.    

Panel #2 – Funding Sources

 

Moderator: Win Thurlow, Executive Director at MedTech Association

Kate Baker, Director at NYS Small Business Development Center at the University at Albany

Richard Honen, Partner at Phillips Lytle LLP

Joe Richardson, Managing Partner at Eastern NY Angels Capital, LLC

Noa Simons, President & CEO, Upstate Capital Association of New York

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks, Networking, and Cocktails

 

Poster Presentations & Solution Provider Showcases

Dr. Greg Dewey, Former Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, President

 

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Details

Date:
October 13
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Stack Family Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training (CBET)
150 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
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