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Thursday, April 20 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology for Good Conference: The Life Cycle of a Biotech/Medtech Start-Up

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This panel of life science professionals will discuss how a concept emerging from a university research lab can end up in the product pipeline of a global pharmaceutical company, and some of the challenges for entrepreneurs leaving a university culture to create businesses. They’ll discuss what elements are essential to start-up success, potential paths for profitable exits, and lessons learned from failure.

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Bob Creeden

Managing Director, UVA LVG Seed Fund
Bob Creeden, Managing Director of the  UVA LVG Seed Fund & New Ventures at the UVA Licensing & Ventures Group (LVG) supports the creation of high-quality ventures based on University technologies and leads the day-to-day operations of the $10 million investment fund. Since joining... Read More →
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James Ramey

Managing Director & Fund Manager, VTC Ventures
James Ramey is a Managing Director and Fund Manager at Middleland Capital where he manages the VTC Ventures. VTC Ventures invest in high growth Seed, Series A, and Series B-stage companies across the country, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and within the broader Virginia Tech, Carilion... Read More →
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Sally Allain

Head of JLABS @ Washington, DC/Interim Head of JLABS North East, Johnson & Johnson's Innovation, Johnson & Johnson
As Head of JLABS @ Washington, DC, Sally sets the strategic direction and oversees all operational activities for JLABS in the greater Washington metro region, and supporting the New York and Boston ecosystems as Interim Head, JLABS @ North East. In this role, Sally is responsible... Read More →
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Dana Goldmsith

Entrepreneur In Residence, CvilleBioHub
Dana has spent more than 25 years in business and has focused the majority of her career on hi-tech.  She spent 11 years in Silicon Valley as part of 6 venture-backed startups.  Those companies ranged in focus from enterprise ecommerce platform providers to SaaS personalization... Read More →


Thursday April 20, 2023 3:30pm - 4:30pm EDT
Common House