The NSF hosted a webinar describing the NSF SBIR and STTR programs that provide early stage R&D and product development capital for small business. The NFS invests up to $1.5 M is small companies and takes 0$ equity. The webinar is now available on demand.
The MD&M 2015 Philadelphia Conference and Expo is October 7-8, 2015 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. I’ve been to the MD&M Expo at the Jacob Javits convention center in NYC. It was incredible for its size and scope. If the Philly Expo is anything like the NYC expo, then anyone thinking of […]
Andreessen Horowitz gave a presentation on US Tech Funding in June 2015 about the state of VC funding. According to the presentation, it’s never been cheaper to startup a software company, but it’s costly to scale up for 3 billion people. They say things are different this time because of mobile.
Labroots is hosting the Cancer Research and Oncology Virtual BioConference on Sep 30 and Oct 1, 2015. Topics include Cancer Immunotherapy, Targeted Precision Cancer Therapies for Advanced Disease, Detection of Rare Cancer Mutations and Implications for Treatment, and Cancer Metabolomics, for example. There will also be two mini-symposia on prostate cancer and melanoma.
The Kauffman Founders School has posted a new course on startup finance. The Founders School courses have been excellent. The Art of Startup Finance has nine modules that include: The Startup Finance Pyramid Financial Foundations: Your Balance Sheet Financial Foundations: Your Capitalization Table Financial Processes: Your Income Statement Financial Processes: Your Cash Flow Business Processes: […]
The 14 July 15 Real Entrepreneurs Boot Camp special program to be held at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club is an invitation only event. Please send your invitation request to Angel@NJAngels.net and indicate if you an accredited investor.
The presentations by these talented CEOs at the special Entrepreneurs University program held on 18 Mar 15 held at the Baker Hostetler law offices in Philadelphia produced some insightful responses from the investors.
The 2015 Entrepreneurs University program schedule is shown below along with a preview of two of the 2016 programs. Special programs are shown in bold. Thu. 8 Jan’15 – Writing Fundable Business Plans: Tips, Tactics, and Techniques Wed. 21 Jan’15 – Proof of Concept Clinical Trials programs in NYC Tue. 3 Feb’15 – Intellectual Property […]
Stanford is offering a new certificate in Genetics and Genomics now. Students must complete two core courses and four elective courses which are offered online and are self paced. The core courses include: Fundamentals of Genetics: The Genetics You Need to Know (XGEN101) Genomics and the Other Omics: The Comprehensive Essentials (XGEN102) Only one elective […]
Don’t forget about the Advances in drug discovery and development virtual symposium tomorrow 9/24 and it opens at 7:30 AM. The program covers: Next-gen medicines New gene targeting technologies Genomic applications Business strategies Informatics in the R&D environment