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Professional Development Opportunity: Entrepreneurship 101: Science Startups

March 18, 2014
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Do you want to turn you passion for science into a career in business? Are you conducting science research that you think could be launched into a commercial enterprise? 

If so, you may want to check out Entrepreneurship 101: Science Startups, an informal conversation with a panel of experienced founders who will discuss how their interest in science led them to become entrepreneurs.

This event is being presented by SFU's Venture Connection and SFU's Faculty of Science. 

Oliver Buck, Founder, ITM Isotope Technologies Munich GmbH

Christopher J. Campbell, Entrepreneur, Independent Business Development Consultant

Austin Lee, SFU PhD candidate, est.2016, Chief Technology Officer, Shield Diagnostics

David Vocadlo, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Co-founder, Alectos Therapeutics

Byron Thom, VP Systems and General Counsel, Optigo Networks

For more information on this event and how to register please see this link.

 

 


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