Biomedical Innovation Cup 2017

Biomed Innovation Cup
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Biomedical Innovation Cup 2017

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Auditorium 2, Marriott Eagle Crest Ypsilanti

Join Fast Forward Medical Innovation as teams of biomedical researchers take the stage to pitch their innovations to the “sharks” of the investment world at the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium.

Paul Riser
Special Guest Host
Paul Riser, M.B.A.
Managing Director
Tech Town Detroit

The path to market for a new biomedical product is challenging. It’s not enough to have a deep knowledge of the science. Innovators must be ready to step into the spotlight, showing stakeholders and potential investors clarity of vision and passion.

Fast Forward Medical Innovation logo

Join Fast Forward Medical Innovation for this annual event that helps prepare a select group of MTRAC Innovation Hub teams for launch to market, taking the stage to pitch their innovations to the “sharks” of the investment world at the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium.

Pitches:

ECM Technologies Jimo Borjigin, Ph.D.
Fibrosix Scott Larsen, Ph.D. &
Rick Neubig, M.D., Ph.D.
EVOQ Therapeutics James Moon, Ph.D. &
Anna Schwendeman, Ph.D.
Medigenix Bio Dan Lawrence, Ph.D.
CellScope Retina Tyson Kim, M.D., Ph.D.

 
And our international panel of judges:

Kaushik Ghosal
BioMotiv
Cleveland, OH

Sean Kearney
Three Leaf Ventures
Ann Arbor, MI

Matthew Johnson
Bloom Burton & Co. Ltd.
Toronto, ON

Karen Spilizewski
RiverVest Venture Partners
Cleveland, OH

Stay tuned for the schedule of pitches!