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Friday, December 11, 2015 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST

Do you want to learn about the commercialization of research? Come attend a CBB workshop where industry experts will offer tips and tricks based on their own experiences. Afterwards at 2pm, select research groups will pitch their ideas for commercialization to a panel of expert investors.

Registration is required for audience members and research groups who wish to give a pitch.

1:00 pm - Guest Presentations

"Commercializing UW Research: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly Lessons Learned from Maplesoft"

"From the Lab to the Field: How Commercialization is All About Scaling"

  • Frank Gu, Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo

"The New Breed of Academic Entrepreneurs: Starting a Bio-engineering Business even before Graduating"

"Funding for Commercialization of UW Research"

2:00 pm - Make Your Pitch

Six research groups / ventures pitch their research projects or ideas for commercialization.

Invited Panelists:

Registration is required for this FREE event via EventBrite or email Krystina Bednarowski as seating is limited.

Pay parking available in lots B, N or Q (map).

Location 
DC - William G. Davis Computer Research Centre
Room 1302
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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