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Upcoming Events

March 14-16, 2018
Data Matters: Ethics, Data, and International Research Collaborations in a Changing World


March 23, 2018
Putting Science to Work for the Health of Women: Update from the Office of Research on Women's Health

June 12-13, 2018
GUIRR Meeting


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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

1:00-1:30 pm


Welcome and Opening Remarks

1:30-2:30 pm Angel Investing Overview: Our Ecosystem and Working with Research-Based Start-Ups
  • Jamie Rhodes, Texas Alliance of Angel Networks and CEO National NanoMaterials
2:45-3:45 pm Angel Panel Discussion
  • Angela Jackson, Managing Director, Portland Seed Fund
  • Jim Hunt, Entrepreneur and Investor, Blu Venture Investors
  • Dan Mindus, Founder and CEO, NextGen Angels
3:55-4:45 pm Case Study: Investing in a Cure for Lupus
  • Dr. Kelly McVearry, Managing Partner, Cognitive Solutions Group
4:45-5:00 pm

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