BE Symposium 2015

Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 09:00

Biotechnology Entrepreneurship (BE) Symposium 2015

The symposium will provide biotechnology professionals, future entrepreneurs and technology trend-setters, scientists, business professionals, and researchers with an overview of biotechnology commercialization, intellectual property rights, and serve as a networking platform.

Join us on Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 to learn more about this budding industry.

Registration for the 2015 BE Symposium is now closed.


  • Registration 8:30 - 9:00 am
  • Opening Remarks, Keynote "Creating a Biotechnology Enterprise" 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Coffee Break 10:00am - 10:15am
  • Success Story from a Biotech Company 10:15am - 11:00am
  • Sustainable Biotechnology Ventures 11:00am - 11:45am
  • Lunch 11:45am - 12:30pm
  • BIS Pitch Presentations 12:30-1:30pm
  • Panel Discussion: Grants & Federal Funding 1:30pm - 2:15pm
  • Coffee Break 2:15pm - 2:30pm
  • Patents and Intellecutual Property Rights 2:30pm - 3:15pm
  • Looking Beyond: Pathways to Employment for Biotechnology Professionals 3:15pm - 4:00pm
  • BIS Award Ceremony, Closing Remarks 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Ambassador Auditorium, CAW Student Centre 
University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, ON

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