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BGU-Bio-Innovation 2019!
Life sciences student? Want to know more about bio-startups? How to connect your academic knowledge with the industry? BGU-Bio-Innovation brings together students in advanced degrees and many talented and driven professionals that combine the research and industry fields.
Nov 05, 2019, 8:45 AM – 3:00 PM
NIBN (building no. 41),
David Ben Gurion Blvd, Be'er Sheva, Israel


Don`t miss out

8:45 am

Opening Remarks

- Prof. Raz Jelinek, Vice President and Dean for R&D of BGU

- Prof. Michal Shapira, Dean of Faculty of Natural Sciences

- Dana Gavish, Manager of "Yazamut 360°" Entrepreneurship Center

9:15 am

Our goals for the conference

- Ze`ev Slobodnik, Conference organizer

9:30 am

A bridge between the academy and the industry

- Prof. Michael M. Meijler, NIBN Scientific Executive Director

9:50 am

How my academic track has supported me in my career in the industry

- Dr. Gili Hart, CEO of Mitoconix Bio

10:15 am

From basic research on the physiology of crustaceans to startup companies and products

- Prof. Amir Sagi, Reasercher in BGU

10:45 am

Cofffe break

11:00 am

Intellectual Property: side by side with fund

raising, value creation and deal making

- Mr. Avishai Levy, General Manager of Agbiopro

11:25 am

How to raise money from Venture Capital and others

- Mr. Tamir Meiri, Senior Manager of Venture Investments at J&J

11:50 am

The natural transition from the academic world to the industry and in between industries

- Dr. Natanja Slager , Business Projects & Consultancy in Biotech & Ag/Food Tech at NeSS Projects

12:20 pm

Innovation and entrepreneurship in Chinese, American and Israeli

- Dr. Lior Wayn, Founder & CEO of Bioleaf

12:50 pm

Lunch break

1:20 pm

A day in the life of an ecologist

- Dr. Guy Rotem, Founder of 'Guy Rotem Ecology Environment'

1:50 pm

Mitochondrial therapy: can isolated mitochondria enter into cells? The path from an idea to a solution for all mitochondrial diseases

- Dr. Natalie Yivgi Ohana, Co-Founder and CEO of Minovia

2:20 pm

Open talk about what a university researcher experiences trying to do applied research

- Prof. Angel Porgador, Reasercher, Deputy VP and Dean for R&D


Ending Remarks

- Zeev Slobodnik and Netanel Cohen

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