Overview

2016 Biomedical + Engineering Entrepreneurship Academy
Program Materials

Link below to view and/or download program materials. Presentation slides will be posted throughout the academy, following each presentation.

Program Agenda
Participant Biographies
Speaker Biographies
Presentation Template (.PPT)
Projected Financials Template
Idea Template
Glossary of Terms

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Day 1: Monday, July 11

Introduction + Overview
Presented by Andrew Hargadon, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Innovation Exercise
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Suggested link: TED Talk – Tom Wujec: Build a tower, build a team

On Innovation
Presented by Andrew Hargadon, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Making the Leap, Part I
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Intellectual Property
Presented by Mike Ward, Morrison Foerster
Suggested link: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Guest Entrepreneur [no slides]
Laura Simon Treml, Aratana Therapeutics, Inc.

Defining the Problem
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Elevator Pitches
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION:
Game-Changing Innovation: An Unconventional Path to Success

Presented by Dr. Chris Yu, Anpac Bio

Day 2: Tuesday, July 12

Elevator Pitches [no slides]
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Market Validation: From Lab to Market
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Market Validation: Customer Calls [no slides]
Guided by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Call participants: Vu Trinh and Aaron Illathu; Dr. Isaac Pessah on the phone
Suggested resources:
Customer Call Session Notes
Customer Call Guidelines (from Big Bang)
Customer Call Summary Template (from Big Bang)

Business Validation
Presented by Andrew Hargadon, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Technology Validation - Sanofi
Presented by Sylvaine Cases, Sanofi 

Business Perspectives Panel [no slides]
Panelists:
Sylvaine Cases, Sanofi
Chuck O’Neill, BioMarin
Jay Parrish, ARCH Venture Partners
Leigh Thompson, Dow Chemical Company

Mentoring Session [no slides]

Day 3: Wednesday, July 13

Elevator Pitches + Making the Leap, Part II
Presented by Andrew Hargadon, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Choosing Your Path
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Regulatory Issues
Ben Wang, Nevap, Inc. 
Tom Campi, Elanco

Guest Entrepreneur - Anatomy of a Not-So-Successful Startup
Presented by Roger Werne, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Campus Resources for Advancing your Idea [no slides]
Panelists:
Ryan Sharp, Venture Catalyst
Pam Smartwood, Internship and Career Center
Shelley Birdsong Maddex, Foundation & Corporate Giving

Mentoring Session [no slides]

Next Steps [no slides]
Presented by Cleveland Justis, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship