The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is proud to be this year's regional host partner for TTS North America 2015.
TTS North America 2015 facilitates 2-days of high-level discussion, debate, and unique business development opportunity, allowing the instigation of crucial relationship and partnership building.
A truly interactive summit bringing together decision-makers and thought leaders from all the stakeholder groups in early-stage life sciences; from university, hospital and clinic technology offices and start-up companies, to patient organizations and foundations, to early-stage and late-stage investors, and senior representatives from pharma and industry.
TTS North America will be held on July 20 - 21, 2015 at:
The UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt Rd.,
Chicago, IL - 60608
Is the sector buoyant? Are the capital markets slowing down? If so what effects will this have on early-stage deal making? How and where is industry currently positioning themselves? What exactly do they want to see and how strategically can you fit in with their, and VCs foresight? How do you attract the attention of industry and VC?
Mark Rohrbaugh, Ph.D., J.D.
Special Advisor for Technology Transfer, Office of Science Policy, USA (formerly Director, Office of Technology Transfer, NIH)
Professor Stephen Minger, Ph.D.
SLM Blue Skies Innovations Ltd. (formerly Chief Scientist & Global Director, Research & Development for Cell Technologies, GE Healthcare)
- Juan Carlos Lopez, Global Head Academic Relations, Roche
- Jay McGill, Senior Director, LRL Operations, Science and Technology, Partnerships, Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly
- Kimberly Folander, Executive Director, Business Development & Licensing, Merck & Co
- Melissa Fitzgerald, Head, Strategic Research Partnerships, San Diego, Pfizer
- Chris Yochim, CEO DelawareBIO, ex-AstraZeneca
- Mark Ralph, Director, External Partnership Operations, Boehringer-Ingelheim
Last week to take advantage of the early bird rates AND the additional $100 discount
REGISTER BY JULY 3 TO BENEFIT FROM THE EARLY REGISTRATION RATE.
Full Registration just:
$599 (vs. $799) FOR TTOs, START-UPS, ACADEMIA, PATIENT ORGANIZATIONS & NON-PROFITS.
$1199 (vs. $1499) FOR INDUSTRY, INVESTORS, LEGAL, PROFESSIONAL SERVICES & GOVERNMENT.
However, use the Partner Discount Code TTSMR14 for an additional $100 reduction, rates become $499 and $1099 respectively!
With only 250 places available, this is a unique and powerful platform for networking, relationship and strategic business development.