Please join us for an exciting afternoon featuring biomedical innovations and scientific research from 13 of New York City's academic research centers. Angel investors, venture capitalists, and biopharma business development executives will gather for pitches from some of New York City’s most exciting innovators and entrepreneurs, including pitches from Columbia faculty members Elisa Konofagou and Jeremy Mao.
12:30 - 1:00pm: Registration
1:00 - 1:30pm: Opening Keynote: Jeremy Levin, DPhil, MD BChir, Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO, Ovid Therapeutics Inc.
1:30 - 3:00pm: Pitch Presentations
3:00 - 3:15pm: Afternoon Keynote: James Rosen, Venture Capital Deputy Director, Program Related Investments, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation