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Tuesday, June 14 • 12:15pm - 1:15pm
What Biotech Investors Look For When Funding Startups

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Capital is the lifeblood of a startup. Without it you're dead. But how do you get it?

Our all-star panel of active investors, incubators, and accelerators convenes to share the state of funding, what they look for in startups, and the value given to entrepreneurs in return.

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Julio de Unamuno

CEO, LabFellows
Julio de Unamuno is a local entrepreneur building digital technologies helping refresh and revitalize the BioTech startup ecosystem. | | After experiencing all the inefficiencies in science firsthand doing anti-cancer research at University of San Diego, Julio started his post-academic career helping scientists leverage computer software to fail experiments faster, saving time and money for only the most promising work at the bench... Read More →

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Kara Bartone

Scientific Scouting & Portfolio Manager, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS
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Stephen Connelly

Principal, BioMed Ventures
Steve Connelly is currently a Principal at BioMed Ventures, the investment arm of BioMed Realty with over $175 million under management. Steve serves as an observer on several of the portfolio companies and is a managing board member of Phase 1 Ventures, a Philadelphia-based an accelerator for commercializing university-developed life science innovations. Steve previously served as Director of Business Development at aTyr... Read More →
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Javier Noris

Founder, ScienceVest
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Ron Shigeta

Chief Science Officer, Indie.bio, SOS Ventures

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Lab Fellows

LabFellows is a Digital Research Platform and Full Service Lab Concierge supporting BioTech companies through the Discovery and Development Phase. Industrial research is an extremely expensive and highly inefficient process. By leveraging sharing economy principles, deep understanding of scientific research, and our technology platform, we are able to save BioTech companies on average 30% on their capital expenditures while accelerating their... Read More →
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Sandhill Crane Diagnostics

Sandhill Crane Diagnostics is dedicated to increasing access to quality healthcare for rural U.S. populations through digital health products.

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