2015 Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center at MU

Time Event
7:30 - 8:00 am

Registration, Sponsor and Display Setup

Monsanto Auditorium* / McQuinn Atrium

8:00 - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

McQuinn Atrium

8:30 - 8:45 am

Welcome and Introductions

R. Bowen Loftin, Ph.D., Chancellor

Chris Fender, Director, MU Office of Technology Management and Industry Relations

8:45 - 9:15 am

Keynote Presentation*

Ilan Ganot, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Solid Biosciences; Former JP Morgan Chase Investment Banker

9:20 - 10:30 am

Tiger Cage, Part I* (Elevator Pitches, Investment Stage)

Technology representatives will pitch their technologies seeking investment

10:30 - 10:50 am

Networking

McQuinn Atrium

10:50 - 11:50 am

Tiger Cage, Part II* (Elevator Pitches, Investment Stage)

Technology representatives will pitch their technologies seeking investment

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Timothy M. Wolfe, President, University of Missouri System

McQuinn Atrium

1:10 - 2:10 pm

Tiger Cage, Part III* (Elevator Pitches, Early Stage)

Technology representatives will pitch their licensing stage university technologies

2:10 - 2:20 pm

Networking

McQuinn Atrium

2:25 - 3:25 pm

The Next Big Thing*

Robert A. Bonelli, President and Chief Executive Officer, Adsorbed Natural Gas Products, Inc.

Hao Li, MU Professor of Engineering; President and co-Founder of Nanova, Inc.

3:30 - 4:30 pm

Panel Discussion*

Ilan Ganot, CEO and Founder of Solid Biosciences

Alfred Botchway, Ph.D., DSP President of Xenometrics and The Safety Pharmacology Society

Joseph Hedrick, Ph.D. Venture Leader T1D Disease Interception Accelerator; Janssen R&D

John K. Westwick, Ph.D. CEO, Resonant Therapeutics, Inc.; Entrepreneur-In-Residence, Mercury Fund

Fred Hausheer, M.D., Ph.D.(Hon), FACP (‘82) Founder and former CEO, BioNumerik Pharmaceuticals

4:30 - 6:00 pm

Closing Reception and ANGP Technology Demo,

Henry C. “Hank” Foley, Ph.D., Executive Vice President – UM/Senior Vice Chancellor – MU

Robert A. Bonelli, ANGP Technology Demonstration outside the atrium on the MO-Ag Plaza

McQuinn Atrium and Ag-Plaza (outside)

* All presentations will occur in the Monsanto Auditorium unless otherwise noted.