Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center at MU

Time Event
7:30 - 8:00 am

Registration, Sponsor & Display Setup

Monsanto Auditorium lobby & Mezzanine (located up the stairs from the lobby)

8:00 - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

Mezzanine

8:30 - 8:45 am

Welcome & Introductions

Mark McIntosh, Interim Vice Chancellor for Research, Graduate Studies & Economic Development

Hank Foley, Interim MU Chancellor

Monsanto Auditorium

8:45 - 9:45 am

Next-Big-Thing Presentations

George Chronis, CEO & Chief Technology Officer, Foresite Healthcare

Tailored monitoring systems that increase safety, reduce risk & detect illnesses earlier

Joe Boswell, CEO & Co-Founder, ThermAvant Technologies

Custom thermal solutions that improve size, weight, performance & costs of advanced energy & technology platforms

Monsanto Auditorium

9:45 - 10:45 am

Life Sciences Tech Pitches

Investment & licensing-stage technologies:

Monsanto Auditorium

10:45 - 11:00 am

Networking & Refreshments

Mezzanine

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Health Sciences Tech Pitches

Investment & licensing-stage technologies:

Monsanto Auditorium

12:00 - 1:30 pm

Lunch

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

Mike Middleton, Interim President, University of Missouri System

McQuinn Atrium

1:30 - 2:30 pm

Engineering Tech Pitches

Investment & licensing-stage technologies:

Monsanto Auditorium

2:30 - 3:00 pm

Networking & Refreshments

Mezzanine

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Software Tech Pitches

Investment & licensing-stage technologies:

Closing Remarks

Chris Fender, Director, MU Office of Technology Management & Industry Relations.

Monsanto Auditorium