Georgia Tech
Marcus Nanotechnology Building
345 Ferst Drive N.W., Rms. 1116-1118
Atlanta, GA 30332
AGENDA
May 17, 2024
8:00 a.m.Check-in and continental breakfast 
9:00 a.m.Opening remarks  
9:15 a.m. Keynote Presentation - David Mertz, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Cell Therapy Development, Bristol Myers Squibb“Early Career Experience in CAR T Clinical Development”
10:00 a.m.Break 
10:30 a.m.Jeremy Lim, Ph.D., Director, Global Regulatory Affairs, MIMEDX 
11:00 a.m.Chen-Rei (Cherry) Wan, Ph.D., Senior Director of Engineering, Clearside BioMedical"From Point A to Point Unknown – Bringing Your Engineering Skills to New Challenges to Improve Patient Outcomes"
11:30 p.m. Lunch and Poster Session 
1:00 p.m.Keynote Presentation - David Ku, Ph.D., Regents' Professor, Lawrence P. Huang Chair in Engineering and Entrepreneurship, Executive Director, Atlantic Pediatric Device Consortium, George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Tech"Direct Clinical Benefits from GT Technology – An Example of Translational Research"
1:45 p.m.Rapid Fire Presentations
2:45 p.m.Break 
3:15 pm.Heather Bara, Ph.D., Product Development Consultant, Network Partners Group"Life After Graduate School"
3:45 p.m.

Career Panel 

 
4:45 p.m.Closing and Awards Ceremony 
5:00 p.m.Networking / Social GatheringIBB Nerem Atrium
7:00 p.m.Adjourn