Bio LaunchPad Symposium Agenda
Petit Biotech Building
315 Ferst Drive N.W.
Suddath Seminar Room 1128, Atrium
Atlanta, GA 30332
In-person registration is now closed - Participate via Zoom HERE!
Tuesday, August 2, 2022
|10:30 a.m.||Keynote Presentation – How to Move Your Biotechnology into Clinical Trials
Mochly-Rosen, founder of Stanford's SPARK program, will share how to move drug research to the patient in a clinical trial.
|Daria Mochly-Rosen, Ph.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, George D. Smith Professor in Translational Medicine|
Biotech Roundtable Panel
|1:30 p.m.||FDA Regulatory Session – What Researchers Need to Know in Biotech
How your regulatory approach impacts your progress and how to align it with your medical device, diagnostic, or new drug.
|Shauna Swanson, Ph.D., Manager, Regulatory Affairs, Premier Regulatory Consulting|
|2:30 p.m.||Clinical Trial Design
A successful drug development program needs a clinical trial to initially validate safety. Design of the trial influences pre-clinical study designs. Zajicek will cover what can go wrong when a clinical trial is poorly designed and how to design studies with a well-thought-out clinical trial as your guide.
|Anne Zajicek, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Office of Clinical Research, National Institutes of Health|
|3:30 p.m.||First-time Entrepreneurs Panel
Meet new entrepreneurs and hear how they began their journeys.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
|9:00 a.m.||Networking breakfast|
IP Discussion Panel
Panel will discuss how to know if you need a patent strategy before filing a provisional and how a platform technology patent strategy is different from non-platform technologies.
VC Perspective Panel
Introduction by Josiah Rudge, Ph.D student Georgia Institute of Technology