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BioStars 2017 Launch - OXFORD | Biotech startups: trends, opportunities and challenges

  • Trinity College, University of Oxford Broad Street Oxford OX1 3BH United Kingdom (map)

This launch event will consist of a short informative session, providing an overview, key dates and the application process for the BioStars programme. We also have scheduled a panel discussion involving members of different areas of expertise. A drinks reception will be held following the session, which will serve as an ideal opportunity to network with like-minded individuals. 



 h1800 - Registration opens

 h1815 - Welcome keynote

 h1820 - Introduction to BioStars

 h1840 - Panel discussion: Biotech startups: trends, opportunities and challenges

 h1940 - Final remarks/questions

 h2000-2100 - Drinks reception



  • Prof. Hagan Bayley -Professor of Chemical Biology at the University of Oxford | Co-founder of Oxford Nanopore
  • Dr. Adam Stoten - Head of Technology Transfer, Life Sciences at Oxford University Innovation
  • Dr. Andrew McLean - ‎Principal Investor at Oxford Sciences Innovation 
  • Dr. Jon Rees - Managing Director at Jon Rees Associates
  • Dr. Dara Henry - Director, Immunology Innovation Fund at GSK
  • Dr. Inna Pertsovskaya - BioStars Alumna | Founder and CEO of Pepper Biomarkers 


To participate, REGISTER HERE