Innovation Engagement Speaker Series
Movers, shakers and money-makers are coming to Jefferson to be a part of our creative culture through the Innovation Engagement Speaker Series. They’ll share insights and experiences on innovation, regional resources, startups, venture capital and more.
Come be inspired! All members of the Jefferson community are welcome.
Register to attend any or all of the Speaker Series events by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Registration is not required but strongly encouraged.)
The Speaker Series will be held in the lobby of 901 Walnut Street and begin at 12:00 p.m.
Past speaker engagements and presentations can be found via the Programs & Events Archives quick-link to the left.
Independence Jefferson Winter 2016 Speaker Series
April 11, 2016
Positioning your Technology for Early Stage Investors
Barbara Schilberg, Esq.
Managing Director & Chief Executive Office
RECENT SPEAKER ENGAGEMENTS
January 11, 2016
Innovating Across Organizations & Communities
Director of Innovation, Corporate Development & Innovation Department
Independence Blue Cross (IBX)
February 1, 2016
The craft of fabrication: from concept to prototype to newco
Evan Malone, PhD
President, NextFab Studio, LLC
February 8, 2016
PACT: A Regional Overview of the Funders of Innovation
President & CEO, PACT
February 15, 2016
Start-Ups: What You Should Know, & Your Lawyer Should Tell You
Karen Keating Mara, Esq.
Principal, Keating Mara & Associates
February 22, 2016
Design Thinkers & Strategic Design: Past, Present & Future
Natalie Nixon, PhD
Director, Strategic Design MBA
February 29, 2016
Investing in Life Science & Healthcare: Challenges & opportunities
Brenda Gavin, DVM
March 14, 2016:
Fostering Innovation within Large Corporations
Vice President, Strategic Development
March 21, 2016:
Venture Capital 101
Louis Berneman, EdD
Osage University Partners