Date/Time
January 13, 2020
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT

Location
Smilow Center for Translational Research
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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About this Event

The StartUP Sprint is an immersive workshop series leading Penn inventors through essential elements of the Health-Tech entrepreneurial process culminating in an opportunity to present to industry leaders, clinical experts, and faculty for feedback and potential funding. The workshop series will run over the course of several months and include 6, 2-hour sessions lead by a subject matter expert. The first hour is a lecture that is open to Penn faculty, staff, and students, or CHOP employees.

TOPICS:

1. Project Planning – January 2020
 

WORKSHOP LEADS:

Jake Brenner, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor and Attending Physician

Penn Medicine

Victoria Berenholz, MBA

Executive Director

Penn Health-Tech

 

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Hour One presents an overview of need validation and scoping out a one-year project plan. Selected PHT Pilot Award alumni will participate on a lessons learned panel.

Hour Two Teams will develop drafts of their project plan and milestones

 
2. Intellectual Property – February 2020

3. Regulatory Pathways – March 2020

4. Product Validation – April 2020

5. Fundraising and Commercialization – May 2020

6. Pitching – June 2020

The first hour is a lecture that is open to Penn faculty, staff, and students, or CHOP employees upon request. The second hour is restricted to invite-only. Space is limited. Interested candidates should email htec@pennmedicine.upenn.edu for dates and more information.

 

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