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01nov12:00 pm05(nov 5)4:00 pmFounder-Led Biotech SummitVirtual Hosted by: Pillar VC and Petri

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Pillar VC and PetriAlex Parks at [email protected]

Event Details

The Founder-Led Biotech Summit will feature interactive workshops, networking, and the Founders to Watch Award, honoring emerging CEOs who are tackling complex challenges at the intersection of biology and technology. Speakers will include Keynote Speaker, Reshma Shetty (Co-Founder) Ginkgo Bioworks, Andy Beck (CEO and Co-Founder, PathAI), Emily Leproust (CEO, Twist Bioscience, Nasdaq: TWST), Stanley Lapidus (Founder, Exact Sciences), LEx Rovner (CEO & Co-Founder, 64x Bio), Pamela Silver, Ph.D. (Founding Member of Harvard Medical School’s Department of Systems Biology), and more.

The Founder-Led Biotech Summit will culminate with the Pillar VC Pitch Competition, awarding mentorship and $200,000 in dilution-free grants to founder-led biotech companies. Pillar invites biotech founders attacking the world’s largest problems at the frontier of biology and engineering to apply. The competition is open to researchers just beginning to think about turning research into a company, as well as founders who are actively building a new biotech startup. The deadline for applications is October 1, 2021.


Nov. 1 to Nov. 5