Douglas Crawford, Ph. D., Associate Director of QB3 and Managing Director of Mission Bay Capital discusses the role of the State of California’s Governor Gray Davis Institutes for Science and Innovations’ role in transferring academic research into viable startup ventures. QB3, The California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences is one of the four institutes and is a conduit for the University of California’s UC Berkeley, UC San Francisco and UC Santa Cruz’s biosciences departments.
Learn how PH. D.’s in bioscience are forming venture backed startups on their own or in a partnership with other tech and business entrepreneurs. Hear about the many programs and opportunities open to all entrepreneurs at QB3.
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Mission Bay Capital
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The Governor Gray Davis Institute for Science and Innovation
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Massimo Arrigoni is CEO of MailUp.com an email service provider. He is a serial entrepreneur who’s has been through the ups and down of building and running a new venture. From his start as a immigrant to the US and landing a job with a .com startup that went through a boom and bust, to his first successful venture Product Cart (formerly Early Impact) and ultimately, to MailUp, hear how Massimo has navigated the course of being and entrepreneur.
Massimo is also on the board of two organizations helping other entrepreneurs BAIA and MindTheBridge.
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Gady Costeff is CEO of Hot Topic Media and an expert at online marketing. Starting in the Dot Com era, Gady has been at the forefront of building high volume web properties and high performing teams.
Learn abut Gady’s background and his favorite avocation being a chess composer.
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