The contacts you make during the 7 weeks are invaluable and opens the door to establishing promising business relationships with other clinical and scientific-mind entrepreneurs. We are in an environment with some of the best, clinical and scientific minds working on evaluating research disclosures for commercial viability."
CiDrep CEO Goes to Kauffman TechVenture at Emory University
CiDrep’s Founder and CEO listened closely as the CEO and Venture Capitalist of Ansley Ventures explained the basic concepts and vocabulary of private equity, what investors would be looking for and the current environment for private equity.
ATLANTA, GA, May 28, 2014 – The Chief Executive Officer from CiDrep Informatics (“CiDrep”) listened closely as the CEO and Venture Capitalist of Ansley Ventures explained the basic concepts and vocabulary of private equity, what investors would be looking for and the current environment for private equity.
Some 24 scientists, researchers and medical doctors from Emory University, Georgia Tech, Morehouse School of Medicine and The University of Georgia participated in an innovative 7 weeks Kauffman FastTrack TechVenure program which ended on May 8, 2014, to learn how technology and science-based entrepreneurs grow a great idea into a successful business, protecting your business and your intellectual property, Identifying funding and working with investors.
Certified Kauffman TechVenture Facilitator, Donovan Moxey, Ph.D., CEO of Interactive Multimedia Solutions, Inc., and Cem Oruc, Director of Commercialization Assistance, at the University of Georgia bring both industry and academic guest speakers that addresses issues beyond theories and conjecture. FastTrac TechVenture takes an analytical look at your business and what you need to operate, fund or growing a technology or life sciences-based business, in a forum that allows you to understand the funding needed at each stage of your business and discover the best ways to access it; and introduce you to the tools you need to evaluate your business venture and how to find financing to build a sustainable business, determine market opportunities, business strategies and pursue them successfully.
On the Emory University Main Campus, “The contacts you make during the 7 weeks are invaluable and opens the door to establishing promising business relationships with other clinical and scientific-mind entrepreneurs. We are in an environment with some of the best, clinical and scientific minds working on evaluating research disclosures for commercial viability,” said Wayne Craige, CiDrep.
About Kauffman FastTrac®
Kauffman FastTrac is the leading global provider of learning curricula that equip aspiring and existing entrepreneurs with the business skills and insights, tools, resources and network to start and grow successful businesses. Kauffman FastTrac was created by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the largest foundation in the world devoted to entrepreneurship. For more information about Kauffman FastTrac, visit http://www.fasttrac.org and follow the organization on Twitter @fasttrac, like it on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/kauffmanfasttrac and connect on LinkedIn at www.fasttrac.org/linkedin.
About CiDrep Informatics Inc.
CiDrep (www.cidrep.com) specializes in high quality clinical and biomedical informatics consulting services, the design and development and implementation of clinical registries, disease registries, research management software, and translational research informatics products for life sciences and healthcare delivery organizations. The firm was founded with one core belief: which is the heart of what we do – Clinical Informatics and Disease Registry Enterprise Platforms (CiDrep™) – provide insight from data that can be put back into practice to help clinicians and researchers do what they do best – care of patients and find cures for diseases. For more information, go to https://www.cidrep.io and follow us on Twitter @cidrepinfomatix, participate in our blog at https://www.cidrep.io/category/blogs/