MAKING IT HAPPEN: Let's Talk Startups! Lunch & Discussion

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 12:00 to 13:15

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  • Joann MacMaster, Director of Business Development, Tech Launch Arizona 
  • Mike Sember, Mentor-in-Residence, Tech Launch Arizona 
  • Laurence Hurley, Ph.D., Professor and Inventor, College of Pharmacy and the BIO5 Institute, co-founder of Reglagene 

How do you create a startup based on a UA technology? When do you know that the moment is right? Join us as three experts help us understand the process and answer your questions. 

Joann MacMaster will speak about TLA processes, resources and services available to the UA research community. She will also talk about specific examples of UA startups, all of which are at different stages in the process. 

Mike Sember will address the opportunities and challenges in working with outside leaders, entrepreneurs and investors. 

And we will hear from Laurence Hurley, a UA faculty member and inventor who will talk about his experience starting a new company in collaboration with TLA. 

Come and get your startup questions answered. 

This event is for UA faculty, staff and students only. Lunch provided for all who register in advance.


Download this flier and share it with your colleagues. See you there!


Event Contacts: 
Linda Portillo