This virtual showcase provides an opportunity to hear directly from BARDA DRIVe detailing available funding for innovations providing solutions to COVID-19. The agenda includes pitches from select entrepreneurs to showcase their remote patient monitoring technologies followed by feedback and partnering from a panel of experts and funders from across the Southeast. This event is free, but attendees must register here!
1. Introductions by Biolocity, First Flight, New Orleans BioInnovation Center & BARDA
2. Introduction of panelists from BARDA & regional networks
3. Reverse Pitch: BARDA funding area of interest (including attendee Q&A)
4. Technology showcase pitches (including panelist feedback and partnering)
5. Attendee Q&A with BARDA
Hosted by the below DRIVe Accelerator Network members working to identify and support the development of innovations and solutions for 21st Century health security threats.
BIOLOCITY is a philanthropic, multi-institutional network supporting university medical technology commercialization through a combination of investment, project management, consulting, and educational programming.
FIRST FLIGHT VENTURE CENTER is a “High Science, High Impact” technology incubator whose resident startups work on solving important issues related to healthcare, energy, materials, and IT. https://ffvcnc.org/
THE NEW ORLEANS BIOINNOVATION CENTER works directly with entrepreneurs and researchers to commercialize new technologies spinning out of universities and healthcare institutions, to start and scale globally competitive life science companies.