Biotools Innovator Capstone Event 2022

BioTools Innovator Capstone Event

Thu, October 13, 2022
2:30 PM – 6:30 PM PDT
Supported by Thermo Fisher Scientific, co-located with the Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa 
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort Golf Club & Spa 7100 Aviara Resort Drive Carlsbad, CA 92011

Join us on Thursday, October 13 for the exciting conclusion of the BioTools Innovator 2022 

The Capstone event is co-located with the Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa taking place at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort & Spa and showcases the 14 best-in-class life science companies selected out of over 160 applications to participate in the BioTools Innovator 2022 Accelerator. In addition to startup presentations, the event includes panel discussions with industry experts, and a Final Competition where one winner will take home the $250,000 Grand Prize, selected by a live audience vote.

Attendees will have the opportunity to network with BioTools Innovator partners, including investors, and senior executives from Life Science tools companies and others.

Tentative Agenda

2:30 – 2:44 PM | Opening

  • Kathryn Zavala, Managing Director, BioTools Innovator
  • Shaun Kirkpatrick, President, Biotechnologies, Research Corporation Technologies

2:45 – 3:15 PM | Trends and M&A landscape in the BioTools Industry 

Kyle Wilson, BroadOak Capital Partners

3:15 – 3:30 PM | Trends and M&A landscape in the BioTools Industry 

  • Amy Butler, President, Biosciences, Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Lalit Dhir, VP of Startegy & Business Development, Thermo Fisher Scientific

3:30 – 4:00 PM | Company Showcase 

4:10 – 5:25 PM | Finals Competition

5:30 – 6:30 PM | Networking Reception

This event is free to attend, by invitation only. 
Please note: Proof of vaccination will be required for all attendees. Please be prepared to present proof of vaccination for entry. A photo of your vaccination card is acceptable

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