Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Co-Founder and CEO, DNAnexus
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Director, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan
Join TechShop and Xconomy for an evening of discussion and presentations focused on putting makers on the pathway to entrepreneurship. In a keynote talk followed by a panel discussion moderated by Xconomy Chief Correspondent and San Francisco Editor Wade Roush, we’ll explore how greater access to tools, software, and other resources is fostering a vibrant creative community and helping Bay Area tinkerers build real businesses.
Dale Dougherty, co-founder, O’Reilly Media, Editor and Publisher,MAKE Magazine
Andy Filo, inventor, i-Cybie robot dog
Mark Hatch, CEO, TechShop
Kate Sofis, Executive Director, SFMade
6:00-6:30 pm Mingle & tours of TechShop
6:30-6:45 PM Keynote Talk
6:45- 7:30 PM Panel + Q&A
7:30-8:00 Entrepreneur Presentations
8:00-8:30 Networking and tours
The event is free but registration is requested.