President & CEO, Indiana Biosciences Research Institute
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Nobel Laureate, Professor of Biology, Caltech
Co-Founder and CEO, Wetpaint
A Startup Weekend event in Seattle’s Central District will address the question of how to expand the opportunities of Seattle’s tech boom to the African American community. It will follow the standard Startup Weekend format, with teams working over the course of the weekend on new business ideas. “We aim to help spur new and unique business creation through entrepreneurial education, community investment through collaboration, and social innovation through tech mentorship,” says a Website for the event. Check it out for more details and registration info.