Celdara Medical Lecture Series 


October 5, 2016:

Introduction to Celdara Medical and open innovation
Speaker: Celdara Medical

October 12, 2016:

Intellectual property: Provisionals to granted patents including important timelines.
Speaker: Christopher I. Halliday, Partner at Morgan Lewis

October 19, 2016:

Regulatory requirements in drug development
Speaker: Emmanuelle Voisin, CEO at Voisin Consulting

October 26, 2016:

The role of the University TTO and licensing agreements
Speaker: Alan Belicha, BD Manager at Mount Sinai Innovation Partners

November 2, 2016:

When and Why to do an initial public offering (IPO)
Speaker: Jean-Loup Romet-Lemonne, Celdara Medical and Institute Pasteur

November 9, 2016:

How to ‘value’ an early stage asset: Discount cash flow analysis for early stage assets.
Speaker: Sam Hall, Principal at Apple Tree Partners

November 16, 2016:

Financing to Proof of Concept & Term Sheet discussion.
Speaker: David Darst, COO at Rgenix

November 30, 2016:

Open Forum – discussion of pitch
Speaker: Celdara Medical
*Organize a separate time to work with JLRL on pitch

December 7, 2016:

Marketing analysis: How to determine the value of an asset in the market place
Speaker: Olivier Lesueur, Managing Director at Bionest Partners

December 14, 2016: Project pitch day

Judges’ Panel:
Kathleen Denis, Associate VP at Rockefeller University;
Peter Donnelly, Director at OITD Stony Brook University & Manager of Accelerate LI;
Sam Kongsamut, Executive Director at Insitute For Life Science Entrepreneurship (ILSE)
Derek Brand, CEO at Quicksilver Genomics
Sam Hall, Principal at Apple Tree Partners **
Bruce Conway, Program Director at Rockefeller University
Chris Halliday, Partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius


Thank you to all of the Pitch Competition participants!

Congratulations to our winners: Natalia Frias-Staheli and Raymond Alvarez.

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Pitch Competition sponsored by: