Meet With...FundRx

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Meet With...FundRx

New York Genome Center , 101 6th Ave. , New York , New York 10013

February 08, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 14:00 PM (EDT)

$10 - $35


FundRx is a New York based venture capital firm that invests in high impact healthcare and life science startups. On February 8th, Gurdane Bhutani of the FundRx team will be in attendance to give an overview presentation about their company's key areas of interest and to meet 1-on-1 with companies that have been accepted after applying online.

FundRx believes deeply in supporting entrepreneurs, and has a community of hundreds of physicians, scientists, and industry advisors who are available to support, mentor, and co-invest into its portfolio companies. Learn more at FundRx.com.

Within healthcare, FundRx is sector agnostic and looks at opportunities across the following industries: -Biotechnology
-Pharmaceuticals
-Medical Devices
-Diagnostics
-Healthcare IT
-Healthcare Services

Participating Representatives:
Gurdane Bhutani | Managing Partner, FundRx read bio»

Agenda:
10:30 AM | Registration Opens and Networking
11:00 AM | Presentation and Q&A
12:00 PM | Networking Lunch
1:00-5:00 PM | One-on-One Meetings*

*Companies must have applied for a one-on-one meeting ahead of time and been approved. Applications are due January 22, 2018.



Fees:

Presentation & Lunch
$25 | General Public
$35 | At the door
Includes presentation, Q&A, and lunch. All attendees must pay this fee, regardless of one-on-one meeting status. Pre-registration to attend the presentation, Q&A, and lunch will remain open until noon on February 7th (or sold out).

One-on-One Meeting
FREE | Application
FREE | Accepted Companies
Companies must apply for a one-on-one meeting ahead of time. The one-on-one application period will close on January 22nd, 2018. Your application will be reviewed and you will be notified of acceptance by January 31st, 2018. Acceptance of a one-on-one meeting is not guaranteed as all applications must be approved.


Venue:
New York Genome Center
101 6th Ave.
New York, NY 10013
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Speakers' Biographies:
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Gurdane Bhutani | Managing Partner, FundRx
Gurdane is a founder and Managing Partner at FundRx.
Prior to FundRx, Gurdane worked in the New York office of Bain & Company as a consultant to clients across the private equity and technology industries. Previously, he worked in the public finance group at Morgan Stanley and at StartUpHealth.
He holds degrees in Computer Science (A.B.), Public Policy (A.B.), and Economics (Min.) from Duke University, where he was an Angier B Duke Scholar, and was a Rotheremere Scholar at the University of Oxford.



About the Meet With... Series:

The purpose of the Meet with Series events sponsored by JLABS is to help start-up entrepreneurs, as well as the academic community, connect with potential partners, such as big pharma or other investment corporations, through one-on-one meetings. It is also a chance for the featured corporation to outline their specific business development goals and clarify what types of products or research they are interested in and how best to approach them to get the partnering process started. Past participants include the Wellcome Trust, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, MedImmune Ventures, Mercury Fund, DARPA's Biological Technologies Office, Correlation Ventures, Breakout Labs, New Enterprise Associates, Canaan Partners, Thomas McNerney & Partners, NCI, NCATS, NINDS, Allegory Venture Partners, Clarus Ventures, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Astellas Venture Management, and OrbiMed.


Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS

  About Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) is a global network of open innovation ecosystems, enabling and empowering innovators to create and accelerate the delivery of life-saving, life-enhancing health and wellness solutions to patients around the world. JLABS achieves this by providing the optimal environment for emerging companies to catalyze growth and optimize their research and development by opening them to vital industry connections, delivering entrepreneurial programs and providing a capital-efficient, flexible platform where they can transform the scientific discoveries of today into the breakthrough healthcare solutions of tomorrow. At JLABS we value great ideas and are passionate about removing obstacles to success to help innovators unleash the potential of their early scientific discoveries. JLABS is a no-strings-attached model, which means entrepreneurs are free to develop their science while holding on to their intellectual property. JLABS is open to entrepreneurs across a broad healthcare spectrum including pharmaceutical, medical device, consumer and healthtech sectors. The JLABS flagship opened in 2012 in San Diego at Janssen's West Coast Research Center, and since then has grown to ten global locations including the Bay Area, Boston & Lowell, MA, Houston, Toronto, Beerse (Belgium), with New York City, opening in June 2018, and Shanghai in 2019. For more information please visit www.jlabs.jnjinnovation.com or follow @JLABS. About Johnson & Johnson Innovation Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC focuses on accelerating all stages of innovation worldwide and forming collaborations between entrepreneurs and Johnson & Johnson's global healthcare businesses. Johnson & Johnson Innovation provides scientists, entrepreneurs and emerging companies with one-stop access to science and technology experts who can facilitate collaborations across the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer companies of Johnson & Johnson. Under the Johnson & Johnson Innovation umbrella of businesses, we connect with innovators through our regional Innovation Centers, Johnson & Johnson Innovation | JLABS, Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JJDC, Inc. and our Business Development teams to create customized deals and novel collaborations that speed development of innovations to solve unmet needs in patients. For more information please visit www.jnjinnovation.com or follow @JNJInnovation.

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