Feb 21, 2013 · 5:30 PM
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The Massachusetts Water Industry Meetup and the MIT Water Club are pleased to co-host this Water Industry Happy Hour at Meadhall in Kendall Square on February 21, 2013.
Heavy appetizers and refreshments will be provided free of charge.
In addition to networking, the event will feature brief remarks by Erdin Beshimov, a New Ventures Principal at Flagship Ventures.
Thank you to our co-organizers and sponsors: MIT Water Club, Environmental Business Council of New England, and Goodwin Procter LLP.
Erdin Beshimov / Flagship Ventures
Erdin Beshimov joined Flagship Ventures in 2012 as a New Ventures Principal focusing on sustainability and global open innovation. Erdin comes to Flagship Ventures from Ubiquitous Energy, an organic photovoltaics startup that he co-founded while a student at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His work with Ubiquitous Energy was recognized through awards in the MIT Clean Energy Prize and Harvard Business School Business Plan Contest.
Realizing entrepreneurial innovation is the mission of Flagship Ventures. The firm operates through two synergistic units: VentureLabs which invents and launches transformative companies, and Venture Capital, which finances and realizes innovative, early-stage companies. Founded in 2000, and based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Flagship Ventures manages over $900 million in capital. The Flagship team innovates and invests in three principal business sectors: therapeutics, medical technologies and sustainability/clean technology. Several examples of successful portfolio ventures include, Acceleron Pharma, Agios, Accuri Cytometers, AVEO, Morphotek, Adnexus, and Joule Unlimited. For more information, visit www.flagshipventures.com.