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From Academia to Business: A practical guide for entrepreneurs

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The office with the best view in Tel-Aviv is hosting the best Meetup!

A meetup by the BIOMED MBA community.

We are happy to invite you to a fascinating discussion relevant for every startup company:
How does an early stage venture translate academic research into a viable commercial product?
Academic institutions and medical centers are an excellent source for innovative cutting-edge research which is a result of huge budgets and many years of research.
How can a startup company utilize this massive asset of innovation, clinical research, and R&D capabilities to its benefit, while making sure the pricing is right and the IP is managed correctly?
We have a rare opportunity to learn from a world leader in the field who was on both sides of the ecosystem (academic and commercial) – Prof. Michael Wallach (
Prof. Wallach will give a fascinating talk on: Innovation and Entrepreneurship and translating medical research in academia into commercial products.

The event will be held in Hebrew

17:00-17:30 Gathering & Networking
17:30-17:35 Introductory welcome - Mr. Mark Cohen, Senior Partner
Chair of the Life Science Practice Group at Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz LLP
17:35-17:50 Greetings and announcements about the BioMed-MBA program, Dr. Lior Shaltiel, BioMed-MBA program director
17:50-18:30 Keynote lecture by Prof. Michael Wallach
18:30-18:50 Dr. Zeev Winefeld - Digital Health Entrepreneur