April 2012

Special ISTP Life Science Series: Clinical Trials:Black Hole or Key to R&D Productivity- Join Michael Rosen & an Expert Panel

Thursday May 3, 2012 from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM CDT @ Auditorium, 8045 Lamon, Skokie, Il 60077

 "Clinical Trials: Black Hole or Key to R&D Productivity". Topics to be covered include Biosimilars, Phase 3 failures, the "e" aspect of clinical trials for FDA compliance and clinical trial management, and the role of emerging markets (China, India and Brazil) in global clinical trial development. Register for this free networking event.

Chicago startup AuraSense get VC funds from state

The state of Illinois is providing $575,000 in venture capital to AuraSense Therapeutics, as part of a new program launched in October to support entrepreneurial activity.

Special ISTP Business Insights Program: Leveraging Regional Collaborations - Join Gary Keller and a Panel of Experts

April 10, 2012, Illinois Science + Technology Park Auditorium

Registration starts at 3:30pm, program from 4 to 6:30.

“Leveraging Regional Collaborations – Midwest University Research

Network (MRUN)–

Past, Present, and Future”

Moderator Gary Keller, MsB –Xomix Ltd., CEO–

Midwest Research University Network, MRUN, Operating Director

J. MRUN, , Corporate Relations (OCR)