Events

West Virginia Business Accelerator Bootcamp – Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The Bioscience Association of West Virginia, in conjunction with West Virginia Jobs Investment TrustTechConnect West VirginiaINNOVA and WVU Health Sciences' Innovation Center, will conduct a business accelerator bootcamp event for early stage to mature companies operating in the life science and high technology fields in West Virginia.  

The bootcamp event will be held Wednesday, April 26 at the WVU Health Sciences Innovation Center on the Evansdale Campus in Morgantown, W.Va.  The event is designed for researchers, entrepreneurs, growth-focused small businesses, product designers, economic developers, funders and others. 

For more information, or to register, click here! 

***Note that this event is separate from the WV Bioscience Summit, occurring the day before - April 25 - in Morgantown.  If you would like to register for the WV Bioscience Summit, click here.***

The bootcamp's sessions will provide attendees will information and insights on:

  • Corporate Structure
  • Raising Capital
  • Giving an Effective Pitch for Funding
  • Intellectual Property Strategies

Each session will be lead by multiple experts in the field.  To review the list of presenters, click here. | To view the agenda click here.

The day's format begins with a general overview of each of the main modules to be followed by four breakout groups covering the individual issues in depth and in a casual format intended to allow for questions.  This will enable participants to sit in on each of the four breakout sessions. 

This is a unique opportunity to hear from experts and specialists who will share information - and answer your questions - on intellectual property, capital formation, business organization and pitching for funding. 

The cost to participate is $80 per person and includes lunch. 

For additional information, contact Bryan Brown by clicking This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. |  To view the agenda click here.