April 4, 2013

Technology Transfer presents Entrepreneur Boot Camp, Wednesday, April 10

On Wednesday, April 10, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization will host an Entrepreneur Boot Camp for Vanderbilt faculty, staff, graduate students, professional students and post-docs.

The workshop, in partnership with the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center and the law firm Baker, Donelson, will be held at the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center, 389 Nichol Mill Lane in Franklin.

The event seeks to acquaint members of the Vanderbilt community who have an interest in entrepreneurship with the challenges and demands associated with new venture creation. Topics will include:

· Business set up and organization
· IP protection and ownership
· Legal and regulatory compliance
· Sources and methods of funding, and
· Potential risks and conflicts of interest.

Seating is limited. Interested participants can apply at http://www.vanderbilt.edu/cttc/event/entrepreneur-boot-camp.
General questions should be sent to Rigved.Joshi@Vanderbilt.edu.