Launcht CEO Freeman White will speak today at the Mid-Atlantic Biotech Conference about “Novel Funding Sources in the Life Sciences Industry.” The Mid-Atlantic Bio is a prestigious biotech conference, held from September 27-28 in Bethesda, Maryland. It is attended by 850 industry stakeholders, which include senior level executives, academia, policy makers, financiers, and service providers. Over the next two days, conference participants will engage in policy discussions, educational workshops, and innovation exhibitions.
The “Novel Funding Sources in the Life Sciences Industry” panel discussion will address how innovative solutions, such as crowdfunding, will fill the gap in research funding. This discussion comes in a timely manner as venture funding dollars for biotech research has been decreasing in recent years.