Bio+Tech18 Conference puts life sciences and emerging tech in the same room - Technical.ly Baltimore

Sciences

Sep. 12, 2018 6:59 pm

Bio+Tech18 Conference puts life sciences and emerging tech in the same room

The conference will be at the Hilton Baltimore on September 20. A pitch competition closes out the event.

Gov. Larry Hogan announces the Maryland Tech Council in January 2017.

(Photo by Stephen Babcock)

The Maryland Tech Council is bringing a gathering of Mid-Atlantic companies and organizations working in life sciences, health IT and tech to Baltimore this month.

The Bio+Tech18 Conference will be held at the Hilton Baltimore on September 20. It’s the third edition of the daylong event.

According to organizers, the event includes a dozen sessions, ranging in topics from gene therapy to new kinds of cancer treatment to virtual reality and robotics.

“As the life sciences and technology industries continue to advance, the Bio+Tech18 Conference agenda has evolved with relevant tracks on the latest trends in these two integrating sectors,” Rene LaVigne, Maryland Tech Council Chairman and CEO of Iron Bow Technologies, said in a statement.

Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford will kick off the event, and it will also feature a fireside chat focused on innovation with Baltimore education leaders including UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski, JHU Provost Sunil Kumar and UMB President Jay Perman, President, UMB.

To close out the event, the Maryland Tech Council organized a pitch competition. The organization received 30 applications and chose five finalists: AlgometRx, JuneBrain, Remedy Plan Therapeutics, Sonavex and VakSea.

Registration info -30-
JOIN THE COMMUNITY, BECOME A MEMBER
Already a member? Sign in here

Advertisement

Remedy Plan Therapeutics wins Bio+Tech Conference pitch competition

Make an impact at Give Back Hack’s Baltimore edition this fall

Here’s a look at Maryland’s publicly-traded biotech companies

SPONSORED

Baltimore

Win up to $360,000 for your startup at the WeWork Creator Awards

Baltimore

FX Well

B2B Business Development Manager

Apply Now
Baltimore, MD

SmartLogic

Content and Digital Marketing Manager

Apply Now
Baltimore, MD

Emerging Technology Centers

Assistant Director

Apply Now

Tuesday: Learn how JHU’s Center for Government Excellence is helping cities uses data

HopHacks adds civic track, using open source platform from Paris

Beta City 2018 adds more room for Baltimore tech demos, after party

SPONSORED

Baltimore

How Think|Stack and Year Up are cultivating local tech talent

Baltimore

FX Well

Mobile Software Developer

Apply Now
Baltimore

Terbium Labs

DevOps Engineer

Apply Now
Baltimore

Terbium Labs

Account Executive

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!