Commercialization and Entrepreneurship in Neuroscience
Commercialization and Entrepreneurship in Neuroscience Monday, March 6, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM York Lanes 280N, York University Keynote Speaker: Dr. Patricia Lorenz, COO, Avertus Inc. As COO of Avertus, Patricia Lorenz is the expert and company lead on all business strategy, resource building, partnership development and regulatory matters within the neuroscience industry. Founded in 2012 by an epileptologist and a neuronal algorithm expert in neural works and algorithm development, Avertus is a leading company researching algorithms for seizure detection to improve the treatment for patients with epilepsy. Followed by expert panel discussion: Prof. Hossein Kassiri Assistant Professor at York University, Co-founder and CTO at BrainCom Dr. Garth Smith Director, Industry Relations, Ontario Brain Institute Prof. Lauren Sergio, Associate Professor and Director of Neuroscience Diploma Program, York University
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Naka has studied at the London School of Economics and Political Science (BSc Maths&Philosophy transferring to BSc Sociology) and the University of Tokyo (BA Social Psychology). Naka is also a journalism graduate of the Undergraduate Research Program at the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies at the University of Tokyo.