The Minority Biomedical Entrepreneurship Conference tackles many challenges minorities face in the biomedical industry. Attendees will be offered mentoring opportunities with industry leaders and investors, entrepreneurship education, and practical advice on starting and growing a biomedical company. Entrepreneurs looking for funding are afforded the opportunity to present before a group of seasoned biomedical investors. To view the complete conference agenda and register, visit http://www.minoritybiomedical.org.
"The underrepresentation of African Americans and Latinos in the biomedical industry undermines national economic competitiveness," said Johnathan Holifield, a co-founder of The America21 Project and co-chair of MBEC. "MBEC confronts the problem by bringing minority entrepreneurs together with industry veterans and investors for mentoring, networking and education."
About The America21 Project:
America21, the first and only national voice for accelerating the growth of African American and Latino American prosperity through increased innovation capacity and economic competitiveness, has partnered with innovation ecosystem leadership organizations to seed Inclusive Competitiveness in Northeast Ohio and is similarly partnering with other regional innovation-based economic development organizations in additional urban regions, including Portland OR and Pittsburgh, PA. To learn more about The America21 Project, visit www.blackinnovation.org.
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