SPONSORS

Wege Foundation

The Wege Foundation focuses on local good works that enhance the lives of the people and preserve the health of the environment.

Financial Directions

Financial Directions Group was founded with the goal of assisting our clients in every aspect of their financial lives. For each of our clients we strive to help create financial stability and security to provide financial independence.

NC COIN

COIN exists to stimulate, empower and enable others. Specifically, thought leaders across an array of scientific disciplines and sectors in North Carolina — from Biotechnology, Agriculture, Life Sciences, Nanobiotechnology and Nanomedicine.

NK Patent Law

NK Patent Law is a North Carolina patent law firm focused on providing counseling and services to clients regarding patents, trademarks, and intellectual property.

Worldwide

Worldwide Life Sciences Division a technologically advanced, quality-driven provider of essential laboratory wares and services to the scientific community.

Hutchison PLLC

Hutchison PLLC represents many premier technology and life science companies, with a strong focus on working with emerging-growth companies from inception through exit.

Scale Finance

Scale Finance LLC provides contract CFO services, Controller solutions, and support in raising capital, or executing M&A transactions, to entrepreneurial companies.

Alexandria

Alexandria Real Estate Equities is the largest and leading REIT uniquely focused on Class A collaborative science and technology campuses in urban innovation clusters.

MCNC

MCNC is a technology non-profit that operates a leading-edge broadband infrastructure for North Carolina’s research, education and non-profit healthcare institutions.

The Launch Place

The Launch Place energizes and diversifies our regional economy through entrepreneurship development and business consulting services in Martinsville and Danville, Virginia.

Triangle Angel Partners

Triangle Angel Partners (TAP) is a group of more than 40 angel investors in the high tech and life sciences industries, interested in investing their time, analysis and money into early life cycle companies.