Beer & Biotech: The Future of Biotech in the Region

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

Beer & Biotech is an ecosystem-building series that will bring together investors, physicians, academics, inventors, startups, and state and regional leaders who are influential in the biotechnology industry. Each event in the year-long series will feature a local, regional, or national speaker and include plenty of time for networking and beverages at the host brewery. […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

Get to Know Carilion Clinic Innovation Carilion Clinic Innovation (CCI) supports Carilion Clinic employees as they ideate and solve some of healthcare’s most vexing problems. Aileen Helsel, Interim Director of CCI, will introduce CCI’s goals, structure, and function and describe how CCI envisions fitting into the region’s growing biotech ecosystem. In her role as Interim […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

The Future of Biotech Starts Now! Excited about the future of biotechnology in the Roanoke-Blacksburg region? Want to learn more about soon-to-be-available lab space, new programming, and emerging biotech infrastructure? Members of the team planning the future of this sector in the region will talk about what's on the horizon and answer your questions.

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

Amy Adams, Executive Director of the Institute for Biohealth Innovation at George Mason University, will showcase Mason’s cutting-edge biomedical and health research initiatives between students and the broader community. Hear how the Commonwealth is leveraging its communities to commercialize biotech and drive momentum across Virginia’s economy. Beer & Biotech is an ecosystem-building series that will […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

Dr. Jarred Heffron, Senior Scientist at Novozymes, will present an introduction and field questions about Novozymes Biologicals, a global biotech powerhouse that has origins in the Roanoke Valley going back more than 60 years.  He will discuss how Novozymes uses R&D, Pilot Scale, Production Scale, Quality Control, and Regulatory capabilities to bring microbial-based product to […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA

Get to know the Tiny Cargo Company Inc -- a TechNite award winner and RAMP alumni company. Dr. Rob Gourdie and Dr. Spencer Marsh will talk about their path of innovation and future steps for the company. (They are doing some pretty cool things!) The Tiny Cargo Company Inc is innovating a drug delivery platform […]