26-Sep-17 Back

01:15 pm - 02:30 pm

Breakout Session #1 - Barrier Free Innovation

Commercializing ground-breaking technologies does not follow a straight line from A to B. Accessing capital, market development, procurement bias and regulatory hurdles mark the path. An innovation built ecosystem is needed to shorten the time to market.

Hear first-hand how cutting-edge technologies have ended up in the hands of the user and what is needed to ensure a barrier-free environment for innovation.  

Room 2GH

Sekhar Boddupalli

Dr. Boddupalli brings to Intrexon over 20 years of experience in agriculture, food, and consumer markets. He is Head of

Ron M. DePauw

Ron DePauw is an internationally recognized scientist, who was born in rural Saskatchewan

Brenda Trask

Brenda is the manager of communications for SeCan , a not-for-profit association of 700 independent Canadian seed