Innovation Competition (Boston, MA)

Event Timeline

6:00 PM - Check-in and Networking

6:15 PM - Product pitches from tables

7:00 PM - Startup dives with the 'Piranha' judges

8:30 PM - Awards ceremony

10:00 PM - Event ends


Thanks to our event sponsors!

Piranha Pool Judges - Idea Competition

Timothy Scott- President and Co-Founder, Pharmatek

Charles Wilson- Vice President, Global Head of Strategic Alliances, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Steven Arkinstall- Senior Vice President, Global Head External Innovation, and Site Head for US Global Research and Early Development, EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc.

Peter Parker- Co-Founder and Director of Programming, LabCentral, and Founder and President, Bioinnovation


Finalist Judges Product Awards and Idea Competition

  • Idea Competition

    • Paul Young - US Head External Innovation, EMD Serono

    • Michael Raab - President and Co-Founder, Agrivida

    • David Sherris - President and Chief Executive Officer, Paloma Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    • Michaela Levin - Business Development Associate, Harvard University Office of Technology Development

    • More TBA

  •  Product Awards

    • Amal Ting - Senior Scientist, Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    • Daniel Chaseman - Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    • More TBA