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Where to Meet Medical Device Professionals in Indiana

I had a call earlier this week from Mary. Mary started her career in the medical device industry. Several years ago, she put her career on hold to raise her kids. Now that Mary's kids are older, she has an interest in getting back into the medical device field. Mary started networking in her local business community. Several of the contacts she made suggested that Mary contact Creo Quality for what to do next. I'm glad Mary called. We're happy to help. Interestingly, Mary's question was one we've heard many times before. It just hit me that since Mary and others have had this question, maybe I should spend a little bit of time writing down my response for others to review too. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCHJciCViMI&list=UU4_vaplmTaluxTfb-2fS9h Mary is interested in networking and meeting medical device professionals in...

April 10, 2012 – IBEN Networking

IBEN: Networking & Drinks @ City Market – Apr 10th

The April 10th networking event will be at The City Market, upstairs in our own section of the mezzanine by the Tomlinson Tap Room. There is no cost, yet we will have some amazing food from several vendors in the market, as well as drink tickets for the Tap Room! What better place for a networking event about entrepreneurship than where we can support multiple Indiana entrepreneurs! It is critical for this event that you RSVP at least a few days in advance. When: Apr 10th, 2012 5-7pm Where: Indianapolis City Market, 2nd Floor mezzanine near the Tomlinson Tap Room For location, map, directions: http://www.indycm.com Parking: I have been told that the parking lot in the NORTHEAST corner of Alabama and Market, the paved top parking lot is...

February 7, 2012 – IBEN Impact of America Invents Act on the Life Sciences

Attorneys from Ice Miller’s Intellectual Property Group  will examine the new America Invents Act (AIA), in an attempt to provide an understanding as to how the AIA will affect life sciences and biomedical innovation.   The AIA will change how scientists, doctors, and entrepreneurs need to approach patent protection.  We will discuss key modifications to the current patent laws described in the AIA and the most recently proposed regulations, such as the new first-to-file rule and several new post-grant review procedures that will allow for challenges the validity of granted patents.  In addition to discussing the main provisions of the AIA and the most recently proposed regulations, this presentation will examine the AIA from a life science perspective to provide insight and strategies when seeking patent protection. Join us for this presentation, discussion, and...

August 9, 2011 – IBEN Ask the Experts & Speed Networking

Interested in how to start and run a life sciences company in today’s economy? Want to meet others around Indianapolis who are interested in the same?  Curious how to leverage universities to accelerate a startup? This special IBEN event has no group presentation; it is focused solely on personal conversations between experts, peers, and everyone interested in the creation of new life science companies. We will give you a chance to speak with scientists, doctors, entrepreneurs, lawyers, regulatory specialists, university representatives and even a few IT experts curious about healthcare. This is a great opportunity to get your questions answered, meet new people, and explore the possibilities! When: Aug 9th, 2011  5-7pm Where: IUETC This event is at the IUETC, 351 West 10th St., Indianapolis, IN RSVP The Indiana Biomedical Entrepreneur Network (IBEN) strives to enable entrepreneurship...