Entrepreneur Boot Camp

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 7:30am to 1:30pm

The Center for Technology Transfer & Commercialization's New Ventures team, in partnership with the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center and the law firm of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, hosted an Entrepreneurship Boot Camp Wed., April 10, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center.

Building on the growing entrepreneurial culture at Vanderbilt, the Entrepreneur Boot Camp provided potential Vanderbilt entrepreneurs with the information they need to start or join a new venture.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Business set up and organization
  • IP protection and ownership
  • Legal and regulatory compliance
  • Sources and methods of funding
  • Potential risks and conflicts of interest

Downloadable PDFs of all presentations from the event are below. Video presentations, such as the opening session delivered by Jim Stefansic, can be viewed on CTTC's YouTube Channel.

Stefansic's Life as a Faculty Entrepreneur

Additional Presentations:

     IP 101: The Basics

    Forming a Company

    FDA Regulation

  Considerations for Vanderbilt

    State Support of New Ventures