Commercialization and Entrepreneurship in Neuroscience
Monday, March 6, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
York Lanes 280N, York University
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Patricia Lorenz, COO, Avertus Inc.
As COO of Avertus, Patricia Lorenz is the expert and company lead on all business strategy, resource building, partnership development and regulatory matters within the neuroscience industry. Founded in 2012 by an epileptologist and a neuronal algorithm expert in neural works and algorithm development, Avertus is a leading company researching algorithms for seizure detection to improve the treatment for patients with epilepsy.
Followed by expert panel discussion:
Prof. Hossein Kassiri
Assistant Professor at York University, Co-founder and CTO at BrainCom
Dr. Garth Smith
Director, Industry Relations, Ontario Brain Institute
Prof. Lauren Sergio,
Associate Professor and Director of Neuroscience Diploma Program, York University