The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MITThe David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

National Cancer Institute Cancer Center

Science + Engineering... Conquering Cancer Together

SOLUTIONS with/in/sight: Entrepreneurship and the KI

Monday, November 1, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Join four Koch Institute investigators as they discuss the relationship between laboratory research and entrepreneurship. From drug discovery to disease detection and cancer immunotherapy, these startup companies began in MIT's academic community and are now taking the biotech world by storm. Hear from the founders themselves about why a startup was the right research move to turn innovation into impact.

Featured Speakers:

Sangeeta Bhatia, MD, PhD
John J. and Dorothy Wilson Professor of Health Sciences and Technology and of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Darrell Irvine, PhD
Underwood-Prescott Professor of Biological Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering

Angela Koehler, PhD
Samuel A. Goldblith Professor of Applied Biology

With introductory remarks by Robert Langer, ScD, David H. Koch (1962) Institute Professor

Presented as part of the Koch Institute's tenth anniversary celebrations