GA Life Sciences Summit Sets Attendance Record

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Georgia Life Sciences Summit Sets Record for Attend

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More than 750 professionals attended the October 3 Summit at the Georgia World Congress Center and a record 60 companies exhibited. More than 100 scientists participated in the poster competition from universities and companies throughout the state. Five winners were selected and each received a $500 prize. Graduate school students from Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology also made business plan presentations for start-up companies they founded.

ATLANTA (October 5, 2007) -- The 7th Annual Georgia Life Sciences Summit achieved another milestone, setting records for attendance and program excellence.

More than 750 professionals attended the October 3 Summit at the Georgia World Congress Center and a record 60 companies exhibited. More than 100 scientists participated in the poster competition from universities and companies throughout the state. Five winners were selected and each received a $500 prize. Graduate school students from Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology also made business plan presentations for start-up companies they founded.

The 2007 Summit, whose theme was Growing Georgia

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Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

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Institute and Campus, Special Events and Guest Speakers, Engineering, Research
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  • Created By: Megan McDevitt
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  • Created On: Oct 4, 2007 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:06pm