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Event NameUC Berkeley Extension 2013: The Business of Biotechnology
Event Date(s) Saturday, February 02, 2013  to Saturday, February 02, 2013
Event Location San Francisco: Downtown Center
San Francisco, California
U.S.A.
Costn/a
DescriptionGain an understanding of the biotechnology industry—what makes it so compelling and what makes it one of the riskiest sectors for investors. Study the career paths of some of the innovative entrepreneurs who created the industry in the late 1970s. Learn about the risks they took and how the value they generated surpassed even that of dot-com successes. Get a guided tour of the mysteries of the drug devel¬opment process and its convoluted funding trail, from venture capital through the all-important initial public offering (IPO).
SponsorN/A
Host CompanyUC Berkeley Extension
Contact Information Phone: n/a
Fax:   n/a 
Email: science@unex.berkeley.edu
More Information http://extension.berkeley.edu/catalog/course7.html
 
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