Monday, November 17, 2014
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
VC 101: A PRIMER ON VENTURE CAPITAL
The George and Cynthia Mitchell Basic Sciences Research Building (BSRB)
6767 Bertner, 3rd floor
Houston, TX 77030
(adjacent to "McGovern Commons")
Louis P. Berneman, EdD, CLP
Osage University Partners
Louis P. Berneman is the founding partner of Osage University Partners (OUP), a venture capital firm that specializes in university spinouts commercializing disruptive science. Osage has partnered with 65+ universities and research institutions to invest in innovative startups. Since closing its first fund in 2011, a $100Mn fund, Osage has invested in 30+ companies ranging in sectors such as software, hardware, and life sciences. Osage focuses on transformative technologies, passionate entrepreneurs, and investing in companies solving major global challenges. Prior to OUP, Lou was managing director of the University of Pennsylvania Center for Technology Transfer and past president of the Association of University Technology.
Who should attend?
UTHealth, UTMB and MDACC Faculty interested in understanding venture capital investments in start-up companies.
There is no charge to attend, but an RSVP is required, as limited seats are available.
Please RSVP by November 10, 2014, to: firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-500-3533
Program supported by The University of Texas System.
For more information, please contact: email@example.com or 713-500-3533.