IALS: Meet w/Johnson & Johnson Innovation; Tour IALS; House Speaker Robert DeLeo as Guest Speaker (see BODY for RSVP link)

House Speaker Robert DeLeo
October 12, 2017 - 10:30am

Join us to:

Meet with Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Tour UMass Amherst Core Facilities
Special Guest:  House Speaker Robert DeLeo


Thursday, October 12, 2017  10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Life Science Laboratories, 240 Thatcher Road
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003



Meet with Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Representatives from the Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Boston will be at UMass Amherst’s Institute for Applied Life Sciences to provide an overview of Johnson & Johnson Innovation goals and mission, highlighting how we interact with the entrepreneurial community through our Innovation Center, JLABS, JJDC, JBD and other initiatives.

Morning/Lunch Session
10:30 a.m.    Registration Opens and Networking
11:00 a.m.    Special Announcement*
11:15 a.m.    J&J Presentations and Q&A
12:30 p.m.    J&J Networking Lunch
  1:00 p.m.    One-on-one Meetings with the four Johnson & Johnson representatives (registration required by October 9)

*During the program, UMass leadership, House Speaker Robert DeLeo and other special guests will make a special announcement regarding the Commonwealth’s ongoing commitment to innovation in life sciences.


Morning/Lunch Registration





Tour UMass Amherst Core Facilities

Join us for an afternoon reception focused on how the UMass Amherst Core Facilities can help you and your company advance its mission in an effective, efficient way.

Afternoon Session
1:00 p.m.    UMass Amherst Core Facilities Session Check in
1:30 p.m.    Core Facilities Panel & User Experience Discussion
2:30 p.m.    Core Facilities Tours, Posters & Reception


Afternoon Registration