Posts Tagged ‘BioFlorida’


13th September
written by Lori Burke

Students, Recent Graduates, New Professionals, Seasoned Professionals, Faculty, Entrepreneurs, Scientists, Engineers, Industry Experts, Visionaries, Dreamers, Spectators and all other inquisitive individuals who are interested in South Florida’s life sciences industry.

Saturday, October 5, 2013   

9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

777 Glades Rd.
Boca Raton, FL 33431

To register, click here!




8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Breakfast & Registration

9:00 AM – 9:20 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Gregory Nelson
Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg

Lori Burke
Strategion Consulting

9:20 AM – 10:00 AM
Roberta Goode
Goode Consulting International

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

10:15 AM – 10:55 AM
Deborah Mash, PhD
Professor of Neurology
and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

10:55 AM – 11:10 AM

11:10 AM – 11:40 AM
Carlos L. Aparicio, PhD
President & CEO
ImmunoSite Technologies

11:40 AM – 12:00 PM
Closing Remarks
Ebony Daniels Sanon
BioTeknica Engineering & Regulatory Services


12:00 PM – 12:15 PM
Welcome & Overview

12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Introduction of Panel
Mel Rothberg
Chief Operating Officer,
Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida

Roberta Goode President, Goode Consulting International

Nicholas Gonzalez
Quality Engineer, Goode Consulting International

Ebony Daniels Sanon
Quality Engineer, BioTeknica Engineering & Regulatory Services

Cassandra Vaughn
CLV Industries

12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Open Q&A

1:00 PM – 1:20 PM Structured Networking Session

1:20 PM – 1:30 PM
Closing Remarks & Workshop Adjourns

For registration, click here!


17th May
written by Lori Burke

Always wondered what was inside MAKO Surgical?

Join us for great speakers, a tour of MAKO Surgical Corp., bagels & coffee, and networking too!

It’s our last Saturday Exchange until the fall...and here is our fantastic speaker lineup:

*Jamie M. Grooms, Chief Executive Officer, Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research

*Converge Biotech, Inc.
Paul Latta, CEO and Antonello Pileggi, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Microbiology & Immunology, and Biomedical Engineering, UM Diabetes Research Institute

*Eco Neurologics, Inc.
Kenneth Dawson-Scully, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Atlantic University

*”Novel Cell Culture for Individualized Oncology”
Tan Ince, MD, PhD, Director, Tumor Stem Cell Division, UM Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute

Click here to learn more and register.

The Saturday Exchange
Saturday, June 15, 2013
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
MAKO Surgical Corp.
2555 SW 64th Ave. | Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317

Contact Lori Burke at

South Florida Medical Alliance & BioFlorida