The following organizations have been awarded the opportunity to present about their cross-sector collaborative initiatives this year.
About the Innovator Presentations:
FasterCures invited organizations engaged in innovative, cross-sector collaborations aimed at reducing the time and cost of getting new medical solutions from discovery to patients to submit proposals for the 2012 Innovator Presentations. Thank you to all of the applicants for your thoughtful and impressive applications, and congratulations to this year's presenters. We're looking forward to learning more about your partnerships.
Presentations focus on a range of issues, including:
- Translation/commercialization of early stage discoveries
- Data sharing
- Novel research tool development
- Asset repurposing
- Innovative financial models
All partnerships include representatives from at least two of the following sectors:
- nonprofit foundations
- pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies
- research institutes
- government agencies
- private philanthropists