Welcome

Welcome to StemConn, Connecticut’s premier conference on stem cell and regenerative medicine research. Our conference will highlight cutting-edge research advancements, while providing a forum for discussion among scientists, policy makers, and bioscience industry partners that will advance knowledge and foster new collaborations. StemConn2015 marks the 10th year of the ground-breaking legislation that has propelled Connecticut to the national and international forefront of stem cell and regenerative medicine research. Our conference will feature world-renowned speakers, networking and poster sessions, student meet-the-speaker opportunities, and a special Commercialization & Translation session. Come join us to celebrate the success and promise of Connecticut’s stem cell and regenerative medicine research!

April 27, 2015
Hartford Marriott Downtown

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* Early Bird registration ends April 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm.

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Program at a Glance:

7:30 – 8:30 am Breakfast and pre-Symposium Lecture
8:45 – 9:00 am Welcomes | CT Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Update
9:00 – 12:00 am Plenary Speakers; Poster Session I & Exhibitor Forum
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch; Trainee Meet-the-Speaker Groups
1:00 – 2:00 pm  Commercialization & Translation Session
2:00 – 3:30 pm Plenary Speakers; Poster Session II & Exhibitor Forum
3:30 – 4:45 pm Plenary Speaker and Trainee Award for Research Excellence
4:45 – 5:00 pm Closing remarks

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Partial Speaker List:

Gloster Aaron, Ph.D., Wesleyan University
Craig Crews, Ph.D., Yale University & Arvinus
David Kaplan, Ph.D.
, Tufts University Biomedical Engineering
Carla Kim, Ph.D., Harvard University Stem Cell Institute
Robert Lanza, M.D., Ocata Therapeutics & Wake Forest University Regenerative Medicine Institute
Frank McKeon, Ph.D., Genome Institute of Singapore & Multiclonal Therapeutics
Laura Niklason, M.D., Ph.D., Yale University Stem Cell Center & Humacyte

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Our Sponsors:

Sponsors and Exhibitors welcome: please contact stemconn2015@gmail.com for more information.