b'LET TER3 Welcome to the seventh StemCONN Conference! Over the course of this event, you will have opportunities to learn about exciting scientific developments from leading experts and entrepreneurs from Yale and other academic institutions across Connecticut, throughout the country, and around the world.Connecticuts support of the biosciences and stem cell research attracts renowned investigators and helps us build advanced, versatile facilities. Our community of scientists, policy makers, and bioscience industry partners move the field forward and contribute to the fiscal health of the state. All your efforts bring in research funding, create new jobs, establish companies, and retain our highly skilled workforce.I am proud that the Yale Stem Cell Center is part of this rich and active community. By working together, you deepen our understanding of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine and harness its potential to improve human health. On behalf of Yale University, thank you for participating in this important endeavor.Sincerely,Peter SaloveyPresident and Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology Yale University'