Commercialization can be a long and difficult path. The Innovation Cafe was created to meet a definitive need in the life science and healthcare communities – provide access to relevant information required to bring an innovative idea out of the lab and into the marketplace.
The Innovation Cafe is an exciting focal point for expanding and sustaining the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Central Pennsylvania. The reoccuring networking forums feature high profile guest speakers discussing industry innovations, business trends and regulations and their impact on the life science industry. Each event features a start-up company introducing regional stakeholders to entrepreneurs, intellectual capital and commercialization opportunities. The Innovation Cafe is a platform to engage investors, entrepreneurial faculty, talented students and industry professionals committed to building a vibrant start-up community in Central Pennsylvania.