Annual Celebration

Celebration of Technology and Innovation

Emory's Office of Technology Transfer hosted its Tenth Annual Celebration of Technology and Innovation on Wednesday, March 3, 2016 at the Emory Conference Center. The master of ceremonies was OTT's own Todd Sherer and the program's was this year's keynote was a presentation of two patient centered video's for Emory products with stories from their inventor's Ernest Garcia and Charles Epstein.

Below you can choose to view the keynote speaker Timothy Holbrook or the presentation of each award.

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    Master of Ceremonies Todd Sherer

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    Inagural OTTer Awardee Chris Kellner and Todd Sherer

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    Keynote: Ernest Garcia

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    Keynote: Charles Epstein

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    Speaker: David Wynes, VP Research Administration

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    Speaker: Claire Sterk, Provost

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    Innovation: David Wynes, Khalid Salaita, Cliff Michaels, Claire Sterk

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    Deal: David Wynes, Lisa Matragrano, Lawrence Wilson, Dennis Liotta, Claire Sterk

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    Start-up: David Wynes, Mark Goodman, Cale Lennon, Kiyoko Takemiya, W. Robert Taylor, Claire Sterk

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    Innovation: David Wynes, Madhuri Hegde, Panya Taysavang, Claire Sterk

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    David Wynes, Claire Sterk, Todd Sherer

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    Charles Epstein, Todd Sherer, Ernest Garcia

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    Annual Former & Current Intern Photo

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    Products Table

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    Ernest Garcia, Mrs. Goodman, Mark Goodman, Kiyoko Takemiya

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Keynote presentation a presentation of two patient centered video's for Emory products with stories from their inventor's Ernest Garcia and Charles Epstein

Emory Case Manager, Cliff Michaels presents the Innovation of the Year: Motion-Based Detection By DNA Machines; Khalid Salaita, PhD. (Chemistry).

Emory Case Manager, Lisa Matragrano presents the Deal of the Year: CXCR4 Antagonists with Bristol-Myers Squibb; Dennis Liotta, PhD (Chemistry), Lawrence Wilson, PhD (Chemistry), Michael Natchus, PhD, MBA (EIDD).

Emory Case Manager, Cale Lennon presents the Start-Up of the Year: Microbial Medical, Inc.; Mark Goodman, PhD (Radiology), W. Robert Taylor, MD, PhD (Cardiology), Kiyoko Takemiya, PhD (Cardiology).

Emory Case Manager, Panya Taysavang presents the Significant Event of the Year: EGL Genetic Diagnostics, LLC; Madhuri Hegde, PhD (Human Genetics).