Innovating Together: Merck Digital Sciences Studio and I-Corps Northeast Hub

Learn how NSF I-Corps & the MDSS could be the next step for your innovation for investment and impact.
Aug 25, 2022, 1:00 pm2:00 pm


Event Description

Lean how how NSF I-Corps and the Merck Digital Sciences Studio can help you bring your technology closer to solving real-world problems, follow-on funding, and impacting lives! Whether you're far along in your commercialization journey or just starting out and wanting to learn more about innovation, all are welcome!

We will hear from the Merck Design Sciences Studio (MDSS) panel:

  • Geof Hannigan, Computational Biologist at Merck & Executive Director of MDSS,will discuss how this new MDSS program was created.
  • Camella Wison, Senior Associate of Northpond VC & Executive Team of MDSS, will discuss why they are investing in these types of programs and technologies.
  • Will Lutz, GM Entrepreneurship at NJ Innovation Institute & Executive Director of MDSS will discuss program details and how teams with I-Corps experience are well-equipped to succeed in the program.