Health Tech Startup Expo

Hear from an exciting keynote speaker and panelists and discuss how to create a startup company, current challenges that a startup faces, and how to leverage other organizations to run a successful health technology startup.


11am - 1pm: EXPO - Startups, Mentors, Food Truck

1pm - 3:30pm: Keynote Address - Sherry Farrugia, Georgia Institute of Technology, Chief Operating and Strategy Officer, Pediatric Technology Center Startup Pitches & Voting

3:30pm - 5pm:

Panel Discussion on Regional Startup Support Systems

Sarah White - Augusta University Research (Moderator)

Connie Casteel - Advanced Technology Development Center

Chris McKinney - Augusta University Office of Innovation Commercialization

Grace Belangia -

Peter Buckley - CSR Angels

Startup Stories

Baha Zaiden - Azalea Health

Howard Merry - Neba Health

Ty Frix - Ichor 360

Closing Keynote - Rick Richards, MD, Serial Entrepreneur

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Event Details


    College of Allied Health Sciences Augusta University 987 St. Sebastian Way, EC 1222 Augusta, GA 30912


  • Friday, January 27, 2017
    11:00 am - 4:45 pm