Meet up of the Minds

Join us as we bring together the best minds in healthcare, science, and technology to discuss the rise of crowdfunding in healthcare.

Event Details


swissnex San Francisco
730 Montgomery St., San Francisco, 94111 United States


July 17, 2013 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm America/Los Angeles (UTC-07:00)


$25 General Admission, $12 for students w/ID

There is a tsunami of startups and researchers utilizing crowdfunding platforms to raise capital and avoid irksome NIH grants, the traffic down to Sandhill Road, and the endless back-and-forth with investors. Don’t miss this unfiltered conversation with researchers, entrepreneurs, and investors who have successfully utilized these platforms. We’ll provide answers to your burning questions and offer pro-tips to unlock the power of the crowd. We aren’t leaving the platforms out either! We’ll have representatives there to answer your questions and help you launch your next crowdfunding campaign.


7:00 pm   welcome
7:15 pm   crowdfunding protips entrepreneurs and researchers share their experiences on Angel List, Microryza, and Indiegogo
8:00 pm   connect with representatives from the various crowdfunding platforms


Sam Lounis De Brouwer

Cofounder, Scanadu

Ethan Perlstein

Independent Scientist working on Rare/Orphan Disease

Neil Thanedar

Cofounder & CEO Labdoor



Photo: Myleen Hollero