Newsletter
August 10, 2017
Events
Tech Runway Happy Hour
Join us for happy hour 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Tues. Aug 15 at Kapow! Noodle Bar in Boca Raton. Mix and mingle with like-minded innovators over drinks and appetizers. Bring your friends, family and fur babies.

To RSVP, click here.

Questions? Contact Meredith.
Successful Women In Business Network
Join the Boca Chamber for their annual Successful Women In Business 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at Season 52.  You'll enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while networking with Boca's most successful women. 

The Successful Women In Business program was created to provide women the opportunity to network with fellow women business leaders.

For more information and to find out how you can get involved, contact Chasity J. Navarro

To purchase tickets, click here.
Maverick Reception
Celebrate a year of success, innovation and all of those who make it happen at our annual Maverick Reception 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Thur. Oct. 26 at FAU Tech Runway.

Your contribution will allow students, faculty and local innovators to participate in our one-year venture program, turning their entrepreneurial dreams into successful start-ups.

Website to purchase tickets and become a sponsor, coming soon.
Venture Company Highlights
Child Rescue Coalition in Glamour Magazine
Glamour magazine's September cover interview features Blake Lively discussing her work with Child Rescue Coalition and why it's so important to her. 

The non-profit is a FAU Tech Runway alumni and recently received a $10,000 grant from the trust funds of the Broward County Sheriff's Office and a $20,000 grant from Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Trust Fund.

Child Rescue Coalition provides law enforcement with technology to track and prosecute child predators. The company tracks the trade of 30 to 50 million files of child pornography every day.

To read the full Glamour magazine interview, click here.

To learn more about how you can become involved, RSVP for their free mixer event on Aug. 29.
NeuroPharmalogics Entrepreneur Recognized
The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University recently named the recipients of its 2017 Research Park Annual Awards. Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., an FAU Tech Runway graduate and CSO of NeuroPharmalogics, will receive the Distinguished Researcher award.

Dawson-Scully is currently a tenured associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences in FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, a visiting investigator at The Scripps Research Institute-Florida and a faculty member at the International Max Planck Research School. He has created two biotech companies, one of which was incubated 
at FAU Tech Runway.

The awards celebration will take place 6:30 - 9 p.m. Oct. 4 at The Addison. To purchase tickets, click here.
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