Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

11.13-15.2014 | Juice Conference 4.0 | Rockland, ME

Connect, Collaborate, Create: The Juice Conference connects leaders of the creative economy to foster growth and prosperity. Weaving together the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship, Juice inspires innovation by bringing talented people together from widely different backgrounds to build on Maine’s traditions. Juice is a forum where attendees can learn, exchange ideas, share success stories and provide input to shape the development of strategies for Maine’s future. Karin Gregory, presenter.  Learn more now…

11.13.2014 | WAVE Boston Event | Boston, MA

Risk: Expectations, Opportunities and Mitigants for Venture and Private Equity. Karin Gregory leads panelists to discuss risk management in the public markets; growth opportunities, by industry, resulting from the harnessing of risk; and mitigating risk – pre-acquisition, transactional and post-acquisition optimization and solutions. Hosted by BNY Mellon, One Boston Place, 15th FL, Boston, MA.
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PAST EVENTS

9.17.2014 | Business to Business Expo | Saco, ME

Great networking event with over 80 businesses. This event is open to the public and will include guest speakers. Stop by the XL Sports World, 400 North Street, Saco. Hours are 11:00 to 4:00. Learn more now…

6.13.2014 | Intellectual Property Deep Dive | Hopkinton, MA

Karin Gregory, Panelist
TechSandBox presents Patents, Copyright & Trademark: Strategies for Young Companies. The panel spans industry sectors, areas of intellectual property and valuation planning in order to help you plan the best IP strategy. Register by May 23rd for discounted price.
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3.26.2014 | Venture Alpha East Conference | New York City

Visit with Karin Gregory and Matthew Graber at the Venture Alpha East – the Future of FinTech Conference. Venture Alpha returns to New York with a special event focused on financial technologies. This conference brings together more than 200 venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and limited partners to discuss the booming business of fintech – from mobile payments to online security to digital currencies such as bitcoin. Learn more now…

2.5.2013 | FDLI Food Advertising Conference | Washington, DC

Karin Gregory presents, “How Effective is Nutrition Labeling?” Learn more now…

12.13.2012 | Biddeford-Saco Chamber After Hours Event | Biddeford, ME

Furman Gregory proudly hosts the Biddeford-Saco Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Business After Hours.
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5.29.2012 | Genome-wide Partnering & Deal Making | Boston, MA

Karin Gregory, Speaker
The Genome-wide Partnering & Deal Making Conference is a partnering and business development conference for pharmaceutical, diagnostics, technology and healthcare companies. The conference will discuss investments and partnerships in the genomic field, companion diagnostics and partnering for personalized medicine, regulatory and reimbursement issues and the ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of human genome sequencing.
Presented by Global Technology Community
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5.22.2012 | Medical Device Workshop on FDA Inspections, Warning Letters & CAPA | Crystal City, VA

Karin Gregory, Speaker
FDA investigators are being more forceful when inspecting firms, increasing the number of 483 observations resulting in more warning letters. CAPA system deficiencies counted for a large number of inspectional observations and continue to be cited in FDA warning letters. The percentage of CAPA system deficiencies in FDA warning letters has increased in the past five years.
Presented by AdvaMed
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5.9.2012 | 2012 National Institutes of Health SBIR/STTR Workshop | Brunswick, ME

Karin Gregory, Speaker
Come learn how to participate in the federal NIH SBIR/STTR grant program. Dr. Matthew Portnoy (NIH SBIR/STTR Program Manager, Office of Extramural Research, NIH) will discuss funding for up to $1.15M for early stage Research & Development to bring new and innovative products and services to market. NIH has two remaining standing due dates for applications – August 5 and December 5, 2012. You will learn valuable information to help prepare a compelling and competitive application.
Presented by Maine Technology Institute
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2.15.2012 | Calling All Female Entrepreneurs | Portland, ME

Karin Gregory, Speaker
Are you an entrepreneur who would like input from other professional women on a specific business topic? Are you thinking about starting a new women-led venture? We invite you to join us for “Calling all Female Entrepreneurs” on February 15 from 2:00 – 4:15 p.m. at the Cumberland Club.
Presented by the Maine Women’s Fund
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1.23.2012 | Food Week 2012 | Washington, DC

Karin Gregory, Speaker, Nutrition Labeling Regulations
FDLI’s annual Food Week is a unique opportunity for food law and regulation professionals. This comprehensive conference will provide practical guidance and an educational forum on the latest legal and regulatory developments affecting all sectors of the food industry and go to the core of what food safety experts, food engineers, food law practitioners and food manufacturers do every day…
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11.4.2011 | Juice 3.0 Conference – “Celebrating Risk” | Camden, ME

The Juice Conference is Maine’s creative economy conference. It is a multi venue event in downtown Camden with a $125,000 business plan pitch competition, keynote performances, panel sessions, how to workshops, and networking venues with a focus on cross-pollination of industries including Arts & Culture, Community Development, Green Industry, Entrepreneurship, and Technology & Innovation. FGD is pleased to sponsor this event, click here for additional information.