Life sciences nyc
Event Address

7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036
United States

In partnership with Design Technologies and the ELab NYC program, LifeSci NYC invites you to join us for a two-day financial planning event for emergent life sciences ventures pursuing professional investment including: 

  • Angel investors
  • Foundations
  • Seed funds
  • Corporate strategic investment
  • Corporate venture investment

"Preparing for a Financing" will be delivered by panelists intimately involved in early-stage financing. Hear from local experts, including active investors, analysts with responsibility for conducting due diligence, consultants to investors, and legal counsel engaged to represent the corporation in negotiation and in IP reviews.


  • Noel Goddard, Accelerate NY, Head of due diligence
  • Craig Kenesky, WSGR
  • Linda Malek, Moses & Singer
  • Steve Goodman, Mid Atlantic Bio Angels
  • Andrew Oliver, Corporate Attorney, Moses & Singer 
  • Selin Kurnaz, Massive Bio, Customer Sales
  • Linh Le, Bonbouton, Overseas Angels
  • James Rieger, THSH, Private Equity
  • Martin Krusin, AzurRx, IPO
  • Vladik Sandler, Hemogenyx, London IPO
  • Doug Unis, Monogram Arthroplasty, Seed, Corporate Strategics

Key Takeaways

  • What you can do now, before you pitch investors
  • What expertise you need on your team to close
  • How much time you should budget to prepare for a financing 
  • Timelines to conclude financing
  • Due diligence checklists by type of investor

Your entry fee is good for admission to both days of the workshop and includes lunch. No service providers will be admitted to this workshop.

Design Technologies reserves the right to approve requests to attend.