The law firm Baker Donelson has planned the inaugural Louisiana Life Sciences and Technology Symposium for September 19. The event plans to bring together thought leaders and stakeholders in the state’s life sciences and technology ecosystem.
“Baker Donelson is committed to the success of emerging and established life sciences and technology companies in Louisiana,” said Noah Kressler, co-chair of Baker Donelson’s Louisiana Life Sciences and Technology Team and a member of the Firm’s New Orleans office. “The purpose of this symposium is to provide expertise and exchange information so these companies can continue to grow and develop here in Louisiana, bringing investment and living wage jobs into our community.”
Topics covered at the Symposium will include corporate strategy and investment, developing and protecting your intellectual property portfolio, taking advantage of economic development incentives, and much more.
Confirmed featured speakers will be brought in from Baker Donelson, the industry, universities, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
“We are excited to provide attendees with the opportunity to network with supporters of our life science and technology community,” added Paula Estrada de Martin, Ph.D., co-chair of the Baker Donelson Louisiana Life Sciences and Technology Team and a member of the New Orleans office. “These connections are key to the continued growth and development of Louisiana’s strategic position as a thriving player intechnology and the life sciences.”