Artifacts from 5th Annual Academic & Industry Intersection Conference

Keynote Speaker

William A. Hawkins, III ("Bill")
Chief Executive Officer of Immucor, Inc., a TPG portfolio company and worldwide leader of transfusion and transplantation diagnostic products

What was the purpose?

The Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute (ACTSI), led by Emory University with partners Morehouse School of Medicine and Georgia Institute of Technology, and Georgia Bio, the state’s life sciences industry association, organizes this conference annually to provide critical information on how academia and industry can work together to translate science into discovery and engage communities in clinical research efforts and outcomes.

The 5th Annual Academic & Industry Intersection Conference provided a collaborative environment for university investigators and industry executives using a program filled with subject matter experts describing current models and innovative trends shaping the future of translational science and medical device commercialization.

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