Coloradoans for an Innovation Economy present their action plan to Colorado's Senators Bennet and Udall and Governor Hickenlooper at Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems Group's offices in Louisville, CO. CBSA Pres/CEO Holli Riebel; Sierra Nevada Corp Vice President Mark Sirangelo; and Ron Sega, Vice President and Enterprise Executive for Energy and the Environment at Colorado State University; together co-chaired the panel. The group, organized at the suggestion of Senator Bennet, included representatives from the state's bioscience, aerospace and cleantech industries. In addition to Riebel, bioscience participants on the Coloradoans for and Innovation Economy include Steve Orndorf, CEO of Ariel Pharmaceuticals and Board Chair of the Colorado BioScience Association; Timothy C. Rodell, M.D., GlobeImmune CEO; Dr. Dan Stinchcomb, Co-founder and CEO of Inviragen; and David Allen, Associate Vice President for Technology Transfer University of Colorado and Board Member of the CBSA.
Link to the action plan report: http://tinyurl.com/ColoradoCompetesReport
Link to the Facebook photo gallery of the event: http://tinyurl.com/ColoradoCompetesPhotoGallery
Video clips from the presentation - Holli Riebel - Attracting Capital to Colorado:
Holli Riebel - Partnerships are Key to Financing Innovation:
Timothy C. Rodell, M.D - BIO Committee Recommendation to FDA: http://youtu.be/XXliantUqR0