London, UK - December, 12 2012
Intesa Sanpaolo, in cooperation with UK Trade & Investment, the Italian Trade Commission and the Italian Chamber of Commerce, is hosting the Life Sciences Investor Arena Meeting, which will take place on 12-12-12 at the Intesa Sanpaolo London HQ (90 Queen Street) from 9AM to lunch.
The event is aimed at international investors, institutions and companies interested in drug development and technologies in the Biotech field. It will be held on the day before the Genesis conference, in order to foster cross-border cooperation between the Biotech sectors in UK and Italy.
Participants will have a chance to learn about some of the most promising innovative projects under development from both Italy and the UK (from start-ups, spin-offs, companies, universities and research centers), which were selected and coached by industry experts and business angels to provide the audience with interesting investment and business development opportunities.
The pitching companies will be 3 Italian startups from the Intesa Sanpaolo Start-Up Initiative program (designed to support high-tech startups from inception to investment), together with 3 UK companies and one special guest from the Italian Trade Commission.