Financial Buzz Media Networks partnered with Small Cap Nation™ (SCN), a New York based financial media and content distribution platform and hosted an invitation only event - The Family Office & Life Science Symposium (the Symposium) at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, that connected highly-vetted private and public companies with select family office and other experienced investors through presentations, one-on-one meetings as well as other exclusive networking opportunities.
Hugh Austin, Chief Executive Officer of SCN said, “We are very excited to kick off our ongoing “Best of Breed” series with The Family Office & Life Science Symposium… Through SCN’s strong family office and investor network and our access to top-quality companies, we have assembled an excellent roster of presenters and attendees.”
Public and private companies that presented at the Symposium include: AcelRX (Nasdaq: ACRX), Amyris (Nasdaq: AMRS), Cellular Biomedicine Group (Nasdaq: CBMG), Dicerna Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: DRNA), Geneius Biotechnology (PRIVATE), Hemispherx Biopharma (NYSE MKT: HEB), Lung Therapeutics (PRIVATE), MYnd Analytics, Inc. (OTCQB: MYAN), Myomo (PRIVATE), PreScience Labs (PRIVATE) and Sensus Healthcare (Nasdaq: SRTS).
Austin said prior to the conference, “We thought a lot about how to best highlight our impressive list of presenting companies, while also creating an unparalleled experience for our investor audience. With that in mind, we’ll be providing investor attendees with portable, complimentary tablets pre-loaded with customized presentation material and video content about each of the presenting companies that will be right at the fingertips of prospective investors at the event and after.”
Strategic partner, Financial Buzz had provided additional technology resource, insight and support. The Symposium’s program offered an educational and thought leader component with panels led by host and co-moderator, financial and business journalist, Jane King, and co-moderator Michael J. Levas, Co-Founder, Senior Managing Principal and Chief Investment Officer, Asclepius Life Science Fund, LP. The panels included top KOL’s, research analysts, banking and investment professionals that discussed industry hot topics and key considerations when investing in the life science space.
About The Family Office Investment Symposium
The Family Office Investment Symposium is an ongoing series that identi?es superior transition-stage private and public biotech, life science, healthcare and medical technology companies. These highlighted companies are focused on the latest disruptive technologies and relevant industry trends. The SCN symposiums are designed to connect a curated group of highly vetted companies with a carefully selected group of sophisticated investors.
About Small Cap Nation™
Small Cap Nation (www.smallcapnation.com) is a New York based financial media and content distribution platform that develops and delivers breaking, on-demand news and information from our studios at the New York Stock Exchange, and the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. SCN’s focus is on the multi-billion dollar small cap sector, both domestically and internationally. This video-centric programming is distributed across digital channels including social media, broadcast, and newsletters. SCN’s distribution consists of a proprietary network of more than 5 million active investors, Funds, Institutions and more than 4000 Family Offices through our strategic alliance with Family Office Networks, Cavendish Global and Family Office Insights. Financial news and trading sites that feature SCN’s content include; Harvest Exchange™, Bloomberg, Yahoo Finance, SCN YouTube Channel, StockWatchIndex, FoxBusinessNews, Business Insider, and more.