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Panel Discussion: A view of Entrepreneurship & Patents Outside Academia

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm



Panel Discussion: A view of Entrepreneurship & Patents outside Academia


This –VIRTUAL– event is free for graduate and undergraduate students, as well as for faculty

The PDI and the Office of Research are hosting a great panel who will talk about their experiences in entrepreneurship and patents. The panelists will share their pathways to their current occupations, as well as their advice during their journey. Additionally, attendees will have a chance to interact and ask questions to the panelists.

Lineup of Panelists

Panelist NamePositionCompanyDegree pursued at WSU 
Derick JiwanSenior Project Manager Hazel TechnologiesPhD., Molecular Plant Sciences
Jordan ZagerCEO & FounderDewey ScientificPhD., Molecular Plant Sciences
Leen KawasCEO & PresidentAthira PharmaPhD., Molecular Pharmacology & Toxicology
Patrick AdamCTO & Co-founderThe Protium CompanyPhD., Mechanical and Material Engineering


**This event will be offered via Zoom only 

Please register for this virtual event by clicking the link below. The PDI will email you a web link before the event.


November 3
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm