HCAR Newsletter - Issue 3, Volume 1, May 2009
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Research Parks Answer Our Countries Call for Growth
Letter from the HCAR Executive Director
In a recent address to Congress, President Barack Obama stated "The weight of this crisis will not determine the destiny of this nation. The answers to our problems don't lie beyond our reach. They exist in our laboratories and universities ..."
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Greater Philadelphia Area Excels in Comparative Economic Assessment
The Life Sciences sector has been highly sought by economic development agencies for its high-paying jobs and tremendous growth potential. Cutting-edge R&D, high-tech manufacturing, and medical services are not only providing new treatments; they’re creating millions of high-paying jobs along the way.
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Pharmaceutical Veteran Jack Atchason Joins HCAR
Jack Atchason has joined HCAR as Director of Business Development. Jack has deep biotechnology and pharmaceutical expertise which he will leverage to attract new tenants to the Hershey Center for Applied Research and build strategic relationships between tenants and key partners. His responsibilities include attracting leading life sciences companies and start-ups to the cutting-edge research park and its business escalation network.
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Hershey Center for Applied Research Tenant, Apeliotus Vision Science, Selected to Present at the 3 Rivers Venture Fair
Apeliotus Vision Science, a HCAR tenant, has been selected to present at the 3 Rivers Venture Fair in Pittsburgh, PA on Sept. 15-16, 2009. The 3 Rivers Venture Fair is among the nation's most prominent showcases of breakthrough innovations in technology, life sciences and energy.
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Hot Events at HCAR:
Tuesday
September 22, 2009
10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Needle & Rosenberg IP Department of Ballard Spahr

Mastering the Basics in Challenging Times
Apeliotus Vision Science, a HCAR tenant, has been selected to present at the 3 Rivers Venture Fair in Pittsburgh, PA on Sept. 15-16, 2009. The 3 Rivers Venture Fair is among the nation's most prominent showcases of breakthrough innovations in technology, life sciences and energy.
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Seating is limited, so please RSVP soon: 717-566-8900 or lgaristo@hersheyresearch.com

 

Thursday
October 8, 2009
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Saul Ewing and HCAR

Other events on the calendar at HCAR include:
Thursday, October 8, 5:00-7:00 PM Mai Tais and Meshing at the Cocoa Beanery, co-hosted by Saul Ewing. Our popular Meshing events allow for HCAR tenants, partners and friends to network in a unique environment in a historic farmhouse located on the HCAR campus. Don't miss the opportunity to get your mesh on! Please RSVP: Linda Garisto Hershey Center for Applied Research 717-566-8900 lgaristo@hersheyresearch.com

Have an idea for an event? Give HCAR a call! We're always looking to expand our events calendar and would like to hear from you.

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