Startups moving toward a lean, virtual research model must negotiate contracts as they outsource, spending time that they otherwise could have devoted to innovation. To eliminate busywork and help our startups become more efficient, QB3 has partnered with Science Exchange, an online marketplace. Science Exchange offers a single access point to more than 2,500 qualified service providers, all with pre-established contracts in place to protect client intellectual property and confidentiality.
Join this introductory session to learn how your company can access Science Exchange through QB3's marketplace, and get concierge service from full-time staff who can ensure that you connect with the right providers.
Where and When
Room 212, Byers Hall, UCSF Mission Bay (1700 4th St., San Francisco)
Noon to 1:00 PM, Tuesday, October 31
Meet Your Science Exchange Contacts
Nolan McDonnell is the Director of Business Development at Science Exchange where he works closely with R&D organizations to help increase access to innovation, reduce administrative friction, and enhance spend visibility. Prior to joining Science Exchange, Nolan worked at Deloitte Consulting where he drove technology strategy and implementation to enable organizations to achieve key business objectives, including merger and acquisition; pipeline development; commercialization; IPO. Nolan received his BS in biomedical engineering from California Polytechnic State University and is passionate about enhancing R&D with innovative technologies.
Nolan McDonnell, Director of Business Development
Dr. Zev Wisotsky is a Senior Scientist / Research & Development Specialist at Science Exchange where he works closely with scientists to understand their research goals and expedite their outsourcing projects by connecting them with expert service providers. Prior to joining Science Exchange, Zev worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford studying the role of brain regions involved in fear memory and drug withdrawal through silencing different brain circuits by optogenetics. Zev received his PhD in neuroscience from the University of California, Riverside and works hard to provide researchers access to expert scientific service providers.
Zev Wisotsky, PhD, Senior Scientist / Research & Development Specialist