tTAp Training:

tTAp training focuses on educational opportunities for the executive to build on their background with in-depth cross functional specialty topics focused on areas of interest for growing scientifically founded innovation.

As part of the tTAp community, these sessions are strongly encouraged for our portfolio, partnership, and even applicant companies, as well as active catalysts. Those interested in attending from the eco-system or public, must register. Please indicate your attendance by e-mailing, or as the landing page of the event recommends.

 (TBD),2018 Founders to Exit – A scientific founders perspective A panel discussion sponsored by Bio and Sharevault
October 18, 2017 Accelerators and Incubators – What are they, and how do they help my business Caroline Hoedemaker at Stevens University
September 28, 2017 Founders to Exit – A business CEO perspective A panel discussion sponsored by Bio and Sharevault
July 18, 2017 Intellectual Property – Thinking Strategically Fox Rothschild’s Shahnam Sharareh
Rescheduling Grants – How do we get more of them TBD
Rescheduling Why do we care about PR: How it influences investments TBD


Nov 15, 2016
A panel’s perspectives the challenges of transitioning into entreprenurial organziations ILSE/ Keane University
Sept 14, 2016 Changes in the direction of Reimbursement BioVelocity
July 26, 2016 Financial accounting structures: evolution from Grant funding to IPO – the major changes and needs Don Carroll – back office support
June 22, 2016 Remember your Capitalization Tables: how they change from founders through IPO Withum Smith+Brown
May 4, 2016 Engaging those who seek funding for you, and funding partners: contractual concerns when working with finders, brokers, and other organizations Stevens and Lee: Richard Pinto

2015 Training Detail
Sept 16th – Protecting your Assets by Managing Your Risks: and Insurance perspective – Berkley Life Science
Aug 10th: LaunchNJ Panel: Entrepreneurs and Fund Raising: with John Pennett (Eisner Amper), Carolien Hoedemaker (tTAp), Rick at NJIT
May 18th: LaunchNJ Panel: CEO Engagement: A panel of CEOs – What, When, Why, and HOW they joined science based founders and grew their teams
May 13th – Reimbursement – Fast Moving and Volatile – with Pat Trifunov
April 21th – Find Additional Sources of Capital for Your Business: Grants and Sellable Tax Credits – with Anne Fabry from MVM Associates/Garden State Incentives
Mar 17th – Interactions for Success with the FDA – with Kelliann Payne from Hogan Lovells.
Feb 24th – Engaging Partnerships – Looking at the World Around You a BioPharm Insight Case Study & Demo

2014 Training Detail
July 15th – Starting a VALUATION – Above the TopLine: Convincing the Finance Community with Caroline Hoedemaker of VALUEDsolutions
August 19th – Intangible Asset Valuation Considerations and Successful Use in Capitalization with Bill Johnson of Empire Valuations
September 24rd – NJ Opportunities to Maximize your Financing with Kamran Hashmi of the NJEDA
October 21st – Don’t Give Away the Store! Preferred Share Use in Early-Round Financing with David Anderson of Eisner Amper
Nov 18 – Value Add Based Asset Protection – with Fox Rothschild’s Eric


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