Join us for a panel about fundraising for your commercialized research with active venture capitalists. You will learn the basics of fundraising and have a chance to ask your questions in an Ask Me Anything format.

BIO: The discussion will be moderated by Bryan Chambers and include panelists Kerry Rupp, Joe Beard, and Inobat Karras. Kerry Rupp is a General Partner at True Wealth Ventures and nationally-certified instructor for the NSF I-Corps program. Joe Beard is an entrepreneur, a venture capitalist and a former investment banker. Most recently he served as a Partner at Perot Jain where he led investments in over 40 companies across 4 countries. Inobat Karras brings over ten years of experience with multinational firms in venture capital, private equity, private banking and family office advisement. Inobat currently serves as the Principal of Dallas-based Interlock Partners, an early-stage technology venture capital fund.