Prepare for Success – Addressing (and Conquering) the New Economic Realities Facing Emerging Technology and Life Science Businesses

March 26, 2009
4th Annual Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise (ETE) Conference
Philadelphia Marriott WestConshohocken, PA

Michael S. Harrington, a partner with Fox Rothschild LLP and chair of the firm’s Corporate Department, spoke at the 4th Annual Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise (ETE) Conference – the premier event for the open source and emerging technologies community in the Northeast. The Conference was held March 26-27, 2009, at the Philadelphia Marriott West in Conshohocken, PA.

Harrington lead a panel discussion entitled “Prepare for Success – Addressing (and Conquering) the New Economic Realities Facing Emerging Technology and Life Science Businesses” on March 26th. Discussion focused on the challenges faced by emerging technology and life sciences companies, and offered insights into successfully navigating the current funding climate, creating strategies for tough times and setting the stage for future growth and success.

Harrington, who concentrates his practice on representing early- and middle-stage growth, technology and life science companies, assembled a panel of the region’s most successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, angel investors and advisors, including:

  • Jane Hoffer, CEO of BrainRewards, Inc.
  • Frank McCaney, CEO of Nitric BioTherapeutics
  • Bob Fesnak, Fesnak and Associates
  • Rob Adams, NextStage Capital
  • Jeff Snellenburg, Delaware Crossing Member and head of the PA Angel Network (PAN)

Organized by Chariot Solutions, the Conference served as a meeting ground for those at the forefront of the development and implementation of business revolutionizing technologies. The Conference brought together IT executives, system architects and software developers, and provides a holistic perspective of the application and impact of emerging technologies.

About Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise
Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise (ETE) is an annual conference conceived by Chariot Solutions as a venue to bring together the top minds in emerging enterprise technologies, including open source and Java, to help IT professionals explore and take advantage of new technology trends. Chariot Solutions is an IT consulting firm specializing in application development and systems integration using Java and open source technologies.

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