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OTTED Director Candidate Public Presentation: Neal Veloso

July 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mānoa Campus, C-MORE Hale Conference Room

TOPIC: “The Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at a Public University.”

Neil F. Veloso, MBA
Director of Commercialization – Strategic Alliances, Cleveland Clinic Innovations (CCI).

Neil Veloso primarily focuses on innovation management within both the Cleveland Clinic and its Healthcare Innovation Alliance Program. He has over 20 years of experience in biotechnology and technology commercialization.

Prior to joining CCI, Mr. Veloso was senior licensing manager at the Case Western Reserve University Technology Transfer Office. There he sourced, negotiated and executed deals with pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic companies. Additionally, he was involved in medical imaging and pharmaceutical startup companies. As a research associate at Athersys, his research and development work centered on process development of therapeutic proteins and small molecule drug screening.

Mr. Veloso received his BA in biology from John Hopkins University; and earned both his MBA and MS in environmental health sciences from Case Western University.

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Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, University of Hawaii

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