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Meet 70 Companies to be Featured On Stage & in the Innovation Room at CED Life Science Conference 2018 #CEDLSC https://t.co/EVxspCuMy6 — 1 day 10 hours ago
RT @jcaplain: 400+ already registered for BCVP Entrepreneurs' Series: Venture Outlook in #Durham on 2/21. Get your pass before pr… https://t.co/Riga4jFV4W — 1 day 11 hours ago
Calling all women #lifescience entrepreneurs! @SpringboardEnt is now accepting apps for Health Hub 2018! Apply now: https://t.co/Pxfa0qvVdQ — 2 days 13 hours ago
#IdeaFest Applications are Open! Participate in a #Pitch competition for $10k Awards. Apply before February 13:… https://t.co/BdR4Wo6G1w — 3 days 11 hours ago
#LifeScience ALERT: 30 companies will present live on stage at CED Life Science 2018 including @EncepHeal… https://t.co/lO0y5tHgyu — 4 days 10 hours ago
RT @InnovateNC: Gotta love seeing #ElementGenomics - a #OneNCSmallBiz grantee presenting at @CEDNC's investment forum at the Life S… https://t.co/dvBPdMP4Ot — 4 days 11 hours ago
#LifeScience ALERT: 30 companies will present live on stage at CED Life Science 2018 including @myocardialsoln… https://t.co/lOB8HBbWSQ — 4 days 11 hours ago
JUST IN: 70 emerging #biotech #pharma #meddevice #diagnostics #agbio #healthcareIT #digitalhealth companies to be f… https://t.co/jc004wSAKS — 4 days 12 hours ago
RT @WRALTechWire: 19 university-linked life science firms from across US to present at investment forum in Raleigh #WRALTechWire https://t.co/X5wLuTdQBz — 4 days 15 hours ago
RT @exitevent: CED’s Life Science Conference to showcase more than 70 startup, entrepreneurial companies https://t.co/zLTMGOdr55 — 4 days 15 hours ago
RT @Josh_Haymond: Best triangle business event of the year in my opinion. Well, a tie between this and the TechVenture also put on by… https://t.co/hp6samRDKF — 4 days 15 hours ago
Entrelinks is out! BREAKING - 70 Companies Selected for CED Life Science 2018 #CEDLSC Click for details: https://t.co/XEit4HBhu7 — 4 days 16 hours ago
RT @bcvp: Entrepreneurs' Series: Venture Outlook 2018 looks to be the largest yet! Feb 21 in #Durham NC. Details here ->… https://t.co/pzj4iEIXKD — 1 week 1 day ago
Get your #investor pitch ready. 2018 Capital Connects, a conference for #NorthCarolinaStartups that includes an 8-m… https://t.co/Zx02zwy2bC — 1 week 2 days ago
RT @fscottmoody: Thanks as well to @CEDNC for including @K4Connect's press release with @DudeSolutions. Great working with local… https://t.co/pXsYlNF2cf — 1 week 4 days ago
Entrelinks is out! Coming Soon: CED Life Science Conference + Pitch Application Deadlines. Click for details - https://t.co/k7SQCGTGg2 — 1 week 4 days ago
8 minutes could lead to $10,000! Apply to #pitch your investor-ready company at 2018 Capital Connects Conference i… https://t.co/dMQaNcNpCt — 1 week 5 days ago
RT @LaunchBio: [Weather Update] #LARGERTHANLIFESCIENCE is still on for this evening! We will present an abbreviated program -- en… https://t.co/amc5ZwPcVZ — 2 weeks 2 days ago
RT @hutchlaw: RT @CEDNC: Did you hear? CED is partnering with the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation and @DukeU to bring the 2018 Cou… https://t.co/36Qq0nZ1kz — 2 weeks 2 days ago
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