- Monday March 13, 2017 – Wednesday March 15, 2017
- New Orleans, LA
Benefit from the collective knowledge, experience, and expertise of other IRI Network members. Join your peers for two days of great presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, and networking! Networks are informal, self-directed groups of professionals working in various functional areas of research and development. Eight Networks will convene in New Orleans. Enjoy this casual format designed to facilitate open discussion in a supportive environment. There is a Network for you! Optional group outings extend relationship building among colleagues. Plan now to join us.
New Orleans Bioinnovation Center
This nonprofit business incubator offers 66,000 square feet of state of the art lab facilities to Louisiana innovators. The company works with independent innovators and researchers from major institutions as well as small technology startups, providing prototype support, business consulting, office facilities, and access to angel investors. This tour will start with a brief introduction of the company by its president, Aaron Miscenich, followed by a tour of the labs.
National World War II Museum
Founded by Dr. Stephen Ambrose, this museum now hosts more than 10,000 artifacts from the war. In addition to several permanent exhibits on the European and Pacific theaters and air combat, there is currently a special exhibit on the power of Nazi propaganda on display until June.