Carnegie Mellon University

Major Upcoming Events

Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology (Entrepreneurs of the Bay Area Event)

June 22, 2017
6:30-9 pm

221 Main St #1500
Executive Briefing Center
San Francisco, CA 94105

Primary Contact:
Will Sanders,

CMU Entrepreneurs of the Bay Area is having its last event of the year. The purpose of this group is to connect Bay Area CMU entrepreneurs and build the Carnegie Mellon University entrepreneurship community. This event features Rick Morrison (CS 2003), CEO/Founder of Comprehend Systems.

Rick Morrison is co-founder and CEO of Comprehend Systems. Comprehend has raised $45.7 M in venture funding. Rick Morrison was named to the PharmaVOICE 100, which recognizes the 100 most influential people in the life sciences industry. Prior to Comprehend Systems, Rick spent nearly a decade developing clinical analytics tools, including tools used by the FDA and top pharmaceutical companies, at companies including Integrated Clinical Systems, where he led the design and implementation of several major new features. Rick holds a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

6:30-7 pm: Networking
7-8 pm: Alumni Talk Q&A
8-9 pm: Networking


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