Associate Professor Laura Downie pitches at SPARK Global

Associate Professor Laura Downie from the Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences represented SPARK Melbourne at the Life Sciences Innovation Expo held as part of the SPARK Global conference in September 2019.

SPARK Melbourne with founders
SPARK Melbourne with founders

A/Prof Downie was one of four team-leads invited by the National Executive Committee of Accelerating Australia to present her biomedical technology opportunity - a point of care device for dry eye diagnosis.

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(a): Laura Downie at AA showcase / (b): SPARK Directors

Presentations were followed by an expo of other early stage, biomedical technology opportunities by Accelerating Australia innovators nationally (including other SPARK Melbourne teams).

The expo was sponsored by Accelerating Australia.

For more information on the SPARK Global conference, please click here.

For more information on the Accelerating Australia Life Sciences Innovation Expo, please click here.

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SPARK teams by banners