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BioInnovation x Climate Night

January 18 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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You are invited to Vectors Capital’s inaugural Boston event! The BioInnovation X Climate Night is a chance to hear from industry insiders, connect with founders committed to reversing climate change through biological innovations, and meet the Vectors Angel network and members of the MIT-derived fund, The Engine. This an excellent opportunity to expand your network, learn about advances at the intersection of biotechnology and climate, and find your next deal.

Thank you to our sponsors at First Republic Bank for your support!

The BioInnovation X Climate Night is a follow-up event to our BioInnovation Challenge this past August and is a chance for angels, LPs, startups, members of the Vectors community, and The Engine community who are interested in bio-based solutions to climate challenges, to come together to meet each other, learn, and discuss. In addition to panel discussions on Food & Agriculture and Bio-Manufacturing, the live event is also an opportunity for us to recognize the winners of the BioInnovation Challenge and to hear pitches from startups from both Vectors and The Engine.

If you are a founder and would like to pitch at the BioInnovation X Climate Night, please sign up here

We’re pleased that we will be joined by:

  • Michael Kearney – Partner, The Engine
  • Ruohan Liu – Global Director, PepsiCo
  • Laine Clark – Innovation & Entrepreneurship Manager, Good Food Institue
  • Dr. Katharine Greco – ARPA-E Fellow of the U.S. Department of Energy
  • Dr. Christina Agapakis – Creative Director, Ginkgo Bioworks.
  • Emma Kulow – Investor at AccelR8, an early-stage VC fund that invests in equitable climate change mitigation.
  • Dr. Fiorenzo Omentto – Dean for Research, Professor of Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Physics, Tufts University.
  • Dr. Ben Gordan – Technology Program Manager, BioMADE.
  • Dr. Tobias Egle – Associate, M Ventures

And more to come! This event is open to all who are interested. Please feel free to bring a friend.


January 18
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Website


The Engine
501 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139