HURRY UP AND REGISTER! EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION ENDS 1/15/20

We're driving the conversation to create opportunities for economic growth!

 DESCA's 1st annual conference that will  bring together the science and the tech industries to discuss challenges and innovation and growth opportunities in the changing chemistry landscape.  

WHAT WE DO

SUSTAINABILITY, INNOVATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The future of  the chemical, material, agriscience and industrial biology industries is in innovative and sustainable technologies.  DESCA programs support future prosperity by leading the path to innovative and sustainable solutions in these industries.

Lead in Promoting Sustainable Innovation

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Since 2010, DESCA has played a lead role in enabling sustainable innovation among key stakeholders in the public and private sectors.  Working with thought leaders in industry, government, and academia, we help link resources in ways that can both optimize the funding essential for R&D and translate the benefits of new and sustainable discoveries into commercial opportunities. 

Create Collaborative Partnerships Among Innovators

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 DESCA's ecosystem of stakeholders dedicated to supporting entrepreneurship and the commercialization of new, sustainable technologies is large and growing.  It includes high growth enterprises, industry and academic partners, investors, professional service providers, government supporters.  Our events ensure that these stakeholders share insights, information and knowledge.  

Provide Resources for Innovators & Entrepreneurs

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On a tactical level, DESCA offers hands-on workshops, lunch & learns, connections to industry and domain experts, and events focused on access to capital.

JANUARY 14, 2020

STARTUP GRIND: How Does a Science Startup Raise Funds?

4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Delaware Innovation Space at the Experimental Station, Wilmington, Delaware

Event Details

JANUARY 14, 2020

STARTUP GRIND: How Does a Science Startup Raise Funds?

Join Startup Grind as we explore this question with Santiago Rojas-Carbonell, Ph.D., MBA, the COO, Senior Chemical Engineer and co-founder of W7 Energy. Santiago's mission is to be a bridge between the technical and commercialization aspects of technologies.  W7 Energy have recently been the recipients of a Delaware Division of Small Business  EDGE Grant as well as DOE funding to spur their next level of growth.  Hosted by the Goldey-Beacom College Entrepreneurship Club and DBA Program at the Delaware Innovation Space. Make sure to come early for drinks, snacks and networking at the Delaware Innovation Space! 

Click HERE to register 

4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Delaware Innovation Space at the Experimental Station, Wilmington, Delaware

FEBRUARY 19-20, 2020

DESCA Chemtech Conference 2020

All day

Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE

Event Details

FEBRUARY 19-20, 2020

DESCA Chemtech Conference 2020

 

DESCA is excited to announce that we will be launching our first ever global ChemTech conference, bringing together tech and science manufacturing to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the digital transformation of the chemistry, biochemistry, advanced materials, agriculture and animal health & nutrition industries.  If you're interested in receiving information on the program, exhibitor options and opportunities for one-one-one stakeholder meetings.  Click HERE for more information and to register.  

All day

Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE