Location (City and State)
Your LinkedIn profile URL
Does your company have a Board of Directors? *
Please describe what you are hoping to achieve in a mentoring program.
What is your company's biggest challenge?
Please review the list below and check 3-5 sub-topics you would like guidance on. This will help us select the UCF BIP Mentors best suited to meet your needs.
AccountingGeneral BookkeepingPayrollBookkeeping systems Accounting basicsFunding requirements/Cashflow planning
Entity/company formation Entity/company structure and typePatents and protection of IPAgreementsTrademarksCopyrightMergersInternational issuesReal estateTenant representation Lease negotiationsHuman relationsHR contract negotiation
Private Investment Funding
Banks and lines of credit Angel and venture funding InternationalFoundation fundingNon-dilutive fundingOther funding sources (crowd sourcing etc...) Investor pitchesPrivate equity
Government agencies (DOD etc...)Collaborative research and development agreements State and localSmall business grants (SBIR/STTR)
Early-stage product developmentProduct management Small moleculeBiologicsMedicinal chemistryDrug designProduct design EngineeringOutsourcingProof-of-conceptPre-clinical strategies and issuesClinical development options and strategies Clinical trialsDrug discoveryDrug developmentLead optimizationContract research organization (CRO) Contract manufacturing organization (CMO)Data analysis BioinformaticsBiosensorsBiomedical engineering Design controlsHardware diagnostics
FDA guidelines International guidelines (ISO, CE, UL)Regulatory strategyGLP / GMP / GCP complianceBiotech regulatory affairs Regulatory submissions
FormulationOutsourcingVendor selectionQuality assurance
Targeting marketsMarket assessmentIndustry analysisCompetitive analysisInternational considerationsPharmaceutical industry know-howForecasting
Public relationsAgency Website developmentBrandingCollateral materialsPartnership identificationRegulatory restrictionsEstablishing a sales networkEstablishing a distribution networkBrochure, logo, etc...
Establishing a growth planManagement - best practicesCoaching and developmentRecruiting and outsourcing OperationsITCapitalEquipment
Business plan creation Strategic planning Strategic partnerships Commercialization strategy Early stage business Business developmentDue diligenceFinancial modeling
Can you commit to 1-2 monthly meetings with your mentor, plus a check-in brief survey with UCF BIP each month, for 6 months? *
Your mentor is a volunteer. They will sign a non-disclosure agreement in order to mentor you. *
I agreeI do not agree
Since your mentor is a volunteer, please limit the amount of time you ask of them to no more than 3 hours per month. *
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