The NextTech Speaker Series connects Bay Area founders, investors, executives and technology developers with the life sciences community in the Tri-Valley and greater East Bay.
Each NextTech speaker brings a unique perspective on how to succeed in an innovation economy evolving beyond Silicon Valley.
6:00pm Food and Networking
6:30pm Program begins
About the Speaker
Tim Harkness is founder and CEO of Unchained Labs, the first ever biologics tools pure play. Tim has been in the life sciences space for over 20 years and has been part of 2 very successful exits. First as CFO and SVP of Molecular Devices ($600M exit), and then as founder and CEO of ProteinSimple ($300M exit). Tim has raised over $1 billion for life sciences companies in the public equity markets, and sits on a number of corporate boards. Tim is married with 3 children and loves to golf, ride his bike, and coach hockey and lacrosse.