BOOT CAMP 2017
Created by Academia; Supported by Industry
Founded in 2005 by Carnegie Mellon University & Wharton School Faculty
John R. Thorne Distinguished Career Professor of Entrepreneurship
Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University
Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, Edited by Arthur A. Boni, and Stephen Sammut a multi article special, peer reviewed journal Issue documenting the 2012 annual BIO Entrepreneurship Boot Camp curricula (also published and issued as a monograph sold on Amazon). J. Commercial Biotechnology, Vol. 18, No. 2, (2012).
“An Integrated Model of University Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Education” With S. Thomas Emerson. University Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer: Process, Design, and Intellectual Property; Advances in the Study of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Growth, pp 241-274, Vol. 16, 2005, Elsevier.
“Science Lessons: What biotech taught me about management, by Gordon Binder and Philip Bashe” A Book Review, J. Commercial Biotechnology , Vol. 15, No. 1 (2009)
“Innovation in an Academic Setting – Designing and Leading a Business through Market-focused, Interdisciplinary Teams” with Laurie R. Weingart and Shelley Evenson. In The Academy of Management Learning & Education, (2009), Vol. 8, No. 3, pp 407- 417.
“Building biotechnology by design: An entrepreneurs perspective”. J. Commercial Biotechnology, Vol. 17, No. 1, (2011)
“Project, Product, or Company”, J. Commercial Biotechnology, Vol. 18, No. 2, p.13 (2012)
“Building teams in entrepreneurial organizations” with Laurie Weingart, J. Commercial Biotechnology Vol. 18, No. 2, p31 (2012)
“The pitch and business plan for investors and partners” J. Commercial Biotechnology, Vol. 18, No. 2, p38 (2012)
“A Business Perspective on IP: Open Innovation vs. Open Source in Commercializing Biomedical Opportunities” –J. Commercial Biotechnology, April 2013, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 55-59.
“Building, Managing and Motivating Great Teams”, with Laurie Weingart and Gergana Todorova, Chapter 7 in Biotechnology Entrepreneurship: Starting, Managing and Growing Biotech Companies, Edited by Craig Shimasaki, Elsevier, June 2014
“Biotechnology Lessons for Robotics: Adapting New Business Models for Accelerating Innovation” with Chris Moehle, J. Commercial Biotechnology, October 2014, Vol. 20, No.4, pp. 37-44
“Emerging Business Models and Strategies to Accelerate Innovation in the Biopharmaceutical Industry”, Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, December 2016, Vol 22, No. 4, pp. 53-59
Bridging Commercialization and Innovation Theory and Practice – a cross industry perspective. Under development for Special Edition of Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, Arthur A. Boni, Editor and Principal Author. Also to be published in 2017 as Monograph on Innovation
Craig Shimasaki, PhD, MBA