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Quick Facts

  • The Virginia Biotechnology Research Partnership Authority was established in 1993 as a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia to disseminate scientific and technological research and development knowledge among public and private entities
  • Activation Capital manages over 1.2 million square feet of lab space in the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park in Richmond, Virginia
  • Over 2,000 people are employed by companies operating out of the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park
  • Activation Capital has deployed over $5M in funding to support or grow ecosystem support organizations, including Lighthouse LabsStartup VirginiaRiverflow Growth Fund, and the Dominion Energy Innovation Center

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People Employed by Companies
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Funding Raised by Companies
43 %
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Date: Wednesday, August 31st | 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Starting and scaling a life sciences startup company requires significant funding.  Join us as we hear from life science entrepreneurs and investors to hear how they attracted funding or look for when making an investment, learn what your options are, and connect with advanced tech founders.

We are honored to announce that the Richmond-Petersburg region is a winner of the national Build Back Better Regional Challenge and are thankful for the collaboration that made this transformative grant possible.

Learn more about the award and how it will spark transformational change.