Managing Director, D.E. Shaw and Co., L.P.
Former CEO, Calistoga Pharmaceuticals
Professor of Innovation at The University of Texas at Austin
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Established in 2014 and organized through a partnership between University of Houston’s RED Labs and Rice University’s OwlSpark Startup Accelerator, the Bayou Startup Showcase will convene startup teams from both universities. Student entrepreneurs will pitch the business innovations they developed over the course of an immersive, three-month summer program. For more information, click here.