David Berry, General Partner, Flagship Ventures
What do you think has been the most important development of the past 12 months?
Companies moving towards commercial phase
Outlook for future market expansion: which routes look the most interesting to a financier/investor and which markets offer the most financial promise?
Companies that are real game changers with real science/technology behind them.
What is the key take-away to securing financing for projects beyond demonstration stage?
Strong foundation, outstanding management, and an offering that is truly relevant to the market
What are your thoughts on the IPO financing model?
Dead for now...for the most part
What do you think will be the biggest topic of conversation in the Bio-based Chemicals Conference 2013?
The economic environment