Parker Van Hart

Lecturer · University of Florida

Parker Van Hart leads the Gator Hatchery, a student business incubator.

Small Business Growth Entrepreneurship Education Student Business Startups Creativity and Innovation in Business

Eric Simanek

Robert A. Welch Professor of Chemistry · Texas Christian University

Dr. Simanek’s interests include whiskey, science education and basic scientific research aimed at the design of new medicines.

Medicinal Chemistry Whiskey Intellectual Property & Patent Management Expert Witness Interdisciplinary Education

José Valentino Ruiz

Co-Chair/Head · University of Florida

José Valentino Ruiz is a Grammy® and Emmy® award winner who is an authority in music business and entrepreneurship.

Innovation and Technology in Music Music Production Social Impact of Music Entrepreneurs Arts/Music Entrepreneurship Music Business Practice