Julie Boyer, Associate Research Professor of Genetic Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, discusses 'Vaccines for Prevention and Treatment of Addiction'. Pengbo Zhou, Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, presents 'Technology Platform for Skin Care and Anti-Cancer Products'. Jonathan Greene, CEO of Widetronix Semiconductors, speaks about his company. Rajiv Ratan, Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College, presents 'Drugs for Spinal Cord Injury'. Jason Springs, CEO of GeneWeave Biosciences, shares information about his company. George Malliaras formerly with the Cornell Nanoscale Facility presents 'Photolithographic Patterning of Organic Semiconductors'. Barbara Hempstead, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, presents 'Inhibitors of Proneurotrophin as Drug Candidates'. Ramon Garcia, CEO of Vitis Biosciences, presents his company. Bud Tennant, Vice President of Marmotech, Inc., speaks about his startup. Attendees listen to presentations at CTVF 08. Guests network and read posters during the morning break. Attendees mingle at the poster and networking session. Inventors explain their technologies while referencing their posters.. CTVF attendees network in the atrium. Guests socialize over coffee during the morning break. Attendees enjoy snacks and good conversation. CTVF attendees during the lunch break. Attendees during the afternoon break. Guests enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at the reception. Attendees discuss the day's events and presentations. Networking between attendees, presenters, and CCTEC staff during the reception.