Elsevier, the world’s leading publisher of science and health information, is hosting an event on “Building an R&D Innovation Community” as part of its Corporate Connect program. The event will be held on September 22 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sheraton Sunnyvale Hotel.

Here’s how Elsevier describes it:

“Join Elsevier in the discussion with industry leaders from a spectrum of industries, ranging from IT to Pharma, and learn how to build communities of collaborators, partners and alliances to help facilitate and accelerate your innovation in R&D.”

Featured speakers include Dr. Jacob Cohen, Chief Scientist at NASA Ames Research Center; Salima Manji Lin, Global Leader, Strategy and Solutions LIfe Sciences Practice at IBM Business Services Solutions; and Teri Melese, Director of Research Technologies and Alliances at UCSF School of Medicine.

Elsevier is NetBase’s partner in developing our Illumin8 product—the first major semantic-search-technology-based application for corporate innovation professionals and researchers—and we value that partnership and all the ways it makes our product better.

For complete information on the event and to register, go to: Building an R&D Innovation Community.