Science Exchange

Science Exchange is a marketplace for scientific collaboration, where researchers can order experiments from the world's best labs. Their mission is to improve the quality and efficiency of scientific research by using market-based incentives to promote collaboration between scientists.



about the company

Founders

Dan Knox is one of the founders of Science Exchange, an online marketplace for science experiments. Prior to founding Science Exchange, Dan was Head of Operations at DailyMe, a pioneer in the field of dynamic personalization and predictive content and commerce presentation. Before joining DailyMe, Dan was Head of Economic Analysis within in the Strategy team at a leading commercial television network in the U.K., and a Senior Economist in the Media & Communications group of a global expert services consulting firm. Dan was part of the inaugural Executive MBA class at MIT Sloan School of Management. He also has a Master's degree and a Bachelor's degree in Economics, a Law degree and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification.

Elizabeth Iorns is one of the founders of Science Exchange, an online marketplace for science experiments. Elizabeth is also Assistant Professor at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She completed her Postdoc under Prof Marc Lippman (Chairman of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine) and her Ph.D. in Cancer Biology under Prof. Alan Ashworth (now CEO of the Institute of Cancer Research).

Science Exchange in the press

June 11, 2016

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