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Fourth Annual Draft Day Gala

At the Union League of Philadelphia

September 20, 2018

2018 Draft Day Gala

6:00 – 7:00 Registration and Cocktail Hour
7:00 – 9:00 Dinner, Draft & Icon Award

On September 20, 2018, the Germination Project will announce its fourth class of Student Fellows and present the Icon Award to Richard Vague for his endowment of Penn Medicine’s Immunotherapy professorship held by Dr. Carl June. Hosted by Trish Wellenbach of the Please Touch Museum, you can expect a room full of Philadelphia influencers, surprise entertainment and a keynote speech by Rudy Karsan of Karlani Capital.

Icon Award Honoree:
Richard Vague
Managing Partner, Gabriel Investments

Keynote Speaker:
Rudy Karsan
Managing Partner, Karlani Capital
General Partner, 215 Capital

Trish Wellenbach
President and CEO,
Please Touch Museum