New England Annual Life Science Panorama

March 15, 2016

Life Sciences

 

 

 

LIFE SCIENCES & LEADERS FROM FRANCE & USA WEIGH IN ON NEW ENGLAND'S MOMENTUM, OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES IN THE YEAR AHEAD 

 

In 2015, our region continued to play a major global role in Biotechnolgy and Life Sciences as was seen by new companies, IPOs, Mergers and Acquisitions, and finally, evolution of local real estate. The rising figure reflected an industry-wide focus on drugs for rare diseases and key areas of critical unmet medical needs. 

 

Tuesday, March 15

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Genzyme Center, 500 Kendall Street,Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions 

 

 

 

Agenda

5:30 – 6:01 PM Registration / Meet & Greet

6:00 – 8:15 PM Event Program 

8:15 – 9:00 PM Networking Cocktail

Program

6:00 - 6:10:  Welcome & Introductions.

Philippe Sauvage, CFO Genzyme / Sanofi Genzyme

Patrick Bian, FACCNE President

6:10- 6:15:  Meeting Organisation & Format

Laure Berliner, FABS and Gigi Shafai, FABS

6:15 - 6:45:    Expert Overview of 2015 Headlines & 2016 Perspectives in NE Life Sciences.

Presented byDon Seiffert, BioFlash Editor, Boston Business Journal.

ModeratorShahin Gharakhanian, MD, Annual Panorama Program Committee Leader, FABS.

6:45 -7:15:   PANEL ONE

Bringing Life Sciences Innovation to Those Who Need It Most

Panelists:  

   Geraldine Carroll, Director, Patient Advocacy Relations, BIOGEN

   Penney Cowan, Executive Director, American Chronic Pain Association

   Steve Smith, Founder, PatientValueCrunch LLC

ModeratorAmanda Seeff-Charny, Patient Advocacy & Professional Relations, NYC

 

7:15 – 7:45:   PANEL TWO

Financing Innovation & Investment Trends Circa 2016 

Panelists: 

    Mark Day, PhD, Alexion

    Sam Murphy, PhD IMS Health Capital

    Imran Nasrullah, Boehringer Ingelheim

    Jean-Luc Bodmer, Genocea 

ModeratorJames Shanahan, FABS & VP Business DevelopmentSynDevRx Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

7:45 – 8:10:   Special Keynote Lecture

Healthcare Innovation- what it means and the CRISPR-CAS Technology

Sandra Glucksmann, COO EDITAS Medecine

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:15 - 9:00:  Meeting Conclusion & Thanks

Ludivine Wolczik, FACCNe, Executive Director

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Committee:

Laure Berliner, PharmD, Chairperson, French-American Biotech SpringBoard (FABS)

Shahin Gharakhanian, MD, Program Committee Leader, Annual New England Life Sciences Panorama (FABS)

Cecile Pastel-Levy, MD,FABS

Gigi Shafai, PharmD, FABS

James Shanahan, MBA, FABS

Ludivine Wolczik, Executive Director, French-American Chamber of Commerce of New England (FACCNE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fees

FACCNE Members - $ 35.00

Non-Members - $ 50.00

Students and YP Members - $ 20.00

 

This event is organized with the support of

 

 

 

    

Thanks to our Sponsors

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

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