BIO 2017: Transforming Local Innovation into Global Innovation

Each year biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry leaders come together to discuss and learn about current trends and build business relationships.  This year the convention will be held in San Diego and COI’s president and CEO, Jay Lichter, Ph.D., will be speaking on a panel called “Transforming Local Innovation into Global Innovation.”

This panel brings together leaders from large pharma, academia, biotech, and venture capital to discuss what it means to ‘go local’ and how innovation at the local level can have a transformative global impact.

Event Information:
Title: Transforming Local Innovation into Global Innovation
Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, June 20, 4:15pm – Room 8, San Diego Convention Center
Caroline Chen, Biotech Reporter, Bloomberg (Moderator)
Douglas Crawford, Ph.D., Managing Director, Mission Bay Capital and General Manager, QB3
Jay Lichter, Ph.D., Managing Director, Avalon Ventures
Damien McDevitt, VP BD Asia & Head US West Coast Hub, GlaxoSmithKline
Heather Steinman, Ph.D., MBA, VP BD & Executive Director, Technology Transfer, The Wistar Institute

Visit BIO 2017 for more information and to register for this event.