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4th annual BCLA Biotech Summit: Healthcare Innovations from Local to Global

October 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Join us at UCLA California NanoSystems Institute on October 27th for the 4th annual BCLA Biotech Summit 2018: Healthcare Innovations from Local to Global.

The  BCLA  Biotech  Summit  will  provide  an  accessible  platform  for  all  stakeholders  in  biotech.  With  a  well  curated  program  we  aim to  foster  career  advancement,  promote  collaborations  between  researchers  and  industry  leaders,  ultimately  enabling  advancement in biotech.

Panelits information 

Panel Discussion I: How to make it in LA
Carolyn Hull, Vice President, Industry Cluster Development at LAEDC
Linda Malkas, Dean of Translational Sciences, External Affairs at City of Hope
Helen McBride, Director, Biosimilars Research at Amgen
James Neblett, Sr. Director Human Capital at NantWorks
Taylor McPartland, CEO of ScaleLA

 Panel Discussion II: Trends in Biotech
Arye  Lipman, CTO of BioBuilt and GP at MarsBio
Ryan Bethencourt, Co-founder and CEO at Wild Earth
Shaun Arora, Managing Director at Make in LA
Kara Bortone, Head of JLABS in San Diego

 Breakout session & start-up studio mentors:
Llewellyn Cox, GP at MarsBio and CEO of BioBuilt
Robert Rhinehart, Partner at MarsBio
Amy Hurwitz, Consultant at BCG
Jayanthi Jayakumat, Global Operations & Strategy Manager at Amgen
Jessica Santana, CEO & Founder of LS Lab Media and Chapter Lead, Health 2.0 LA
Fernando Garces, Senior Scientist and Group Leader in Protein Engineering at Amgen
Marie Rippen, CEO at Lab Launch
Stuart Jaffe, Senior Manager QA/QC at Thermo Fisher Scientific
Michael Mayeda, Scientist at Molecule Express
Roshini Prakash, Manager, Medical Communications at Amgen
Urvi Mehta, Senior Associate, Regulatory Affairs CMC at Amgen
Anirudh Solanki, Field Application Scientist at PerkinElmer
Thomas Geninatti, Senior Associate Consultant at Deallus
Cyril Adjeitey, Techinal Specialist at Thermo Fifher Scientific
Pratik Agrawal, Director, Data Science & Informatics Innovation at Medtronic
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California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI)
570 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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