The 2013 California Biotech CEO Conference is produced by CEOs exclusively for CEOs. The most influential leaders in the life sciences band together for a high level of discussion and debate in a collegial atmosphere.
|September 8, 2013|
|12:00PM – 3:00PM||Opening Reception & 34th America’s Cup Match|
|September 9, 2013|
|8:00AM – 8:30AM||Registration and Networking Breakfast|
|8:30AM – 9:30AM||Opening Keynote | Bi-Coastal Perspective
|9:30AM – 10:30AM||Increasing the Competitiveness of California
A roundtable discussion of strengths and weaknesses and how we can improve our clusters
S. Claiborne Johnston, M.D., Ph.D.
John Maraganore, Ph.D.
|10:30AM – 11:30AM||Funding Companies Today
A roundtable discussion of innovative financial models, what investors are looking for, recent rounds of financing and what made them successful, recent and prospective IPOs, exit strategies
Kleanthis G. Xanthopoulos, Ph.D.
Susan M. Molineaux, Ph.D.
Mike Powell, Ph.D.
|11:30AM – 12:15PM||Networking Luncheon|
|12:15PM – 1:30PM||Luncheon Fireside Chat | Building a Company Today
David E.I. Pyott, CBE
Tony Coles, MD
|1:30PM – 2:30PM||Paying for Innovation
A roundtable discussion of decision making process by key payers and where disruptive innovations in medicine fit in that process
James C. Greenwood
Jonathan S. Leff
Kimberly J. Popovits
David M. Stack
|2:30PM – 4:00PM||Dessert Reception and Networking
Honoring the first generation of biotech leaders