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CEO Breakfast Club with Milind Deshpande, CEO, Achillion


Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (EDT)

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Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
NewYorkBIO Fellows Program Member
Limited only to current members of the NewYorkBIO Fellows Program for Life Science Entrepreneurs.
5 Tickets Ended $45.00 $3.47
NewYorkBIO (NYBA) Member
NewYorkBIO member companies in the biotech R&D, C-level executives only. Service providers and other registrations will be respectfully declined.
Sold Out Ended $65.00 $4.57
Future Member Sold Out Ended $95.00 $6.22

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Dr. Deshpande joined Achillion in September 2001 as Vice President of Chemistry, was named Head of Drug Discovery in April 2002, Senior Vice President of Drug Discovery in December 2002, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer in December 2004, and Executive Vice President of Research and Chief Scientific Officer in June 2007. He was promoted to President Research and Development in October 2010. In May 2013, Dr. Deshpande was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Achillion and joined the Board of Directors.

Prior to joining Achillion, Dr. Deshpande was Associate Director of Lead Discovery and Early Discovery Chemistry at the Pharmaceutical Research Institute at Bristol-Myers Squibb from 1991 to 2001, where he managed the identification of new clinical candidates to treat infectious and neurological diseases. From 1988 to 1991, he held a faculty position at Boston University Medical School. Dr. Deshpande received his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Ohio University, following his undergraduate education in India.

Achillion stock has gained 273% this year on the back of strong results for its HCV drug trial for ACH-3102



The NewYorkBIO CEO Breakfast Club is an intimate, bi-monthly breakfast and networking event headlined by some of New York’s leading life science entrepreneurs and investors.

Limited to 25 attendees, the Breakfast Club is restricted to life science executives (no service providers beyond the sponsor) and will offer a unique opportunity to hear directly from-and to network with—New York’s life science leadership.

Agenda:        7:30-8:15 am                        Registration, Networking and Breakfast

                      8:15-9:15 am                       Speaker Program

                      9:15-9:30 am                       Q&A and closing


 PLEASE NOTE: Attendance to CEO Breakfast Club events is restricted to C-level life science executives--registrations from service providers and vendors will be respectfully declined. NewYorkBIO members receive priority seating.

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When & Where

The Lambs Club
132 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (EDT)

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NewYorkBIO is the life science trade association of New York, dedicated to the development and growth of New York State-based bioscience-related industries and institutions, and to strengthening the competitiveness of New York State as a premier global location for biotechnology/biomedical research, education and industry.

Through our membership of over 200 bioscience companies, world class research institutes, and related professional services biotechnology professionals are able to access the information, resources and assistance they need to make their ventures a success.

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CEO Breakfast Club with Milind Deshpande, CEO, Achillion
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