SoCalBio Women, Work & Wisdom (W3) Group Mixer: The Changing Bioscience Venture Investing Landscape
Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
This W3 mixer is a quarterly event for bioscience women executives and allied service providers affiliated with SoCalBio to encourage networking and mutual support among bioscience women executives and company managers in Southern California.
The Changing Bioscience Venture Investing Landscape
Managing Member, Psilos
Lisa Suennen is a co-founder and Managing Member of Psilos Group, a healthcare-focused venture capital firm with over $577 million under management. Ms Suennen has headed Psilos' West Coast office since the firm's founding in 1998 and focuses on the medical device, healthcare information technology and healthcare services sectors. She serves as a Director on the Board of several Psilos portfolio companies, including AngioScore, PatientSafe Solutions, OmniGuide and VeraLight (chairman). Ms. Suennen also writes a widely read blog on healthcare and healthcare investing at www.venturevalkyrie.com.
Ms Suennen's presentation will be followed by a panel discussion on how companies can make themselves fundable given the changing calculus of bioscience investing risk and rewards. The panelists include:
4:00 Registration and Networking
5:15 Presentation on the Chainging Bioscience Venture Investing Landscape
6:00 Panel Discussion
6:45 Concluding Remarks
7:00 Mixer Adjourns