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Xconomy Forum: Bay Area Life Sciences 2031

Xconomy

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 6:00 PM (PDT)

San Francisco, United States

Xconomy Forum: Bay Area Life Sciences 2031

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Xconomy Forum: San Francisco Biotech 2031

Biotechnology was born in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1970s, and by most ways of keeping score, it remains the world’s No. 1 life sciences industry cluster. But what will the Bay Area biotech landscape look like 20 years from now? Will this place maintain its standing as the world leader in university and corporate research, venture financing, and entrepreneurial activity? Will the Bay Area continue to lead in development of new drugs, medical devices, and diagnostics? Or will San Francisco lose some of its edge as more innovators gravitate to secondary hubs in the U.S. with high quality of life and lower cost of living, or emerging international clusters in Singapore, China, and India? Xconomy and QB3 will bring together a select group of innovators and visionaries in the heart of San Francisco’s Mission Bay district for an intimate, interactive discussion of these and other key questions about the future of San Francisco-area life sciences.

Confirmed Speakers:
Jeff Bluestone, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UCSF, Director, UCSF Diabetes Center
Reg Kelly, Director, QB3
Randy Scott, Founder and Executive Chairman, Genomic Health
Peter Hirth, Co-founder and CEO, Plexxikon
Corey Goodman, Co-founder and Managing Director, venBio
Dave Martin, CEO, AvidBiotics
Bill Newell, CEO, Sutro Biopharma
Nancy Stagliano, CEO, CytomX Therapeutics
Mickey Urdea, CEO, Tethys Bioscience

Schedule:
Registration & Networking: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Program: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Networking reception: 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Tickets are transferable but not refundable.
To inquire about press registration, email events@xconomy.com.

EVENT HOST

QB3

 

EVENT SPONSORS

 

Aderly OnlyLyon

AMRI                  Fenwick & West

Halloran Consulting          Latham & Watkins

 

EVENT PARTNER

BayBio

 

DESIGN SPONSOR

Mixtur

UNDERWRITERS
Alexandria Real Estate Equities • AMRIFenwick & West • Goodwin ProcterHalloran Consulting
Invest Northern IrelandJ. Robert Scott Executive Search • Kauffman Foundation
Latham & WatkinsMorrison Foerster Cleantech Group • Schwartz Communications • SRI International
Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

 

VENTURE CAPITAL MEMBER
ARCH Venture Partners • Avalon VenturesExcel Venture Management

Have questions about Xconomy Forum: Bay Area Life Sciences 2031? Contact Xconomy

When & Where

Genentech Hall
600 16th Street
San Francisco, 94158

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 6:00 PM (PDT)


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Xconomy

Xconomy is an innovative news and events organization with outposts in Boston, Boulder/Denver, Detroit, New York, Raleigh-Durham, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Texas, and Wisconsin. It is dedicated to providing business and technology leaders with timely, insightful, close-to-the-scene information about the local personalities, companies, and technological trends that best exemplify today’s high-tech economy. Xconomy is staffed by world-class journalists and media professionals, and supported by “the Xconomists,” who include some of the world’s leading innovators. Get to know them and the Xconomy team at www.xconomy.com/about.

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