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Xconomy Forum: Building Biotechs to Last

Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:00 PM (PST)

San Francisco, CA

Xconomy Forum: Building Biotechs to Last

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Regular Registration Ended $295.00 $0.00
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For employees of startups less than 3 years old with 20 or fewer employees.
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Xconomy Forum: Building Biotechs to Last

Biotech is a long-term business, but it depends on an investment world more focused on the short term. Many companies have slashed R&D budgets, cut corners in clinical development, or done shotgun marriage megamergers to satisfy Wall Street’s desire for improved results by next Tuesday. But there are still a few companies in biotech who are willing and able to buck the trend. They have a strategy for the long haul, and the guts to stick with it. Join Xconomy’s national biotech editor, Luke Timmerman, for a series of 1-on-1 interviews with executives and directors who will talk about cases in which they put their company’s long-term strategy ahead of short-term considerations, even when it posed a serious risk to the company, or wasn’t the popular thing to do.

Confirmed Speakers:
Bonnie Anderson, President and CEO, Veracyte
Hal Barron, President of R&D, Calico
Dan Bradbury, Director, Illumina 
Stanley Crooke, Founder, Chariman and CEO, Isis Pharmaceuticals
Ashley Dombkowski, Managing Director, Bay City Capital
Chris Garabedian, CEO, Sarepta Therapeutics
Paul Hastings, CEO, OncoMed Pharmaceuticals 
Nina Kjellson, Managing Director, Interwest Partners
Daniel Levine, Principal, Levine Media Group
Ellen Licking, Freelance Writer
Bob More, Senior Advisor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Kim Popovits, Chairman and CEO, Genomic Health
Bryan Roberts, Partner, Venrock Associates

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Schedule:
Registration & Networking: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Program: 2:00 - 5:30 pm
Networking reception: 5:30 - 6:3
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Tickets are transferable but not refundable. To inquire about press registration, email events@xconomy.com.

 

EVENT HOST

QB3


EVENT SPONSORS

CUBIST

Kilpatrick Townsend            Silicon Valley Bank       


EVENT SUPPORTERS

           Sarepta

EVENT PARTNERS

BayBiotech Review        BayBio

ENTREPRENEURSHIP CENTER AT UCSF  WOMEN IN BIO


NATIONAL PARTNER
Alexandria Real Estate Equities

 UNDERWRITERS
 Cubist Pharmaceuticals • IDA Ireland • Intel • Kilpatrick Townsend
Latham & Watkins • SRI International • Silicon Valley Bank • TriNet  

 VENTURE MEMBERS
ARCH Venture Partners • Polaris Partners • Psilos  SR One


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