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Xconomy Forum: New York Life Sciences 2031

Xconomy

Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

New York, United States

Xconomy Forum: New York Life Sciences 2031

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Xconomy Forum: New York Life Sciences 2031

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and state legislators around the New York City area have anointed life sciences as a key growth industry for the future. But what kind of potential really exists to recruit biotech and pharma entrepreneurs to NYC and surrounding regions—and to keep them here? What will the New York life sciences landscape look like 20 years from now? Will the city have grown as a world leader in university and corporate research, venture financing, and biotech entrepreneurial activity? Which particular fields of life sciences and healthcare will be the most vibrant? We will gather a select group of innovators and visionaries at the Alexandria Center for Life Science for an intimate, interactive discussion of these and other key questions about the future of this industry in the greater NYC region.

Opening Remarks:
Chris Otey, Director of Life Sciences, Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc.
Seth Pinsky, President, New York City Economic Development Corp.

Panelists:
Les Funtleyder (moderator), Health Care Strategist and Portfolio Manager, Miller Tabak Health Care Transformation Fund
Samuel Waksal
, CEO, Kadmon
Barbara Dalton
, VP of Venture Capital, Worldwide Business Development and Innovation, Pfizer
Sam Isaly
, Founder and Managing Partner, OrbiMed Advisors; Manager, Eaton Vance Worldwide Health Sciences Fund
Eric Schadt
, Director, Mount Sinai Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology; Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences

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

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

EVENT HOST

Alexandria Real Estate Equities

 

EVENT SPONSORS

EisnerAmper                        PhRMA

 

Sorin Royer Cooper

 

EVENT PARTNERS

 

Life Science Angel Network

The New York Academy of Sciences          New York Biotech Association

 

DESIGN SPONSOR

Mixtur

 

UNDERWRITERS
Alexandria Real Estate Equities • AMRI Goodwin Procter • NYSE Euronext
Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
SRI International • WilmerHale

 

VENTURE CAPITAL MEMBERS
Avalon Ventures • Boston Millennia Partners
Dogpatch Labs
Penny Black

INVESTMENT BANKING MEMBER
Progress Partners

Have questions about Xconomy Forum: New York Life Sciences 2031? Contact Xconomy

When & Where

450 East 29th Street
2nd Floor
New York, 10016

Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:00 PM (EDT)


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