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13th New York Health Forum

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019 from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM (EST)

13th New York Health Forum

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 “Future of Health: Trends for Life Sciences in 2020

13th New York Health Forum

December 18th, 2019 (Wednesday) 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Yale Club Manhattan, Roof Dining Room & Terrace 22nd FL 

New York Health Forum (NYHF) is founded to strengthen healthcare partnerships and knowledge sharing at all levels, including industry, academia, medical facilities, research facilities, service providers and financial investors. New York Health Forum’s mission is to present the significant agendas of the healthcare industry, to contribute to the public health by bringing out the public concerns to be discussed and solved; and to gather the sound of health policy, science innovation, and industry development. Our 13th New York Health Forum's title is “Future of Health: Trends for Life Sciences in 2020" This forum will provide the setting for stimulating and informative discussions on the investment trends, landscapes, risks, and more. Around one hundred of investors, biopharma and medtech representatives, healthcare professionals will come together to connect, learn, and share.   




12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Network Reception and Lunch 


1:00 PM - 1:05 PM Opening Statement

  •  DoHyun Cho, PhD (Chairman, New York Health Forum)


1:05 PM - 2:00 PM Session 1 

"Future of Health: Trends for Life Sciences in 2020"

The 2019 global biopharma industry has improved exponentially with a proliferation of technology and innovation, but also faced challenges including a decline in R&D productivity and market conditions. Panelists of industry executives and experts will join this session to discuss issues and strategies in response to current trends and prospects in 2020.


  • Moderator: Surani Fernando (Lead Reporter, Reorg)
  • Sundeep Lal, PhD, MBA (CEO and Founder, BioConnexUS)
  • Ji Sun Park, PhD (Senior Scientist, Enzychem Lifesciences)
  • Jo-Wen Lin (Portfolio Manager, Hudson Bay Capital)
  • William Ho, MBA (CEO and Founder, Incysus Therapeutics) 


2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Break 


2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Session 2 

"Digital Health and Its Impact on Life Sciences Industry" 

Healthcare is at the intersection of a digital and tech evolution, and this panel will cover the most pressing topics in the industry ranging from disruptive digital technologies, to how AI and machine learning are enabling better healthcare outcomes, and how real-time data collection can empower patients and providers. 


  • Moderator: Alaric DeArment (Senior Reporter, MedCity News)
  • Jahan Ali, PhD (Director, Bioventure eLab at Weill Cornell Medical Center) 
  • Vahan Simonyan, PhD (Chief Scientist, Embleema)
  • Les Funtleyder, MPH (Healthcare Portfolio Manager, E Squared Partners)
  • Ariel Katz (Co-Founder and Partner, H1) 


3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Break


3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Session 3 

"Raising Capital and Positioning Your Exit Strategy" 

Planning an exit strategy for your businesses in the healthcare industry include initial public offering (IPO), M&A, and licensing. Raising sufficient capital for research and development must be preceded before launching an exit strategy. In this session, industry and finance experts will join to share their perspectives in exploring the best practices and key considerations on raising capital and planning exit strategies. 


  • Moderator: William C. Hicks, JD (Co-Chair, Mintz Securities & Capital Markets Practice Group)
  • Jon Civitarese (Managing Director, SVB Leerink) 
  • Marc Estigarribia (Managing Director, MSQ Ventures)
  • John R. Lieberman, CPA (Managing Director, Perelson Weiner LLP)


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Yale Club of New York City
50 Vanderbilt Avenue
Roof Dining Room & Terrace 22nd FL
New York, NY 10017

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM (EST)

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W Medical Strategy Group

Focused on the entire healthcare value chain, and armed with special knowledge of and contacts in East Asia,
W Medical Strategy Group provides far-sighted analysis, in-depth research and rapid real-time advice to enable the life sciences industry to enhance the quality of life by expanding access to new, innovative medicines, medical devices and diagnostics. With its multidisciplinary team of physicians and expert consultants, W Medical Strategy Group also integrates specialized industry expertise, ethnic perspective, and vision to guide healthcare providers facing crucial business decisions.

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