Collaboration: Key to a Thriving BioScience Cluster

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Collaboration: Key to a Thriving BioScience Cluster

Come together to design our path as a cluster and to amplify the voice of the customer.

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The Hive - A Spokane Public Library 2904 East Sprague Avenue Spokane, WA 99202

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About this event

If you're seeing this page, that means you have been cordially invited to Evergreen BioScience Innovation Cluster's signature event!

The agenda centers on Evergreen Bio's pillars of developing a world-class cluster: Thriving Industry, Total Mountain Northwest Supply Chain, Global Entrepreneurship Hub, and 21st Century Talent.

The agenda will be as follows:

  • 7:30 a.m. — Breakfast
  • 8:00 a.m. — Welcome and purpose of the event
  • 8:15 a.m. — Overview of EBIC and the WA Commerce ICAP program, Intro of EBIC Board
  • 8:45 a.m. — Guest speaker: James DeKloe of Solano College "21st Century Talent cGXP Talent Development" (with discussion)
  • 10:15 a.m. — Break
  • 10:30 a.m. — Guest Speaker: Amy Baudino of ThermoFisher "Medical Products Supply Chain Market Trends and Policy Impacts" (with discussion)
  • 12:00 p.m. — Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. — Fireside Chat: "What makes a thriving life science industry/entrepreneurship hub?" with Susan Ashe, Executive Director at HSSA; Mary Waiss, Board Chair at EBIC; Jolene Anderson, Managing Director at Vector Point Ventures; and Shane Needham, CEO at Veloxity Labs, LLC