You are invited to attend
Keck Graduate Institute’s
Focus Friday: Business of Bioscience 2015
"Opportunity in Commercial and Business Development"
Friday, October 23, 2015
While the day's events focus on our bioscience business track, all students are encouraged to attend the day's topics on Sales & Marketing, Venture Funding, Pricing, and Consulting. There will be a career fair as well as an alumni panel to give you insight to the latest trends in this area of the industry.
Please note that the agenda is subject to change. A final agenda will be available at check-in.
Main Lobby, Bldg. 517, Classroom 137
10:00 - 12:00 pm: Check-in & Career Fair
Current Industry roster includes ICON, Silicon Valley Bank, and VSolvit.
Bldg. 517, Room 227 Conference Room
12:00 - 12:30 pm: International Students Only - Recruiter Meeting
Bldg. 517, Founders Room
12:00 - 12:30 pm: LUNCH
12:30 - 12:45 pm: Welcome & Opening Remarks
Dr. Steven Casper, Dean of Faculty; KGI
Luann Bangsund, Professor of Practice, Business of Bioscience; KGI
12:45 - 2:00 pm: Lunch and Keynote Speaker
"Leadership, TEAMwork and YOU: The Keys to a Thriving Commercial Business"
Dr. Tom Riga, Sr. VP, Chief Commercial Officer
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
2:00—3:00 pm: Speaker
"Through the Back Door" Tyler Kibbee, Associate, Fjord Ventures
3:00 - 3:15 pm Break
3:15 - 4:15 pm: Speaker
Louis Shamel, Sr. Manager, LSG, Global Strategic Pricing,
4:15 - 5:00pm: Alumni Panel Q&A
5:00 - 5:15 pm: Closing Remarks
5:15 pm: Light Reception
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