3:00pm | Registration & Networking
3:30pm | Introductions
3:35pm | Panel Presentation
5:00pm | Networking Reception
Janssen Labs invites you to join some of the nation’s leading movers and funders in the life sciences industry. This dynamic panel will discuss such topics as new funding models, how leaders in the community are accelerating the life sciences industry and much more. This candid presentation will bring together some of the most experienced visionaries in California for an interactive dialogue discussion.
General Public: $40
Onsite Registration: $50
Srinivas Akkaraju | General Partner, Sofinnova
Craig Muir | Partner and CTO, Third Rock Ventures
Melinda Richter | Head of Janssen Labs, Janssen Research & Development, LLC
Peter Thompson | Venture Partner, OrbiMed
Bernard Munos | Advisory Council Member, NCATS & Contributor, Forbes [moderator]
When & Where
JLABS San Diego
Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) is a global network of open innovation ecosystems, enabling and empowering innovators to create and accelerate the delivery of life-saving, life-enhancing health and wellness solutions to patients around the world. JLABS achieves this by providing the optimal environment for emerging companies to catalyze growth and optimize their research and development by opening them to vital industry connections, delivering entrepreneurial programs and providing a capital-efficient, flexible platform where they can transform the scientific discoveries of today into the breakthrough healthcare solutions of tomorrow. At JLABS we value great ideas and are passionate about removing obstacles to success to help innovators unleash the potential of their early scientific discoveries. JLABS is a no-strings-attached model, which means entrepreneurs are free to develop their science while holding on to their intellectual property. JLABS is open to entrepreneurs across a broad healthcare spectrum including pharmaceutical, medical device, consumer and digital health sectors. The JLABS flagship opened in 2012 in San Diego at Janssen's West Coast Research Center, and since then has grown to eight locations including the Bay Area, Boston & Lowell, MA, Houston, Toronto and a ninth location, New York City, launching in 2018. For more information please visit jlabs.jnjinnovation.com.