The Future of Drug Development: Panel & Mixer

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Amgen Conference Center

B24

Thousand Oaks, CA 91320

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BCLA, AWIS, WE2 and HBA ambassadors at Amgen are pleased to bring you a fascinating panel discussion on The Future of Drug Development. With some of Amgen's main leaders in Research, Manufacturing, Commerical insights and Innovation, this event is poised to be one of the best panels of the year! This event will delve into the future of biotech, and will touch on key career skills to stay relevant in this fast-changing field.

We anticipate tickets to sell quickly, so please RSVP in advance!

Please note that the Amgen Visitor Center closes at 6.00pm, and no campus entrance will be allowed after that time.


For students: We are happy to announce a partnership with GWIS, UCLA Career Center and Caltech Division of Biology & Biological Engineering to secure free buses to and from Amgen from UCLA, USC and Caltech!

Please elect USC/UCLA/Caltech bus tickets while checking out depending on your pickup loacation. Details for bus service will be sent prior to the day of the event.



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5.15 – 5.45 pm Registration & Refreshments

5.45 – 7.40 pm Moderated Panel and Q&A

7.40 – 8.30 pm Mix & Mingle


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Biotech Connection Los Angeles (BCLA) is a project of the 501(c)(3) non-profit Community Partners. We are an organization run by academics and biotech professionals from all over Los Angeles and our mission is to inspire, educate and connect emerging scientists and entrepreneurs to grow and diversify biotech in LA. Los Angeles is home to renowned universities and research institutes producing top talents and exciting innovations. We are passionate about making our city a major biotech hub!

If you are interested in fostering early-stage entrepreneurship, retaining local talent, or just want to know more about what we do, subscribe to our newsletter, come to our events or donate to our cause. Let’s build a vibrant LA biotech community together. (https://www.bc-la.org/)



Association for Women in Science (AWIS) is a national advocacy organization championing the interests of women in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. By breaking down barriers and creating opportunities, AWIS strives to ensure that women in these fields can achieve their full potential. AWIS mission is to:

- Foster the personal and professional skills of women so they can become leaders in their field;

- Support women at all stages of their career through career development workshops, networking opportunities, social gatherings, and specific mentoring programs;

- Promote a collegial environment where women from different disciplines and employment sectors feel confident to share their experience, advice, and expertise for the benefit of all members;

- Cultivate the next generation of women in science to be confident and ready to pursue their full potential. (https://www.awislavc.org/)


Women Empowered to be Exceptional (WE2) aligns with Amgen's mission to serve patients, the aspiration to be the best therapeutics company and the vision to be the best place for talent. WE2 empowers the Amgen community of women so they can deliver exceptional results.


Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) is a global nonprofit organization comprised of individuals and organizations from across the healthcare industry committed to:

- achieving gender parity in leadership positions

- facilitating career and business connections

- providing effective practices that enable organizations to realize the full potential of their female talent

The HBA accomplishes its mission through strong business networks, education, research, advocacy and recognition for individuals and companies. (https://www.hbanet.org)


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https://cnsi.ucla.edu

Established in 2000 as one of the Governor Gray Davis California Institutes for Science and Innovation, the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) is a hub of interdisciplinary research, translation, and education where scientists from diverse fields find common purpose in addressing grand challenges of the 21st century. With locations at the University of California’s Los Angeles and Santa Barbara campuses, the CNSI leverages public and private investment to drive collaborative nanoscience research across disciplines, translates discoveries into knowledge-driven commercial enterprises, and educates the next generation of scientists and engineers.


https://dornsife.usc.edu/bridge-institute

Building upon the university’s Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience Initiative, the Bridge Institute unites eminent professors across the entire university, including the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, the USC Viterbi School of Engineering and the Keck School of Medicine of USC, as well as animators and cinematographers in the USC School of Cinematic Arts and the USC Institute for Creative Technologies, and technology transfer experts in the USC Stevens Center for Innovation. We are artists, engineers, scientists and physicians bridging the molecules of life to improve the human condition. Imagine a world where scientific data is released from the confines of its originating discipline, allowing us to better understand, integrate and advance knowledge. Our values are Teamwork, Imagination, Innovation, Learning, Teaching, and Convergence.

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