CABA 2013 Investment, Technology & Entrepreneurship Symposium
Time: 9:00 AM –5:30 PM
Venue: The Doubletree Suites Boston
Address: 400 Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA 02134
Chinese-American BioMedical Association (CABA)
The theme of CABA 2013 Investment, Technology & Entrepreneurship Symposium will be on “Biotech and Pharma Investment in a Challenging Time”. This year’s symposium will provide a unique forum where industry executives, entrepreneurs, scientists, academics, government policy makers, and professionals from financial and investment communities engage in an in-depth discussion on business, investment and start-up opportunities at a time of increased pharma consolidation and externalization.
The highlights for this year’s discussion
* Drug R&D and US-China biomedical exchange
* Government’s impacts on biotech/pharmaceutical industries
* Consolidation and Externalization
* Successful biotech entrepreneur stories
* Business and startup opportunities
Speakers and Panelists
Polaris Venture Partners Dr. Amir Nashat, Managing Partner
Oxford Bioscience Partners Dr. Jonathan Fleming, Partner
Morgan Stanley Dr. Jack Liu, Senior VP
Sanofi Dr. Katherine Bowdish, R&D VP and Head of Sunrise
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Dr. Yugui Gu, Head of External Research
Celgene Dr. Deqiang Niu, Director of Chemistry
Synta Dr. Weiwen Ying, Synta Fellow
Boston College Dr. Jason Wen, Director, Technology Transfer & Licensing
CABA members: FREE; Non-members: $30.
Please register on-site at the desk.
On-site membership registration to CABA is also available. ($30 annual membership fee due), you can also register online at www.cabaweb.org.
A networking reception (wine/beer & Hors d’Oeuvres, 4:00 PM–5:30 PM) will follow the afternoon sessions.
Please enter the hotel parking garage from Storrow Drive. Parking is free.
Symposium Organizing Committee
Zhigang Wang; Youxin Zhang; Ji Shi; Liping Zhou; Kun Liu; Charles Wu; Gwen Ren; Ying Dong; Fang Liu; Carrie Liu; Yikai Wang; Jo Lee; Qinglin Che