Conference registration will remain open throughout the entirety of the conference. Light continental breakfast will be provided upon arrival.

When

November 2, 2023

8:30am to 9:15am

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Join us as we kick off the conference with welcome remarks from Biocom California.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

9:15am to 9:30am

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Serial biotech CEO and cancer survivor, Laura Shawver will share her insights, perspectives and lessons learned as she has navigated her three-decade career in the life science industry. Over the fireside chat, moderated by Carin Canale-Theakston, Dr. Shawver will share her myriad of experiences as she has ridden the often turbulent waves of a biotech executive, including how her leadership evolved following her own cancer journey.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

9:30am to 10:15am

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

This session will explore the dynamic landscape of pharma partnering and delve into recent acquisition case studies that highlight the tremendous impact of strategic alliances in driving innovation and improving patient outcomes. Hear from experienced panelists as they share lessons learned, address key challenges, opportunities, and best practices.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

10:30am to 11:30am

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Join us for an in-depth exploration of the Inflation Reduction Act. This primer will equip you with the knowledge you need to understand this important legislation and its implications. Learn about the key provisions, how they impact your financial landscape, and what steps you can take to adapt and thrive in an evolving economic environment. This primer is your essential guide to the Inflation Reduction Act. Don’t miss your chance to stay ahead of the curve and make informed decisions in these changing times.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

11:35am to 12:00pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

When

November 2, 2023

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Explore the effects of the Inflation Reduction Act on the landscape of drug development within the life science industry. Delve into the Act’s far-reaching economic consequences on funding, pricing, and the access to these vital therapeutics. Join industry experts for a crucial discussion regarding the ever-evolving pharmaceutical research and development environment, while gaining insights that are particularly relevant to your role as a CEO in the life science sector. Don’t miss this opportunity to stay at the forefront of industry changes and make informed decisions that will shape the future of drug development.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

This session will feature prominent life science CEOs as they share their strategies for successfully navigating the current landscape. Panelists will delve into challenges and opportunities faced in the life science industry, with a particular emphasis on partnering, M&A, and overcoming funding challenges. Engage with industry luminaries who have demonstrated exceptional vision, adaptability, and resilience.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

When

November 2, 2023

3:00pm to 3:30pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Join our expert panel as they delve into the latest trends, strategies, and opportunities in life science venture capital, driving innovation and life-changing therapies. From biotech to digital health, we’ll discuss promising investments and critical industry factors, providing invaluable insights for investors, entrepreneurs, and healthcare enthusiasts alike. Don’t miss out on shaping the future of life science investing.

Speakers

When

November 2, 2023

3:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Unwind from a day of dynamic panel discussions and presentations and join industry peers in continued conversations. Partake in gourmet food stations, mouthwatering beverages and live music. This reception provides an excellent opportunity to network with conference attendees and speakers one final time before the conference closes.

When

November 2, 2023

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Where

Fairmont Grand Del Mar