October 12, 2022

SessionSpeakersTimeVenue
Networking Breakfast7:30am-8:15amFarmer & the Seahorse
Welcome RemarksMiguel Motta, Vice President, Strategic Operations & San Diego Head, Biocom California8:15am-8:30amFarmer & the Seahorse
Develop a Winning Strategy in the War for TalentAllison Hernandez, Senior Manager, Human Resources, Kura Oncology
Rachel Heath, Assistant Director, Ionis Pharmaceuticals
Jennifer Whitaker, Human Resources, Aspen Neuroscience
Sharon Hartmann, Vice President Talent Manager, Neurocrine Biosciences (Moderator)
8:30am-9:30amFarmer & the Seahorse
Coffee & Networking Break9:30am-10:15amFarmer & the Seahorse
Total Rewards Survey Executive Level Findings & Town HallAndrew Dickson, Senior Associate, Mercer
Erin Schultze, Director, Life Science Programs, Marsh & McLennan Agency
10:15am-10:45amFarmer & the Seahorse
Life Science Legal UpdateJim Fessenden, Partner, Fisher Phillips10:45am-11:30amFarmer & the Seahorse
Networking Lunch11:30am-1:00pmFarmer & the Seahorse
Keynote Speaker: Power to TransformMary Stutts, Chief Global Inclusion & Health Equity Officer, Real Chemistry 1:00pm-2:00pmFarmer & the Seahorse
HR is More than Operations – How to Be Seen as a Strategic Business PartnerGreg Bullock, Senior Director, HR, Poseida Therapeutics
Amy Buono, Vice President of People & Culture, Genomatica
Pete Leddy, Executive Vice President and CAO, Maravai LifeSciences
Mara Strandlund, Chief People Officer, Resilience
Miguel Motta, Vice President, Strategic Operations & San Diego Head, Biocom California (Moderator)
2:00pm-3:00pmFarmer & the Seahorse
CEO and HR: The Crucial Bond for SuccessHelen Torley, President & CEO, Halozyme
Amy Fox, Vice President, CHRO, Halozyme
DeeDee DeMan, Chairman and CEO, Bench International
3:00pm-3:45pmFarmer & the Seahorse
Let’s Taco ‘Bout Networking: Closing Reception3:45pm-5:30pmFarmer & the Seahorse