SAPA-DC is announcing our 4th annual conference on October 5th, 2019 at Hogan Lovells Washington DC office (Columbia Square). This year, we are partnering with Hogan Lovells and BioCentury and focusing on the integration of global pharmaceutical development and business. We are bringing together senior executives from biotech and pharmaceutical companies in US and China, leading scientists in translational medicine, partners from top law firms, experienced health-tech investors and business professionals as speakers and panelists (click to see preliminary agenda).
>>> Less than 40 seats remaining for the conference! On-site registration will not be accepted due to law firm check-in regulations. For networking banquet dinner, only 20 seats are remaining.
Confirmed Speakers and Panelists (more to be announced…):
Alice Valder Curran, JD, Partner, Global Regulatory Practice Lead, Hogan Lovells
Yong Ben, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Immuno-Oncology, BeiGene (百济神州)
Chen Dong, PhD, Professor and Dean, School of Medicine, Tsinghua University (清华大学)
Gideon Blumenthal, MD, Deputy Director, Oncology Center of Excellence (OCE), FDA
Tongtong Xue, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Kelun-Biotech (科伦博泰)
Sheng Yao, PhD, Senior Vice President, Junshi Biosciences (君实生物)
Philip Katz, JD, Partner, Head of Pharma/Biotech Practice, Hogan Lovells
Yuan-hua Ding, PhD, Head of Asia Discovery Labs, Pfizer
Dong Yu, PhD, Director and GSK Fellow, Preclinical R&D US, GSK Vaccines
Seamus Jiang, MBA, Managing Director, China/US Cross-border Deals Leader, PwC
Shengjun Zhang, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, Joinn Labs (昭衍新药)
Haishan Xiong, PhD, MBA, Senior Vice President, Fountain Medical Development Ltd (方恩医药)
Gilberto Villacorta, PhD, JD, Partner, Chair of IP Department, Foley & Lardner LLP
Joshua Berlin, Executive Director, BioCentury
James Johnson, JD, Partner (FDA compliance), Hogan Lovells
Mark Young, MBA, Founding Partner, Bridge Point Capital
Cindy Ru, PhD, Managing Director, CRC Oncology
Ajay Kuntamukkala, JD, Partner (International business), Hogan Lovells
Matthew Chervenak, Founder and General Partner, Sunwater Capital
Michael Salgaller, PhD, Supervisor, Invention Development and Marketing Unit, NCI/NIH
Harish Krishnaswamy, MBA, Director of Business Development, MacroGenics
Chynna Hawes, MA, Manager, Business Advisory Services, US-China Business Council
Anthony Capobianco, JD, Partner (International trade), Hogan Lovells
Yong Lu, JD, Patent Attorney, AstraZeneca
Caroline Chen, PhD, JD, Intellectual Property Manager, University of Maryland
Aryani Ong, JD, Asian-American Civil Right Advocate and Attorney
The conference will cover the following areas:
Life cycle of end-to-end drug development: insights from translational case studies
Design and development: cutting-edge breakthroughs in immuno-oncology
Intellectual properties: licensing under the current trade tensions
Pre-market regulatory strategy: clinical development and regulatory pathways in US and China
Distribution: market access and drug pricing in US and China
Compliance and enforcement: crisis management when regulatory authorities are at your doors
Collaboration and competition in the new era: geopolitical risks and cross-border M&A
This is an excellent opportunity for individuals to explore the industry, get updates about the latest trends and build personal & corporate connections as the conference will attract over 200 high-caliber pharmaceutical executives and scientists, regulatory experts, legal practitioners, investors, scientific researchers and healthcare business professionals from US and China. For companies, this conference will be a perfect platform for talent recruitment, brand promotion, business development, project collaboration, and investment. We welcome sponsorship (expenses are tax-deductible in US) and for any questions or sponsorship inquiries, please email us at email@example.com. To become a SAPA-DC member, please click here.
*Networking banquet dinner (ONLY 20 seats remaining) will be served from 6-8 pm in Hogan Lovells on 10/05 with our distinguished speakers and panelists, sponsors, industry experts, SAPA executives and fellow elites, so what are you waiting for?
And don't miss out the exciting face-to-face panel discussions and interactions with our invited experts from different sectors in the healthcare industry. Lunch is included for all attendees. REGISTER NOW and we want to see you on 10/05 in DC!