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Vivex
Sep 18th

Vivex Biomedical’s Success Story Explored

A fire-side chate exploring the emergence, funding, and growth of Vivex Biomedical to be held Thursday afternoon at the SEBIO Forum.

Aug 22nd

Keynote Speaker Announced

Dennis Purcell, Aisling Capital LLC founder, has been announced as the Keynote Speaker at the 21st annual Investor & Partnering Forum.

Antios Logo
Aug 21st

Antios Therapeutics’ Record-Breaking Year

Explore building game-changing companies in the field of antiviral medicine, creativity in drug discovery, and novel models of academia-industry collaboration on Thursday, November 7.

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Register now to attend the region’s premiere life sciences and medical technology conference connecting emerging companies with potential investors and corporate partners. The Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum is being hosted in Miami on November 6-7, 2019 with a new format, new networking opportunities, and new investment prospects.

The SEBIO Forum Features:

  • Executives, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, investment bankers, angel investors, university representatives, and other industry professionals from across the Southeast and Eastern U.S.
  • Presentations from the region’s most promising life science and medtech companies
  • The ability to arrange one-on-one meetings through the SEBIO Connect online partnering system
  • World-class speakers and panels featuring engaging conversations by industry leaders
  • Corporate Partnering discussions on approaches and strategic areas of interest with senior industry executives

…and more!

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The Southeast BIO (SEBIO) Investor & Partnering Forum provides an unparalleled opportunity to meet key decision makers in the regional and national life science and medical technology communities.

In its 21st year, the SEBIO Investor & Partnering Forum has built a loyal following, attracting thought leaders and investors from across the country. We expect another strong event in 2019, with new opportunities to build business partnerships and explore the region’s life science industry.

More than 300 biotech and medtech investors, corporate executives, university representatives, entrepreneurs, and service providers will attend the event this year. This is a rich opportunity to showcase your company at the most significant annual life science conference in the Southeast.

To date, the more than 220 later stage and 180 early stage companies that participated in previous SEBIO Investor & Partnering Forums have raised more than $3.5 billion in public and private funding. These numbers speak to the quality of our presenting companies.

CONFERENCE AGENDA

day 1 agenda

wednesday, november 6, 2019 - OPENING DAY

8:00AM

Investor Golf Event (invitation only)

8:00AM - 12:00PM / 12:30PM

Sponsored by Pacific Western Bank and CSC Leasing Company

9:00AM

Registration

9:00AM - 7:00PM

9:00AM

SEBIO Connect (see SEBIO Connect app for location)

9:00AM - 6:00PM

Sponsored by Finegan

1:00PM

Early Stage Mentoring (invitation only)

1:00PM - 4:00PM

4:00PM

Board Meeting (invitation only)

4:00PM - 5:30PM

5:30PM

Corporate Venture Capital Panel

5:30PM - 6:30PM

Sponsored by Duane Morris LLP

  • Gladys Nunez, Principal, Amgen Ventures, moderator
  • John Gustofson, Managing Director, Abbvie
  • Diana Bernstein, Ph.D., Senior Associate, MRL Ventures
  • Akhil Saklecha, M.D., Partner, Cleveland Clinic Ventures
6:30PM

Gala Reception

6:30PM - 8:30PM

Sponsored by Kilpatrick Townsend

7:30PM

Investor Dinner (invitation only)

7:30PM - 9:30PM

Sponsored by SCRA, GrayRobinson, and Carta

day 2 agenda

thursday, november 7, 2019

7:00AM

Registration

7:00AM - 5:00PM

8:00AM

SEBIO Connect (see SEBIO Connect app for location)

8:00AM - 6:00PM

Sponsored by Finegan

8:00AM

Biotech/Pharma Panel Breakfast

8:00AM - 9:00AM

Sponsored by UF Innovate

8:00AM

Diagnostics/Medtech Panel Breakfast

8:00AM - 9:00AM

Sponsored by Davis Malm & D’Agostine, P.C.

  • Joe Cook, III, Managing Director, Mountain Group Partners
  • Vivian Doelling, Ph.D., VP, Investments, North Carolina Biotechnology Center
9:00AM

Break

9:00AM - 9:15AM

9:15AM

NC Bio Update

9:15AM - 9:20AM

9:20AM

Tales From the Road

9:20AM - 9:35AM

Sponsored by Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance

  • Ron Lattanze, CEO, Lucerno Dynamics
9:35AM

Life Science Tennessee Update

9:35AM - 9:40AM

9:40AM

Early Stage Competition

9:40AM - 10:40AM

Sponsored by Wyrick Robbins

10:40AM

Virginia Bio Update

10:40AM - 10:45AM

10:45AM

Tales From the Road

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Sponsored by J.P. Morgan Asset Management

  • Andrew Krause, CEO, Cavion
11:00AM

BioAlabama Update

11:00AM - 11:05AM

11:05AM

Break

11:05AM - 11:30AM

11:30AM

Women in Life Sciences Panel

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Sponsored by Cohortias

12:30PM

Awards & Lunch

12:30PM - 1:30PM

1:30PM

Keynote Address

1:30PM - 2:30PM

Dennis J. Purcell, Founder and Senior Advisor, Aisling Capital LLC

2:30PM

Break

2:30PM - 2:45PM

2:45PM

SC Bio Update

2:45PM - 2:50PM

2:50PM

Vivex Biomedical: Tissue-Derived Biologic Therapies

2:50PM - 3:50PM

Sponsored by McDonnell Boehnen

  • Tom Callaway, Venture Partner, HealthQuest Capital, moderator
  • Tracy S. Anderson, Founder, Vivex
  • John A. McCallum, Chairman, Vivex, Managing Partner, JAM Capital
  • Peter Wehrly, CEO, Vivex
3:55PM

Georgia Bio Update

3:55PM - 4:00PM

4:00PM

Wine Reception

4:00PM - 5:00PM

Sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank

Presenting Companies

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REGISTRATION

Registration is now open! Pick a registration option below; a limited number of student registrations are available. To request a student registration, please email tbarrett@destinationsouth.com.

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649.00
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(available between October 6 and November 1, 2019)

749.00
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849.00
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300

PARTICIPANTS

19

YEARS

12

SPEAKERS

3.5

BILLIONS RAISED

  • SEBIO Investor & Partnering Forum
    NOVEMBER 6-7, 2019
    MIAMI-CORAL GABLES, FL
  • Conference Accommodations

    The Biltmore
    Miami-Coral Gables, FL

  • Questions?

    info@sebio.org

  • SEBIO

    P.O. Box 97182
    Raleigh, NC 27624

  • SEBIO Website

    http://www.sebio.org/