Agenda

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The 2019 Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum agenda is as follows:

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

  • 7:00am – 12:00pm/12:30pm – Investor Golf Event (invitation only)
  • 9:00am – 7:00pm – Registration
  • 9:00am – 6:00pm – SEBIO Connect (see SEBIO Connect app for location)
    • Sponsored by Finnegan
  • 1:00pm – 4:00pm – Early Stage Mentoring (invitation only)
  • 4:00pm – 5:30pm – Board of Directors Meeting (invitation only)
  • 5:00pm – 8:00pm – Exhibitor Setup
  • 5:30pm – 5:45pm – Forum Kick-Off and Welcome
  • 5:45pm – 6:30pm – Corporate Venture Capital Panel
    • Sponsored by Duane Morris LLP
      • Diana Bernstein, Ph.D., Senior Associate, MRL Ventures
      • Gladys Nunez, Principal, Amgen Ventures
      • Jon Edwards, Ph.D., Partner, Medicxi
      • John Gustofson, Managing Director, Abbvie, Moderator
  • 6:30pm – 6:35pm – Georgia Bio Update
  • 6:35pm – 6:45pm – Tales from the Trenches: Venture Capital Trends
    • Sponsored by J.P. Morgan Private Bank
      • Lou Berneman, Founding Partner, Osage University Partners
  • 6:45pm – 8:30pm – Gala Reception
    • Sponsored by Kilpatrick Townsend
  • 7:30pm – 9:30pm – Investor Dinner (invitation only)
    • Sponsored by SCRA, GrayRobinson, and Carta

Thursday, November 7, 2019

  • 7:00am – 12:00pm – Registration
  • 7:00am – 9:00am – Breakfast
  • 8:00am – 6:00pm – SEBIO Connect (see SEBIO Connect app for location)
    • Sponsored by Finnegan
  • 8:00am – 9:00am – Biotech/Pharma Panel Breakfast
    • Sponsored by UF Innovate
      • Antios Therapeutics: A Fireside Chat
        • Abel De La Rosa, PhD, CEO, Antios Therapeutics
        • Gerry Brunk, Managing Director, Lumira Ventures, Moderator
  • 8:00am – 9:00am – Diagnostics/Medtech Panel Breakfast
    • Sponsored by Davis Malm & D’Agostine, P.C.
      • Confluence: Devices, Diagnostics & Data Merging
        • Joe Cook, III, Managing Director, Mountain Group Partners
        • Ron Lattanze, CEO, Lucerno Dynamics
        • Brent Bellows, PhD, Esq, Partner, Knowles Intellectual Property Strategies
  • 9:00am – 9:15am – Break
  • 9:15am – 9:20am – NC Bio Update
  • 9:20am – 9:35am – Tales From the Road
    • Sponsored by Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
      • Andrew Krouse, Entrepreneur-in-Residence, UVA Licensing & Ventures
  • 9:35am – 9:40am – Life Science Tennessee Update
  • 9:40am – 10:40am – Early Stage Competition
    • Sponsored by Wyrick Robbins
      • Mike Dial, PhD, Partner, Hatteras Venture Partners
      • Doug Gooding, Business Advisor, Technical Specialist, Knowles Intellectual Property Strategies
  • 10:40am – 10:45am – Virginia Bio Update
  • 10:45am – 11:15am – Break
  • 11:15am – 11:20am – BioAlabama Update
  • 11:20am – 12:20pm – Women in Life Sciences Panel
    • Sponsored by McDonnell Boehnen
      • Sue Washer, President & CEO, AGTC, Moderator
      • Heather Behanna, PhD, Principal, SR One
      • Cynthia Collins, CEO, Editas Medicine
      • Carol Schafer, Managing Partner, Hyphen Advisors, LLC
  • 12:20pm – 1:30pm – Awards & Lunch
  • 1:30pm – 2:30pm – Keynote with Dessert & Coffee
    • Sponsored by TriNet
      • Dennis J. Purcell, Founder and Senior Advisor, Aisling Capital LLC
  • 2:30pm – 2:45pm – Break
  • 2:45pm – 2:50pm – SCBio Update
  • 2:50pm – 3:50pm – Vivex Biomedical: Tissue-Derived Biologic Therapies
    • 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 – 4:00pm – BioFlorida Update
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm – Wine Reception
    • Sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank