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The 2017 Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum agenda follows, or, you can download a PDF version of the 2017 Agenda.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

  • 9:00am – 6:00pm– SEBIO Connect (see event app for appointment times and locations)
  • 2:00pm – 5:00pm – Early Stage mentoring
  • 6:30pm – 8:00pm – Kick-Off Reception

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

  • 6:30am – 7:30am – 5K Run
  • 8:00am – 9:00am
    • Biotech/Pharma Breakfast
      • Regenerative Medicine Panel
        • Dr. Anthony Atala, Director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine
        • Dr. David Ayares, CEO, Revivicor
        • Dr. Robert Guldberg, Executive Director, Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Georgia Tech
        • Dr. Brent R. Bellows, Partner, Knowles Intellectual Property Strategies, Moderator
  • 8:00am – 9:00am
    • Medical Device Breakfast
      • Navigating the Changing Regulatory Environment for Devices: What Will Investors Fund?
        • Dr. Beverly Lorell, Regulatory Consultant, King & Spalding
        • Bill Murray, President & CEO, Medical Device Innovation Consortium
        • Dr. William Walker, Director of Engineering Entrepreneurial Ventures, Duke University and Co-Founder, HemoSonics and PocketSonics
        • Cynthia Clark, President, ibiliti, Moderator
  • 8:00am– 6:00pm – SEBIO Connect (see event app for appointment times and locations)
  • 9:00am – 12:00pm – Corporate Partnering Event
    • 9:00am – Introduction to Eli Lilly & External Innovation Overview
    • 9:30am – Eli Lilly Specific Areas of Interest & Partnering Opportunities
      • David E. Moller, Neuroscience, Immunology, Diabetes and Diabetes-Related Complications, Devices, Delivery and Connected Care, Chorus
      • Sharon E. Semones, Drug Discovery
      • Bruce E. Taillon, Animal Health
      • Dr. Tingting Zhang-Kharas, Oncology
    • 10:30am – Breakout Areas Lead by Eli Lilly Representatives
      • Oncology – Tingting Zhang-Kharas, Stephen J. Curtis
      • Neurosciences/Immunology – Kathryn L. McCabe
      • Diabetes and Diabetes-Related Complications/Alternative Funding Programs – David E. Moller
      • Discovery Chemistry/Technologies/Academic Relationships – Sharon E. Semones, Dr. Linda Rorick-Kehn
      • ELANCO – Bruce E. Taillon
  • 12:00pm – 1:30pm – Luncheon Keynote & Awards
    • Keynote Address – Nathaniel (Ned) David, Ph.D., President, UNITY Biotechnology – Dispatches from the Frontiers of Biotechnology
  • 1:30pm – 2:15pm – Main Stage Panel One
    • Innovation and Investing: Trends in AgBio
      • Derek Norman, Head of Corporate Venture Capital, Syngenta
      • Dr. Kelly Smith, Director of Microbials Development, AgBiome
      • Dr. Ken Woody, President, Innova Memphis
      • John Dombrosky, CEO, AgTech Accelerator Corp., Moderator
  • 2:15pm – 2:45pm – Main Stage Company Presentations
    • 2:15pm – Contego Medical
    • 2:25pm – Bantam Pharmeceuticals, LLC
    • 2:35pm – TearSolutions
  • 2:45pm – 3:15pm – Networking Break
  • 3:15pm – 4:00pm – Main Stage Panel Two
    • Healthcare IT Panel
      • H. Morgan Crafts, Scientific & Technology Programs, Life Sciences, Northrop Grumman
      • Dr. Ricardo Henao, Assistant Professor, Duke University
      • Mike Salvino, Operating Partner, Carrick Capital Partners, LLC, Moderator
  • 4:00pm – 4:30pm – Main Stage Company Presentations
    • 4:00 – Locus Biosciences
    • 4:10 – BlinkBio, Inc.
    • 4:20 – Bardy Diagnostics, Inc.
  • 4:30pm – 6:00pm – Early Stage Shootout
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm – Gala Reception

Thursday, November 16, 2017

  • 8:30am – 9:45am – Closing Breakfast & Panel
    • Angel Networks in the Southeast
      • Dr. Stephen MacDonald, Managing Director, Bio/Med Investor Network
      • John Glushik, Managing Director, Duke Angel Network
  • 9:45am – 11:00am Closing Keynote Panel
    • Venture Capital Panel
      • Peter Kolchinsky, Portfolio Manager and Managing Director, RA Capital Management, LLC
      • Josh Resnick, Partner, SV Health Investors
      • Clay Thorp, General Partner, Hatteras Venture Partners, Moderator
  • 1:00pm – 5:00pm – Golfing