Driving Life Science Innovation in a Turbulent Global Economy
June 9, 2009: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join the Chicago Booth, Kellogg, and Stanford GSB Alumni Clubs of the San Francisco Bay Area for a panel discussion on life science innovation in a turbulent global economy.
Mission Bay Biotech Conference Center
500 Terry Francois Street
San Francisco, California
$25 for Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area, University of Chicago Alumni, & Partners
6:00 PM-6:45 PM: Networking and Light Refreshments
6:45 PM-8:00 PM: Panel & Q&A
Our panelists will engage in a discussion on the opportunities and challenges associated with innovating in the current economy. Topics of conversation will include the changing markets and the global nature of innovation, how the current financial climate is affecting life science companies, the role of policies and regulation, and future trends in life science innovation.
John Batty '82 (Panelist)
Chief Financial Officer, Affymetrix
Scott Minick (Panelist)
Managing Director, ARCH Venture Partners
ARCH Venture Partners was founded by the University of Chicago in 1986.
Lisa Earnhardt (Panelist)
Martin Babler (Panelist)
CEO, Talima Therapeutics
Russell Ivanhoe, MD '82, MBA '02 (Moderator)
Chief Medical Officer, Paracor Medical