Boston CEO
Date: Location: Cost:
Jun 4 - 5, 2014 Four Seasons Hotel
200 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 338-4400

Starting at $2100

 

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June 4, 2014

Time Agenda
8:00-9:15 am

Registration and Networking Breakfast

9:15-10:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Co-hosts: Marc Beer, Josh BogerMichelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Ansbert GadickeChris Garabedian, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri TermeerChristoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

10:00-10:30 am

2014 Biopharma: Trends To Watch
Bob Coughlin, MassBio and co-hosts: Doug Fambrough, Robert Forrester, Ansbert Gadicke, Carl Gordon, Kurt Graves, Tuan Ha-Ngoc, John Mendlein, Rick Winningham

10:30-10:45 am

Moderated Keynote
Robert Kaplan
, Harvard Business School
Moderator: Marc Kozin, L.E.K.

10:45-11:15 am

Networking Break

11:15-11:45 am

Novel Therapeutic Modalities: Successful Development Paths
Prabha Fernandes, Cempra; Adi Hoess, Affimed; Paul Lammers, Mirna Therapeutics; Dan Menichella, AGTC; Jeffrey Tong, Nora Therapeutics; Rob Wills, Johnson & Johnson 
Moderator: Lisa McKerracher, BioAxone BioSciences

11:45-12:15 pm

Product Launch Checklist of Essentials
Stephen Beckman
, Pharmaxis; Marc Beer, Aegerion; Kurt Graves, Intarcia Therapeutics; Tuan Ha-Ngoc, AVEO; Bill Heiden, AMAG Pharmaceuticals; David Meek, Endocyte; Sam Rasty, Shire
Moderator: Mike Luther, AMRI Global

12:15-1:00 pm

Networking Lunch
Co-hosts
: Marc Beer, Josh Boger, Michelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Doug Fambrough, Robert ForresterAnsbert Gadicke, Chris Garabedian, Carl Gordon, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri Termeer, Rick Winningham, Christoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

1:00-1:15 pm

Moderated Keynote
Sandra Fenwick, Boston Children's Hospital
Moderator: L.E.K.

1:15-1:45 pm

How Does Big Pharma Access Early-Stage Innovation
Jennifer Cermak, Flex Pharma; Bernard Davitian, Sanofi; Tim Harris, Biogen Idec; Phillippe Lopes-Fernandes, EMD Serono; Ivana Magovcevic-Liebisch, Teva Pharma
Moderator: Robert Urban, Johnson & Johnson

1:45-2:15 pm

How To Build Technology Value
Jean-Paul Castaigne, Angiochem; Elisabet de los Pinos, Aura Biosciences; Barbara Fox, Avaxia Biologics; Dan Grau, Heptares; Scott Minick, BIND Biosciences; Bill Newell, Sutro Biopharma
Moderator: Marc Rubenstein, Ropes & Gray LLP

2:15-2:30 pm

Moderated Keynote
Richard Pops
, Alkermes
Moderator: Chris Garabedian, Sarepta Therapeutics

2:30-3:00 pm

Networking Break 

3:00-3:30 pm

Industry-Wide Initiatives That Should Matter To You  
Glenn Batchelder
, Civitas Therapeutics; Carl Gordon, OrbiMed; JC Gutierrez-Ramos, Pfizer; Jonathan Leff, Deerfield; Jon Lewis, Ziopharm Oncology; John Maraganore, Alnylam
Moderator: Matthew Rossiter, Fenwick & West

3:30-4:00 pm

Trends In Personalized Medicine
Ron Ellis, Endocyte; Jim Geraghty, Third Rock Ventures; Art Krieg, Sarepta Therapeutics; John Mendlein, aTyr Pharma; Bruno Osterwalder, Merck KGA; David Pritchard, KaloBios Pharma; Saurabh Saha, BioMed Valley Discoveries
Moderator: Michael Schuster, Fenwick & West

4:00-4:30 pm

Accessing Emerging Markets
Friedhelm Blobel
, SciClone; Deborah Dunsire, Envivo Pharma; Richard Eglen, Corning Life Sciences; Carl Firth, Aslan Pharma; Barry Greene, Alnylam; Mark Leuchtenberger, Acusphere; Bill Lis, Portola
Moderator: Philip Ross, J.P. Morgan

4:30-5:00 pm

2014 Healthcare Market Outlook
Jay Galeota
, Merck; Jennifer Jarrett, Citigroup; Cynthia LaConte, Dohmen Life Science Services; Kemal Malik, Bayer; Michael Rosenblatt, Merck
Moderator: Chris Otey, Alexandria Venture Investments

5:00-5:15 pm

Moderated Keynote
Kemal Malik, Bayer
Moderator: Christoph Westphal, Verastem

5:15-6:00 pm

Cocktails and Appetizers
Co-hosts: Marc Beer, Josh Boger, Michelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Doug Fambrough, Robert ForresterAnsbert Gadicke, Chris Garabedian, Carl Gordon, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri Termeer, Rick Winningham, Christoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

June 5, 2014

Time Agenda
7:45-8:15 am

Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:15-9:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Co-hosts: Marc Beer, Josh Boger, Michelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Doug Fambrough, Robert ForresterAnsbert Gadicke, Chris Garabedian, Carl Gordon, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri Termeer, Rick Winningham, Christoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

9:00-9:30 am

Small Cap Biotech: Financing For The Long Run
Gil Beyen
, ERYTECH; Robert Forrester, Verastem; Justin Renz, Zalicus; Cliff Stocks, Theraclone; Daniel Teper, IMMUNE Pharmaceuticals
Moderator: Michelle Dipp, OvaScience

9:30-10:00 am

Putting Patients at the Center
John Crowley, Amicus Therapeutics; Robert Hershberg, VentiRx Pharma; Stan Lapidus, SynapDx; John McDonough, T2 Biosystems; Francois Nader, NPS Pharmaceuticals; Hannes Thor Smarason, NextCODE
Moderator: Neil Warma, Opexa Therapeutics

10:00-10:30 am

Mid Cap Biotech: Optionality in Deals
Mary Lynne Hedley, TESARO; Adelene Perkins, Infinity; Ronald Renaud, Idenix Pharmaceuticals; Rick Winningham, Theravance
Moderator: John Maraganore, Alnylam

10:30-11:15 am

Networking Break

11:15-11:45 am

Private Financing Trends
Eric Boutin, Flex Pharma; Francesco De Rubertis, Index Ventures; Stephen Knight, Fidelity Biosciences; Michael Weinmann, Capital Royalty
Moderator: Bill Whelan, Mintz Levin

11:45-12:15 pm

Alternative Business Models in Biotech
Punit Dhillon, OncoSec Medical; Jeff Hatfield, Vitae Pharmaceuticals; Jeff Jonker, Theravance; Shane Kovacs, PTC Therapeutics; Werner Lanthaler; Evotec
Moderator: Dennis Purcell, Aisling Capital

12:15-1:00 pm

Networking Lunch
Co-hosts: Marc Beer, Josh Boger, Michelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Doug Fambrough, Robert ForresterAnsbert Gadicke, Chris Garabedian, Carl Gordon, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri Termeer, Rick Winningham, Christoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

1:00-1:30 pm

Academia and Biotech in Drug Discovery and Development
Al Beardsley, Galera Therapeutics; Peter Blume-Jensen; Metamark Genetics; Margaret Lee, Zalicus; Derek Small, Naurex; Peter Sorger, Harvard Medical School; Steve Tregay, Forma Therapeutics
Moderator: Roger Tung, Concert Pharmaceuticals

1:30-2:00 pm

Innovative Deal Structures
Jim Dolan, former Purdue Pharma; Jens Eckstein, SR One; Wael Fayad, Forest Labs; Rob McDonald, McGladrey; James O'Mara, Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
Moderator: Graham Robinson, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

2:00-2:30 pm

IPOs: Historical Trends, Future Predictions
Doug Fambrough, Dicerna; Nick Leschly, bluebird; Jay Luly, Enanta, Guy Macdonald, Tetraphase; David Schechner, R.W. Baird; David Schenkein, Agios
Moderator: Shalini Sharp, Ultragenyx

2:30-3:00 pm

Networking Break

3:00-3:30 pm

Life Sciences Venture Capital
Rich Aldrich, Longwood Fund; Bill Harrington, Osage University Partners; Bob More, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Moderator: Michael Hanewich, Silicon Valley Bank

3:30-4:00 pm

Innovation, Capital Markets, and the Future
Joe Ferra, JMP Securities; Maxine Gowen, Trevena; Brian Halak, Domain Associates; Volker Pfahlert, numares; Matt Roden, UBS; Joseph Yanchik, Aileron Therapeutics
Moderator: Kenneth Moch, Chimerix

4:00-4:45 pm

Large Biopharma: Interacting with Payors
Deborah Dunsire, Envivo Pharma; Perry Karsen, Celgene; David Meeker, Genzyme; Richard Pops, Alkermes; Harald Stock
Moderator: John Westwood, L.E.K. Consulting

4:45-5:00 pm

Closing Remarks and Presentation of 2014 Boston CEO Lifetime Achievement Award
Past Award Winners: 2013 Deborah Dunsire, 2012 Mark Levin, 2011 Josh Bogner, 2010 Henri Termeer

5:00-6:00 pm

Cocktails and Appetizers
Co-hosts: Marc Beer, Josh Boger, Michelle Dipp, Deborah Dunsire, Doug Fambrough, Robert ForresterAnsbert Gadicke, Chris Garabedian, Carl Gordon, Perry Karsen, William Lis, John Maraganore, David Meeker, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Bruno OsterwalderAdelene Perkins, Richard Pops, Henri Termeer, Rick Winningham, Christoph Westphal, Joseph Yanchik

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