East/West CEO
Date: Location: Cost:
Jan 11 - 12, 2014 Four Seasons Hotel
757 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 633-3000

Starting at $1975

 

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Business Attire

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January 11, 2014

Time Agenda
10:00-11:00 am

Registration and Networking Brunch

11:00-11:30 am

Welcoming and Opening Remarks
Co-hosts: Mike Bonney, Michelle Dipp, Luc Dochez, Ashley Dombkowski, Chris Garabedian, Fred Hassan, William Lis, Gail Maderis, John Maraganore, Joel Marcus, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, John Mendlein, Susan Molineaux, Lonnie Moulder, Adelene Perkins, Richard Pops, David Pyott, George Scangos, Christoph Westphal

11:30-12:00 pm

Biotech and Pharma Perspectives on 2013
Colin Hill, GNS Healthcare; Brian Leuthner, Edge Therapeutics; Ellen Lubman, Kadmon; Asish Xavier, Johnson & Johnson
Moderator: Steve Sherwin, Verastem

12:00-12:30 pm

Private Company Structures and Perspectives
Barbara Fox, Avaxia Biologics; Jeff Hatfield, Vitae Pharmaceuticals; Russ Herndon, Hydra Biosciences; Jonathan Leff, Deerfield Management; Derek Small, Naurex
Moderator: Kurt Graves, Intarcia Therapeutics

12:30-1:00 pm

2013 Deal Structures: A Look Back
Doug Giordano
, Pfizer; Nina Kjellson, InterWest Partners; Monika Lessl, Bayer; Oleg Nodelman, EcoR1 Capital
Moderator: Leland Gershell, Tonix Pharmaceuticals

1:00-1:30 pm

West Coast Entrepreneurs
Martin Babler
, Principia Biopharma; Uli Hacksell, Acadia Pharmaceuticals; Bill Newell, Sutro Biopharma; Art Pappas, Pappas Ventures; Steve Worland, eFFECTOR Therapeutics
Moderator: Ashley Dombkowski, Bay City Capital

1:30-2:00 pm

Global Entrepreneurs: Biotech Building Beyond Borders
Adam Bruce, TikoMed; Eli de los Pinos, Aura Biosciences; Carl Firth, Aslan Pharmaceuticals; Shafique Virani, Roche
Moderator: Dan Grau, Heptares

2:00-2:30 pm

Networking Break

2:30-3:00 pm

How Things Have Changed in the Last Year for Innovation
Jakob Dupont
, OncoMed; Dan Koerwer, BIND Therapeutics; John Oyler, Beigene; Mina Sooch, ProNAi; Bryan Stuart, Civitas Therapeutics
Moderator: Robert Urban, Johnson & Johnson

3:00-3:20 pm

Moderated Keynote
Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Moderator: Ashley Dombkowski, Bay City Capital

3:20-3:50 pm

Trends in Private Financing: Where is the Money Coming From and Where is it Going?
Paul Enderle, BayCross Capital; David Fineman, KineMed; Jennifer Jarrett, Citigroup; Paul Lammers, Mirna Therapeutics; Lawson Macartney, Ambrx
Moderator: Matt Rossiter, Fenwick & West

3:50-4:20 pm

Healthcare Market Outlook: Predictions and Wishlists for 2014

Fred Hassan, Warburg Pincus; Michael Hayden, Teva; Peter Kellogg, Merck; Scott Koenig, MacroGenics
Moderator: Chris Garabedian, Sarepta

4:20-4:40 pm

Moderated Keynote
David Pyott
, Allergan
Moderator: Michelle Dipp, OvaScience

4:40-5:10 pm

Oncology is Hot: A Bellwether for Other Markets?
Carol Gallagher, eFFECTOR Therapeutics; Ramesh Kumar, Onconova; Sean McCarthy, CytomX; Jodie Morrison, Tokai; Jill Wahleithner, Wasatch Advisors
Moderator: Robert Forrester, Verastem

5:10-6:10 pm

Networking Cocktails
Co-hosts: Mike Bonney, Michelle Dipp, Luc Dochez, Ashley Dombkowski, Chris Garabedian, Fred Hassan, William Lis, Gail Maderis, John Maraganore, Joel Marcus, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Adelene Perkins, Richard Pops, David Pyott, George Scangos, Christoph Westphal

January 12, 2014

Time Agenda
7:00-7:45 am

Registration and Networking Breakfast

7:45-8:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Co-hosts: Kate Bingham, Mike Bonney, Michelle Dipp, Luc Dochez, Ashley Dombkowski, Chris Garabedian, Fred Hassan, William Lis, Gail Maderis, John Maraganore, Joel Marcus, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, John Mendlein, Susan Molineaux, Lonnie Moulder, Adelene Perkins, Richard Pops, David Pyott, George Scangos, Christoph Westphal

8:00-8:30 am

West Coast and European Investor and Angel Perspectives
Axel Bolte
, HBM Partners; Peter Hirth, Kolltan Pharmaceuticals; Jonathan Lim, Ignyta; Dayton Misfeldt, Bay City Capital; Liam Ratcliffe, New Leaf Venture Partners
Moderator: John Mendlein, aTyr Pharma

8:30-9:00 am

Tackling Cancer with Large Company Scale
Rafael Amado, GlaxoSmithKline; Pablo Cagnoni, Onyx Pharmaceuticals; Kinney Horn, Genentech; Anna Protopapas, Millennium
Moderator: Robert Forrester, Verastem

9:00-9:30 am

State of the Healthcare Industry: What are the Biggest Challenges Ahead?
Kate Bingham, SV Life Sciences; Mark Enyedy, Shire; Steve Holtzman, Biogen Idec; Steve Krognes, Genentech
Moderator: Jeff Jonker, Theravance

9:30-10:00 am

Building a Biotech: Innovative Business Models
Clayton Duncan, Accele Biopharma; Edward Lanphier, Sangamo Biosciences; Mike Martino, Ambit Biosciences; Susan Molineaux, Calithera Biosciences; Frank Stonebanks, Triphase Accelerator
Moderator: Steven Tregay, Forma Therapeutics

10:00-10:30 am

Midcap Biotech: Strategies For Success
Mathai Mammen, Theravance; Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Biocon Limited; Lonnie Moulder, TESARO; Ronald Renaud, Idenix Pharmaceuticals; Jason Rhodes, Epizyme
Moderator: John Maraganore, Alnylam

10:30-11:00 am

Networking Break

11:00-11:20 am

Moderated Keynote: Breaking Down the Silos – The Story of Teva R&D
Michael Hayden, Teva
Moderator: Sam Waksal, Kadmon

11:20-11:50 am

IPOs: 2013 Trends, 2014 Predictions
Ivan Bergstein, Stemline; Robert Gould, Epizyme; Nick Leschly, bluebird bio; William Lis, Portola; Scott Minick, BIND Therapeutics; Hans Schikan, Prosensa
Moderator: Effie Toshav, Fenwick & West

11:50-12:20 pm

Biotech Survival Guide: Going It Alone vs Partnering?
Gustav Christensen, Dyax; Andrew Gengos, ImmunoCellular Therapeutics; Paul Hastings, OncoMed; Kenneth Moch, Chimerix; Adelene Perkins, Infinity
Moderator: Arthur Tzianabos, OvaScience

12:20-1:00 pm

Networking Lunch
Co-hosts: Mike Bonney, Michelle Dipp, Luc Dochez, Ashley Dombkowski, Chris Garabedian, Fred Hassan, William Lis, Gail Maderis, John Maraganore, Joel Marcus, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Adelene Perkins, Richard Pops, David Pyott, George Scangos, Christoph Westphal

1:00-1:30 pm

Innovative Deals: Elements of Success
Ed Baxter, Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Tony Gibney, Leerink Swann; Stephen Sands, Lazard; Mark Simon, Torreya Partners; David Zarling, Colby Pharma
Moderator: Graham Robinson, Skadden

1:30-1:50 pm

Moderated Keynote: Life Science Tools
Marc Casper, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Moderator: Christoph Westphal, Verastem

1:50-2:20 pm

Approval and Reimbursement
Luc Dochez, Prosensa; Samantha Du, Sequoia Capital; Paul Higham, Immatics; Daniel Teper, IMMUNE Pharmaceuticals
Moderator: Helen Chen, L.E.K. Consulting

2:20-2:50 pm

Translational Efforts Between Academia and Industry: Are They Really Working?
Kees Been
, Lysosomal Therapeutics; Linda Grais, Ocera Therapeutics; Bill Harrington, Osage University Partners; Mary Lynne Hedley, TESARO; Carlos Paya, Immune Design; Sandy Williams, Gladstone Institutes
Moderator: Lisa Pieper, PIEPER|MORIARTY

2:50-3:20 pm

R&D Trends: Who is Filling Pharma’s Pipelines?
Chris Christoffersen, Morgenthaler Ventures; Bahija Jallal, MedImmune; Martin Mackay, Alexion; Patrick Verheyen, Johnson & Johnson; Klaus Wilgenbus, Boehringer Ingelheim
Moderator: Mike Luther, AMRI

3:20-3:50 pm

Life Sciences VC in 2014: Phoenix Rising?
Rich Aldrich, Longwood Fund; Bernard Davitian, Sanofi; Francesco De Rubertis, Index Ventures; David Donabedian, Abbvie; Stephen Knight, Fidelity Biosciences
Moderator: Ansbert Gadicke, MPM Capital

3:50-4:10 pm

Moderated Keynote
George Scangos
, Biogen Idec
Moderator: Joel Marcus, Alexandria Venture Investments

4:10-4:40 pm

From The Trenches: Commercialization Do’s and Don’ts
Safi Bahcall, Synta Pharma; Marc Beer, Aegerion; David-Alexandre Gros, Sanofi; Derrell Porter, Gilead; Clay Siegall, Seattle Genetics
Moderator: Matt Roden, UBS

4:40-5:00 pm

Moderated Keynote
Richard Pops, Alkermes
Moderator: Rob Perez, Cubist

5:00-5:30 pm

Large Biotech Perspectives
Deborah Dunsire, Envivo Pharmaceuticals; Richard Pops, Alkermes; David Pyott, Allergan; George Scangos, Biogen Idec
Moderator: Mike Bonney, Cubist

5:30-6:30 pm

Presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award and Cocktails
Presented by: George Scangos
, Biogen Idec; Henri Termeer, former Genzyme

Co-hosts: Mike Bonney, Michelle Dipp, Luc Dochez, Ashley Dombkowski, Chris Garabedian, Fred Hassan, William Lis, Gail Maderis, John Maraganore, Joel Marcus, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, John Mendlein, Lonnie Moulder, Adelene Perkins, Richard Pops, David Pyott, George Scangos, Christoph Westphal

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