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Convention Veterans Putting the “Super” in Super Sessions

March 12, 2013
Featured in the BIO Buzz Center at last year’s Convention, two of our Super Session participants will once again join us to host a dynamic group of C-level industry thought leaders, sharing their perspectives on the current economic environment and major trends that will impact the future of the global industry.

Ernst & Young will present insights from their annual report which looks to measure the industry performance through key metrics such as financial results, venture capital, public markets, M&A, alliances and more. The Ernst & Young’s Beyond Borders Report 2013 Super Session will be moderated by Glen Giovannetti, Partner and Global Biotechnology Leader, Ernst & Young. Watch the 2012 BIO Buzz Center interview between Chris Morrison of InVivo as he discusses the 2012 Beyond Borders report with Glen Giovanetti.

Moderated by Glen Giovannetti, Partner and Global Biotechnology Leader, Ernst & Young and Gautam Jaggi, Senior Manager and Editor, Beyond Borders and Progressions, Ernst & Young, the Super Session will be held Tuesday, April 23rd, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Fareed Zakaria, CNN host, Editor-at-Large of TIME Magazine, Washington Post columnist, and New York Times bestselling author will again host the annual Scientific American Worldview Super Session. This Abbvie sponsored session will hear from a dynamic panel of international industry luminaries who plan to examine and discuss the future of global innovation.

The research team behind the 2012 Worldview report engaged in a lively discussion of the year’s finding at the BIO Buzz Center.

The 2013 Super Session will explore key themes from Scientific American’s annual biotechnology edition, featuring the Worldview Scorecard and fresh perspectives on international life science development.

At the opening of the Session, Zakaria will sit down with Dr. Trevor Mundel, President, Global Health Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  The Scientific American Worldview Super Session will be held Wednesday, April 24, 3:45 – 5:15 p.m.

To learn more about all of the Super Sessions at this year’s Convention, please visit here.