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Virginia Bio Announces Conference Featuring Gov. McAuliffe

March 27, 2015
THRIVE_interior_headerVirginia Bio has announced that its bioscience centered THRiVE 2015 Conference will feature a Governor’s Forum on Bio and Big Data/Analytics.

"We are proud to present this opportunity for direct interaction with some of the most influential thought leaders in the bioscience industry."
Jeffrey M. Gallagher, CEO, Virginia Bio



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Virginia's own Governor Terry McAuliffe will be on hand, as will bioscience leaders from across the state and beyond – including companies, universities, research organizations, investors, entrepreneurs, policy makers, scientific and professional services firms – to help create the future of the industry.

The Governor’s Forum on Bio and Big Data/Analytics will show cutting-edge work now being done in Virginia, identify needs and reveal tremendous opportunities ahead with the goal of moving Virginia on a path to become a global leader in the field that is remaking bioscience and healthcare.

Hosted by Governor McAuliffe, the session also includes:

  • Jason Paragas, Deputy Director, Office of Mission Innovation at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  • Paul Wallace, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for Clinical Translation, Optum Labs, Cambridge, MA

  • Jon White, Acting Deputy National Coordinator, CMO, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)

  • Yihong Yao, Director and Head of Pharmacogenomics and Bioinformatics Group, MedImmune