BIO Investor Forum

Oct 13-14, 2020・San Francisco, California

2019 Schedule at a Glance

Missed the 2019 BIO Investor Forum? Sign up for the Virtual Attendee Package and gain access to recorded video of 12 educational sessions, including panel discussions and fireside chats. 

Tuesday, October 22
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
7:00 AM - 7:55 AM  Networking Breakfast
7:20 AM - 5:30 PM Satellite Partnering Desk
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM  BIO One-on-One Partnering Meetings
8:30 AM - 4:55 PM  Company Presentations
8:30 AM - 9:40 AM The Next Wave of Cancer Treatments: Allogenic Cell Therapies and Other Pioneers
9:45 AM - 10:40 AM  Private Investors' Incubators for University-Sourced Ideas
10:45 AM - 11:40 AM  Gene Therapies: Pipelines Into A New Era for Patients
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Networking Lunch
12:30 PM - 12:45 PM Plenary - BIO's President and CEO Jim Greenwood presents a Policy Update
12:45 PM - 1:40 PM Plenary - Public Policy Outlook on Biotech Investment from China
2:00 PM - 2:55 PM Fireside Chat: Lon Cardon, PhD, Chief Scientific Strategy Officer, BioMarin
3:00 PM - 3:55 PM

Recruiting Talent to Meet Corporate Board Requirements and Representation Goals

4:00 PM - 4:55 PM View from the Board: Making an Acquisition Offer
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM  Opening Reception

Statement on Diversity

BIO is committed to workforce development, diversity, and inclusion, and incorporates these values into all aspects of BIO operations. Program development for BIO’s events will be considered in this light, with specific attention paid to speakers’ gender, race, ethnic background, sexual orientation, and gender identity, as well as their company’s focus, financing, geographic location, and size.  Diverse programming at BIO’s events allows BIO to remain a strong leader in efforts to ensure that the biotechnology industry can attract, develop, and retain a high-quality, globally competitive employee talent pool. Learn more about Workforce Development, Diversity, & Inclusion at BIO.