Oct. 26 Friday
Eighth Annual Biosciences Forum
Friday, October 26, 2012
7:00 - 12:00PM North Carolina Biotechnology Center Auditorium
The Eighth Annual Biosciences Forum presents a series of speakers who provide insight into challenges and opportunities in today's dynamic biosciences community.
7:00 AM | Registration and Refreshments
8:00 AM | Opening Remarks
8:30 AM | Paul Huckle, Ph.D., Chief Regulatory Officer and Senior Vice President of Global Regulatory Affairs | GlaxoSmithKline | Topic: Transforming Big Pharma R&D
9:15 AM | Cynthia Pritchard, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer | Biotechnology Transfer, LLC | Topic: Medical "Combination Product" Trends and Regulatory Challenges
10:00 AM | Break & Poster Viewing Session | NC State Poole College's Jenkins MBA Biosciences Management Student Project Summaries and NC State College of Agriculture and Life Science's MMB Student Project Summaries
10:45 AM | Don Bradley, MD, Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer | Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina | Topic: Ready, Shoot, Triple Aim: What We Need To Do in Health Care
11:30 AM | Dr. Richard Kouri, Professor of Practice and Director, Biosciences Management Initiative | NC State Poole College of Management and Jenkins Graduate School | Creating Bioscience Market and Technology Maps
Poole College and the BioSciences Management Initiative apprciates the support of our sponsors for this event.
* North Carolina Biotechnology Center | Co-Host
* Cempra | Gold Sponsor
* Eisai | Gold Sponsor
* Bioventus | Sponsor
Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Dr. Richard Kouri for details.