MassBio Annual Meeting
Thursday, March 14 – Friday, March 15 2013
Location: Royal Sonesta Hotel, 40 Edwin Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA
JUST ANNOUNCED: John Crowley, Chairman & CEO of Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. and FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg will deliver Keynote Addresses
Science Track Sessions:
Personalized Medicine & Companion Diagnostics
Oncology: Where are the Future Opportunities?
Antibody Drug Conjugates
Business Track Sessions:
What Does Pharma Really Want? External R&D
Healthcare Reimbursement Strategies
The Future of Biosimilars
Rare Disease Therapies: Is the Current Payer Model Sustainable?
Antibiotics, Anti-infective, & Anti-Virals from a Business Perspective
Research Resource Sharing: Challenges & Opportunities
Overcoming Barriers in Translational Drug Development
And don’t miss the:
- Awards Luncheon featuring recipients of the Henri Termeer Innovative Leadership Award and the Joshua Boger Innovative School of the Year Award
- Leading Impact Award Presentation
- Annual State of MassBio Address & Board Elections
- Poster competition
- And much more!
2012 MassBio Annual Meeting Attendees:
By Organization Type: 45% Pharma/Biotechnology; 28% Academic Institutions; 26% Service Providers
By Industry: 69% Drug Development; 13% Research Products and Instrumentation; 12% Contract Research and Manufacturing; 13% Other (Human Diagnostic Development, Medical Device, etc.)
By Title: 22% Top Management (CEO, CSO, President); 40% Sr. Management (Director, VP); 38% Middle Management/Other
Why should your organization be there?
Biotech companies: Engage in thoughtful panel discussions, networking activities and presentation opportunities with potential collaborators.
Pharma companies: Forge relationships with academia, disease foundations and biotech companies.
Disease foundations: Form partnerships with biotech and Pharma companies around programs addressing your patient constituencies; meet with leading academicians in your therapeutic space.
Venture capitalists: See groundbreaking technologies during our poster presentation.
Corporate strategists: Meet leaders of companies useful to your strategies for pipeline growth.
Academic Medical Centers: You are the engines of innovation! Come meet your future industrial collaborators. Meet biotech and pharma companies. They want to meet you!
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Elizabeth.Steele@massbio.org for more information.