Biotech in 2022 and Beyond
Connect with the life sciences community in an outdoor setting! Take a tour of the SOVA Science District and Elevate spaces. Enjoy gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches & soup with beer from New English Brewing Company as part of your admission. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be available. We look forward to catching up with you.
Speed Networking by MilliporeSigma – Round I (4:15 – 4:30pm), Round II (4:45 – 5:00pm)
TOUR 4:30 – 5PM
FIRESIDE CHAT 5-5:30PM
DISCUSSION 5:30 – 6:30PM
San Diego offers fertile ground for growing startups and founders are flocking to the area. In this fireside chat with BioSapien CEO Dr. Khatija Ali, we’ll hear the story behind the development of the company’s novel MediChip technology. The MediChip 3D printed biodegradable mesh drug delivery platform holds great promise for the future of cancer treatment. In this discussion moderated by Shelley Briggs, Director of Biotechnology, Millipore, we’ll hear why San Diego is the place to take BioSapien to the next level.
Amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, the life sciences have contributed $48B to the San Diego economy. This dizzying growth is a boon to the area, and there are some clear winners at the end of the day. Yet, is this trajectory sustainable? Join us to explore what the life sciences could look like in 5 years with The City of San Diego. Learn how city planners are thinking about critical infrastructure to support job and population growth, lab space, water and affordable housing.