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Past Events: San Francisco 2014

November 10-11, 2014
Hyatt Regency San Francisco

 

Produced by Life Science Leader, Biocom, BayBio
Supported by Outsourced Pharma, Life Science Training Institute, Rondaxe, Life Sciences Foundation

 

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Signage at San Francisco 2014
Networking at San Francisco 2014

  • Sponsors

     

    3M Drug Delivery Systems Division
    Integrated Project Services (IPS)
    Science Exchange

    Exhibiting sponsors:
    AAIPharma Services Crop.
    Advantar Laboratories, Inc.
    Althea, Inc.
    AMRI
    Ash Stevens Inc
    BayBio
    Biocom
    Boehringer Ingelheim
    Catalent Pharma Solutions
    CCL Label
    Charles River Laboratories
    CMC Biologics
    Coldstream Laboratories Inc
    Cook Pharmica
    Flamma S.p.A
    GlaxoSmithKline
    Hetero
    Hospira One to One
    Irvine Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
    Life Science Training Institute
    Life Sciences Foundation
    Lonza Biologics
    Lyophilization Technology, Inc
    Metrics, Inc.
    Paragon Bioservices, Inc
    Patheon
    PCI Synthesis
    PCI, Packaging Coordinators, Inc.
    PharmaCore
    Pharmatech Associates
    Piramal Healthcare
    Recipharm AB
    Rondaxe
    Ropack
    Rottendorf Pharma
    Samsung BioLogics Co. Ltd.
    SANOFI CEPiA
    SGS Life Science Services
    Sherpa Clinical Packaging
    Therapure BioManufacturing
    Walker Barrier Systems
    WellSpring Pharma Services

     

  • Speakers

     

    Althea | David Enloe, President and CEO
    Amunix | Ulrich Ernst, SVP Manufacturing and Quality Operations
    AstraZeneca; MedImmune | Andy Skibo, RVP Supply Biologics, Global Eng.; EVP Operations
    Bayer HealthCare | Christopher Haskell, Head US Science Hub
    Canaan Partners | Julie Papanek, Principal
    Carroll Pharma Consulting | Frank Carroll, Principal
    CMC Biologics | Bob Munday, VP Technical Operations
    Cooley LLP | Glen Sato, Partner
    Depomed | Gerd Kochendoerfer, VP Technical Development and Quality
    DiCE Molecules | Kevin Judice, CEO
    FAI Testing Services | Jon Crate, President and Chief Technical Officer
    Genzum Life Sciences | Chris Achar, CEO
    Inovio Pharmaceuticals | E.J. Brandreth, VP Quality
    Integrated Project Services (IPS) | Chuck Stock, SVP of Compliance and Principal
    InterMune | James Henshilwood, Sr. Director API Process Development and Manufacturing
    Johnson & Johnson | Courtney Billington, VP Global Pharmaceutical Supply Chain
    JZMed, Inc.| Jim Zhang, President and Managing Director
    Life Science Leader | Wayne Koberstein, Executive Editor
    Medivation | Joe Guiles, Director of Process Chemistry
    Merck | Bob Kanuga, VP External Manufacturing
    Metrics Contract Services | John Ross, EVP
    Neuland Laboratories | Saharsh Davuluri, Director and President of Contract Research
    Novo Ventures | Tiba Aynechi, Principal
    Pernix Therapeutics | Terry Novak, COO
    Pfizer | Firelli Alonso-Caplen, Senior Director Biotherapeutics & Vaccines Outsourcing
    Pharmatech Associates, Inc. | Bikash Chatterjee, President and Chief Scientific Officer
    Pharmatek | Timothy Scott, President
    Rondaxe | Brian James, VP Operations
    Rondaxe | Kenton Shultis, CEO
    Sandoz | Michele Johnson, Director, Supplier Relationship Management
    Semnur Pharmaceuticals | Jaisim Shah, CEO and Board Member
    SGS Life Science Services | Fadia Alkhalil, VP Global Alliance and Partnerships
    Sutro Biopharma | Heidi Hoffmann, Senior Director Manufacturing
    Theravance Biopharma | Junning Lee, Senior VP Technical Operations
    Tocagen, Inc | Douglas Jolly, EVP Research & Pharmaceutical Development
    Versartis | Patrick Murphy, VP Manufacturing
    Vivo Capital | Mahendra Shah, Venture Partner
    Xcell Biosciences, Inc. | Brian Feth, CEO/Founder
    xCell Strategic Consulting | Peter Bigelow, President

     

  • Agenda

 

Monday 11/10/14

 

8:00 am

Registration opens
Exhibit hall opens, networking breakfast

 

9:15 am

A: Maximizing pharma partnerships

  • Christopher Haskell, Head US Science Hub | Bayer Healthcare
  • Brian Feth, CEO/Founder | Xcell Biosciences, Inc.
  • Glen Sato, Partner, Cooley LLP
  • Jaisim Shah, CEO and Board Director | Semnur Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Moderated by Timothy Scott, President | Pharmatek

 

B: Qualifying CDMO capabilities & benchmarking your CDMOs performance

  • Firelli Alonso-Caplen, Senior Director Biotherapeutics & Vaccines Outsourcing | Pfizer
  • Joe Guiles, Director Process Chemistry | Medivation
  • Heidi Hoffmann, Senior Director Manufacturing | Sutro Biopharma
  • Junning Lee, SVP Technical Operations | Theravance Biopharma
  • Terry Novak, COO | Pernix Therapeutics
  • Moderated by Chuck Stock, SVP of Compliance and Principal | IPS

 

10:30 am

Networking refreshment break

Sponsored by IPS

 

11:00 am

A: Finding capital that matches your goals

  • Chris Achar, CEO | Genzum Life Sciences
  • Tiba Aynechi, Principal | Novo Ventures
  • Kevin Judice | Entrepreneur
  • Julie Papanek, Principal | Canaan Partners
  • Jaisim Shah, CEO and Board Director | Semnur Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Mahendra Shah, Venture Partner | Vivo Capital
  • Moderated by Wayne Koberstein, Executive Editor | Life Science Leader magazine

 

B: Matching a vendor to your stage of development

  • Firelli Alonso-Caplen, Senior Director Biotherapeutics & Vaccines Outsourcing | Pfizer
  • Jon Crate, President and CEO | FAI Testing Services
  • David Enloe, President and CEO | Althea
  • Joe Guiles, Director Process Chemistry | Medivation
  • Bob Munday, VP Technical Operations | CMC Biologics
  • Patrick Murphy, VP Manufacturing | Versartis
  • Moderated by John Ross, EVP | Metrics

 

12:15 pm

Networking lunch

 

1:15 pm

A: Beyond the start-up: Effective scaling strategies

  • Bikash Chatterjee, President and CSO | Pharmatech Associates
  • Douglas Jolly, EVP Research & Pharmaceutical Development | Tocagen
  • Kevin Judice | Entrepreneur
  • Moderated by Timothy Scott, President | Pharmatek

 

B: Building an internal outsourcing infrastructure

  • Michele Johnson, Director, Supplier Relationship Management | Sandoz
  • Bob Kanuga, VP External Manufacturing | Merck
  • Gerd Kochendoerfer, VP Technical Development & Quality | Depomed
  • Terry Novak, COO | Pernix Therapeutics
  • Moderated by Peter Bigelow, President | xCell Strategic Consulting

 

2:30 pm

Establishing and managing a balanced quality agreement

  • Courtney Billington, VP Global Pharmaceutical Supply Chain | Johnson & Johnson
  • E.J. Brandreth, VP Quality | Inovio Pharmaceuticals
  • Ulrich Ernst, SVP Manufacturing & Quality Operations | Amunix Pharmaceuticals
  • Brian James, VP Operations | Rondaxe
  • Moderated by John Ross, EVP | Metrics

 

4:00 pm

Taste of San Francisco & Craft Beer Tasting Reception

Sponsored by Science Exchange

 

6:00 pm

Day one concludes

 

 

Tuesday 11/11/14

 

8:00 am

Registration opens
Exhibit hall opens, networking breakfast

 

9:15 am

Supply chain planning/contingency planning best practices

  • Peter Bigelow, President | xCell Strategic Consulting
  • Frank Carroll, Principal | Carroll Pharma Consulting, LLC
  • James Henshilwood, Sr. Director API Process Development and Manufacturing | InterMune
  • Andy Skibo, EVP Operations and RVP | MedImmune and AstraZeneca
  • Moderated by Brian James, VP Operations | Rondaxe

 

10:30 am

Networking refreshment break

Sponsored by 3M

 

11:00 am

Phase to phase scale-up strategies

  • Ulrich Ernst, SVP Manufacturing & Quality Operations | Amunix Pharmaceuticals
  • James Henshilwood, Sr. Director API Process Development and Manufacturing | InterMune
  • Patrick Murphy, VP Manufacturing | Versartis
  • Moderated by Bikash Chatterjee, President and CSO | Pharmatech Associates

 

12:15 pm

Networking lunch

 

1:15 pm

Asia pacific market update & choosing international partners

  • Fadia Alkhalil, VP Global Alliance and Partnerships | SGS Life Science Services
  • Saharsh Davuluri, Director & President of Contract Research | Neuland Laboratories
  • Junning Lee, SVP Technical Operations | Theravance
  • Jim Zhang, President and Managing Director | JZMed
  • Moderated by Kenton Shultis, CEO | Rondaxe

 

1:30 pm

Exhibit hall closes

 

2:30 pm

Conference concludes