WIB Plenary Event at BIO Convention: "Pitch Perfect Challenge" -2017-06-19

Event Information
Event Name: 
WIB Plenary Event at BIO Convention: "Pitch Perfect Challenge"
Event Date: 
06/19/2017 - 7:30am
Event Location: 
Manchester Grand Hyatt, 1 Market Place,San Diego, CA 92101
Event Details
Event Type: 
Panel Discussions
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WIB Plenary Session, Monday Late Afternoon, June 19, 2017

Event: Plenary Event at BIO Convention: "Pitch Perfect Challenge"
Date and Time: Monday, June 19, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. PST
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt, 1 Market Place,San Diego, CA 92101
Fees: Member - $60 and Non Member - $90
Details and registration at http://womeninbio.org/eventdetails.aspx?EventId=31272
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Event Description
Inviting. Supporting. Succeeding.

Adjacent the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) International Convention, please join us for our signature annual WIB Plenary Event on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the beautiful Manchester Grand Hyatt from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
The evening will open with keynote speaker Carol Gallagher, Pharm.D, Partner of New Enterprise Associates, with a presentation discussing the investment landscape and an overview of fund-raising challenges and trends.
We then move into our Pitch Challenge where women leaders in the life sciences will deliver pitches and receive valuable feedback from top female investors on presentation and delivery. If you’re up for the Challenge, please apply here by Friday, April 28, 2017. Please complete the application and attach your slide deck in an email to Pitch@womeninbio.org. Participation Eligibility Criteria and Official Rules are listed in the application. Please note that we only review non-confidential materials.
The Pitch Challenge will be moderated by Simone Fishburn, BioCentury Innovations, and our prestigious panel of judges include:
• Nina Kjellson, Caanan Ventures
• Margarita Chavez, AbbVie Ventures
• Kristina Burow, ARCH Partners
• Heather Behanna, Sofinnova
• Marianne De Backer, Johnson & Johnson
• Carol Gallagher, NEA
As with all Women In Bio events, our Plenary Event encompasses an inviting and fun environment for networking as it brings together people from all corners of the life sciences industry, and spawns new career and business opportunities.
This event is not to be missed so register today!