WHENJune 04, 2011 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Date: Jun 04, 2011
Type: Association Events
Organizer: SABPA, SDCAA
Location: Hilton, San Diego/Del Mar
Source: SABPA

When:8:00 am 4:40 pm, Saturday, June 4 th , 2011Where:Hilton, San Diego/Del Mar (15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA92014)Website:http://www.sdbiopharma.org/2011/bio-index.htmRegistration:https://www.123signup.com/eventid=vprmg$30 per person online registration by June 3; $80 for onsite registration on June 4; $10 off any fees mentioned above for students and postdocs. The registration fee includes parking at the hotel, program brochure, continental breakfast, coffee break, and lunch.Organizers: Sino-American Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SABPA) San Diego Chinese American Association (SDCAA)Co-organizers:American Chemical Society, San Diego Section UCSD Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Services
[nggallery id=21]Written Report (Click Here)San Diego Bio-Pharma Conference is an annual event aimed at promoting life sciences organizations with emphasis on growth, technology and innovation. It is dedicated to educating and empowering the biotech and pharmaceutical community in Southern California . The theme of this years conference is Moving Forward.Program:8:00 am Continental Breakfast & Registration
8:45 am Welcome
9:00 amSession I. New Frontiers in Life Science
Jeffrey Kelly, Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
John Finn, CSO, Trius
Don Jones, VP, Business Development for Health & Life Sciences, Qualcomm
10:30 amCoffee Break
11:00 amSession II (Plenary Discussion). Sustainable Biotech Growth in San Diego
Joe Panetta, President and CEO, BIOCOM (Moderator)
Brent Jacobs, Senior Director, Cushman & Wakefield
Magda Marquet, Co-Chairman & Founder, Althea Technologies; Founder and co-Chair of Althea Dx
Pratik Shah, Partner, Thomas, McNerney & Partners
Keith Wilson, President and Chief Scientific Officer, Takeda San Diego
12:00 pmLuncheon1:30 pm
San Diego Bio-Pharma Achievement Award
Award Recipient: Paul Schimmel, Professor, The Scripps Research Institute

2:00 pmSession III. Drug Discovery in the current challenging climate
James Merson, SVP, Vaccine Research West at Pfizer
Neil Gibson, CSO, Regulus

3:00 pmCoffee Break3:30 pmSession IV (Plenary Discussion). Pharmaceutical Research and Development in China
Ian Wisenberg, Managing Director and Co-Founder, ChinaBio Capital Partners (Moderator)
Bill Piu Chan, President and CEO, Wincon Theracells Biotechnologies
Xifu Liu, President, Zensun USA, Inc
Joyce Peng, Marketing Director, BGI Americas
Xuehai Tan, CEO and founder of HD Biosciences

4:30 pmClosing remark