WHENJune 17, 2017 - June 17, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
WHEREHilton Del Mar, 15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014
INFOSan Diego BioPharma Conference, the flagship event of SABPA, has witnessed the boom of the pharmaceuticals and biotechnology industry in one of the nation's premier innovation centers. This annual conference has been featuring some of the most respectful figures in the fields, from potential Nobel laureates and technologically disruptive inventors to entrepreneurs and multi-billion-dollar dealmakers. This year, we will also be celebrating the 15th anniversary of SABPA, which has become one of the most influential organizations in our industry in Southern California. Come and meet some of the visionary leaders and to network with your peers. Topics include the cutting-edge research on Immuno-Oncology, disruptive technologies, creative business models and strategies to succeed in the ever-changing global market. This is one of the biggest San Diego biotech events that you don't want to miss.
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16th San Diego BioPharma Conference

We are delighted to announce the recipient of 2017 San Diego Achievement Award

Craig Venter, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman – Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI), Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), Co-Founder, Executive Chairman and Co-Chief Scientist – Synthetic Genomics, Inc. (SGI)

Confirmed speakers:

Barry Sharpless, PhD W. M. Keck Professor of Chemistry, TSRI

Richard Geary, Ph.D., Sr. VP, Development, Ionis Pharmaceuticals

Jeffrey Stafford, PhD CEO & Founder, Jecure Therapeutics, Inc

Ming Guo, Ph.D. President & COO Ascentage Pharma

Greg Scott, Founder, ChinaBio® Group

Peng Chen, JD, PhD Partner, MoFo

Tong-Tong Xue, PhD CEO, Kelun-Biotech Biopharmaceutical Company and VP,Kelun Pharmaceutical Research Institute

Panel Discussion: BioPharma Outlook in the New Global Environment

Confirmed panelists:

Joe Panetta, MPH President & CEO, Biocom – The Life Science Association of CA

The California Life Science Community

Robert Popovian, Pharm. D. VP of US Government Relations, Pfizer

Lisa Haile, Ph.D., J.D. Partner & Co-Chair, Global Life Sciences Sector, DLA Piper

Daniel Kleeburg, Partner, Ernst & Young                    

Ming Guo, Ph.D. President & COO Ascentage Pharma

Greg Scott, Founder, ChinaBio® Group


$40 for general admission ($80 onsite)

$30 for postdocs/students ($60 onsite)

$100 1-on-1 Bio-Partnering with complimentary general admission   (registration closes on Jun 13th, 2017)

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Click here for conference brochure (speaker bio and abstract)

Pacific Bio-Partnering

Paralleled with Bio-Pharma Conference and Pacific Forum

Co-Organizers: SABPA, ChinaBio

SABPA Bio-Partnering  is a great platform to explore the opportunities of licensing, investment, fund raising, procurement and other collaboration deals.  It is designed for you to pre-arrange 1-on-1 face-to-face meetings with potential partners/investors by using the online tool Partnering360*. Participants can upload their profile to the platform, and send invitations to other participants.   Once the invitations are accepted, the 30 min private meetings will be arranged automatically.   Participants have access to pre-scheduled 1-on-1 meetings in designated meeting areas during the conference, as well as access to Partnering360 database all year round.   Bio-Partnering will be hosted at the same time and in the same venue with San Diego Bio-Pharma Conference (06/17/2017). See the link below for more details.


Who shall attend?

  • Entrepreneurs and executives from local biotech and pharmaceutical companies
  • Chinese pharmaceutical companies who are looking for collaboration opportunities
  • Investors from local firms or cross Pacific
  • Biotech or pharmaceutical service providers

Current and Previous Participating Organizations

How to participate?

  • Register SABPA Bio-Partnering event and San Diego Bio-Pharma Conference at Whova:https://whova.com/portal/registration/thsab_201703($100, complimentary admission to Bio-Pharma Conference included)
  • Receive a private Partnering360* account registration link sent by sent by Whova after you register
  • Access Partnering360 to enter your information, company profile and schedule meetings. Step-by-step instructions: https://www.sabpa.org/1on1instruction2017/
  • Check your Partnering360 account regularly for responses to your meeting scheduling
  • Please act early to allow enough time to pre-arrange meetings ( >2 weeks prior to the event date)

Need Help? For more information, please email: bio1on1@sabpa.org

* Partnering360 is a 3rd party (EBD Group) online software used to schedule meetings for SABPA Bio-Partnering.

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