Tuesday, July 11
|4:00 pm||Arrival & Registration|
|6:00 pm||Biotech CEO Summit Welcome Reception|
Opening Remarks and Participant Introductions
Fireside Chat – The Purposeful CEO – Building a biotech that makes a difference
|7:45 pm||Networking Dinner Reception|
|10:00 pm||Conclusion of Opening Events|
Wednesday, July 12
Overview and Rules of Engagement
DISCUSSION 1: Setting the Strategic Direction—Are the Best Opportunities Aligned to Your “Reason for Being”
|9:45 am||Morning Break|
DISCUSSION 2: Strategic Direction and The Board—When and how do you engage them in strategic discussions?
DISCUSSION 3: Planning for approval and commercialization—Which steps are necessary and which are a waste of time and money?
|12:15 pm||Networking Lunch on the patio|
DISCUSSION 4: Maximizing returns – How do you balance your shareholder’s needs, patient access, perception of your company and perception of the industry?
DISCUSSION 5: Money – Which of the different flavors of capital for public and private companies is best for you? (Break out into two groups)
|3:15 pm||Afternoon Break|
|3:30 pm|| An unguarded conversation among CEOs & Friends – Embracing change
|4:15 pm||BIOTECH CEO SUMMIT GAMES|
|6:30 pm||WINE TASTING AND GALA DINNER AND AWARDS|
Thursday, July 13
DISCUSSION 6: Communications strategy– What is the right story for your company—and is the answer different depending on the audience?
DISCUSSION 7: Leading through adversity; it happens to every biotech CEO—Whom should you consult for guidance, and how should you prioritize your response?
DISCUSSION 8: Team development—Does the company’s early team have the diversity of backgrounds and perspectives for later success?
DISCUSSION 9: Board development—How do you prod your board toward adapting to new realities and get them in alignment with your vision?
|12:30 pm||Lunch on the patio|
DISCUSSION 10: Administrative change and the CEOs responsibilities—Policy changes can shake-up the landscape beyond imagination; when do you need to go beyond just staying informed?
DISCUSSION 11: Critical inflection points—How have you survived the make or break moments that led to success?
AN UNGUARDED CONVERSATION AMONG CEOS AND FRIENDS – The characteristics of a successful biotech CEO
|4:30 pm||CLOSING RECEPTION|