HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES SYMPOSIUM
Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Boston
The University of Chicago Alumni Association
May 9, 2018: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Learn about the healthcare and life sciences ecosystem with your Chicago Booth and UChicago colleagues at the 2018 Healthcare and Life Sciences Symposium.
Marriott Residence Inn Boston Cambridge (Kendall Square)
120 Broadway, Six Cambridge Center
Before April 27th:
Current UChicago and Booth Students - $30
UChicago and Booth Alumni - $40
Other - $50
After April 27th:
Current UChicago and Booth Students - $35
UChicago and Booth Alumni - $45
Other - $55
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM: Registration opens
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM: Panel Discussion and Q&A
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM: Networking
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM: Keynote speaker
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM: Cocktail Hour & Networking
David Ijaz, '03
Please note the cocktail reception will take place at:
350 Third St.
Cambridge, MA 02142
Come join other Chicago Booth and University of Chicago alumni to learn about the healthcare and life sciences industry.
The event will include:
2018 THEME - REDUCE RISK WITH INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
KEYNOTE ADDRESS – HEALTH AND SPORTS: BRAIN TRAUMA
Fireside Chat with Anne B. Young, MD, PhD, former Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Distinguished Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.
Mark R. Fitzgerald, JD '96, MBA '96, Partner, Corporate and Securities, Boston office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Mark focuses on the representation of public and private growth companies in the life sciences, technology, and national defense sectors at every stage of their development.
PANEL DISCUSSION - INTEGRATED AND SYSTEMIC MANAGEMENT INNOVATIONS
- Moderator: David Ijaz, AB'97, MBA'03, President – Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Boston, Board Member – UChicago Alumni Club of Boston
- Panelists: Kathy Morrissey, MBA'98, Partner and Co-founder strategy2market & Faculty Coach for the New Product Development Lab course at the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business; Christopher Eklund, Managing Director, J.W. Childs Associates – Venture Capital; Eliot Jekowsky, PhD, MD, MBA, Medical Director, Policy and Program Implementation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.
NETWORKING COCKTAIL HOUR - Za Restaurant, 350 Third St, Cambridge, MA 02142