2012 Governor's Life Science Summit and Annual Meeting

Friday, October 26, 2012 (7:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

This special event will address Washington’s most critical legislative and economic priorities; yield insightful perspectives from leading biopharmaceutical, medical technology, and global health executives; and facilitate a discussion of the Life Science industry’s current challenges and coming opportunities locally, nationally and globally.

Both gubernatorial candidates, Rob McKenna and Jay Inslee, have confirmed their attendance. DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY to hear both major candidates for governor discuss their positions on Washington's life science sector.

7:00 a.m.                    Registration and Coffee with our Valued Sponsors
8:00 a.m. - Noon       Presentations and Panel Discussions

Register today!

Program Highlights: 

  • Washington’s legislative and economic priorities from Governor Christine Gregoire
  • A conversation with Gubernatorial candidates Jay Inslee and Rob McKenna
  • Life sciences in Washington state, a year in review from Chris Rivera, President, Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association
  • Moving from R&D to commercialization: building a biotechnology company in WA State from Clay Siegall, CEO, Seattle Genetics, Inc.
  • A global perspective on leading medical technology from Brian Webster, CEO, Physio-Control, Inc.  
  • The future of infectious disease innovation from H. Stewart Parker, CEO, Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI)
  • A distinguished panel discussion with a focus on Identification of future goals and objectives for continued growth and innovation in Washington’s life science industry

Registration fees:

(through Oct. 22) 
(Oct. 23 and later)









Thank You to our Pinnacle Sponsor:

Thank You to our Premier Sponsors:


© 2012 Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association

Powered by YourMembership.com