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The Board Meeting on Biopharma Boardroom Diversity 2017 London

Building on the tremendous success of the Liftstream Annual Diversity Conference which we host in Boston, USA, the event will come to London for the first time in 2017, co-hosted with MedCity. This free-to-attend executive forum will discuss the issue of executive and board diversity in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors.

Event Schedule:

3.00pm - 3.30pm – Event Registration and Networking

3.30pm – 3.40pm – Welcoming Address

3.40pm – 4.00pm – Keynote Speaker
4.00pm – 4.30pm – Panel – Surveying the UK’s Diversity Landscape: Policies and Programmes
4.30pm – 4.45pm – Expert Presentation to the Board - Associate Prof. Isabel Fernanadez-Mateo - Strategy and Entrepreneurship - London Business School

4.45pm – 5.00pm – Coffee Break

5.00pm – 6.30pm – ‘The Board Meeting’ (main panel)

Under the direction of a Chairperson, a gender balanced board of leading industry executives will debate the value of diverse leadership. The board's agenda will tackle the most prominent questions in the three following areas:
• Leadership
• Investing, Venture, and Management 
• Boardroom Process and Governance

6.30pm – 7.30pm – Networking Reception and Close


Assoc. Prof. Isabel Fernandez-Mateo (London Business School), Denise Scots-Knight (CEO - Mereo BioPharma), Annalisa Jenkins (CEO - Dimension Therapeutics), 


The delegation is restricted to 200 people, so please register promptly to avoid disappointment. (All registrations will be subject to final approval) 

To register your interest to attend, please follow this link: REGISTER HERE


About MedCity:

MedCity is a collaboration between the Mayor of London and the region’s Academic Health Science Centres - Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, King’s Health Partners, UCL Partners and Oxford Academic Health Science Centre.
Launched in April 2014 to promote and grow the world-leading life sciences cluster of England’s greater south east, it is promoting life sciences investment, entrepreneurship and industry in the region by:
  • Providing a single front door and concierge service for industry and investors looking for partners, infrastructure and expertise
  • Facilitating and supporting collaboration across all parts of the sector to turn innovations into commercial products and services
  • Fostering an environment that supports and encourages entrepreneurialism
  • Raising awareness globally of the region’s rich life sciences ecosystem
It is supported by the Higher Education Funding Council for England, the Mayor of London and ERDF, and works with the region’s academic, research and NHS institutions, as well as local enterprise partnerships and the Mayor’s official promotional organisation London & Partners.

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