Managing Director, D.E. Shaw and Co., L.P.
Director, Silicon Flatirons Centers' Entrepreneurship Initiative
Founder, The Haul Company
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Some of the most successful CEOs and company founders in the industry will come together for a candid discussion on financing trends among life sciences startups. These premier speakers will share their insights in terms of funding trends, problems to avoid when raising capital, and who they would recommend partnering with in order to flourish. Panelists include Melinda Richter of Janssen Labs; Peter DiLaura of Second Genome; Paul Hastings of OncoMed Pharmaceuticals; Magda Marquet of Ajinomoto Althea; and Jay Shepard of Sofinnova Ventures. More information and online registration is here.