Healthcare Summit
7:30 – 8:30 Registration and Networking
8:30 – 8:35 Welcome
Bob Buderi, Founder and Editor in Chief, Xconomy
8:35 – 9:00 Genes, Dreams, Time Machines: Biotechnology and the Future of Modern Medicine
Kevin Kinsella, Avalon Ventures
9:00 – 9:25 Spotlight Chat: Making Cancer History
Ron DePinho
, MD Anderson
Robert Urban (moderator), Johnson and Johnson Innovation Center, Boston
9:25 – 10:05 The Healthcare Innovation Pipeline
Bobby Robbins, Texas Medical Center
Alan Gilbert, GE Healthymagination
Jim Rogers, Mayo Ventures
Angela Shah (moderator), Xconomy Texas
10:05 – 10:25 What it Takes to Build a Successful Biotech
John Mendlein, Atyr Pharma
10:25 – 10:50 Networking Break
10:50 – 11:20 Creating Billion-Dollar Healthtech Companies in the New World
Michael Greeley, Foundation Medical Partners
Jens Eckstein, SR One
11:20 – 11:50 New Views of the Consumer-Patient
Lynda Chin, MD Anderson
Lisa Maki, PokitDok
Dan Watkins (moderator), Mercury Fund
11:50 – 12:15 Wrap-Up Session: So What? Ideas and Interaction
Ed Saltzman, Defined Health
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