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Indiana Life Sciences Summit 2013
JW Marriott, Indianapolis


Monday, Oct. 216:00 – 8:00 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

8:30 a.m.

8:45 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

10:45 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

12: 15 – 1:15 p.m.

1:15 – 2:45

2:45 – 3:00

Lilly and Cook Medical Present: Life Sciences Networking Reception

Announcement of winners of the BioCrossroads New Venture Competition presented by Krieg DeVault

Master of Ceremonies: Dan Peterson, Vice President of Government and Industry Affairs, Cook Group

Keynote address: The Politics of Innovation in Healthcare
Mark McClellan, Brookings Institution Senior Fellow; Former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration; Former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Indiana’s Answers to the Politics of Innovation in Healthcare
Moderator: David Bowen, PhD, Executive Vice President/Global Lead, Healthcare, Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Steve Ferguson, Chairman, Cook Group
Sam Nussbaum, Executive Vice President, Clinical Health Policy/Chief Medical Officer WellPoint
Jon Serbousek, President, Biomet Biologics
Alan Wright,  Chief Medical Officer, Roche Diagnostics


The Indiana Biosciences Research Institute: A Collaboration to Innovate Smarter, Faster and Better
Moderator: Gerry Dick, President and Managing Editor, Grow INdiana Ventures / Host and Creator of Inside Indiana Business with Gerry Dick
Brian Bosma, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Indiana House of Representatives
Darren Carroll, Vice President of Corporate Development, Eli Lilly and Company
Dan Evans, President and CEO, Indiana University Health
David Johnson, President and CEO, BioCrossroads and Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
Marietta HarrisonAssociate Vice President for Research, Purdue University
Walt Plosila, Senior Advisor, Battelle
William Stephan, Vice President for Engagement, Indiana University
Ryan Streeter, Senior Policy Director, Indiana Governor Mike Pence
Adam Thies, Director, Department of Metropolitan Development, City of Indianapolis
D. Ry Wagner, Global New Ventures and Technology Leader, Dow AgroSciences

Presentation of Watanabe Life Sciences Champion of the Year Award


Weathering the Capital Crunch:  Life Sciences Funding Opportunities and Challenges
Moderator: Nicholas Galakatos, Managing Director, Clarus Ventures
Aaron Davidson, Managing Director, H.I.G. BioVentures
John Diekman, Founder and Managing Partner, 5AM Ventures
Jan Garfinkle, Founder and Managing Director, Arboretum Ventures
David Milne, Managing Partner, SV Life Sciences

Dan Peterson

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