Loading Events

« All Events

BioNJ’s CEO Summit

October 27

Industry’s New World Order and Implications for Innovation:
Unprecedented Challenges/Unparalleled Opportunities
With Insights from McKinsey & Company

October 27, 2017
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Bridgewater Marriot | 700 Commons Way | Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Click here for sponsorship opportunities

Join us for BioNJ’s Fifth Annual CEO SummitFriday, October 27, 2017 at the Bridgewater Marriott. The CEO Summit will bring together more than 300 life sciences C-suite leaders and their teams — representing a wide breadth of companies from early to late stage, as well as public, private, revenue and pre-revenue enterprises — for a full-day program focused on the opportunities and challenges facing the sector as it works to bring innovative medicines to market to address unmet medical needs.

Our unprecedented roster of speakers — all world-class leaders at the forefront of this vital topic — will deliver insights on fostering medical innovation amid continual change and uncertainty.

Mark Alles, CEO, Celgene Corporation
Albert Bourla, Group President, Pfizer Innovative Health, Pfizer Inc.
Matthias Evers, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Co.
Elizabeth Fowler, Ph.D., JD, Vice President, Global Health Policy, Johnson & Johnson
James Greenwood, President & CEO, Biotechnology Innovation Organization
Debbie Hart, President & CEO, BioNJ
Peter Keeling, CEO, Diaceutics
Thomas Kendris, President, Novartis Corp & US Country President
Clive Meanwell, M.D., Ph.D., CEO, The Medicines Company
Paris Panayiotopoulos, Former President & CEO, ARIAD Pharmaceuticals
Nitin Patel, Sr. Principal, QuintilesIMS Consulting
James Sapirstein, CEO, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals
Brent Saunders, Chairman & CEO, Allergan
Dr. David Horn Solomon, CEO, Akari Therapeutics
Plus, more!

Join fellow executives, investors, entrepreneurs, academics and other members of New Jersey’s robust life sciences community for a day of learning and networking. The dynamic list of topics includes:

  • An Industry Innovation Update
  • Innovation Threats and Opportunities
  • Addressing Affordability & Access to Protect Innovation
  • Innovation, Political Implications and the Journey to Market Access
  • Navigating the Unknown
  • The Patient Role and Innovation
  • Implications on the Regulatory Horizon
  • Where Does the Industry Need to Be and What Needs to Be Done?

Registration for the event is $595 for Members of BioNJ and affiliated organizations and $795 for future BioNJ Members. Contact Edie Esposito at EEsposito@BioNJ.org to learn about Sponsorship opportunities and place your company in the spotlight.

Thank You to Our Sponsors:


October 27


Bridgewater Mariott
700 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ United States
+ Google Map