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2017 Annual Gateway Gala Dinner

February 2, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Thursday, February 2, 2017, Hilton East Brunswick
Where the industry kicks off the New Year…
4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.    Networking Reception
                                              6:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.    Dinner, Networking, Innovator Awards and Keynote
             8:45 p.m.-9:45 p.m.    Dessert Networking Reception


When registering, BioNJ Members will need to log into our new on-line registration system. Your login is your email address and your defaulted (case sensitive) password is BioNJ2017. It is recommended that you change your password upon logging in for the first time.





Join us for all this and more as we celebrate New Jersey’s vibrant life sciences community at BioNJ’s Annual Gateway Gala & Innovation Celebration.


  • The presentation of the Dr. Sol J. Barer Award for Vision, Innovation and Leadership to Fred Hassan — respected industry leader in both small and large company environments, known for mentoring entrepreneurs who have become successful CEOs, guiding emerging companies through Board leadership and investing in promising entrepreneurs and biopharma companies
  • A Keynote by Patient, Patient advocate and media legend Joan Lunden who will speak about her personal battle with breast cancer and share a Patient’s perspective on treatment, the difficulties of navigating the healthcare system, the technology that helped her and the hard decisions a Patient has to make during the battle to save their life
  • The Innovator Awards honoring industry leaders who have reached significant
    milestones and companies with a footprint in New Jersey that have received a U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval in 2016
  • Fun networking with more than 750 biotechnology and pharmaceutical professionals, government officials, academic leaders and service providers

Click here to register now. Pricing is $425 for BioNJ Members and $570 for Future Members. Please contact Edie Esposito at EEsposito@BioNJ.org to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Thank You to Our Sponsors


February 2, 2017
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm


Hilton East Brunswick
3 Tower Center Boulevard
East Brunswick, NJ 08816 United States
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