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2nd Annual Innovation Excellence for Life Sciences

Challenging the Innovation Approach to (Re)Energize Projects and People, Pushing the Possibilities of Landmark Discoveries

Dates to be confirmed
Boston, MA, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

2nd Annual Innovation Excellence for Life Sciences

By attending the 2nd Annual Innovation Excellence for Life Sciences Conference, delegates will receive practical knowledge and tangible insights from  leading innovation, R&D, corporate development and strategic alliance professionals on how to institute internal frameworks that foster cross-lateral participation in innovation, allocate resources to projects presenting the most potential, and establish effective partnerships with external groups.


Key Topics

  • Localize internal thought leaders to champion innovation expansion throughout the ranks
  • Systematize innovation to activate ideas and readily formulate development plans
  • Establish alternative partnerships to maximize cross-industry collaborations and achieve varied insights
  • Question current methods to change industry perception of innovation and implant pathways for disruptive innovation
  • Power greater innovation participation through the use of advanced data analytics
  • Previous Attendees Include

    US Food and Drug Administration, Johnson & Johnson, GE Electric Company, AstraZeneca, Wipro Technologies, Philips Healthcare, Integra LifeSciences, Covidien, Zimmer Dental, Abbott Laboratories Inc., Shire Pharmaceutical, Merit Medical Systems, St. Jude Medical, Stryker Instruments, Bayer Healthcare, Janssen Pharmaceutical, Eli Lilly and Company, Medtronic Inc., Boston Scientific, Baxter International

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    Event Sponsors
    The Inovo Group
    The Inovo Group
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    PA Consulting Group
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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Laura Whitsitt
    Senior Vice President, Research & Development Orthopedics
    Smith & Nephew

    Justin Wright
    Vice President, Drug Delivery Innovation, DDR&D Technology
    Eli Lilly and Company

    Sam O’Connor
    Executive Director and Head of Operations & Portfolio Management

    Jane Rhodes, PhD MBA
    Senior Director New Initiatives, Value Based Medicine

    Rae Ann Cook
    Sr. Director, Strategy, Insights & Innovation
    Johnson & Johnson

    Mark Booth
    Head, Innovation and Strategy Realization
    Orexigen Therapeutics

    Dan Wolf
    Senior Director, Strategy and Business Development

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Fantastic forum with many innovative thought leaders in various medical device, pharma, and biotech industries.” - Edwards Life Sciences
    • “Very informative and interesting. I’m very impressed with the knowledge of the speakers.” – Allergan
    • “Diverse, well organized presentations by experienced people.” - AbbVie
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Amanda Pink

    NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago
    Chicago, IL 60611

    312-540-3000 Ext: 6310
    Fax: 312-540-3000 Ext: 6327