Structuring, Negotiating and Managing Life Sciences

Collaborative Agreements and Acquisitions

Maximizing Rewards in Your M&A, Licensing, Strategic Alliances and Partnering Deals

Monday, March 31 to Wednesday, April 02, 2014
The Carlton Hotel, New York, NY


Mary Catherine DiNunzio
Head of Global Patent Alliances
H. Lundbeck A/S
Jeffrey L. Wade
Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & CFO
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals


Robert Aboud
Of Counsel
Faber Daeufer & Itrato PC (Waltham, MA)
Anne Altmeyer, PhD, MBA, MPH
VP, Business Development & Licensing, Oncology
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Alane Barnes
VP General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Biocryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Durham, NC)
Benjamin Berkowitz
Foley & Lardner LLP
Steven B. Bernitz
SVP, Corporate Development
Synta Pharmaceuticals
David J. Dykeman
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Timothy Ehrlich
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigan LLP
Gillian M. Fenton
VP of Intellectual Property
Emergent Biosolutions Inc.
Seth Flaum
Senior Legal Director, Business Development
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Marino Garcia
Vice President, Global Business Development
Aptalis Pharma
Thomas F. Gillespie
Senior Counsel, Corporate and IP
Emergent BioSolutions
Adam H. Golden
Hogan Lovells
Daryn A. Grossman
Moderator of Panel: Timothy R. Howe
Vice President‚ Legal Affairs‚ General Counsel and Head‚ Aquisitions and Licensing Transactions
Sanofi Pasteur Inc.
John Hurvitz
Covington & Burling LLP
Ariel Jasie
Executive Director, Strategy & Operations – Research and Early Development
Celgene Corporation
Geoffrey Lin
Ropes & Gray (Shanghai)
Jane A. Massaro
Assistant General Counsel, Patent Department
Pfizer Inc.
Michael G. McCully
Chief Financial and Business Officer
Charleston Laboratories, Inc.
Jason Okazaki
Vice President, Corporate Legal
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Alan Paau
Executive Director & Vice Provost for Technology
Transfer & Economic Development Cornell Center for Technology Enterprise and Commercialization
Fahd M. Riaz
Morgan Lewis & Bockius L.L.P.
Aaron Schutzer
Intellectual Property Counsel
Emergent BioSolutions
Len S. Smith
Vice President and General Counsel
Heliae Development, LLC
Joshua H. Soven
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP
Paul A. Stewart
President and Chairman
PASCO Ventures LLC
Richard Watts
Vice President, Companion Diagnostic Partnerships, Global Business Development
Bruce S. Weintraub
Senior Corporate Counsel, Intellectual Property, Legal Division
Pfizer Inc.
Christine White
Staff Attorney
Federal Trade Commission, Northeast Regional Office
Teri Willey
Vice President – Business Development & Technology Transfer
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Dr. James Zhu
Jun He Law Offices