2013 SAPA-NE Annual Conference Features Nobel Laureate and High Level Execs

By Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association New England (SAPA-NE)

SAPA-NE is very pleased to announce that the 15th SAPA-NE Annual Conference will take place in MIT Sloan School of Management and Walker Memorial Morss Hall at MIT on May 25th, 2013 (8:00 am – 5:30 pm). Dr. Bruce Beutler, the 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine will join the annual conference as one of the keynote speakers.

The theme of the conference is “Scientific Innovation and Technological Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Drug R&D”. The conference will have four plenary sections with outstanding speakers and panelists, including Nobel Laureate, Biopharma industry senior executives, Chinese returnee entrepreneurs, professors, and other experts, who will share their visions on scientific innovation, high-tech entrepreneurship, and business development in US and emerging markets.

Our Confirmed Speakers:
Dr. Bruce Beutler, UT Southwestern Medical Center, the 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine
Dr. Steven Projan, SVP, AstraZeneca
Dr. Will Somers, VP of Global Biotherapeutic Technologies, Pfizer
Dr. Brigitta Tadmor, VP, Novartis
Dr. Philip J. Vickers, Head of R&D, Shire
Dr. Michael Vincent, VP, Pfizer
And More…

What makes our annual meeting even more special is that this year is also the 15th anniversary of SAPA-NE. The conference will be followed by one of biggest celebration parties in SAPA-NE history at Morss Hall at MIT, offering an excellent networking opportunity. The dinner banquet will feature keynote speakers from NY Counselor and Cambridge Councilor, dinner buffet, cultural performance and show, music and ballroom dance.

We look forward to seeing you all on May 25th, 2013 at MIT. For our full event we highly recommend you register online at: www.acteva.com/booking.cfm?bevaid=236027. The event is free for active SAPA members or MIT students. You can pay $30 to become SAPA-NE member (student $10) to enjoy our full year events free. For dinner Banquet, the ticket is $30 if you pay online, and will be $50 onsite. Part of the dinner revenue will be donated to Boston One Fund and Sichuan Earthquake Relief Fund.

In addition, free breakfast (before 8 am) and free lunch will be provided. For any questions, please contact [email protected] or [email protected].

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