Come for the people and programs. Stay for a beer. Leave with your next big breakthrough.
LaunchBio's Larger Than Life Science is a free event series open to everyone interested in building a strong support network for life science and healthcare innovators. Join us at AMGEN for an evening of unconventional conversation.
This month’s theme: The Next Wave
Change is constant. Join us to explore the new rules of engagement for biotech entrepreneurs. Discover the proper steps to pursuing foreign capital. Develop strategies for sustaining relationships with big pharma. Learn what it takes to take your company to a new level.
TOUR | 4:15, 4:45 & 5:15pm
Tour the Amgen manufacturing facility with senior scientist Paul Gramlich. Learn about Amgen’s Innovation in biologics manufacturing technologies.
TALK | 4:30-5:15pm
Future of Foreign Investment: Biotechnology, Cryptocurrency and Beyond
Meet the powerful new Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). Learn about CFIUS's new statutory authorities, the newly effective pilot program, and the regulatory outlook for the years to come.
PANEL | 5:30-6:30pm
The Golden Ticket! How Amgen works with Startups from Discovery to Success
Looking to forge a relationship with Big Pharma? Gain insight into the process from winners of The Golden Ticket Pitch Contest (Kernal Biologics and Quaralis) and representatives from Amgen's mentor and investor network.
NETWORKING | 4:00-7:00pm
Enjoy refreshments and make connections throughout the event.