The East West Life Science Summit is an annual conference to foster and strengthen the vibrant life science organizations, healthcare providers, and public institutions throughout Washington State. The goal of the summit is to elevate the visibility of life science research, discovery, entrepreneurship, and innovation throughout the state and foster cross-state collaboration through information sharing and networking opportunities. This year’s theme is Innovation Here First.
The Summit provides attendees the opportunity to connect with life science organizations and experts across the state through:
• Keynote speakers
• Expert panels
• Breakout session
• Network reception
• And more!
The Summit also provides an opportunity to expose students to the life science ecosystem in Washington state and encourage them to pursue careers in the life sciences.
Join us for specialized panels from leading experts:
Early Startups – Hear from several life science entrepreneurs about why they chose to startup in Spokane or why they chose to relocate their startup to Eastern Washington. Moderated by Scott Maloney, Washington State University.
Support for Entrepreneurs – Learn what leading entrepreneurial support organizations across Washington are doing to assist emerging life science companies and their leaders. Moderated by Rich Giersch, Life Science Washington Institute.
Talent for Innovation: Human Capital for the Innovation Economy – Dive into the full spectrum of talent development for innovation including starter careers, industry crossovers, upskilling/reskilling, entrepreneurism, and sponsoring/funding innovation. Moderated by Katrina Rogers, KR Consulting.
Reception only: $50
Reception and Conference: $150
Conference only: $125
Student fee for the conference: $50
More details to come…