Co-Chairs

Maureen A. Bresnahan

Assistant General Counsel Legal Department
Eisai Inc.

Chuck Sholtz

Director and Associate General Counsel, Biosimilars
Manufacturing & Litigation Readiness Lead
Genentech

Speaker Faculty

Ali I. Ahmed

Senior Vice President, Biosimilars
Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC

Hon. Jacqueline Wright Bonilla

Vice Chief, Administrative Patent Judge Patent Trial and Appeal Board
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Melissa Brand

Melissa Brand

Assistant General Counsel and Director Intellectual Property
Biotechnology Innovation Organization

Aziz Burgy

Partner
Axinn, Veltron & Harkrider LLP

Alan B. Clement

Partner
Locke Lord LLP

Joseph P. Fuhr Jr. Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Economics
Widener University

Nicholas Groombridge

Partner
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Vishal C. Gupta

Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Siegmund Y. Gutman

Partner
Proskauer Rose LLP

Karin A. Hessler

Assistant General Counsel
Association for Accessible Medicines (AAM)

Amanda Hollis

Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Omar Jabri

Senior Director | Global Intellectual Property
Apotex Inc.

William G. James

Partner
Goodwin Procter LLP

Arshad Jamil

Global Head – IPR/Chief IP Counsel
Biocon Biologics

Derek Johnson

Associate General Counsel, IP
Baxter Healthcare Corporation

Dr. Stefanie Kies

Director of Intellectual Property
Polpharma Biologics, S.A.

David E. Korn

Vice President, Intellectual Property and Law
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

Dr. Sheng Li

Senior Consultant
NERA Economic Consulting

Markus H. Meier

Assistant Director, Health Care Division Bureau of Competition
U.S. Federal Trade Commission

John J. Molenda

Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Gregory A. Morris

Partner
Honigman LLP

Amir A. Naini

Senior Counsel
Proskauer Rose LLP

Sergio Napolitano

General Counsel
Medicines for Europe

Huong Nguyen

General Counsel
Fosun Pharma USA

Kevin E. Noonan

Partner
McConnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

Matthew A. Pearson

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Lisa B. Pensabene

Partner
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Chad J. Peterman

Partner
Paul Hastings, LLP

Julia Pike

Global Head of IP
Sandoz

Kevin S. Prussia

Partner
WilmerHale

Dr. Omar Robles

Senior Consultant
NERA Economic Consulting

Stacie L. Ropka

Partner
Axinn, Veltron & Harkrider LLP

Irena Royzman

Partner
Kramer Levin

Bhavesh Shah

Senior Director of Specialty Pharmacy Strategy and Market Access
Hematology and Oncology Pharmacy
Boston Medical Center

Eva Temkin

Acting Director, Policy Staff Office of Therapeutic Biologics and Biosimilars
Office of New Drugs Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
U.S. Food & Drug Administration

Kevin Warner

Partner
Winston & Strawn

Vanessa Yen

Partner
King & Spalding LLP