2019 Conference

ACI’s Women Leaders in Life Science Law Conference is an annual educational and networking event that brings together in-house and private practice professionals from the biotech, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries.

Download the 2019 conference brochure and see why over 200 senior-level women attended this one-of-a-kind event.

Download the 2019 conference and receive notification when the 2020 conference becomes available.

Thank You to Our Esteemed 2019 Co-Chairs


Jessica Sergi

Senior Counsel EMD Serono (Rockland, MA)

“Not only is this conference informative and insightful, it is about creating connections, while inspiring and motivating each other to grow both personally and professionally through shared experiences! To be a part of this event is so rewarding and such and honor.”

Donna M. Meuth

Associate General Counsel Intellectual Property Eisai Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

“It is exciting to see how the conference has grown in a short period of time, which evidences the value of the investment made to attend. I look forward to the conference each July and seeing the wonderful group of women in attendance. The programs are a great mix of professional CLE and personal development. I’m proud to be a part of this conference.”


2019 Advisory Board


Chrstine Bellon

Chief Legal Officer Beam Therapeutics Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

Lori Cohen

Co-Chair, Global Litigation; Chair, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group; Chair, Trial Practice Group Greenberg Traurig LLP (Atlanta, GA)

Elona Kogan

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Selecta Biosciences, Inc. Member, Board of Directors and Audit Committee, and Chair of the Compensation Committee Cardax Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

Deborah A. Logan

Associate General Counsel EMD Serono, Inc. (Rockland, MA)

Donna M. Meuth

Associate General Counsel Intellectual Property Eisai Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

Mary Z. Monovoukas

VP, Chief Global Regulatory & Privacy Counsel Boston Scientific (Marlborough, MA)

Elena Rossano

Executive Director, Senior Franchise Counsel Celgene Corporation (Summit, NJ)

Gael Tisack

Deputy General Counsel, IP Olympus Corporation (Southborough, MA)