Advisory Board:

Christine Bellon

Senior Vice President General Counsel
FORMA Therapeutics, Inc. (Watertown, MA)

Deborah A. Logan

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

Donna M. Meuth

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

Mary Z. Monovoukas

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

Elena Rossano

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

Marianne Slivkova

Director – Legal
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Ardsley, NY)

Co-Chairs:

Elona Kogan

Former General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Government Relations
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

Gael Tisack

Deputy General Counsel -- IP
Olympus Corporation of The Americas (Southborough, MA)

Lori Cohen

Shareholder and Chair Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (Atlanta, GA)

Fireside Chat

July 26, 2018 9:00 am

Speaking Faculty:

Erin J.D. Austin

Attorney
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto (New York, NY)

Alane Barnes

Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Raleigh, NC)

Christine Bellon

Senior Vice President General Counsel
FORMA Therapeutics, Inc. (Watertown, MA)

Sara Miron Bloom

Assistant United States Attorney
United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts (Boston, MA)

Sandra A. Bresnick

Partner, Co-Chair Global Life Sciences Practice
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP (Boston, MA & New York, NY)

Cathy Brixen

MPD Global Contracts Function Leader
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Flagstaff, AZ)

Delphine W. Knight Brown

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP (New York, NY)

Hon. Allison D. Burroughs

U.S. District Court Judge
District of Massachusetts (Boston, MA)

Kellie B. Combs

Partner
Ropes & Gray (Washington, DC)

Eve Costopoulos

Of Counsel
Loeb & Loeb LLP (New York, NY)

Carol Pitzel Cruz

Partner
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP (Seattle, WA)

Gail L. Daubert

Partner
Reed Smith LLP (Washington, DC)

Rosa V. Estrella

Associate General Counsel LATAM
Astellas (Northbrook, IL)

Natalie Furney

General Counsel – Lilly Oncology
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Kathleen Gersh

Senior Counsel
Loeb & Loeb LLP (New York, NY)

Halley E. Gilbert

Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (Cambridge, MA)

Tara K. Giunta

Partner, Litigation Department
Paul Hastings LLP (Washington, DC)

Karen A. Gledhill

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Fresenius Medical Care North America (Waltham, MA)

Megan E. Grossman

Shareholder
Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd. (Philadelphia, PA)

Yoon Kang

Partner
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh (Toronto, ON)

Hon. Tanya R. Kennedy

Supreme Court Justice
Supreme Court, New York County, Civil Term (New York, NY)

Diane Lifton

Co-Chair of the Life Sciences and Product Liability Groups, and Co-Chair of Diversity and Inclusion
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP (New York, NY)

Deborah A. Logan

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

Cara Z. Lowen

VP and Chief IP Counsel
Bioverativ, a Sanofi company (Waltham, MA)

Jeny Maier

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP (Washington, DC)

Zoya Marriott

Principal
Cornerstone Research (Boston, MA)

Gina M. Mazzariello

Vice President, Human Pharma Business Law
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Ridgefield, CT)

Jennifer H. McGee

Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. (Rockville, MD)

Patricia Kavee Melick

Partner
Wiggin & Dana LLP (Stamford, CT)

Donna M. Meuth

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

Dr. Christine Siegwarth Meyer

Managing Director
NERA Economic Consulting (White Plains, NY)

Mercedes Meyer, Ph.D.

Partner
Drinker Biddle LLP (Washington, DC)

Mary Z. Monovoukas

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

Amy Nelson, Ph.D.

Associate Solicitor
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)

Sapna W. Palla

Partner
Wiggin & Dana LLP (New York, NY)

Karah Parschauer

EVP, General Counsel
Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical (Novato, CA)

Jennifer L. Porter

Partner
Pepper Hamilton LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

Lesley Reynolds

Partner
Reed Smith LLP (Washington, DC)

Melanie R. Rupert

Partner, Life Sciences IP Litigation Global Co-Chair, Talent Development
Paul Hastings (New York, NY)

Irena Royzman, Ph.D.

Partner
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP (New York, NY)

Jennifer Santos

Head of Global Corporate Compliance Operations
Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Boston, MA)

Mildred Segura

Partner
Reed Smith (Los Angeles, CA)

Prajakta A. Sonalker, Ph.D.

Attorney
Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto (New York, NY)

Sheila N. Swaroop

Partner
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP (Irvine, CA)

Ailis Tweed-Kent, M.D.

Founder & CEO
Cocoon Biotech Inc. (Cambridge, MA)

Laura A. Vogel

Partner
Barclay Damon, LLP (Boston, MA)

MaCharri Vorndran-Jones

Assistant General Patent Counsel
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Ana C. Ward

Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Chief of Compliance
Ovid Therapeutics Inc. (New York, NY)

Rebecca Zimmer

General Counsel Imaging Equipment
GE Healthcare (Wauwatosa, WI)