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August 7, 2019 Nominate an Up-and-Coming Biopharma Executive to be Recognized as a ‘Rising Star’ at LeadingBiotech’s Boston BD

LeadingBiotech is accepting nominations for a new Rising Star award recognition at this year’s Boston BD conference on September 10, 2019, at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel.

LeadingBiotech, an exclusive event series bringing together senior-level biopharma leaders through off-the-record collaboration and dialogue, is accepting nominations for a new Rising Star award recognition at this year’s Boston BD conference on September 10, 2019, at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel. Described as an experienced, up-and-coming executive in the biopharma community, the Rising Star will receive complimentary access to this year’s conference as well as onsite recognition. Nominations are being accepted through August 15, 2019.

As a new initiative at this year’s conference, The Rising Star award highlights up-and-coming biopharma movers and shakers who are already making strides towards transforming the biotech landscape for the future. The premise of the award is to bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to the event while providing the Rising Star exclusive access to network with veteran industry pioneers. The Rising Star recipient will be selected by an internal group of biopharma executive peers.

Rising Star Candidate Nomination Criteria:

  • C-suite biotech role or VP and above in other biopharma leadership positions
  • Less than two years of executive experience
  • Biopharma industry – biotech, pharma, academic research institute or venture capital

Submit a Rising Star nomination here.

This year’s Boston BD conference is not one to miss. Key topics include Improving Patients Lives & Re-Defining Value, Pioneering New Business Models for Creative Deal Structures, and a fireside chat on True Collaborations Between Companies. Reserve your spot now.

Keynote speakers at the conference include:

  • Mary Lynne Hedley, Ph.D., President and COO, TESARO
  • Jeb Keiper, M.S., M.B.A., CEO, Nimbus Therapeutics
  • David K. Lee, CEO, Servier Pharmaceuticals
  • Lonnie Moulder, Founding General Partner, Tellus BioVentures and Venture Advisor, NEA

About LeadingBiotech
Formerly known as Boston Biotech Conferences, LeadingBiotech is an event series that brings biopharma CEOs and leaders together through intimate, off-the-record collaboration. We are working hard to create more valuable experiences to re-energize collaboration and infuse fresh ideas to better shape the future of biotech. For more information, please visit: https://leadingbiotech.com/.