In Person
On demand

Biocom California’s Global Life Science Partnering & Investor Conference 2023

February 28 – March 2, 2023
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
Event details
February 28 – March 2, 2023
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
11480 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla, CA

Event summary

Biocom California’s Global Life Science Partnering & Investor Conference is an exclusive global partnering forum that brought together more than 450 senior executives and CEOs, bankers, venture capitalists, and business development professionals from top pharmaceutical and biotech companies representing 15+ countries. The conference featured panel discussions and keynote talks, one-on-one partnering meetings, presentations from small companies and leading research institutions, and endless networking opportunities. Cooley was a featured speaker at the conference and moderated a panel discussion.

Featured agenda item

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 | 1:30 – 2:30 pm PST

Pharma Partnering Wants and Needs

Cooley partner Lila Hope moderated a panel focused on corporate partnering strategies for big pharma companies.


Panel participants included:

  • Angus Grant, Chief Business Executive, BeiGene
  • Tim Luker, Vice President, Venture Science, and West Coast Head of Corporate Business Development, Eli Lilly
  • Grace Han McMahon, Associate Vice President and Head of Pacific Business Development & Licensing, Merck
  • Mark Paris, Executive Director, Oncology Search and Evaluation, Daiichi Sankyo
  • Daniel Tumas, VP, Head of Search and Evaluation, Gilead Sciences 

For more information, please email Amanda Richardson.

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