Leading Life Sciences: Exploring Growth in Greater Philadelphia

Thursday, May 09, 2024
4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

The Greater Philadelphia region's world-class life sciences ecosystem continues to lead the way for research and innovation that changes lives and improves outcomes. From investment to strategic partnerships forged between academic universities and biotech pioneers to recent triumphs in clinical trials and FDA approvals. We will delve into the journey that has propelled our region forward and give a glimpse of what's next with a keynote by John Swartley, University of Pennsylvania's first Chief Innovation Officer, followed by a panel discussion. Position yourself at the forefront of opportunity and learn more about the dynamic landscape of research, innovation, and emerging technologies shaping our 11-county region directly from the experts leading our successes.

Join all of the speakers and members of the business community for an in-person program and networking reception. Or, participate virtually by watching a live stream of the presentation and panel discussion.

Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the heartbeat of the Greater Philadelphia region's thriving life sciences industry.

Speakers to Date: 
John Swartley, Chief Innovation Officer, University of Pennsylvania
Chris Molineaux, President & CEO, Life Sciences Pennsylvania
Gwendolyn Binder, President, Science and Technology, Cabaletta Bio
Tom Sellig, Chief Executive Officer, Adare Pharma Solutions
Rick Nettles, MD, Chief Scientific Officer, Johnson & Johnson

This Event is Closed


The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia strives to create an inclusive and equitable environment for all. If you have a disability and require accommodations in order to fully participate in this event, please contact us here at least three business days in advance of the event. You will be contacted by someone from our staff to discuss your specific needs.

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The Chamber will take precautions to ensure the health & safety of our guests, abiding guidelines set by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) along with state and local laws. By attending, guests assume the risk related to possible exposure. Those who are sick, suspect they have or had COVID, should not attend.

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Tickets are held at the door under company name. Reserved seating for tables purchases only.


Contact Emily C. Martin at emartin@chamberphl.com


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