International Program Committee

Here is the 2019 Summit International Program Committee.

Pravin Chaturvedi, PhD
[2019 Program Guest Chair]

CEO & co-founder, Oceanyx Pharmaceuticals, SAB: Scientific Advisory Board , Napo Pharmaceuticals,

 Woburn, MA

Shahin Gharakhanian, MD, DPH
[Principal & Program Chair]

Co-founder in 2017, Boston-Paris Biotechnology Summit® Principal & Chief Medical Officer Shahin Gharakhanian MD Consulting LLC.

CIC: Cambridge Innovation Center Cambridge MA, USA.

Jennifer Chase

Managing Director, Global Life Sciences Practice, Witt/Kieffer International Ltd

Burlington MA, USA.

Pierre Courtille, Pharmacist, MBA

Vice-President, France Biotech, Chief Commercial Officer & VP Business Development, ABIVAX

Paris, France.

Dennis Gauvreau, PhD

Director of Innovation and Business Development at Polytechnique

Montréal, Canada.

 

Abderrahim Lachgar, PhD

CEO, PARIMMUNE

EuraSanté, Lille, France

Cynthia "Cindy" Lander, PhD

CEO Moerae Matrix, Partner, Nascent Enterprises

Boston, MA

Nicola La Monica, PhD

Senior Director, Infectious Diseases Scientific Innovation @ Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson.

Boston MA, USA

Michael J. Nowak, PhD

Managing Partner, Nowak Ventures LLC, Registered Representative [Investment Banking],

Wellesley MA, USA

Stephan Ogenstad, PhD

President, Statogen Consulting LLC, Fmr. Advisor to Sweden’s Nobel Prize for Medicine & Physiology.Committee, Fmr. (Chapter) President, American Statistical Association of North Carolina. 

Wake Forest NC, USA

Annika Pierson, MA

COO: Chief Operating Officer, Advise Connect Inspire LLC, & German Accelerator Life Sciences.

Cambridge MA, USA

Frederick E. "Rick" Pierce II

Founder & Principal, FEP Capital Advisors

Cambridge MA, New York, USA; Beijing & Shanghai, China

Christine Sarkisian

International Business Development, Co-founder, Canadian Technology Accelerator

Consulate General of Canada, Boston MA, USA

Heather A Steinman, PhD, MBA

Vice President for Business Development & Executive Director of Technology Transfer

The WISTAR Institute, Philadelphia PA, USA. WISTAR Institute is a NCI: National Cancer Institute designated Center

Steering Committee Member, BIO Convention 2019