Wisconsin Biohealth Summit Sept 23, Sept 30 & Oct 7

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Wisconsin Biohealth Summit Sept 23, Sept 30 & Oct 7

September 23

 

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CHANGING WORLD: SAME GOALS

How the Challenges We Face are Launching New Ideas, Collaborations, and Innovations in Wisconsin’s Biohealth Industry

BioForward is planning a virtual Wisconsin Biohealth Summit– LIKE NO OTHER. We have an exciting lineup that won’t have you sitting bored at your computer for a day-long conference. We will give you entertainment and education over three separate days for shorter periods. BioForward is creating a Summit that provides companies opportunities to educate and provide comic relief to their valued employees.

Join us for our event on September 23, 30, and October 7 for speakers including:

 


SEPT. 23 – DAY 1

The Challenges of COVID-19 and How Wisconsin is Adapting through Collaborations and the Public Health Response

Including:

  • A keynote with Infectious Disease Specialist, Dr. Osterholm
  • A panel sponsored by the Tommy G. Thompson Center for Public Leadership about COVID-19 collaborations
  • A panel about the WI response to COVID-19
  • *With a special cohost from Second City

Dr. Osterholm

  • Author of “Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs”
  • Renowned Infectious Disease expert regularly published in top scientific journals
  • Advised multiple government agencies in pandemic and bioterrorism preparedness
  • Featured in New York Times, multiple news outlets, and popular podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience”

 


 

SEPT. 30 – DAY 2

Leading the Way: Success through Leadership in Strategy, Diversity, and Influence

Featuring:

  • A Fireside Chat about diversity and leadership
  • Renowned Leadership & Talent Speaker, Darcy Luoma
  • A special networking session being hosted by Second City that promises to be FUN!

Darcy Luoma

  • Acclaimed leadership and talent speaker
  • Award-winning life coach
  • Organization Development Specialist and a tri-athlete!

Second City

  • Award-winning improvisational comedy enterprise based in Chicago
  • One of the most influential and prolific comedy theatres in the world
  • Notable starting point for many famous comedians including Bill Murray, Gilda Radner, Ryan Stiles, Mike Myers, Tina Fey, and Stephen Colbert

 


 

OCT. 7 – DAY 3

Reimagine Biohealth: Explore New Landscapes for Medicine and Leading-Edge Wisconsin Startups

Including:

  • A member-driven fascinating discussion on the use and growth of CBD
  • Lunch and Wisconsin BioHealth Awards presentation viewing party
  • A panel on the use of psychedelics to treat mental illness
  • Short sessions with young companies, as well as a panel
  • A musical extravaganza wrap up that will educate members on the economic impact of WI biohealth and leave participants begging for more

 


 

Other highpoints of our 2020 Wisconsin Biohealth Summit

  • Collaborations that united our fight against COVID-19
  • Sessions on innovative new biohealth fields
  • Early-stage company pitches
  • One-on-one networking
  • Group networking opportunities
  • Career Fair
  • Sponsor booths
  • WI Biohealth Industry economic impact report
  • WI Biohealth Awards

 

REGISTRATION

PLEASE CONTACT US ABOUT COMPANY PASSES AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.

bmoeller@bioforward.org

See full schedule details at https://wisconsinbiohealthsummit.org

 

Details

Date:
September 23
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Website:
https://wisconsinbiohealthsummit.org/

Venue

Online Event

Organizer

BioForward
Website:
http://www.bioforward.org/