TechTonic is hosting a morning breakfast event “She started in Oxford” in conjunction with The Innovation Forum – Leaders Conference this Dec. This two days C-level conference will gather top leaders from industry, academia and government and mixing them with early stage ventures investors and leading scientists and academic spinouts. The conference is now in its fourth year and previous editions brought together over 1,300 delegates, stimulated thousands of conversations and catalysed numerous partnerships for the next generation of innovative technology.
Networking will be enhanced by one-to-one partnering sessions to create fantastic opportunities to build links between industry, academia and investors in order to foster productive translational collaborations.
Over 60 speakers and 400 delegates will meet and network over the two days. The conference also features a pitch final of the IMAGINE IF! startup accelerator, with cutting-edge science & technology seed-level ventures.
Conference speakers include:
Rt Hon. Lord David Willetts, Executive Chair of The Resolution Foundation and Former Minister for Universities and Science
Prof. Sir John Bell, Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford University
Jonathan Milner, Co-founder and Deputy Chairman of Abcam plc
Dr Ian Tomlinson, Chairman, Apollo Therapeutics and Chairman, Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst
Lord Drayson, CEO, Drayson Technologies
Prof. Jim Johnson, Inaugural Director, Novo Nordisk Research Centre Oxford
Dr. Bruno Holthof, CEO, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Jackie Hunter, CEO, Benevolent Bio
Paola Casarosa, Corporate Vice President, Business Development & Licensing, Boehringer Ingelheim
Richard Mason, Head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation, London
For a complete schedule and to secure your tickets please visit the Innovation Forum website at http://inno-forum.org/if2017/