Pre-Conference
Monday, September 24

TIME SESSION EVENT NAME SPEAKER(S)
8:00 am - 5:30pm Registration
9:30am - 3:30pm Pre-Conference Workshops
101 CA-AM (Certificate of Achievement - Alliance Management)
Certification Exam Prep Workshop

Location: Lexington
Lynda McDermott, CA-AM | Equipro
102 Alliance Management 201: The Value of Alliance Management
Location: Concord
Gary Butkus, CA-AM | Eli Lilly and Company
David Thompson, CA-AM | Eli Lilly and Company
12:00pm - 12:45pm Workshop Lunch
Location: Lexington/Concord Foyer
11:30am - 12:30pm Leadership Lunch (Invitation Only)
Location: Dedham
12:30pm - 3:30pm Leadership Forum (Invitation Only)
Location: Dedham
Pre-Conference Sessions
4:00pm - 5:00pm Next Gen Alliance Management:
Moving your Organization to Ecosystem Performance Excellence

Location: Lexington
Lynda McDermott, CA-AM | Equipro
5:30pm - 6:30pm Welcome Reception
Location: Ballroom Terrace

Tuesday, September 25

TIME SESSION EVENT NAME SPEAKER(S)
7:00am - 8:15am Networking Breakfast
Location: TBD
8:30am - 8:45am Opening Remarks
Location: TBD
8:45am - 9:30am 201 A CEO Fireside Chat: Alliance Management's Value in the C-Suite
Location: TBD
Corey McCann, MD, PhD | Pear Therapeutics
9:40am - 10:30am 202 Plenary Panel
Leading Alliance Management among Shifting Corporate Strategy

Location: TBD
Moderator:
Andy Eibling, CSAP | Forty86 Consulting Group
Speakers:
Nick Dunscombe | Astellas Pharma Europe
Mojgan Hossein-Nia, PhD | Takeda
Steve Twait, CSAP | AstraZeneca
Lucinda Warren | Johnson & Johnson Innovation / Janssen Business Development Neuroscience
10:30am - 11:00am Networking Break
Location: TBD
11:00am - 11:50am 301 Non-traditional Partnerships: The Changing BioPharma Alliance Landscape...
Location: TBD
Stuart Kliman, CA-AM | Vantage Partners
Ben Siddall | Vantage Partners
11:00am - 11:50am 401 Let's Make a Deal: Driving Better Contracts to Win in Clinical Genomics
Location: TBD
Katherine Ellison, CA-AM | Illumina, Inc.
Ragen Lester | Illumina, Inc.
12:00pm - 1:00pm Networking Lunch
Location: TBD
1:10pm - 2:00pm 302 Tech Start-Up Meets Pharma: Building a 'New Normal'
Location: TBD
Craig McDonald, CA-AM | Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Tom Richards | Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.
1:10pm - 2:00pm 402 When 1+1 = More than 2: Harnessing the Power of the Technical Expert
Location: TBD
Soo Bang, CA-AM | Celgene
Jason M. Urban, PhD | Celgene
2:10pm - 3:00pm 303 To Tango or Slow Dance: The Question in Companion Diagnostic Development
Location: TBD
Ellen Locker | Merck & Co.
Trevor Page | Agilent Technologies
2:10pm - 3:00pm 403 Essential Role of Alliance Management in Expanding an Existing Collaboration
Location: TBD
Angela Bylancik, CA-AM | Novartis
Stacie Wild, PhD | Amgen
3:00pm - 3:30pm Networking Break
Location: TBD
3:30pm - 4:20pm 203 Speak My Language: How to Have a High Impact Conversation with the C-suite
Location: TBD
Moderator:
Christine A. Carberry, CSAP | Keryx Biopharmaceuticals
Speakers:
James C. Mullen | Editas Medicine, Inc.
Samantha Singer | Broad Institute
Alex Waldron | Pear Therapeutics
4:30pm - 5:20pm 204 Roundtables
Location: TBD
5:30pm - 6:30pm Networking Reception
Location: TBD

Wednesday, September 26

TIME SESSION EVENT NAME SPEAKER(S)
7:00am - 8:30am Networking Breakfast
Location: TBD
8:30am - 9:15am 205 Alliances as Enablers of Scientific Innovation
Location: TBD
Jeff Karp, PhD
Co-founder of Six Companies
Professor Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
9:25am - 10:15am 304 Taming the Octopus: Managing the Web of Clinical Collaborations
Location: TBD
Judy Baselice | Pfizer Inc.
Ellen Locker | Merck & Co.
Jan Twombly, CSAP | The Rhythm of Business
9:25am - 10:15am 404 Why Alliance Management Is So Critical to Divestments
Location: TBD
Emma Barton, PhD | AstraZeneca
Elena Cavalli, CSAP | Astellas Pharma Europe
10:15am - 10:40am Networking Break
Location: TBD
10:40am - 12:10pm 501 Harnessing Alliance Inflection Points (and Associated Conflict)
Location: TBD
Lena Frank, CSAP | Eisai Inc.
Kevin Little, CSAP, PhD | 3D Signatures, Inc.
David Thompson, CA-AM | Eli Lilly and Company
10:40am - 12:10pm 502 Building Alliance Lifecycle Value:
Overlapping Business Development and Alliance Management Best Practices

Location: TBD
Anthony Hoerning, CSAP | Strategic Transactions Advisory AG
12:20pm - 1:20pm Lunch
Location: TBD
1:30pm - 2:20pm 305 Innovating an Alliance: Opportunities and Complexities in Facilitating a Restructure
Location: TBD
Cathy Connelly, CA-AM | Sanofi Genzyme
Vin Sharma | Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
1:30pm - 2:20pm 405 Due Diligence: Building Value into Strategic Partnerships
Location: TBD
Brent Harvey, CA-AM | Eli Lilly and Company
Kristi Huntington, CA-AM | Eli Lilly and Company
2:20pm - 2:40pm Networking Break
Location: TBD
2:40pm - 3:30pm 306 Grappling with 'Wicked Problems' in Alliance Management
Location: TBD
Jeremy Ahouse, CSAP, PhD | Merus, N.V.
2:40pm - 3:30pm 406 Panel Discussion
The Part-time Alliance Manager: Creating Collaboration Capability

Location: TBD
Moderator:
Brenda Schultz, CSAP | Strategic Partners, LLC
Panelists:
Frederic Bonfils, CSAP | Pierre Fabre
Lynnelle Pittet, CA-AM, PhD | Wave Life Sciences
Petra Sansom, CA-AM, PhD | Vertex
3:40pm - 4:00pm Wrap-up
Location: TBD