The Reactory Summit Program

The Reactory Summit 2020 Program will provide a full day of networking and a forum for biotech and pharmaceutical executives, investors in life sciences companies, builders, developers and leaders from Contract Development Manufacturer Organizations to engage in the exchange of ideas, best practices, opportunities and latest trends in biomanufacturing, as well as the future of life sciences in Massachusetts. The program agenda below is still evolving and we expect exciting additions in the coming weeks! Check back here to see the full schedule!

8:00am- 9:15amBreakfast: Welcoming Remarks – Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito – Grand Ballroom
9:15am- 9:30amBreak- Visit Exhibits
9:30am- 10:30amBreakout 1- Salon V
Fast Timeline from DNA to IND and BLA: A Comprehensive & Integrated CMC Road Map- Jie Chen- WuXi Biologics
Breakout 2- Salon A
Innovations in Biomanufacturing- Assymetrex, GE, Continuus
Breakout 3- Salon B
To Be Announced
10:30am- 10:45amBreak- Visit Exhibits
10:45am- 11:45amPlenary Presentation: “Beyond the Bio: Real Estates Critical Role in Biomanufacturing”- Julia Georgules, JLL
11:45am- 12:00pmBreak- Visit Exhibits
12:00pm- 1:15pmPlenary Luncheon – Dr. Jennifer Griffin, MLSC- Grand Ballroom
1:15pm- 1:30pmBreak- Visit Exhibits
1:30pm-2:30pmPlenary Presentation: Advances in Biomanufacturing- The Story of Worcester’s The Reactory- Craig Blais, WBDC; Paul Bauer, Bowditch & Dewey; Peter Dunn, City of Worcester; Rep. from “Open for Business Initiative”- Grand Ballroom
2:30pm- 2:45pmBreak- Visit Exhibits
2:45pm- 3:45pmPlenary Presentation: MBI Workforce Panel- Jon Weaver, MBI, Floyd Brownewell, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Knut Niss, Mustang Bio, Ben Benton, Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester State, Abbvie- Grand Ballroom
3:45pm- 4:00pmBreak- Visit Exhibits
4:00pm- 5:15pmClosing Plenary Session – Keynote Speaker To Be Announced
5:15pm- 5:30pmBreak- Visit Exhibits
5:30pm- 7:00pmEvening Reception- Prefunction
7:00pmEvent End
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