San Francisco

SF Biotech Boom: Update from Mission Bay

7:30 a.m. | Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Sponsorships available. Contact Amie Latterman at donate@spur.org

Mission Bay is the Bay Area's growing hub for biotechnology and has enjoyed great success in attracting entrepreneurs and innovators of all sizes. Terry Hermiston, Vice President of Biologics Research and head of the US Innovation Center for Bayer Healthcare; Regis Kelly, Director of the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3) and former vice chancellor of UCSF; Gail Maderis, BayBio President and CEO; and Todd Rufo, Director of Business Development from the Office of Economic and Workforce Development for the City and County of San Francisco discuss the status of the biotech boom in Mission Bay and what comes next. 

Location

SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

SPUR Business Members Only
654 Mission Street,
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
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