BioFlorida Day at the Capitol
(in preparation for the 2016 Session)
The Legislative Session starts Tuesday, January 12, 2016
This year's BioFlorida Day is November 18-19, 2015.
Join us in Tallahassee in preparation for the 2016 Legislative Session,
which starts the second week in January! Please note thenew start time
and formatofthis year'sevent.
At this year's BioFlorida Day,we will be scheduling legislator meetings based
on your interest and geographic region. After you register, we will ask you to fill
out a brief survey to indicate your areas of interest, examples include:
Funding for Basic Research
Economic Development Incentives
Funding for the Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research
Manufacturing Sales and Income Tax Policy
State Regulatory Policies
Patient Access and Cost
Talent Development and Recruitment
THIS YEAR'S 2-DAY MEETING AGENDA
WED |NOVEMBER 18
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Policy Briefings/Legislator Meetings
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Metz, Husband & Daughton Offices
Alliance Center, 119 S Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
THURS | NOVEMBER19
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast & Morning Kick-Off
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Policy Briefings/Legislator Meetings*
Speaker Hudson to Host BioFlorida in the House Chamber
*Subject to change.
This year, we willalso be presenting Representative Matt Hudson speaker pro temporewith the BIOLegislator of The Year AwardandRepresentative Matt Gaetzwith theBioFlorida Legislator of the Year Award.This activity is open to BioFlorida members only. Please register onlinehere. The cost to attend is $75 and includes all events and meals.
BioFlorida Day at the Capitol is an unique opportunity for us toeducate and advocate for the advancement ofthe life sciencesindustry
with one voice.
Please join us and participate in BioFlorida Day at the Capitol. Thelarger and broader the representation, the more effective we will be.
Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO, BioFlorida
Michael Paredes, Genentech &
Co-Chair BioFlorida Government Affairs Committee
Raquel A. Rodriguez, McDonald Hopkins, LLC & Co-Chair BioFlorida Government Affairs Committee