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11/6/2019 to 11/7/2019
When: 11/06-07/2019
Where: The Biltmore Hotel
Miami, Florida 
United States
Contact: SEBIO

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Kicking off 24-hours of prime networking, relationship-building, and education, the Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum returns to South Florida November 6-7, 2019 at the historic Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. Register today to take advantage of reduced rates.

Dozens of investors are registered and committed to attend including representatives from: Aisling Capital, Amgen Ventures, Abbvie Ventures, MRL Ventures (Merck), Johnson & Johnson Development Corp., Osage University Partners, Baird Capital, Hatteras Venture Partners, Pappas Capital, Medicxi Ventures, Mountain Group Partners, HealthQuest Capital, H.I.G. Capital, Lumira Ventures, JAM Capital/Partners, Telegraph Hill Partners, BrightEdge Ventures, Foxboro Capital, Lateral Capital, DeepWork Capital plus quite a few other investment banks, seed funds and individual investors. All with more added daily.

Among the Forum highlights will be the keynote address from Dennis Purcell. Mr. Purcell is the original Founder of Aisling Capital LLC and currently serves as a Senior Advisor to Aisling. Previously, he served as the Senior Managing Partner. Prior to Aisling Capital, Mr. Purcell served as Managing Director of the Life Sciences Investment Banking Group at Chase H&Q (formerly Hambrecht & Quist, “H&Q”). While at H&Q, he was directly involved with over two hundred completed transactions and supervised over $10 billion of financing and advisory assignments in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medicalproducts industries.

In addition, Forum attendees can look forward to a Women In Life Sciences Panel featuring Sue Washer of AGTC, Heather Behanna, PhD of Carol A. Schafer of Hyphen Advisors, LLC, and Cynthia (Cindy) Collins of Editas Medicine. Plus a group of corporate VCs including John Gustofson of AbbVie Ventures, Gladys Nunez of Amgen, Diana Bernstein of MRL Ventures Fund, and Akhil Saklecha of Cleveland Clinic Ventures.

The rest of the agenda will be full of panels, networking, and a pitch competition.

Limited Rooms Remain

The 2019 SEBIO Investor & Partnering Forum will be held at The Biltmore Hotel, a National Historic Landmark,locate in the exclusive Coral Gables area, with close proximity to Miami Beach and Downtown MIami.

The Biltmore has a special reduced rate for attendees of $289.00 per night plus taxes and resort fees. Our block or rooms is reserved Tuesday, November 5 - Friday, November 8, 2019. Guests opting to arrive early or remain after the Forum may inquire about extending our discounted rate as well.

A limited number of rooms remain. Room reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly toll free at 855-311-6903 and mentioning the 2019 SEBIO Investor & Partnering Forum, Code #4807.

A favorite of world leaders and celebrities since its opening in 1926, the hotel offers a restored Donald Ross 18-hole, 71-par championship course, tennis courts, the largest hotel pool on the East Coast of the United States with private cabanas, a European spa, and a renowned fitness center.

The hotel's dining destinations include the award-winning Palme d'Or, recognized by Zagat as one of the best restaurants in the country, Fontana, a traditional Italian restaurant surrounding the Biltmore courtyard and fountain, and more.

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Bookmark the conference webpage to stay up-to-date on the Forum including announcements on the program, registration, and details on exclusive networking.

For questions, or to get more information on presenting or sponsoring, pleaseemail David Day.We’ll see you in Florida this November!




About BioFlorida

BioFlorida represents 6,200 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceuticals, medical technology, healthIT and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ 87,000 Floridians.


Members of the BioFlorida network include emerging and established life science companies, universities, research institutions, hospitals, medical centers, incubators, economic development agencies, investors and service providers.


NEW regional sponsorship opportunities available.