Agenda

Join us as we  showcase the best of the Rocky Mountain & Southwest Region

in the North Hall of  the Phoenix Convention Center on September 15 & 16, 2020.

AGENDA

Your White Hat Registration includes admission to the following events PLUS the opportunity to opt-in to the AZBW one-on-one partnering system.

Share Your Story | Build Your AZBW Schedule | Make Connections | Set Your Meetings

Partnering invitations will be sent to all AZBW registered attendees beginning in August 2020.  Attendees who opt-in to the system will have the opportunity to schedule meetings on September 15 - 16, 2020 based on their schedule in the system.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

 AZBio Awards Celebration

Meet the researchers, entrepreneurs, leaders, and team members who are at the heart of life-changing and life-saving innovations.

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Registration and Opening Reception in the Life Science Fiesta
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.  AZBio Awards Ceremony
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Life Science Fiesta featuring the Student Discovery Zone, Company Exhibits, Patient Advocacy Pavilion, and dinner

Click here to learn more about the AZBio Awards

 

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

White Hat Investors 

In addition to great company presentations in the areas of Medical Device, Diagnostics, Therapeutics and Health IT, White Hat includes general sessions  featuring panel discussions on unique facets of the innovation landscape.

 

7:30 a.m. Registration Opens

8:30 a.m. Opening General Session 

Speakers will be announced in 2020

9:30 a.m. Innovator Breakout Tracks

Presentations featuring the top companies from across the Rocky Mountain Southwest Region

  • Room 221 A:   
  • Room 221 C:   

10:30 a.m. General Session Panel

Leaving a Legacy

Representatives from Family Offices actively engaged in the life science ecosystem share what they do and why they do it.

Sponsored by Cavendish Global.  Moderated by Tom McKenzie

Speakers will be announced in 2020

11:00  Innovator Breakout Tracks

Presentations featuring the top companies from across the Rocky Mountain Southwest Region

  • Room 221 A:   
  • Room 221 C:    

NOON     Lunch General Session with Keynote 

Speakers will be announced in 2020

1:00 p.m. Innovator Breakout Tracks

Presentations featuring the top companies from across the Rocky Mountain Southwest Region

  • Room 221 A:  
  • Room 221 C:  

2:00 p.m.  General Session Panel

Early Stage Investing

Early Stage Investing is not for the faint of heart. The risks are greater...but the rewards can be too. Hear from active early stage investors on what they look for as they begin the journey with an early stage life science company.

Sponsored by Life Science Nation  Moderated by Dennis Ford

Speakers will be announced in 2020

 3:00 p.mInnovator Breakout Tracks

Presentations featuring the top companies from across the Rocky Mountain Southwest Region

  • Room 221 A:  
  • Room 221 C:  

4:00 PM  Closing Session

The Decade Ahead

Some say we are living in an age of miracles.  With new technologies emerging, we have embarked on a new decade filled with opportunities, and challenges too.  Join us as we look into the crystal ball and get a glimpse of the things yet to come.

Speakers will be announced in 2020

5:00 p.m.  Closing Cocktail Reception