2018 SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit



 
2018 SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow
 
 
PURPOSE
 
2018 SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow is organized by Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA) Headquarter (based in New Jersey) and SAPA Connecticut Chapter.
SAPA was founded in 1993 and has become a well-recognized non-profit professional organization with over 6,000 members. It is headquartered in New Jersey with six regional chapters in the U.S. (New England, Greater Philadelphia, Connecticut, Washington DC, Chicago, and California) and one chapter in China. SAPA’s missions are to facilitate the advancement of pharmaceutical sciences and biotechnology, to contribute to public health education, to promote scientific exchange and business cooperation between the U.S. and China, and to foster professional career development of its members. Every year SAPA organizes a number of events including the annual conference, scientific symposium, and workshops.
 
The primary purpose of SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow is to provide a platform to facilitates communication among scientists, startup companies and venture.
 
ROADSHOW GENERAL GUIDELINES
 
Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA) is pleased to announce that the early registration is now open for 2018 SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow. This event will be held at Columbia University, NYC on June 16th, 2018, and is organized by SAPA Headquarter (based in New Jersey) and SAPA-CT (Connecticut) Chapter.
 
Our 2017 Venture Summit and Roadshow was a great success during the 24th SAPA annual conference. We received more than 30 applications for roadshow and hosted a total of 12 panelists from VC, corporate BD and law firms as judges. HighTide Biopharmaceutical Ltd., New Biotic LLC, and ID4Pharma LLC have been selected to be winners
Building upon last year’s huge success, this year’s Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow is expanded to a standalone one-day event. The event will feature plenary session on global life science investment and roadshow presentations. Roadshow projects are focused on life science including but not limited to pharma, biotech, medical device, healthcare big data, etc.
 
During this event, certain roadshow applications will be selected for platform presentations. Three presentations will be awarded based on merits to those who have outstanding potential. Other presenters will have opportunities to meet investors 1:1 privately to discuss their projects using a poster, slides or other forms.
Ten great investment organizations have confirmed their participations in this event, including Solebury Trout (a PNC Bank Subsidiary), Citigroup, Lilly Asia Ventures, F’Prime Capital Partners (formerly Fidelity Biosciences), Manhattan Capital, Tsinghua Holdings Capital, Redhill Capital, Good Health Capital, China Merchants Bank New York Branch, Cedrus Investments, etc.
 
ROADSHOW APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
 
Please fill and send executive summary form and other supporting documents to Roadshow.SAPA@gmail.com.
Application Deadline: April 25, 2018.
For more information, please see the links at the end of this webpage.
Or contact us through email: Roadshow.SAPA@gmail.com.
 
GENERAL REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
 
Whether you are an investment veteran looking for great projects or someone who are just an inspired newbie to get your hands dirty or anywhere in between you will be able to find what suits you at the highly anticipated 2018 SAPA Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow.   
 
Please note that general spectators should use the registration link and bar code via SAPA website to register. For Roadshow participants and investors who wish to meet 1:1 with the roadshow participants please use Eventbrite to register.
 
General spectator registration link via SAPA website:   https://www.sapaweb.org/new/sapa/html/conference/index.php?mode=showConference&id=70
 
Registration Fee
Early Registration
Regular
On-site
SAPA Members
$40
$60
$80
Non-Members
$65
$85
$100
Dinner (seats are limited)
$65
$65
$65
Investors, Roadshow projects, and other participant registration via Eventbrite link:  
https://sapa2018roadshow.eventbrite.com
 
 
Registration Fee
Regular
VIP guest
Who actively seek investors and projects; may include company BDs, investors, project carriers, and whoever pursues additional exposure opportunities and 1:1 with the investors.
 
$300 includes lunch, dinner and priority 1:1 session
Incubators/ Projects
Who submit roadshow project applications
$40 includes lunch and 1:1 session with investors
Dinner
Address will be sent out separately as the event date is approaching
$65
 
About SAPA:
 
The Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA) was established in 1993 and is headquartered in NJ, USA.  Since its inception, SAPA rapidly became one of the most active Chinese professional associations in the US with seven chapters (New England, Great Philadelphia, Connecticut, Washington DC, Mid-West in Chicago, West in San Francisco and China) and more than 6,000 members. SAPA’s members are primarily from large and mid-sized pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the US, with areas of expertise covering almost every aspect of pharmaceutical research and development as well as production. The organization’s large membership base and their superb scientific and technical abilities has allowed SAPA to be a key source for knowledge exchange on the latest developments in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and generic drug industries.  As a non-profit organization registered in the US, SAPA receives generous sponsorship and support from numerous multinational companies in the US and overseas.  SAPA will continue to provide a broad platform for scientific and technical discussion, talent exchange, and training for the colleagues in the pharmaceutical industry from the US and China.
 
SAPA is united by a commitment to promoting pharmaceutical science and technology and its essential roles in fostering member's career development. In service to science, SAPA facilitates communication among scientists, policy makers, government officers, educators, and journalists from both the United States and China through its interdisciplinary conferences, symposia, section meetings, seminars, workshops and diverse publications. In service to association, SAPA Programs draw upon the foremost experts and the most current information about advances in drug discovery and development to inform analysis and discussion of public health issues, to promote scientific exchanges and networking opportunities.
 
 
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