[Call for Appn] Healthcare Investment Forum

[Call for Applications] 2019 SAPA Healthcare Investment Forum and Roadshow


Dear Entrepreneur,

Greetings! Are you interested in meeting with investors, company executives, business consultants, entrepreneurs, or other life science professionals?
Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA) will hold the 2nd SAPA Healthcare Investment Forum and Roadshow on June 14-15, 2019 in Manhattan, New York City. The two-day event will feature China-focused investment forum in collaboration with TongXieYi on Day 1, and plenary and parallel sessions about global life science investment, company roadshows, and 1:1 meeting session for investors and entrepreneurs, among other programs, on Day 2.
Building on the success of the Roadshow Session of the 2017 SAPA Annual Conference, SAPA held its inaugural Pharma/Biotech Investment Summit and Roadshow successfully at Columbia University in Manhattan, NYC on June 16,2018.  More than 20 investment organizations and corporations participated in the 2018 event, including investors from Solebury Trout (a PNC Bank Subsidiary), Citigroup, F’Prime Capital Partners (formerly Fidelity Biosciences), OrbiMed, Manhattan Capital, Connecticut Innovations, Accelerate NY Seed Fund, BiX Capital, Good Health Capital, and Cedrus Investments, as well as business development executives from pharmaceutical or biotech companies such as Insmed, Merck, Forsun Pharma, Kelun Pharmaceutical, QiLu Pharmaceutical, etc.
We received more than 50 applications at various development phases for participating in the 2018 roadshow and 10 were selected for roadshow presentation. The projects cover a wide area, including pharma, biotech, medical device, healthcare big data, etc.
The submission of application for participating in the 2019 Investment Roadshow is now open. We are very pleased to invite companies in life sciences (including but not limited to pharma, biotech, medical device, big data in pharmaceutical development or healthcare in general) to submit project and/or business description and executive summaries through Google form (https://goo.gl/forms/jBv30s8WX2bne2Hv1) or QQ survey (https://wj.qq.com/s2/3342239/607a/) if you cannot access google form. The submission deadline will be Monday, April 15, 2019. Selected projects/businesses will be notified of opportunities to present in the 2019 Investment Roadshow.
Who we are?
The Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA, http://www.sapaweb.org/new/sapa/html/) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1993 and headquartered in New Jersey, USA. With seven chapters (New England, Greater Philadelphia, Connecticut, Washington DC/Maryland, Mid-West/Chicago, West/California, and China) and over 6,000 members comprised of mainly pharmaceutical and biotech professionals, SAPA’s motion includes promoting the advancement of pharmaceutical science and biotechnology, contributing to public health education, promoting scientific exchange and business cooperation between US and China, and fostering the career growth of pharmaceutical professionals.
What you can expect?
·        A platform to pitch your project/business - to be evaluated by real-world investors and corporate executives
·        1:1 meeting session for diagnostics and/or collaboration - Deep-dive 1:1 conversation opportunity with investors/corporations having interest to invest or collaborate
·        Leaning the current trend – listening to keynote speechesin global life science outlook, cross-border investment, and other ongoing trends in life sciences by business consultants such as Deloitte, etc.
Why us?
·        We provide opportunities to connect you with investors and potential business partners.
·        We offer unique perspectives on the pharma/biotech markets and investment environments in both the U.S. and China.
·        We help you and your business succeed!
Please feel free to forward this message to people who might be interested. We also invite you to become a sponsor or collaborator of SAPA, since as a not-for-profit volunteer-run organization, we need support from organizations or persons like you!
Should you need further information, please reach us at Roadshow.SAPA@gmail.com.
Thank you!
SAPA Executive Council &
Organizing Committee of 2019 SAPA Investment Forum