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Data Analytics in Life Sciences, Healthcare and Biotech Companies

  • May 2, 2013 · 6:00 PM

An event organized in partnership with PRIME & Genopole.

6:00-7:30 Panel Discussion

The use of data analytics is exploding in the biotech and healthcare industries under the combined pressures of emerging personalized medicine and the ever-increasing volume of genomics data. For several years, lifesciences companies have dived into data analytics and made important breakthroughs in bioinformatics methods and tools for drug developers. Now the biotech industry faces fantastic opportunities and challenges from Big Data.

Introduction by Eric Lameignere, Head of Genopole® Enterprises


Alex Bangs, CIO at Crescendo Biosciences;

Eric Durand, Computational Scientist at 23andme;

Ken Perez, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Director of Healthcare Policy at MedeAnalytics;

Alexander Eckehart Urban, Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics at Stanford University School of Medicine;

Moderated by Samir Elamrani, partner at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati.

7:30 – 8:30 Innovators Pitch session

Selected companies will showcase their innovation in front of a savvy audience of potential US and French partners, investors and media. Six innovative companies will have five minutes to present, three minutes for Q&A, and a table in the exhibition area to showcase their technology during the networking dinner.

If you want to pitch : Apply Today!

8 :30-9:30: Networking : wine and cheese.

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  • Charlene Son R.

    Agreed - it was great that the panel provided high level trends as well as detailed information. Also liked the 5-minute company pitches. Very informative.

    2 · May 2, 2013

  • Dave M.

    Great event with insightful commentary and presentations.

    2 · May 2, 2013

  • Patrick C.

    Great event - one of the better Meetups I've been to.

    2 · May 2, 2013

  • Catherine B.

    Software engineer with many years experience in biotech and medical research.

    May 1, 2013

  • Anupam B.

    Looking forward to it.

    April 30, 2013

  • Daen de L.

    Sorry -- can't make it this time :(

    April 30, 2013

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  • Elaine

    Will there be a waiting list for this event?

    April 26, 2013

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      April 26, 2013

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    April 22, 2013

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      April 24, 2013

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    April 23, 2013

  • Jack C.

    Looking foward to the meetup!

    April 22, 2013

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