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The 4th Annual Burrill Pan-Asia Life Sciences Meeting


Sunday, April 21, 2013


2:00 – 2:30 pm           



2:30 – 3:30 pm                       

Life Sciences: State of the World – A Pan-Asia Focus

G. Steven Burrill, CEO, Burrill & Company


3:30 – 4:30 pm           

How does the Explosion of Interest in Biofuels/Industrial Biotech Play out in Asia? Is it Innovation in the US and Exploitation in Asia? And what is really going on?

Ganesh Kishore, CEO, Malaysian Life Sciences Capital Fund Ltd.

Daphne Preuss, CEO, Chromatin

Moderated by: Roger Wyse, President and Chief Operating Officer, Burrill Biogreentech Venture and Private Equity Funds, Burrill & Company


4:30 – 5:30 pm           

Asia Outbound – Global Arbitrage

Karen King, President, DSM Biologics

Catherine A. Sazdanoff, Vice President, Global Business Development, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International

Friedhelm Blobel, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, SciClone Pharmaceuticals

Moderated by: Michael Keyoung, Managing Director, Pan-Asia, Burrill & Company


5:30 pm          

Closing Remarks

G. Steven Burrill, CEO, Burrill & Company