HBA Los Angeles presents
Join HBA LA for a virtual fireside chat with Aya Jakobovits, one of biotech’s most successful entrepreneurs. Aya has a 25-year track record of starting and growing successful biotech companies. Aya has served as President & Founding CEO of both Kite Pharma and Adicet Bio, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Adicet Bio, Dyve Biosciences, UCLA Technology Development Corporation, and Yeda Research and Development Co. She also has extensive experience transitioning start-ups into fully integrated biotech companies, having done so at companies such Kite Pharma (acquired by Gilead for $11.9 billion), Agensys (acquired by Astellas for $537 million), Abgenix (acquired by Amgen for $2.2 billion).
Join us to connect directly with Aya in an intimate group setting on:
• Entrepreneurial leadership
• What it takes to be “employee #1” and fearlessly drive innovation forward
• The process of growing start-ups from small team ventures to fully integrated, biotechnology companies
• The importance of technology and leadership to success within healthcare
• Advice for aspiring women entrepreneurs in the healthcare sector
Registration for this event will be limited to 10 participants in order to allow for interactive discussion and sharing of ideas. Please come prepared to ask questions and participate in the discussion!
This event will be held via Zoom.
5:00-5:10 Welcome and introduction
5:10-6:00 Freside chat, including discussion
Event is open to: HBA Members only
Online registration deadline: 29 July 2020
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Registration: Regular Registration
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