HBA Seattle presents

Woman of the Year (WOTY) Webcast in Seattle

Date and time
Thursday, 11 May
08:30AM - 11:00AM PST
Queen Anne conference room BDO
800 Fifth Ave suite 3750
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

Event Contact
Imen Hannachi
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Nearly 2,500 leaders across the industry will celebrate this year’s honorees during the 28th annual Woman of the Year (WOTY) event in New York City and now you can share the experience in Seattle.

The program will include a viewing of the live broadcast of the ceremony from NYC and the ability to network with members and other peers all celebrating the HBA’s annual award event. Don't forget to bring your business cards.

Information about this year’s award winners:
The HBA is pleased to announce that our 2017 HBA Woman of the Year is Bahija Jallal, PhD, executive vice president, AstraZeneca, and head of MedImmune. MedImmune is the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Bahija will be introduced by Pascal Soriot, executive director and CEO, AstraZeneca. Alex Gorsky, chairman and CEO, Johnson & Johnson, and 2009 HBA Honorable Mentor, will introduce the 2017 HBA Honorable Mentor Joaquin Duato, worldwide chairman, pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson. In addition, Carolyn Buck Luce, senior managing director, Hewlett Consulting Partners LLC, managing partner, Imaginal Labs LLC, and 2012 HBA Woman of the Year, will introduce the 2017 HBA STAR Ceci Zak, principal and COO at Batten & Co. Also lauded at the live event will be a group of some 100 Rising Stars and Luminaries, noted for their accomplishments and contributions to the healthcare industry, also will be presented at the Woman of the Year event.

The HBA Woman of the Year event, which attracts women and men from throughout the healthcare industry, showcases the HBA’s core purpose of furthering the advancement and impact of women in the business of healthcare.



8:00 - 9:00 AM                   Arrive/networking

9:00 - 11:00 AM                 Woman of the Year presentation   

11:00 - 11:15 AM               Close


Registration information

Event is open to: HBA members and nonmembers

Online registration deadline: 11 May 2017     

Onsite (walk-in) registration: Is allowed



Is this event refundable? Yes

If yes, requests must be submitted in writing to by 10 May 2017; no refunds are available after this date.

Registration information

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The HBA will make reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with special needs have an equal opportunity to enjoy all of its programs. Contact us if you require special accommodations for this event.

 Price LevelRegular
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Registration: Regular registration

 Member - Euro€21.00
 Non-Member - Euro€30.00

By registering for this event, you acknowledge that you may be photographed, videotaped and/or audio-taped during the course of the meeting and hereby give permission for your image, voice, or survey comments to be used in education, training, promotion and/or trade and communications media by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association in any and all media throughout the world, without restriction as to frequency or duration of usage.