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Join us for the 17th Annual Life Science Innovation Northwest, presented by Life Science Washington. This two-day event in Seattle serves as Pacific Northwest's largest life science conference. Hosted at the Washington State Convention Center, attendees have the chance to experience the best of Seattle hospitality, commerce and life science industry.
Tuesday & Wednesday, May 23 & 24, 2017
Washington State Convention Center
705 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: BRAD SMITH, MICROSOFT
We are thrilled to welcome Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer at Microsoft, as this year's keynote speaker. Smith is responsible for the company’s corporate, external, and legal affairs. He leads a team of more than 1,300 business, legal and corporate affairs professionals working in 55 countries.
These teams are responsible for the company’s legal work, its intellectual property portfolio, patent licensing business, corporate philanthropy, government affairs, public policy, corporate governance, and social responsibility work. He is also Microsoft's chief compliance officer. Smith plays a key role in representing the company externally and in leading the company’s work on a number of critical issues including privacy, security, accessibility, environmental sustainability and digital inclusion, among others. Smith joined Microsoft in 1993, and before becoming general counsel in 2002 he spent three years leading the Legal and Corporate Affairs (LCA) team in Europe, then five years serving as the deputy general counsel responsible for LCA’s teams outside the United States.
REGISTRATION: Registration is open for LSINW 2017. Early-Bird registration ends Friday March 10, 2017! Please follow this link to formally register. In order to register, you must use, or create a member profile.
If you have any questions about the process, please contact Kathleen Poston at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPONSORSHIP: Showcase your organization in front of 600+ industry professionals! Sponsorship opportunities are now available. More information is available here or contact Amanda Tran at email@example.com.
POSTER PRESENTATION: The Poster Session is aimed at helping very early stage companies obtain insights from and network with savvy investors and biotech executives. Learn more about the criteria here. To apply for the poster presentations, follow this online application. For more information, contact contact Wendy Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org
PODIUM PRESENTATIONS: Podium Presentations are ideal for life science organizations seeking to connect with industry business development executives, investors, entrepreneurs and other strategic partners. Learn more about the criteria here. To apply for the podium presentations, follow this online application. For more information, contact Katy Tollefson at email@example.com.
FAST PITCH SHOWDOWN: Have a great life science business pitch? Apply for the Fast Pitch Showdown, offering one-minute pitch opportunity to judges with a cash prize for the winning organization. More information is available on our Fast Pitch one-pager. To apply, visit this link online.
FULL AGENDA: The full schedule and agenda will be available online soon.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: SHERATON SEATTLE
Life Science Washington has a block of group rate rooms at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Seattle.
Conveniently located across the street from the Washington State Convention Center, the Sheraton has easy access to transit, light rail to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, as well as the many downtown Seattle amenities.
This block will sell out and expires on May 1, 2017.
To ensure you have guaranteed overnight accommodations and to review options, book online now or call (206) 447-5547 and ask for "LSINW 2017 ROOM BLOCK"
2016 RECAP: Thank you to everyone who join us last year, including our 2016 sponsors below! You can view the LSINW 2016 Video Gallery online here, along with our Panel Recaps, Podium Presenters, and Photo Galleries from Day 1 and Day 2.
PAST LSINW RESOURCES: View more information from past years here.