#TheFuture is Closer Than You Think

An Event Reflecting the Rapidly-Evolving Landscape in Life Sciences

October 25 + 26, 2016 | Downtown Sheraton | Philadelphia, PA

Life Sciences Future

Offering the most innovative and timely speakers and panels – in an atmosphere designed to facilitate connections and interaction.


Sheraton Downtown Hotel
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


October 25 + 26, 2016
Tuesday and Wednesday


Featured Speakers

Bringing to Light the Best and Brightest On One Stage

Natalie A. Cummins

Senior Vice President + Chief Strategy Officer


As Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Ms. Cummins is responsible for developing and implementing growth plans to optimize revenue. In this role she oversees marketing, U.S. market access and billing operations, business partnerships and international growth.

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Christopher Burns, Ph.D.

President and Chief Scientific Officer


Dr. Burns, is Co-Founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer of VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He brings 25 years of international experience with financial and scientific responsibilities for multidisciplinary R&D teams within major pharmaceutical (Aventis, Novartis) and start-up (Protez Pharmaceuticals) environments.

Patricia B. Scott, Ph.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer


Dr. Patricia Scott will help you speak, lead and inspire and can enhance any presentation, conversation, negotiation, sales call or interview. Her specialty is teaching the tools and strategy to break through distraction. In today’s world with so much noise, she can help you get your message heard.

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