Partners & Sponsors
The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides scientists in the lab the funding they need to make and apply game-changing discoveries in cancer treatments, detection, prevention and, ultimately, a cure. NFCR has distinguished itself by emphasizing long-term, transformative research often overlooked by other major funding sources and/or deemed too risky. Since its establishment in 1973, NFCR has provided more than $380 million for cancer research and public education.
Microsoft’s mission is to enable people and businesses throughout the world to realize their full potential by creating technology that transforms the way people work, play, and communicate. Microsoft life sciences empower healthcare organizations of all sizes to reimagine the ways they bring together people, processes and health data insights to improve care delivery. The corporation provides pharma and life sciences solutions to enable personalized patient experiences, accelerate innovation, and improve operational outcomes within a secure and compliant environment.
Scripps Research ranks as among the most influential scientific organizations in the world, unparalleled in propelling innovation in science and medicine. Its unique structure merges foundational studies in biology, chemistry and computer science with translational science to produce the next generation of drugs and advances in digital and precision medicine. Scientists in the institute’s five academic research departments work hand-in-hand with researchers of the Scripps Research Translational Institute and Calibr. Together, they cultivate the next generation of scientific leaders and expand the frontiers of knowledge to drive innovation that improves lives around the planet.
Springboard’s mission is to accelerate the growth of entrepreneurial companies led by women through access to essential resources and a global community of experts. We are a leading network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high-growth companies led by women who are transforming industries in technology and life science.
The Asian Fund for Cancer Research (AFCR) is a non-profit organization committed to curing cancers that have significant impacts on Asian populations. Headquartered in Hong Kong, AFCR is uniquely positioned to implement in Asia the newest cancer research discoveries and technologies from around the world, investigate the distinct causes of cancer in Asian populations through innovative genetic and molecular research, and develop more effective therapies tailored to the region’s cancer patients.
Clients have relied on the international law firm of Dorsey & Whitney LLP since 1912 as a trusted legal advisor and valued business partner. With locations across the United States as well as Canada, Europe and Asia, Dorsey provides an integrated, proactive approach to its clients’ legal and business needs. Dorsey represents a number of the world’s most successful companies from a wide range of industries, including leaders in the health care and life sciences industries. Dorsey’s diverse client base includes more than one-third of Fortune 100 companies.
Goodwin Procter LLP (known as Goodwin) is a Global 50 law firm consisting of more than 1,200 attorneys with offices in Boston, Cambridge, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, New York City, Paris, Santa Monica, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. Goodwin has a history of working on groundbreaking matters, and an increasingly focused approach to working with clients in the financial, private equity, real estate, technology and life sciences industries.
Incubate is a 501(c)(4) organization of venture capital organizations representing the patient, corporate, and investment communities. Our primary aim is to educate policymakers on the role of venture in bringing promising ideas to patients in need. Their mission is to insure patients continue to reap the benefits of the unrelenting innovation spurred by venture capital investment in the life sciences industry and protected by the American system of intellectual property.
GoMo Health is a leader in designing, implementing, and marketing award-winning, personalized patient engagement solutions that support the continuum of care. Their solutions are highly scalable and cost-effective, enabling better self-management, healthy decisions making, and improved outcomes. By connecting behavioral science and technology to enhance outpatient care, the company is powering mobile, digital therapeutics that personalize care to improve healthcare outcomes.
BLA Regulatory, as a Trusted Partner in Regulatory Affairs, will guide their clients through every step of the regulatory process by creating a tailored end-to-end approach depending on the product and company’s needs. With a combined experience of more than 130 years, the team brings in collective knowledge from major biopharmaceutical companies, CROs, and the FDA. Their qualified expertise expands across CMC, nonclinical, clinical, statistics, scientific writing, and project management.