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7:30 am

Login & Network in the Platform

7:50 am What it Takes to Make LEAP a Reality

  • Amy Radley Global Head of Life Sciences - LEAP HR, Hanson Wade

7:55 am Chair’s Opening Remarks

THE FORWARD-THINKING LIFE SCIENCES CHRO

8:00 am Discover: The Future of Work is Now

8:20 am Opening Panel Discussion: How are CHROs Currently Thinking About the Future of Work & the Evolution of the HR Function & Leader?

  • Meaghan Piscitelli Partner, Global Life Sciences, Radford-Aon
  • Amy Wireman Senior Vice President, Human Resources, BioMarin Pharmaceuticals
  • Andy Porter Executive Vice President & Chief People Experience Officer, Relay Therapeutics
  • Frances Brooks Taplett Chief People Officer, The Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard
  • Kim Hazen Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Fulcrum Therapeutics

9:00 am Break

TRANSFORMING DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION FOR EVOLVING WORKFORCES

9:20 am Discover: How Gilead Sciences is Driving Success Through Critical Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Initiatives

9:40 am Discover: Driving Culture, Trust & Emotional Intelligence Initiatives to Accelerate Performance & Inclusion During Challenging Times

  • Amy Buono Vice President, People & Culture, Genomatica

10:00 am Develop: Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

  • Ritu Shrivastav Senior Director, Human Resources, Gilead Sciences
  • Amy Buono Vice President, People & Culture, Genomatica

10:20 am Speed Networking Session

10:40 am Break

SCALING & SHAPING CULTURE IN A GROWING BIOPHARMA BUSINESS

11:00 am Discover: Rethinking Ways to Be More Purposeful in How You Shape Culture Within Your Biotech Business

  • Amie Krause Vice President, Human Resources, Atara Biotherapeutics

11:20 am Tonushree Mondal Consulting Presentation

11:40 am Develop: Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

12:00 pm Action: Interactive Roundtable Sessions

Synopsis

Join one of four roundtable discussions, led by our expert moderators, for a 20-minute interactive deep-dive discussion:

  1. Rethinking Talent Acquisition in a Post-Pandemic Life Sciences Industry – Mike Gamble, President, Taylor Strategy Partners
  2. Reimagining Engagement Through Recognition – Morgan Chaney, Senior Director, Marketing, Blueboard
  3. Finding & Hiring the Right Talent Quickly –  Lori Perlstadt, Chief Executive Officer, Vivente Corporate Search
  4. Developing Leadership Skills to Create Organizational Agility – Tonushree Mondal, President, Tonushree Mondal Consulting

12:20 pm Break

RETHINKING TALENT ACQUISITION IN A POST-VACCINE WORLD

12:40 pm Discover: Investing in Employee Engagement to Improve Retention, Talent Acquisition & Integrate Cultures During M&A

1:00 pm Discover: The 3D Virtual Interview: Making the Right Decisions Around the Talent You’re Hiring

  • Mike Gamble President, Taylor Strategy Partners
  • Natasha Tharp Director, Consulting & Assessment , Taylor Strategy Partners

1:20 pm Develop: Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

  • Christie Prue Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Two Labs
  • Mike Gamble President, Taylor Strategy Partners
  • Natasha Tharp Director, Consulting & Assessment , Taylor Strategy Partners

1:40 pm Break

MAXIMIZING ENGAGEMENT & CONNECTIVITY WITH YOUR LIFE SCIENCES WORKFORCE

2:00 pm Discover: Ensuring Success Through Engagement & Emotional Connectivity

2:20 pm Discover: Exploring How Recognition Can Improve Connection While Working Apart

  • Kevin Yip Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder, Blueboard
  • Courtney O’Konek Senior Director, Corporate Communication & Investor Relations, ImmunoGen

2:40 pm Discover: Engaging & Motivating a Field Sales Team During the Pandemic – Lessons that Can Help Us Build for the Future

3:00 pm Develop: Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

3:20 pm Chair’s Closing Remarks & Close of Conference Day One