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Price Forbes announces Life Science Conference 2019

14 November 2018 - by James Bird

On Wednesday 15th – Friday 17th May, Price Forbes will be holding a Life Science Conference at the Macdonald Berystede Hotel and Spa in Ascot.

This conference is suitable for professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry looking to stay one step ahead of the political, legal and insurance landscape of life science and healthcare.

Guests will be welcomed with a three course dinner from 7pm on Wednesday 15th May. Throughout the event, guests can expect presentations on a range of topics including:

  • Future regulatory and political landscape
  • Legal environment in the US and EU
  • Relevance of insurance to the changing world
  • Innovation
  • Cyber insurability and coverage vagueness/gaps/duplication
  • Regulatory cover including warning letters
  • Clinical trials – latest trends and approaches
  • Product liability
  • Risk financing strategy

Key speakers include:

Daniel Kracov: a partner at Arnold & Porter. Daniel co-chairs the firm’s Life Science & Healthcare practice; he helps large manufacturing companies, trade associations and early-stage ventures negotiate challenges relating to the development, manufacturing, approval and promotion of drugs, biologics, medical devices and diagnostics.

Ian Dodds-Smith: head of Arnold & Porter’s European Product Liability practice and also co-head of the Food, Drug and Medical Device practice. Ian has primary responsibility for the European Union market. He advises companies and trade associations on all aspects of the regulatory framework within Europe.

Edward Allera: co-chair of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney FDA group. He counsels clients on new product development and business opportunities in the areas of pharmaceuticals, hi-tech products, medical devices, food and cosmetics.

Further speakers will be announced over the coming months.

The event will conclude at 12.30pm on Friday 17th May and is set to be a key date in the calendar of: insurers, brokers and risk/insurance managers working within the pharmaceutical industry.

If you’d like to register your interest please click here or email James Bird for further information.