Inaugural Texas FreshAIR Roundtable

Inaugural Texas FreshAIR Roundtable
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Keynote Speakers
Francisco Cigarroa, MD, Chancellor, UT System

Ronald DePinho, MD, President, UTMDACC

Pharmaceutical Company Attendees/Speakers

Abbvie
Neela Patel, PhD, Director, Global External Research

Astellas
Stephen Eck, PhD, VP, Global Head of Medical Oncology Sciences

AstraZeneca
Donald E. Frail, PhD, VP, Emerging Innovations, Innovative Medicines

Biogen Idec
Meena Subramanyam, PhD, VP, Translational Medicine

Bristol-Myers Squibb
Sharon Jameson, BSN, MBA
Group Director-Oncology Collaborative Institute

Joseph Leveque, MD
Vice President, US Medical-Oncology

Murdo Gordon
Senior VP, US Pharmaceuticals Oncology

Kimary Kulig, PhD
US Medical Oncology, Integrative Sciences, Molecular Oncology

Eli Lilly and Company
Dale Edgar, PhD
Distinguished Research Fellow, GER&D, Science and Technology Partnerships

Michael Myers, PhD, Sr. Director, Global External R&D

Genentech
Jeannie Sumner
Clinical Specialist

Laura Thompson
Clinical Specialist

GlaxoSmithKline
Daniel Gant, PhD
Science Director, Scinovo

Pearl Huang, PhD
Vice President and Global Head, (DPAc)

Sylvie Laquerre, PhD
Director, DPAc

Johnson & Johnson
Thorsten Melcher, PhD, Senior Director, New Ventures and Partnerships

Sarah Bodary, PhD
New Ventures Business Lead

Arturo Molina, MD
Vice President, Oncology Scientific Innovation, California

Lilly
Melanie Paquette, PhD
Medical Liaison

David Price, PhD
Consultant - Medical Liaison

Merck
Sanjeev Munshi, PhD, Director, Licensing & External Research

Steven Bartz, PhD, Director, Worldwide Licensing

Pfizer
Anthony Coyle, PhD, VP/CSO, Centers for Therapeutic Innovation

Ron Newbold, PhD, Vice President, Strategic Research Partnerships (SRP) within External R&D Innovation (ERDI).

Melissa Fitzgerald, PhD, Head, Strategic Research Partnerships-San Diego

Roche
Robert Wasserman, MD
Head of Academic Alliances, Roche TCRC, Inc

Sanofi-Aventis

Sridaran Natesan, PhD, Scientific Site Head, R&D, External Innovation & Partnering

Sunovion
Alistair Wheeler, MD
VP, Clinical Dev and Medical Affairs, Respiratory

Inaugural Texas FreshAIR Roundtable

Dates
September 25, 2013 (check-in begins at noon; Welcome begins at 1pm)
September 26, 2013 (adjourns at 3pm)

Location
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center , 1900 University Avenue, Austin, Texas 78705

Detailed Agenda

Registration is Now Closed
Click here to Register for the Event (attendance is limited)
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 6, 2013
There is no registration fee, but registration is a requirement.

Roundtable Organizer
Beena Koshy, Ph.D.
Special Consultant, Research and Innovation
Office of Health Affairs
The University of Texas System
beekoshy@pipelinegenomics.com
(919) 619-4497

Registration/Accommodation Questions: Contact Sherry Cass, UT System, scass@utsystem.edu or 512-499-4529

Hotel Accommodations
Participants are responsible for making their own reservations.

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center - This room block and hotel are SOLD OUT. Please see additional room blocks and a listing of hotels below.
1900 University Avenue, Austin, Texas 78705
Room block rate: $174 - September 25 only
Open on a space available occupancy basis until August 26, 2013
To make reservations: SOLD OUT
Online: Texas FreshAIR (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/UTSYST0913 )
Call: 512-404-3600 or toll free at 877-744-8822
Group Name: Texas FreshAIR

Additional Room Blocks

Hampton Inn & Suites (2 blocks to conference site) - This room block is currently sold out, but rooms are still available at a slightly higher rate. Please call for reservations at 512.499.8881
1701 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701
Room block rate: $174 - September 25 only
Open on a space available basis until September 4, 2013
To make reservations:
Online: Click here
Call: 512.499.8881
Group Name: UT Systems
Group Code: USY

Double Tree Suites by Hilton-Austin (4 blocks to conference site)
303 W. 15th Street, Austin, TX 78701
Room block rate: $199 - September 25 only
Open on a space available basis until midnight August 28, 2013
To make reservations:
Online: Click here (After selecting your date, enter the Group Code TFA under the 'Have a Special Code?' link)
Call: 1-800-222-8733
Group Code: TFA

Double Tree by Hilton Austin University (1 mile to conference site)
1617 IH-35 North, Austin, TX 78702
Room block rate: $159 - September 25 only
Open on a space available basis until midnight, September 8, 2013
To make reservations:
Call: 512-479-4000 (Ask for Jenny Liang, Director of Sales)
Group Name: UT System Texas FreshAIR
Group Code: UTS

Additional Hotels in Austin - click here

Directions to AT&T Conference Center
Link to google map

From Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
From the airport, exit Bergstrom International Airport and turn left on Hwy. 71, and continue on Hwy. 71/Bastrop Hwy. Take exit onto IH-35N/US-290E. Continue on IH-35N, take exit 235A toward MLK/19th St., continue to MLK and turn left. Continue down MLK to University Ave., turn right on University Ave. and enter into the hotel on the left.

From IH-35 North
From the north, exit 235A from Interstate 35 toward MLK/19th St., continue to MLK and turn right. Continue down MLK to University Ave., turn right on University Ave. and enter into the hotel on the left.

From IH-35 South
From the south, exit 235A from IH-35 toward MLK/19th St., continue to MLK and turn left. Continue down MLK to University Ave., turn right on University Ave. and enter into the hotel on the left.

From East
From the east, follow US 290 into Austin to the IH-35 south exit. Follow IH-35 south and exit 235A toward MLK/19th St., continue to MLK and turn right. Continue down MLK to University Ave., turn right on University Ave. and enter into the hotel on the left.

From West
From the west, follow State Hwy. 71 into Austin to the IH-35N exit. Follow IH-35 north and exit 235A toward MLK/19th St., continue to MLK and turn left. Continue down MLK to University Ave., turn right on University Ave. and enter into the hotel on the left.

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