June 2, 2019
Loews Philadelphia Hotel


June 2, 2019
Loews Philadelphia Hotel 1200 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


China has embraced a vigorously growing healthcare market in the past decade. Ever since joining ICH in 2017, China has seen increased clinical trials and accelerated new drug and device approval. For biotech and medtech companies outside of China, you need to find the right partners and the right resources to bring your products to China, in order to adapt to difference in culture, regulation, reimbursement, etc. In the meantime, Chinese biotechs are actively seeking global market entry opportunities and oversea partners.

China Focus @BIO Philadelphia is designed to provide a meaningful platform to inform, inspire, and foster cross-border partnership in life science and healthcare.

Who should attend
  • Investors (VC, PE, investment bank, etc.)
  • Life science innovators and entrepreneurs
  • Biotech & big pharma
  • Medtech (device and diagnostics) manufacturers and distributors
  • Service providers (law firm, financial advisory, regulatory consulting, CRO, CDMO, etc.)
  • Healthcare providers
Main topics
  • Cross-border investment: money from the East and the West
  • Innovations going to China: regulation, market access, manufacturing and distribution
  • Chinese innovations going west: partnership for capital and market access in the U.S.



What you can get
  • Learn about Chinese life science and healthcare industry
  • Hear about the latest Chinese regulatory reforms and implications
  • Meet with the decision makers in the industry
  • Initiate business conversations that otherwise difficult to start




at Previous China Focus Events



Executive Level Attendees

Chinese Companies and Investors

One-to-one meetings




Qualified investors can request
complimentary registration
Member of the press can request for a complimentary regisitration


Time Track 1 Track 2
8:00  – 9:00 Check-in
9:00 – 9:40 Opening remarks
Keynote: China’s emerging role in the global healthcare market


9:40 – 12:00 Panel 1

Seeing through the clouds: opportunities and challenges with cross-border investment

Panel 2

New wave of innovation: emerging Chinese biotech’s oversea strategies

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 17:00 Company presentation


Keynote: Impact of FDA’s new digital health approach on life science and healthcare
Panel 4

New formula for success: how AI and digital health is transforming the healthcare industry?

Company presentation
Panel 3

Partnering opportunities with China pharma

Panel 5

How venture capital is embracing innovations in biotech and MedTech?

Download Sample Attendee List from past China Focus events

Download Program from past China Focus events



Katherine Andersen

Head of Healthcare Corporate Finance and East/Central Life Science 
Silicon Valley Bank

Kim Nearing

Managing Director
Cedrus Group

Alexander Gaffney

Sr. Manager
PwC Health Research Institute

Gurkeerat Singh

VP Emerging Technology and Innovation
Lilly Research Labs

Ping Cao

VP Business Development
Henlius Biotech

Brad Loncar

Loncar Investments

Daniel Chai

Managing Partner
Turret Capital

Tim Xiao

Delos Capital

Andrew Nerlinger

Venture Partner
Bill Wood Ventures

Lily Zou

Fosun Pharma USA

Mark Tang

Managing Director
Good Health Capital

Bernice Ma

Assc Principal
Evolution Road LLC

Michael Song

Sr. Manager

Bob Ai

Managing Director
Solebury Trout

Martin Dueñas

Founder & CEO

Danhui Wang

Founder and Managing Consultant
Remedeca Partners LLC

Greg Caressi

SVP, Transformational Health

Foster & Sullivan

Christian Soschner


CS Life Science Invest

Wendy Pan


Sidley Austin LLP

Dan Zhang


Fountain Medical Development


Participating Companies


3 + 3 =

Registration, Sponsorship and Collaboration (China)

Youwen (Allen) Dai

Registration, Sponsorship and Collaboration (U.S. and Europe)

Xinxin Li
Speaker, Group Delegation and Presenting Companies

Han Yan



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Loews Philadelphia Hotel 1200 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

TEL: +43-1-72777

FAX: +43-1-72777

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Registration, Group Delegation and Presenting Companies (China)

Youwen Dai

Registration, Group Delegation and Presenting Companies (U.S.)

Yan Han

Sponsorship, PR & Partnership                                         

Xinxin Li