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In China Focus@San Francisco, you are more than just a listener, but also have the opportunity to co-organize your own session with us.

Whether you want to release the company’s 2020 strategic plan during the JPM Week, or discuss your professional views with other industry leaders, or present your company and meet key customers, China Focus will provide the tailored platform.

Session Formats
  • Panel Discussion (50 min): Panelists (maximum of 4 plus one moderator) present their opinion from multiple perspectives on one topic facilitated by a moderator. Moderator will facilitate formal Q&A with the audience and panelists. (Only one panel member per company allowed)
  • Single Speaker (10-40 min): a topic subject matter expert to give a deep-dive presentation with emphasis on data trends and statistical analysis or educational contents. (Sponsorship required)
    *Other formats can also be considered
Submission Deadline: Oct 25, 2019
Scope of Focus
  1. Cross-border Business Development & Investment
  2. Emerging Opportunities after China joined ICH
  3. Financing your innovation in China
  4. Cell & Gene Therapy
  5. Oncology: Immune Oncology or Targeted Therapy
  6. Unmet Needs from Other Therapeutics Areas in China
  7. Rare Disease & Orphan Drug
  8. Precision Medicine & Diagnostics
  9. Digital Health
  10. Regulation and Market Entry
  11. Intellectual Property
  12. How to strengthen the Pharma Value Chain in China
Why Speak at China Focus?

China Focus is seeking speakers who have practical experience related to China healthcare market, regulations, investments and financial markets, and experts in emerging technologies that has large market potential in China. We are looking for leaders who are forward thinking, diverse, engaging and who drive meaningful discussions about what’s next for the healthcare industry with China playing a crucial role. Speaking at China Focus allows you to establish yourself as a subject matter expert, initiate critical dialogue, spark creative ideas, and more.

Featured Speakers at China Focus
Wei (William) Cao

Chairman and CEO
Gracell Biotechnologies

Yuanhua Ding

Head of External R&D, Pifzer

Nissi Darvish

Senior Managing Director, OrbiMed

Gordon Freeman

Professor of Medical Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Center/Harvard Medical School

James Huang

Managing Partner, KPCB China

Darren Ji

Partner, Lily Asia Ventures

Harvey Lodish

Founding Member and Professor
Whitehead Institute of Biomedical Research/MIT

Scott Liu

CEO, Henlius

Travis McCready

President and CEO
Massachusetts Life Sciences Cente

Kim Nearing

Managing Director, Cedrus Group

Dennis Purcell

Founder and Senior Advisor, Aisling Capital (Moderator)

Interested in sponsoring a corporate session or host a private meeting?

Corporate-sponsored Session

Add a dedicated session to your sponsorship with a more focused audience on a more personal level lasting up to 1 hour.  You can dive deeper into the discussion, and our team will work with you on targeting key participants from our community

VIP meetings

Secure a private meeting room to conduct deeper and more engaging discussions or host a breakfast/lunch/dinner meeting with your most valued guests. We have a limited number of suites available, so book early to ensure you have your space.