2016 HBA Annual Conference schedule

All events take place at the St. Louis Convention Center unless otherwise specified.

 

Wednesday, November 2

8:15 8:00 PM Registration open
8:45 – 11:30 AM Tour of the Venture Café and Cortex (offsite)
Must be a conference attendee to participate. Additional fee applies. Limited seats available.
8:45 – 11:30 AM Tour of Mercy Virtual Care Center (offsite)
Must be a conference attendee to participate. Additional fee applies. Limited seats available.
1:30 – 4:30 PM Pre-conference seminar: Confidence When It Counts
Additional fee applies. Must be a conference attendee to participate. Limited seats available.
1:30 – 4:30 PM Pre-conference seminar: Building Relational Capital
Must be a conference attendee to participate. Additional fee applies. Limited seats available.
1:30 – 4:30 PM Pre-conference seminar: Grow, Flex, Thrive: Activating Your Entrepreneurial Mindset
Must be a conference attendee to participate. Additional fee applies. Limited seats available.
5:00 – 6:00 PM Leadership Connections
Available to HBA members only. Must be a conference attendee to participate. Limited seats available.
Sponsored by
5:00 – 6:00 PM Chapter receptions
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Opening reception in exhibit hall

Photo booth sponsored by

Networking lounge sponsored by

Headshot lounge sponsored by
















 

Thursday, November 3


6:00 – 7:00 AM Yoga or power walk
Sign up for these optional activities onsite at the registration desk in St. Louis
7:00 AM 5:30 PM Registration open
7:00 – 8:15 AM Breakfast with exhibits
7:00 - 8:15 AM Women in Science breakfast with speaker Elaine Haynes
sponsored by
7:00 - 8:15 AM Rising Star and Luminary breakfast (by invitation-only)
sponsored by
8:30 – 9:45 AM Main stage presentation: Keynote speaker Tan Le
9:45 – 10:15 AM Break
10:15 – 11:45 AM

Workshop session #1

Executive Forum track sponsored by

12:15 – 1:15 PM Main stage presentation and lunch 

Erica Dhawan, founder and CEO, Cotential
Cheryl Watkins-Moore, director, bioscience entrepreneurial inclusion, BioSTL
Jessica Grossman, MD, CEO, Medicines360
1:30 – 2:30 PM

Posters, exhibits and networking activities in exhibit hall
Poster session sponsored by

Photo booth sponsored by

Networking lounge sponsored by

Headshot lounge sponsored by

2:45 – 4:15 PM           

Workshop session #2

Executive Forum track sponsored by

4:15 – 4:30 PM Break
4:30 – 5:30 PM

Main stage presentation

J. Gavin Helton, MD, medical director of ambulatory medicine, Mercy Virtual
Analisa DiFeo, PhD, Norma C. and Albert I. Geller designated professor in ovarian cancer research and an assistant professor in the division of general medical sciences (oncology), Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
ACE Presentation

6:30 – 8:30 PM Reception at City Museum (offsite)

 Sponsored by Mallinckrodt



















Friday, November 4

6:00 - 7:00 AM Yoga or power walk
Sign up for these optional activities onsite at the registration desk in St. Louis
7:00 11:30 AM Registration open
7:00 - 8:15 AM Breakfast with exhibits
8:30 – 10:00 AM

Workshop session #3

Executive Forum track sponsored by

10:00 – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 – 11:30 AM Main stage presentation featuring Jazz Impact







Note: This draft agenda is provided for your travel planning purposes. The conference planning committee reserves the right to make adjustments to this agenda based on speaker schedules. An updated agenda will be provided here prior to the conference.