30 Oct 2018
7:45 am – 8:45 amNetworking Breakfast & Registration
8:45 am – 9:00 amWelcome Remarks from Biocom
9:00 am – 9:45 amBurnout to “Rising Star” How to Re-Energize Your Biopharma Culture for Superior Performance
10:00 am – 11:00 amHR as a Strategic Driver: Enabling the Next Phase of Your Organizations’ Growth

Gaylene Xanthopoulos, President & Founder, The Leadership Edge, Inc.

11:15 am – 12:00 pmState of the Pay for Life Sciences: Findings Release from Biocom Institute Total Rewards Survey

Jeff Calder, Principal, Director Bay Area Employee Benefits Division, Marsh & McLennan

12:00 pm – 1:00 pmNetworking Lunch
1:00 pm – 1:45 pmHow to Cultivate and Retain Women to Increase Business Success

Tina M. Beranbaum, Ph.D., Strategist, Executive Coach, and Principle, Centauric LLC

2:00 pm – 2:45 pmLife Science Legal Updates: What You Should Know

Jim Fessenden, Partner, Fisher & Phillips LLP

3:00 pm – 3:45 pmImportance of People Analytics

Cari DeLoa, Sr. Principal Data Engineer on the Diversity & Inclusion Team, Genentech

3:45 pm – 4:30 pmProfessional Development with 2Connect: Present to Yes

Diane West, President and Co-Founder, 2Connect

4:30 pm – 5:15 pmLessons from Life Science Companies Who Are Getting Employee Engagement Right

Sheela Krothapalli, Head of People Operations, Verily

Carmen Merritt, Sr. Director, HR Business Partner, MyoKardia, Inc.

Fred Kohler, Head of People, Grail

Amie Krause, Senior Director of Human Resources, Atara Biotherapeutics

5:15 pm – 7:00 pmClosing Networking Reception