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Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 259,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$27.9 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2012. Accenture’s Life Sciences practice is dedicated to helping companies rethink, reshape or restructure their businesses to deliver better patient outcomes and drive shareholder returns around the globe. We have a long history of working hand in hand with our clients to improve their performance across the entire Life Sciences value chain —with a strong focus on R&D, Sales & Marketing and the Supply Chain.
AIS Founded in 1989, AIS provides tailored data center and cloud service solutions to companies that require the best in security, compliance, connectivity, and customer service. AIS manages all aspects of IT infrastructure so that customers can focus on their core business. The company’s exclusive AIS Customer Advocacy™ service professionals have designed, implemented, and supported tailored packages for cloud, colocation, network connectivity, disaster recovery, high availability, and IT security for more than 600 enterprises worldwide. Backed by private equity firms Seaport Capital, Viridian Investments, and DuPont Capital Management, AIS operates SSAE 16-compliant, SOC 1-, 2-, and 3-audited, redundant facilities in San Diego, Los Angeles and Phoenix.
Arnold & Porter LLP Arnold & Porter LLP, an 800 lawyer firm with offices in the US and Europe, is ideally positioned to serve the needs of the Life Sciences sector. For over six decades, our team of more than 75 Life Sciences attorneys — including lawyers based in San Francisco, Palo Alto and Los Angeles — has advised companies large and small throughout every stage of the product life cycle. Our service offerings include corporate transactions (including strategic alliances, licensing and co-development agreements, as well as venture capital and early stage financing); regulatory counseling and compliance, IP, and litigation.
ASX Group (ASX) ASX Group (ASX) is one of the world’s leading exchange groups, ranked among the top 10 by market capitalisation. We operate a fully integrated exchange across multiple asset classes – equities, fixed income and derivatives. We service a wide range of retail, institutional and corporate customers, directly and through intermediaries. We offer a broad range of services that allow our customers to invest, trade and manage risk. This includes listings, trading, post-trade services, and technical and information services. We operate infrastructure that supports the systemic stability of Australia’s financial markets and which is critical for the efficient functioning of the nation’s economy, economic growth and position in the Asia Pacific region.
BioMed Realty BioMed Realty is a real estate investment trust (REIT) where Trusted Expertise and Valuable Relationships Build Breakthrough Performance™. We own and operate approximately 13.2 million rentable square feet of space that supports the world’s most transformational life science research and is concentrated in the seven core U.S. life science markets of Boston, San Francisco, San Diego, Maryland, New York/New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Seattle. BioMed Realty has built its business on trust, creativity and dedication, which, in turn, drives long-term financial success. We believe that real estate is not just managing steel, glass and concrete. Instead, real success comes from relationships. We focus on our tenants’ needs in order to deliver environments that support tomorrow’s innovations by utilizing our deep understanding of the life science industry and providing the personal attention and creative flexibility that help foster life science industry successes.
Arnold & Porter LLP Campbell Alliance, an industry leader in biopharmaceutical and medical technology consulting, is the Consulting business segment of inVentiv Health, a leading global provider of best-in-class clinical, commercial, and consulting services to companies seeking to accelerate performance. The firm’s clients include all of the world’s top-20 pharmaceutical companies, as well as numerous emerging and midsize firms. Campbell Alliance is organized into three Centers of Excellence—Commercial, Medical, and Corporate Development—each of which offers a range of services to a critical area of the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical technology industries. Each of our Centers of Excellence is a dedicated consulting team whose members are highly specialized and offer deep expertise in their chosen areas. From its locations in New York City, Raleigh, NC, Parsippany, NJ, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Atlanta, London and Zurich, the firm serves clients throughout North America, Europe, and Japan.
Compliance Implementation Services (CIS) Compliance Implementation Services (CIS) is a consulting firm focused on helping life sciences clients proactively manage complex compliance requirements. We offer a broad portfolio of services and solutions that expand deep into the clinical, manufacturing and commercial disciplines and that align with our clients’ strategic priorities and business operations. CIS continually provides leadership, global regulatory knowledge, industry experience and a problem-solving culture that responds to today’s compliance and commercial challenges. CIS’ Emergent BioPharma Insights™ is a program for emerging companies that provides valuable training, up-to-date regulatory guidance, insights and best practices at each stage in the product lifecycle, from pre-launch through launch and commercialization. The program is designed to help companies achieve successful commercialization by educating executives on the processes needed for a compliant business and the options available for commercial success.
CMTC California Manufacturing Technology Consulting® (CMTC) is a private, mission-based non-profit corporation that specifically works with small to medium manufacturers in Southern California. With over 20 years of experience, CMTC creates solutions for your daily operation challenges. Our Industry Team understands the issues facing small and medium sized manufacturers and their unique business challenges. Our mission is to create solutions to improve organizational performance, while fostering innovation and growth, workforce and supply chain development, business sustainability, technology advancements and continuous improvement strategies.
DLA Piper With 4,200 lawyers in more than 30 countries and nearly 80 offices throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East, DLA Piper is a global law firm positioned to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world. Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000 and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies. As one of the largest business law firms in the world, we were built to serve clients wherever they do business − quickly, efficiently and with genuine knowledge of both local and international considerations.
Deloitte LLP Life sciences organizations face the challenge of converting great discoveries and research breakthroughs into public acceptance and market success. For companies specializing in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical products and technology and medical devices, the life sciences are changing at a remarkable rate. Deloitte LLP’s Life Sciences practice works with our clients to shape the evolution of the industry. The multidisciplinary strengths of Deloitte’s Life Sciences practice offer the comprehensive resources necessary to address the wide range of transformative issues affecting early-stage, emerging and established life sciences companies. From inception and incorporation, to an initial public offering or a new global product launch, our people have the experience that life sciences companies require to address the unique consulting needs of their expanding business around the world. Globally, Our Life Science & Health Care practice has over 7,600 professionals in 76 countries.
Elsevier As the world’s leading provider of science and health information, Elsevier serves more than 30 million scientists, students and health and information professionals worldwide. We help customers advance science and health by providing world-class information and innovative tools that help them make critical decisions, enhance productivity and improve outcomes. In short, Elsevier’s information solutions increase the value of content and empower you to accelerate scientific research. Stop by our booth, #300 for a personalized demo of our world class online information solutions!
Foley & Lardner LLP For more than 25 years, Foley’s Life Sciences Industry Team has provided comprehensive legal services for life sciences enterprises. The cornerstone of our success is our unique ability to blend technical and legal insights with an understanding of our clients’ real-world business needs. Our cross-disciplinary service team effectively melds legal service in the areas of business, IP, health care, and FDA regulatory law. With special focus in the areas of personalized medicine, pharmaceutical and biotech patenting, comprehensive service with FDA regulatory, compliance, and enforcement, and a collaborations and licensing practice all operating within a global scope, Foley & Lardner LLP offers clients a 360—degree approach to their life science technologies.
Health Advances Founded in 1992, Health Advances is a leading healthcare strategy firm advising clients in the biopharma, diagnostic, device, and healthcare services sectors, as well as investors and non-profit organizations. Operating at the intersection of science, technology, and business strategy, Health Advances provides clients with innovative solutions based on deep industry insight, analytical rigor, and an objective perspective. Healthcare executives rely on our professionals to help them make confident decisions involving the greatest challenges in the commercialization of medical technologies and services throughout the world.
Johnson and Johnson Innovation Johnson & Johnson Innovation, a division of Johnson & Johnson Finance Corporation, Ltd. focuses on accelerating early innovation and enhancing opportunities for collaboration and investment across Johnson & Johnson’s global healthcare businesses. Johnson & Johnson Innovation provides scientists, entrepreneurs and emerging companies focused on early-stage opportunities a one-stop access to science and technology experts who can facilitate collaborations across the pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics and consumer companies of Johnson & Johnson. Johnson & Johnson Innovation includes local dealmaking capabilities with the flexibility to adapt deal structures to match early-stage opportunities and establish novel collaborations that speed development of those innovations to solve unmet needs in patients.
Knobbe Martens Knobbe Martens is a law firm that has been practicing exclusively in the area of intellectual property law for over five decades. Knobbe Martens focuses on all aspects of intellectual property including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, rights of publicity, client counseling, due diligence, and related litigation and licensing. The firm is comprised of over 275 lawyers and scientists, with over 100 working in life science fields. The combination of law and deep technical knowledge makes Knobbe Marten’s attorneys uniquely qualified to represent a diverse array of clients in a broad spectrum of intellectual property matters. The firm is internationally recognized across the spectrum of life science areas and is considered an authority on related intellectual property issues.
Knobbe Martens McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP combines legal, political, governmental, scientific and business experience to help clients achieve their business objectives. In the Life Sciences practice, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP has a robust Intellectual Property & Technology practice as well as a highly regarded government contracts practice. The intellectual property practice helps clients strategically create, manage and benefit from their IP assets. Our California based life sciences and biotechnology group, which includes experienced attorneys and patent agents and others with Ph.Ds in various chemical and biotechnical areas, provides strategic counseling to early stage companies, emerging companies, and midsize companies . The group has considerable and broad experience in chemistry and biotechnology, including protein and antibody therapeutics, nucleic acids, diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, enzymology, immunology and other industry sectors.
OUM & Co. OUM is one of the leading professional services firms in California. Our specialty is providing audit, assurance, tax, consulting and advisory services to public and private companies in the life sciences industry. Our dedicated life sciences group serves public and private companies in the biotechnology, specialty pharma, medical device, diagnostic and other sectors. Our firm has over seventy professionals, including partners, managers and staff formerly with Big 4 firms. We stress active and ongoing partner involvement, candid and timely communication, and continuity of experienced professional staff. We are an independent member of the BDO Seidman Alliance. BDO is the fifth largest accounting and consulting network in the world, with member firms in 110 countries. Our affiliation affords us technical expertise, quality assurance, resources in specialized areas, staff training and learning systems, national and international offices, and the latest technical and reporting developments.
SCRIP Intelligence SCRIP Intelligence provides vital original pharmaceutical industry ideas and global signals for your career, your business and your future. Customers receive a glimpse of the future from the daily drumbeat of crucial events across the sector spectrum – from biotech start-ups to multinational giants; research boutiques to generic manufacturers; and suppliers large and small. Our experienced writers and analysts are based in key geographic markets to convey all aspects of the industry. Global hot topics such as orphan diseases, personalized medicine, and management strategies from developed to emerging markets are covered with local depth and insight. SCRIP Intelligence is available in a variety of formats to suit your needs, including online, mobile, email, podcasts and video. Daily and a weekly email alerts highlight what you need to know to stay ahead of the curve.