BioNetwork 2017

October 23 - 25, 2017

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, CA


Sponsors & Exhibitors


Back Bay Life Science Advisors


Back Bay Life Science Advisors is strategic consulting and advisory firm dedicated to uncovering the deepest business insights for our clients so that they can thrive in a competitive, dynamic environment. We combine rigorous analytics and industry expertise to arrive at solutions that are often unexpected but always realistic and actionable. Our clients rely on us to create clarity for their toughest strategic decisions—those that will drive growth and value creation.

Back Bay senior leadership is involved from conception through delivery to ensure that the recommendations are actionable and that the strategies make sense. Our team reflects a mixture of scientific, clinical and commercial expertise, and deep understanding of the financial/transactional markets. This gives our clients a unique perspective on the factors that drive success in development and commercialization.

In combination with an extensive network across the industry, these factors equip us to develop the deep insights that lead to sustainable client advantages such as:

  • Integrated scientific, clinical, commercial and transactional perspectives on growth opportunities.
  • In-depth understanding of high-value market, patient and physician segments.
  • Content-driven due diligence of attractive and feasible growth and investment strategies.
  • Analysis of critical value drivers, and recommendations for differentiated corporate expansion or exit opportunities.

Capital One


CapitalOne Healthcare is a leading provider of financial services to the industry.Customers across healthcare sectors—including pharmaceuticals, medical devices,hospitals and outpatient services, healthcare IT, medical properties and long term care, —rely on Capital One Healthcare to finance acquisitions, refinance existing debt, support working capital needs and fund growth initiatives. Within-depth expertise, our team of professionals creates solutions tailored to meet the needs of our customers.& nbsp; Capital One Healthcare is a part of Capital One Commercial Banking, which leverages a relationship-based banking mode that seamlessly delivers an array of products and services including loans and deposit accounts, treasury management services, merchant services,investment banking, international services and correspondent banking.

Foley Hoag


Foley Hoag is a dynamic law firm that represents public and private clients in a wide range of disputes and transactions worldwide. We have expertise in industries such as life sciences and healthcare, technology and professional services. Our life sciences practice understands the competitive,regulatory and litigation challenges that arise when developing and introducing new products and technologies to the global marketplace, and our lawyers are ready to help clients overcome these obstacles. From initial conception to commercial viability, from market success to expansion, we provide our clients with strategic and practical legal advice that is tailored to each of our clients' unique goals. Our team of former scientists, engineers, researchers,physicians, and political advisors are focused on helping clients succeed through the delivery of exceptional legal service. For more information, visit



Morrison & Foerster


With depth of practice and global reach, Morrison & Foerster’s Life Sciences Group provides complete legal services to clients around the world. From concept to commercialization and through exit, our corporate, intellectual property and trial attorneys serve life sciences and healthcare companies, research institutions and the venture capital funds and investment banks that finance them, helping our clients protect their valuable assets and bring their ideas to market.



Viscadia is a management consulting firm serving pharmaceutical and biotech companies, with special expertise in evaluating acquisition, licensing, and co-promotion opportunities for our clients. Viscadia's rigorous process integrates all available primary and secondary inputs into a comprehensive, dynamic forecast model and a detailed executive narrative suitable for presentation to both senior management and investor audiences.