National Co-Chairs

Dennis M. Gross, MS, PhD

Dennis Gross, MS, PhD
CEO, Pennsylvania Drug Discovery Institute at the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center, Doylestown, PA

James F. Jordan, MBA, CHT
President & CEO, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse 
Distinguished Service Professor of Healthcare & Biotechnology Management
Senior Director of Healthcare & Biotechnology Programs, Carnegie Mellon University

Kathryn Doyle, PhD, JD

Kathryn Doyle, PhD, JD
Partner, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Local Co-Chairs

Dennis Abremski
Executive Director, Institute for the Global Entrepreneur, UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Paul Roben, PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Innovation and Commercialization 
UC San Diego

Larry G. Stambaugh
Principal, Apercu Partners
Chairman, Molecular Assemblies, Inc.
Chairman, DevaCell, Inc.
Board Member and Lifetime Director, BioCom


National Co-Chairs Emeritus

Arthur A. Boni, PhD
John R. Thorne Professor of Entrepreneurship, Emeritus

Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

Stephen M. Sammut, MBA
Senior Fellow, Health Care Management

Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

BIO Coordinators

Sarah Arth, CAE
Vice President, Education, Biotechnology Innovation Organization
Sarah Maki
Manager, Education, Biotechnology Innovation Organization
Jocelyn Moratzka
Coordinator, Education, Biotechnology Innovation Organization