BARDA Industry Day: "Catalyze Health Security" — Attend via Livestream at M2D2!

Be part of BARDA Industry Day this year without making the trek to D.C. As the only New England incubator in the BARDA DRIVe incubator network, we are pleased to be a remote host site for Day 1 of the annual BARDA Conference. Join us to watch the live stream and listen in to “Lightning Talks,” Industry Partner speakers, and more on the Day 1 agenda.

The Live-Stream event will take place at M2D2 in Lowell, Massachusetts. By attending the event here in Lowell, you will have the chance to hear new information on BARDA, including:

  • Updates and details on how to partner with BARDA and about the DRIVe EZ-BAA application portal

  • Learning more about BARDA’s funding opportunities for startups

  • BARDA’s strategy, goals, and areas of interest for FY2020

  • The pitch presentations from startups “Lightning Talks”

  • Hearing from high-level experts, including Dr. Janet Woodcock, the Director of Center for Drug Evaluation & Research, FDA

  • And much, much more!

 At this event, you’ll be able to view all of the general session presentations, network with your local colleagues, and get tips from us. See the agenda below for more details on the events taking place at BARDA Industry Day.

Light breakfast, lunch & refreshments will be provided.

BID High-Level Agenda

*All times approximate/not final, all items draft and subject to change, all times Eastern.

Early Morning Session: 8:30-10:15am

  • HHS Executive Welcome

  • Legislative Partner

  • Industry Partner Featured Speakers

Late Morning Session: 10:30am-12:00pm

  • US Government Partner Featured Speaker

  • State of BARDA – Director’s Address

  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear and Influenza and Emerging Infectious Diseases Updates

Early Afternoon Session: 1:15-2:45pm

  • Industry Partner Featured Speaker

  • Division of Research, Innovation, and Ventures (DRIVe) and Division of Contracts Management and Acquisition Updates

Late Afternoon Session: 3:00-5:00pm

  • Division of Clinical Development;

  • Division of Detection, Diagnostics, and Devices;

  • Division of Non-Clinical Development;

  • Division of Pharmaceutical Countermeasures Infrastructure; and

  • Division of Regulatory and Quality Affairs Updates

  • Quickfire Challenge Winner Announced

  • Closing