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LifeSciences BC 1st Annual Career Connect Day

March 29, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


LifeSciences BC is pleased to announce our first annual Career Connect Day presented by BioTalent Canada. This event will help connect life sciences companies and organizations from across the sector with access to talent.

This event will be one of the key events in the life sciences community calendar and will feature dynamic speakers, a job fair and networking with key members of the life sciences sector.

To maximize the networking opportunities, attendees will be able to connect virtually to arrange meetings through the LifeSciences BC Event App.

This event will be held at the Sheraton Wall Centre in the Pavilion Ballroom and will allow attendees to network for four hours while also offering a buffet lunch for attendees. Presentations will be focusing on careers and funding programs in the life sciences sector.


Event Schedule:

11:00am: Registration & Networking

11:15am – 12:30pm: Session 1 – Careers in Life Sciences

  • BioTalent Canada
  • Aurinia Pharmaceuticals
  • Innovation UBC
  • UBC Sauder of Business
  • Chinook Therapeutics
  • STEMCELL Technologies

12:30pm-1:30pm: Light Lunch served and Exhibitor Hall opens

1:30pm-2:30pm: Session 2 – Funding Opportunities to Access Talent

  • BioTalent Canada
  • NRC-IRAP (National Research Council)
  • New Ventures BC
  • Work BC

3:00pm: Event concludes

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Thank you to our sponsors! 
Luncheon Sponsor & Exhibitor
Networking Lounge Sponsor & Exhibitor 
Speaker Sponsor & Exhibitor
Wi-fi Sponsor & Exhibitor




For more information please contact:

Ryan Butt
Senior Manager, Events & Outreach
Telephone: 604 669-9909 ext. 104
Email: rbutt@lifesciencesbc.ca


March 29, 2020
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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