LifeSciences BC Blakes Breakfast Speaking Event: Cell and Gene Therapy

On Friday March 1, 2019, at the Terminal City Club in Vancouver, LifeSciences BC hosted the Blakes Breakfast Speaking Event with the featured topic: ‘Cell and Gene Therapy – Discovery to Translational Perspectives’. The event featured four presentations with time available afterwards for networking. 


  • Dr. Lazar Bojic,Senior Director, Corporate Development, enGene USA
  • Alexander Graves, President and CEO, Symvivo
  • Dr. Elizabeth Simpson,Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, The University of British Columbia
  • Dr. Chris Springate,CEO, ARC Medical Devices Inc.

Access to Innovation 2019 Conference


photo credit Joshua Regan, Ritz Cinema

The fourth annual Access to Innovation conference brought together the life sciences community to discuss and provide meaningful ways to deliver innovation within the sector. A full day of programming took place at the Vancouver Convention Centre West on Wednesday January 30, 2019 with presentations, panel discussions and networking throughout the day.

Event Photos

Conference Presentations


Speaker List

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For more information, please contact:

Ryan Butt, Senior Manager, Events & Outreach

Phone: 604 669-9909 ext. 104