We’re off to London Town! Meetup #3 is Gearing Up for Action!

London! We’re coming for you! 🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧

Join us for free at our third Meetup on October 24th and meet some of the coolest Biotech people in London, the life science hub of the United Kingdom! Spaces are filling up fast so get in quick!

As you may have heard (and if you haven’t, prepare yourself for some exciting news), Labiotech has been moving around organizing Meetups in different European countries. The aim is to connect the super cool biotech community and to have some great chats over beer 😉  This month we are heading to London, home of Big Ben, David Beckham and fish and chips. We have been incredibly lucky to find some really interesting and inspiring speakers for our fireside chats.

Who will be speaking?

1. Kevin Johnson – co-founder & partner at Medicxi

Kevin is from the Welsh town of Holyhead and has spent his life doing some pretty amazing stuff! Currently, Kevin is a board member of Capella Bioscience and is the chairman of Levicept Ltd., Apcintex and Crescendo Biologics. He is also a board member of several other startups. What a busy guy! Kevin has in the past been involved with Cambridge Antibody Technology (CAT) discovering human antibodies, and Index Ventures where he was a partner for 12 years.

2. Mary Kerr – CEO of NeRRe Thx, Managing Director of KaNDy Thx, and non-executive director at Galapagos

Mary has been a part of many awesome projects during her time in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. She has been involved with the Immuno-inflammation and Infectious Diseases franchise at GSK and has spent the majority of her career working on the R&D/commercial interface in global strategy and regional operational roles, mainly in the specialty and orphan space.

The program:

6:30pm – 7pm: Warm welcome

7pm – 7:30pm: 1st Fireside Chat – Kevin Johnson

7:30pm – 8pm: 2nd Fireside Chat – Mary Kerr

8pm-9pm: Enjoy beers, snacks, and networking


You will be able to find us at Deep Science Ventures, 6 Elder Street, Shoreditch, E1 6BT, London. You will get to meet our brilliant Editor-in-Chief Evelyn and our spectacular Business Development Manager Alessandro as an extra bonus! Hope to see you all there 😉


About the Meetup:

Here is what you can expect for our Meetups throughout Europe:

• 2 fireside chats with awesome speakers (one local, one not)

• 70 maximum sign-up

• Free entry

• A new city in Europe every two months

• Free beers and snacks

• The unique Refresh vibe

Want to know what they look like? Check out our Youtube playlist of the fireside chats at our past Meetups.

These Meetups are a fantastic opportunity for you to network, meet interesting biotech people, and to relax and have fun. Don’t miss the next event in your city! Subscribe to our Meetup group so you can keep up to date with where we are jetting off to next.

P.S. If you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to reach out to me at katherine-at-labiotech.eu



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