Draft Agenda

Following is the draft agenda for the Leslie Z. Benet 87th Birthday Symposium.

Opening and keynote

9:00 – 9:10 a.m.

Welcome: Kathy Giacomini

9:10 – 9:20 a.m.

Opening Remarks: Sara Kenkare-Mitra

9:20 – 9:50 a.m.

Keynote Address 1 (Virtual): Bob Langer

9:50 – 10:20 a.m.

Keynote Address 2: Carl Peck

10:20 – 10:40 a.m.

Break

Session 1: Lightning talks from UCSF faculty

10:40 – 10:45 a.m.

Svein Oie

10:45 – 10:50 a.m.

Wolfgang Sadee

10:50 – 10:55 a.m.

Frank Szoka

10:55 – 11:00 a.m.

Betty-ann Hoener

11:00 – 11:05 a.m.

TBD

11:05 – 11:10 a.m.

Emil Lin

11:10 – 11:15 a.m. Janice Schwartz
11:15 - 11:20 am TBD

Session 2: Lightning talks from former lab members

11:20 – 11:25 a.m.

Jasleen Sodhi

11:25 – 11:30 a.m.

David Lau

11:30 – 11:35 a.m.

Frank Lee

11:35 – 11:40 a.m.

Laurene Wang

11:40 – 11:45 a.m.

Uwe Christians

11:45 – 11:50 a.m.

David Smith

11:50 – 11:55 a.m. Victoria Hale
11:55 - 12:00 p.m.

Dennis Adair and Sue Adair

12:00 - 12:05 p.m. Diane Tang

12:05 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Session 3: Lightning talks from industry speakers

1:00 – 1:05 p.m.

Aymen El-Kattan

1:05 – 1:10 p.m.

TBD

1:10 – 1:15 p.m.

Marcel Hop

1:15 – 1:20 p.m.

Cyrus Khojasteh

1:20 – 1:25 p.m.

Joe Ware

1:25 – 1:30 p.m.

Yong Wong

1:30 – 1:35 p.m.

TBD
1:35 – 1:40 p.m. TBD

Session 4: Lightning talks from FDA speakers

1:40 – 1:45 p.m.

Shiew-Mei Huang

1:45 – 1:50 p.m.

Liang Zhao

1:50 – 1:55 p.m.

Lei Zhang
1:55 - 2:00 p.m. Derek Zhang
2:00 - 2:05 p.m.

TBD

2:05 - 2:10 p.m.

TBD

2:10 - 2:15 p.m.

Bob Powell

Session 5: Closing

2:15 – 3:00 p.m.

Les Benet

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Networking Reception

Next: Planning Committee