BARDA
Industry Day

October 27, 2020
Virtual Event
Responding Together, Preparing for Tomorrow

View the recordings of the day's events.

What is BARDA Industry Day?

BARDA Industry Day is the annual meeting held to increase potential partner’s awareness of U.S. Government medical countermeasure priorities, interact with BARDA and ASPR staff, and network with public and private sector colleagues working in the Health Security space. This year,  BARDA Industry Day 2020 will be virtual and will feature one day of exciting speakers, breakout sessions, and valuable networking opportunities!

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Our Speakers

Robert Kadlec, M.D., MTM&H, M.S.
Robert Kadlec, M.D., MTM&H, M.S.

Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Douglas W. Bryce
Douglas W. Bryce

Joint Program Executive Officer
Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear Defense

Evan Loh, M.D.
Evan Loh, M.D.

Chief Executive Officer
Paratek Pharmaceuticals

Adam Boehler
Adam Boehler

Executive Officer
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation

Michelle McMurry-Heath, M.D., Ph.D
Michelle McMurry-Heath, M.D., Ph.D

President & CEO Chief
Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)

Gary L. Disbrow, Ph.D.
Gary L. Disbrow, Ph.D.

Acting Director, BARDA
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Event Agenda

BARDA Industry Day 2020 will feature a robust lineup of speakers ranging from industry experts to BARDA’s annual division updates. This year’s topics will focus on our 2020 theme, “Responding Today, Preparing Together,” and feature presentations and discussions about our ongoing collaborative partnerships. Our Division Directors will be providing a detailed look back on their annual accomplishments, as well as sharing our expected goals and partnership opportunities for the upcoming year. BARDA Acting Director, Dr. Gary Disbrow will give the 2020 Director’s Update, and our keynote speaker and panel discussions will round out this year’s agenda along with our Lightning Talks.

Time Title
MORNING SESSION
9:00 am – 9:10 am ASPR WELCOME! – Dr. Robert Kadlec, M.D., MTM&H, M.S.
Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
9:10 am – 9:20 am HIGHLIGHTED GOVERNMENT PARTNER – Mr. Douglas Bryce
Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND)
9:20 am – 9:30 am INDUSTRY PARTNER –Evan Loh, M.D.
Chief Executive Office Paratek Pharmaceuticals
9:30 am – 9:40 am HIGHLIGHTED SPEAKER – Mr. Adam Boehler, MBA
Chief Executive Officer of the new U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
9:40 am – 9:50 am HIGHLIGHTED SPEAKER –Michelle McMurry-Heath, M.D., PH.D
President and Chief Executive Office of Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
9:50 am – 10:10 am BARDA DIRECTOR’S UPDATE – Dr. Gary Disbrow
Acting Director, Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)
PROGRAM OVERVIEWS
10:10 am – 10:20 am Division of Influenza and Emerging Infectious Diseases (IEID)
Dr. Robert Johnson, Director
10:20 am – 10:30 am Division of Detection, Diagnostics, & Devices Infrastructure (DDDI)
Mr. Rodney Wallace, Director
10:30 am – 10:40 am Division of Research, Innovation, and Ventures (DRIVe)
Dr. Sandeep Patel, Director
10:40 am – 10:50 am Division of Contract Management & Acquisitions (CMA)
Mr. Enrique Mañán, Acting Director
10:50 am – 11:00 am Division of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Medical Countermeasures (CBRN)
Dr. Christopher Houchens, Director
11:00 am - 11:10 am BREAK
BREAKOUT SESSION I
11:10 am - 12:10 pm View full schedule for Track details
  • Track 1
  • Track 2
  • Track 3
  • Track 4
Quickfire Challenge Winner
12:10 pm - 12:30 pm Quickfire Challenge Winner
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm LUNCH
BREAKOUT SESSION II
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm View full schedule for Track details
  • Track 1
  • Track 2
  • Track 3
  • Track 4
2:30 pm - 2:40 pm BREAK
BREAKOUT SESSION III
2:40 pm - 3:40 pm View full schedule for Track details
  • Track 1
  • Track 2
  • Track 3
  • Track 4
LIGHTNING TALKS SESSIONS
3:40 pm - 4:40 pm SESSION I: Vaccines/Therapeutics (Approx. 10 presenters)
SESSION II: Devices/Diagnostics (Approx. 10 presenters)
WRAP UP
4:40 pm - 4:45 pm Dr. Gary Disbrow
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WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE SELECTED
Lightning Talks
presenters showcasing innovative discoveries

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