BARDA Industry Day is our annual conference, held to increase 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. During BARDA Industry Day 2020, the one-day virtual event attracted 1300+ attendees, featured BARDA program goals and funding updates, expert presentations from government and industry partners, 13 interactive breakout sessions, and two Lightning Talk sessions showcasing 20 exciting technologies.
Check back for agenda details and updates. We plan to feature a robust lineup of speakers ranging from industry experts to BARDA’s annual division updates. This year’s topics will focus on our 2021 theme, “Strengthening Partnerships, Advancing Innovation” and feature presentations and discussions about our ongoing collaborative partnerships. Our Division Directors will provide a detailed look back on their annual accomplishments, as well as sharing our expected goals and partnership opportunities for the upcoming year. BARDA Director, Dr. Gary Disbrow will give the 2021 Director’s Update, and our keynote speaker and panel discussions will round out this year’s agenda along with our Lightning Talks.