Moffitt Cancer Center Takes Business of Biotech Conference Virtual

March 15, 2021

WHO:  Moffitt Cancer Center’s Office of Innovation and Industry Alliances

WHAT:  Artificial intelligence, cell therapy and clinical research will be showcased during the 15th annual Business of Biotech Conference. This year’s event, themed Leading Growth and Change – Together, will be a two-day virtual experience, providing biomedical companies, research organizations, entrepreneurs, and investors a venue to meet and collaborate. It will feature two keynote sessions highlighting Moffitt’s new leadership team – Dr. Patrick Hwu, president and CEO, and Dr. John Cleveland, executive vice president and center director, as well as four breakout sessions.

“This year our team has had to adapt to take the conference online, but in doing so it has allowed us to offer our attendees even more than we have before,” said Jarett Rieger, senior director of Moffitt’s Office of Innovation and Industry Alliances. “In addition to our two keynote sessions, we will have additional video and interactive content.”

Registration for the conference is free.

WHEN:  March 25 – 26, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. View conference agenda here.

CONTACT:  Media are welcome to attend the virtual conference. To register, click here. To request interviews, please contact Kim Polacek at Kim.Polacek@Moffitt.org or 813-745-7408.

About Moffitt Cancer Center
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 51 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s scientific excellence, multidisciplinary research, and robust training and education. Moffitt is the No. 11 cancer hospital and has been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report since 1999. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 7,000 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.4 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube

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