Join us in London this June to celebrate the 10th year of Women in Biotech. Women from across the sector are invited to enjoy an evening of networking, canapes and a thought provoking talk from guest speakers Professor Jackie Hunter and Maxine Mackintosh.
Professor Jackie Hunter CBE
is the Chief Executive Officer of Benevolent Bio, whose mission is to bring the power of humans and machines together to make sense of, and drive rapid scientific discovery. Jackie has over thirty years of experience in the bioscience research sector, working across academia and industry including leading neurology and gastrointestinal drug discovery and early clinical development for GlaxoSmithKline.
Jackie founded OI Pharma Partners in 2010 to support the life science sector in harnessing the power of open innovation and most recently was Chief Executive of the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council. In 2010 she was awarded a CBE in the Queen's
Birthday Honours list for Services to the Pharmaceutical Industry.
Maxine Mackintosh is the founding Director of One HealthTech – a network which champions and supports underrepresented groups in health innovation, particularly women, to be the future leaders in healthcare. She does this alongside a data science PhD in London where she is mining medical
records for new predictors of dementia.
Maxine's professional work has led her to
the Royal Society, Roche, L’Oreal, Department for International Development,
and NHS England. She is a Global Shaper for the World Economic Forum, Fellow of
the Digital Health Forum and an Associate Vice Chair for the British Computer
Register today to hear from these impressive women in biotech and their career journeys.
Professor Jackie Hunter Maxine Mackintosh
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