LIFE SCIENCES SUMMIT

Keynote Speakers

Our distinguished line up of keynote speakers are leading the charge in defining the future of life sciences. Gain valuable insights and inspiration from these global thought leaders driving true science and real change in biotech.

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Jon Pilcher

CEO, Neuren

Jon Pilcher

CEO, Neuren

Jon joined Neuren in 2013 as CFO and has been CEO since May 2020. He has played a central role in all aspects of Neuren's R&D, commercial and corporat

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Dr Louise Brown

CEO and founder, HydGene Renewables

Dr Louise Brown

CEO and founder, HydGene Renewables

Dr Louise Brown is the CEO and founder of HydGene Renewables, a Sydney-based deep-tech synthetic biology startup that was established in 2020. Prior t

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Greg Macpherson​

Founder, SRW

Greg Macpherson​

Founder, SRW

Greg Macpherson is a pharmacist, biotechnologist, cellular health expert and author of, Harnessing the Nine Hallmarks of Ageing: to live your healthie

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Panellists and Life Sciences Leaders

This diverse lineup of experts from across the life sciences landscape will contribute their unique perspectives to the summit.

Brian Ward

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Aroa Biosurgery

Emily parker

Emily Parker

Associate Dean – Research (Science), Professor of Chemical Biology, Victoria...

Jai Denton

Jai Denton

Director - Crop Biotechnology Policy, CropLife Australia

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Mark Piper

CEO, The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research

Nikki Freed

Nikki Freed

Co-founder and Chief Science Officer, Daisy Lab

Peter Dearden

Peter Dearden

Professor, the University of Otago, Co-director, Genomics Aotearoa

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