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How Future-Focused Life Sciences Organizations Are Establishing Effective ESG Functions & Advancing Sustainable Business Development to Balance Profitability with Environmental, Ethical & Legal Responsibility

Welcome to the ESG in Life Sciences Summit

Now in 2023 as ESG has transitioned from a value adding business function to a strategic imperative for companies, it is time to take drastic action to integrate your sustainability and business strategy, adhere to brand new global regulations and position your life sciences organization for future success.

The 2nd Annual ESG in Life Sciences Summit joined the most forward thinking ESG, EHS, sustainability, CSR leaders as well as other key stakeholders at as they uncovered how to operationally embed ESG and sustainability across your biopharma business and tackle industry-specific challenges such as health equity to satisfy future employees, customers, and investors.

This unique and much needed event was the only opportunity to understand how life sciences organizations of all sizes and stages in the US are successfully developing and driving a successful sustainable business strategy now to truly deliver on (science based) targets and commitments.

The 2023 Expert Speaker Faculty Included:

Angela Bitting Headhsot

Angela Bitting

Senior Vice President Corporate Affairs & Chief ESG Officer

Twist Bioscience

Casey Stock

Director of ESG & Sustainability


Chris Shanahan

Vice President Global Sustainability Supply Chain

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Jennifer Wright

Head of Environmental & Sustainability


Jessica Vieira

Global Value Chain Environmental Sustainability Strategy Lead

Takeda Pharmaceutical

Klaus Kunz

Vice President & Head of ESG, External Engagement & Performance Reporting


Partha Krishnan

Deputy Director HSE


Sandra Yi-Fuller

Associate Director of Issues and Brand Management


The 2023 Case Studies Included:

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Advice from one of the most well informed ESG reporting experts at Bayer – a company well known for having one of the most advanced ESG functions - on how tackle the CSRD, SEC and other evolving global regulations impacting life sciences organizations

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Twist Bioscience is repositing its organization and leveraging ESG as an advantage for feeding into customers' supply chain

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is tackling scope 3 emissions and doing the work required to successfully engage their suppliers and bring them on their ESG journey

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How Natera built an entire ESG function in a very short amount of time and are now taking the next steps to advance the function even further

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Merck’s brand-new approach to incorporate metrics for ESG in their annual incentive plan for employees at all levels - not just executive - to transform employee engagement with ESG

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The case study led examples at UCB that demonstrate the intersectionality of innovative health equity work in advancing your organization’s sustainability strategy and improving the business as a whole

2023 Sponsors

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