It’s that time of year again! The WIB-Southern California Chapter would be delighted to have you join us for appetizers, dessert, drinks, some laughs, and tunes to celebrate the holiday season. Members, non-members, and friends are invited to our holiday celebration. Join us as we celebrate a year of great connections and speaking engagements. Keynote remarks by Anggie Becorest (Empirico Inc. and Women In Bio National Advisory Board).
Check in: 6:00 p.m.
Event: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Anggie Becorest is Head of Operations for Empirico Inc. a next-generation therapeutics company that uses huge biological datasets, human genetics, and programmable biology to power novel target discovery and development.
Anggie is a rare native San Diegan. She is well versed in the history of San Diego’s biotech community. Having started her scientific career at UCSD and The Scripps Research Institute and then moving on to working at one of the earliest biotech companies in San Diego, Cytel Corporation. She went on to hold several executive leadership positions for various companies including Nextran - a Baxter subsidiary, Neose Technologies, BioSurplus, and ALT. She is also a co-founder for several companies, Lab Asset Manager, LabDesk, Insight, and Givatar.
She is passionate about giving back to her communities to help make this world a better place. She serves on the national board for Women In Bio. She also serves on the National Volunteer Advisory Council for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, and on the Advisory Council for Mana de San Diego, and is a 23-year pancreatic cancer survivor.
- Members: Free
- Non-Members/Free Unlimited Guest Members*: $20
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* - Walk-ins will be accepted until event capacity is reached.
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