Past Events

CanceRX: New Approaches to Commercializing Biomedical Research

Sunday, June 16, 2013 - Tuesday, June 18, 2013 | registration required Cambridge, MA

A conference that focused exclusively on new approaches to commercializing biomedical research in oncology through financial engineering. Bringing together representatives from key stakeholder communities—including academia and medical research centers, community hospitals, the biopharma industry, health plans, government agencies, patient advocacy groups, investment banks, hedge funds, credit rating agencies, biotech venture capitalists, and institutional and retail investors—the conference was organized into...

Prioritizing Risk Management Improvements

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 - Thursday, June 06, 2013 | registration required Seaport Boston Hotel, 1 Seaport Lane, Boston, MA 02210

Co-moderated by Christopher A. Hart, Vice Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, and Andrew W. Lo, Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and director of the LFE, this conference focused on a key component of risk management: the development of more effective, efficient, and persuasive ways to prioritize risk. The conference...