Health, Wellness, Fitness, Nutrition | Day 4 | 2021 Leading Entrepreneurs of the World Conference

2021 LEW Conference | Day 4 | Thursday, June 24

9:30 AM
David A. Sinclair Ph.D., A.O, professor, Genetics Department, Harvard Medical School

10:00 AM
Precision Health
Ali Mostashari, CEO, LifeNome

10:20 AM
Tackling the Biodiversity Crisis
Dr. Henning Stein, Global Head of Thought Leadership, Invesco

10:40 AM
The Success Factor: Developing the mindset and skillset for peak performance
Ruth Gotian, EdD, MS, Chief Learning Officer, Weill Cornell Medicine

11:00 AM
Improving the Quality of Life: Innovating for Health & Fitness
Dr. Scott Bertrand, Founder & CEO, AllCore360

11:20 AM
Mass Customization in Medicine
Diana Hall, President & CEO, ActivArmor

11:40 AM
Driving efficiency and improving patient care: Optimizing the surgical process
Derek Donegan, Co-founder, Ortelligence

12:00 PM
Master Your Triggers: Apply Process Optimization to Your own Body
Mette Dyhrberg, Mymee

12:20 PM
Mixed Reality Transforming Healthcare Training
David King Lassman, CEO, GIGXR

12:40 PM
The Next Generation of Lifesaving Infrastructure
Gordon Folkes, Founder & CEO, Archer First Response Systems

1:00 PM
A Healthy Smile is a Healthy Body: Taking Wellness to a Whole New Level
Cody Levine, co-founder & Chief Brand Officer, Twice

1:20 PM
The Digitalization of Fitness
Nathan Forster, Co-founder & CEO, NEOU

1:40 PM
Be Game Changing! Lessons of How Challenger Brands Can Win Today Against Industry Leaders
Steve Wasik, Founder & CEO, VKTRY Gear

2:00 PM
Make Waves - What It Really Takes to Build A Company (and Be A Leader) from Startup to Series A
Helaine Knapp, CEO, CityRow

2:20 PM
Growth of the Cannabis Industry
Matthew Nordgren, Arcadian Capital

2:40 PM
Cannabis Consumer Intelligence and Market Dynamics
Gary Allen, CEO, New Frontier Data

3:00 PM
Responsible Investing Across the Cannabis Ecosystem
Mitch Baruchowitz, Managing Partner, Merida Capital Holdings 

3:20 PM
Antimicrobial Resistance
Marilyn Bruno, Founder & CEO, Aequor

3:40 PM
Investing in Meaningful Companies Transforming Healthcare in Developing Countries
Marissa Fayer, Founder and CEO, HERhealthEQ

4:00 PM
The Metamorphosis of the Medical Practice
Eileen Comia MD, Founder & Medical Director, Advance Biomedical Treatment Center

4:20 PM
Fund Raising Strategies for Life Sciences
John Pennett, Partner, EisnerAmper

4:40 PM
The Emerging Use of Data in Personalized Medicine
Marc Alessi, Founder & CEO, SynchroPET

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PepsiCo signs on to sponsor new founder-in-residence program from M13

The budding venture studio being built inside M13 has signed PepsiCo as its first new corporate partner.
Through the deal, PepsiCo has agreed to bankroll the first founder-in-residence program from the New York and Los Angeles-based firm, which poached former Techstars Los Angeles managing director Anna Barber to lead its new initiative.
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