Women in Biotech

Bethany Latham and Tarquin Bennett-Coles were delighted to attend the BioIndustry Association (BIA) Women in Biotech event in Cambridge yesterday.

The impressive speaker line up debated diversity and equality in life sciences and technology:

– Chiara Bacchelli, Precision Medicine and Human Genetics Lead at Lifebit
– Kate Barnett, Group Operations Director at Thermo Fisher Scientific
– Kathryn Chapman, Director of Science and Entrepreneurship at Babraham Research Campus
– Ruchi Chauhan, Ph.D., COO & Co-founder at NonExomics
– Genevieve Edwards, CEO at Bowel Cancer UK
– Pahini Pandya, CEO at Panakeia Technologies
– Sheuli Porkess, Chief Medical Officer, Life Sciences at C2-Ai Limited
– Jill Reckless, Co-founder and CEO at RXCELERATE LIMITED

Bethany commented: “It was a privilege to be surrounded by so many inspiring women at such a well-attended event. Every single panellist did such a wonderful job of contributing to the discussion of equity in life sciences, and I look forward to the next Women in Biotech event to continue such discussions further. Thank you to the organisers for such an enjoyable experience, and to the panellists for their insights. As Kate mentioned yesterday, the event epitomised “surrounding yourself with people you are in awe of”.”

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