Pre-Conference Start-up Focus Evening
Monday March 7, 2022

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Moderated by:

(More contributors to be confirmed)

  • Shaun Vigeant Senior Director, Talent Acquisition & HRBP, Intellia Therapeutics
  • Conor Sullivan Senior Talent Acquisition Manager, Dyno Therapeutics
  • Tori Schaefer, PhD Director, Client Solutions – Life Sciences, Mix Talent


This focus evening will provide some crucial insights into one of the biggest challenges for companies establishing themselves in the gene therapy space: talent acquisition.

This intimate evening will enable you to engage with colleagues tackling the same hurdles in recruiting and retaining talent in the gene therapy space, learning from those who are currently working through this. Key topics to be addressed include:
  • Strategies to find the right people to fit a small company
  • Ramping up for explosive company growth
  • How to retain talent long-term
  • Rethinking individual priorities for the workplace