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Summer Reception at Everywhere

August 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Grab your drink of choice and join fellow MassEcon members virtually at our “Summer Reception at Everywhere” on August 20 from 4 -5 p.m., when we will be presenting our Mid-Year Report and MassBio President and CEO Bob Coughlin, our Featured Speaker, will share insights on his tenure at MassBio, the growth of the life sciences industry, it’s response to the pandemic, and where the industry is headed in Massachusetts in the years ahead.


As President and CEO of MassBio, Bob’s mission is to advance Massachusetts’ leadership in the life sciences to grow the industry, add value to the healthcare system, and improve patient lives. Over the last decade, Bob has truly become a champion for patients by ensuring innovative companies have the best environment possible to research, develop, and commercialize breakthrough therapies and cures for people around the world who need and deserve them.Bob has spent his career in both the public and private sectors. Before joining MassBio, he served as the Undersecretary of Economic Development within Governor Deval Patrick’s administration, where he prioritized both healthcare and economic development issues and was a strong advocate for the life sciences industry in Massachusetts. Prior to that, he was elected as State Representative to the 11th Norfolk district for three terms. Bob has also held senior executive positions in the environmental services, capital management and venture capital industries. He brings passion and energy to all of his endeavors.
Once registered, you will receive an email with the Zoom information.
We encourage all members to use your favorite zoom backdrop – back yards, vacation houses at the beach, in the mountains, or even your office. Best backdrop gets a free admission to the Impact Awards event in November (which will also be virtual!).
This event is for members only and we hope to see your familiar faces!


August 20
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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