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NPLG Networking Dinner, November 2, 2016!

Our next NPLG Networking Dinner will take place on Wednesday, November 2.

As guest speaker, we have invited Alex Haahr Gouliaev, CEO of Nuevolution AB. The topic for the meeting will be “Listing of life science companies on the Swedish Aktietorget – why are Danish companies turning to Sweden for IPOs?”. Alex will tell about the background for and their experiences with making an IPO on NASDAQ First North in Sweden, where the company raised SEK 250 million.

Agenda:

17:00 Aperitif to be served outside the Meeting room

17:20 Welcome and news on NPLG and EPLG activities (Ole Wiborg)

17:30 Election of a new Board member as replacement for Morten Fæster (who moved to Germany).

Suggestions for a new Board member are most welcome.

17:45 Alex Haahr Guliaev “Listing of life science companies on the Swedish Aktietorget – why are Danish companies turning to Sweden for IPOs?”.

18:45 Dinner served (as always paid by yourself, wine is paid by NPLG)

Please confirm your attendance soonest possible and the latest by October 25. Please feel free to invite new members to our network. We are looking forward to seeing you all for good discussions and a pleasant time together.

 


NPLG Event Agenda 2016/2017

Event agenda 2016/2017

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June 5, 2016 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
BIO 2016 event at the Eno Wine bar at 320 Geary Street, San Francisco, California 94102. Join for an informal drink, relaxed touch-down and pre-BIO chat at the Clock Bar. NPLG offers the first drink and snacks. http://www.enowinerooms.com/hotspots/san-francisco

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September 22-23, 2016
Hotel Radisson Blu Royal, Brussels
8th European Pharma Licensing Symposium (EPLS). The EPLS is renowned for and is specifically designed to optimise Networking opportunities enabling delegates to meet senior executives directly involved in Licensing and BD, from all of Europe.

http://plg-group.com/events/8thepls

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November 2, 2016 from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kurhotel Skodsborg A/S, Skodsborg Strandvej 139, 2942 Skodsborg (15-20.min drive from CPH along the northern coastline).
Autumn NPLG Networking Dinner. The topic for the meeting will be “Listing of life science companies on the Swedish Aktietorget – why are Danish companies turning to Sweden for IPOs?” Key note speaker will be The CEO of Nuevolution AB, Alex Haahr Gouliaev. He will tell about the background for and their experiences with making an IPO on NASDAQ First North in Sweden where the company raised SEK 250 million.

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March 9, 2017, from 5:00 pm- 9:00 pm
Kurhotel Skodsborg A/S, Skodsborg Strandvej 139, 2942 Skodsborg
Annual General Assembly and Networking Dinner. The topic for this meeting will be “Key Scandinavian Pharma Deal of the Year”

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New Board and President for NPLG

March 2016: At the Annual General Assembly Meeting held on March 16, 2016, Ole Wiborg was elected as the new President of NPLG. Ole Wiborg is replacing Jürgen Langharig who is stepping down to enjoy more time with his family. Jürgen Langharig will remain on the NPLG Board as an ordinary member. Morten Fæster from Medivir was elected as new Board member and the NPLG Board now consists of Ole Wiborg (President), Jens Aakersøe (Tresurer), Jürgen Langharig, Jan Bjerrum Bach and Morten Fæster.


Annual General Assembly, on March 16, 2016!

The next Annual General Assembly will take place on March 16, 2016. We hope that you will already now reserve this date in your calendar.

We are looking forward to seeing you in the new year and wish you already now a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Best regards,
NPLG Board


NPLG Networking Dinner, November 9th 2015!

We are pleased to invite you to attend the NPLG Networking Dinner that will take place on Monday, November 9, at Kurhotel Skodsborg A/S, Skodsborg Strandvej 139, 2942 Skodsborg (15-20.min drive from CPH along the northern coastline). At the meeting we have invited as our key note speaker Jürgen Langhärig and he will give a talk on ‘How Bavarian Nordic built a Multi-Million business and
commercial infrastructure through Deal Making’.
Jürgen Langharig, Ph.D., M.B.A. is – besides being the Chairman of NPLG – the former VP Business Development of Bavarian Nordic A/S, a vertically integrated, multinational biotech company developing cancer immunotherapies and vaccines for infectious diseases. .
Jürgen worked for BN until summer 2015 and was instrumental in the Bristol Meyers Squibb Option to PROSTVAC license deal that was transformational for BN and represents a clear validation of BN’s cancer immunotherapy platform. This deal represents one of the largest oncology deals in recent years.
The agenda for the meeting is:

Agenda:
17:00 Aperitif to be served outside the Meeting room
17:30 Welcome and news from NPLG and EPLG activities
17:45 Jürgen Langharig “How Bavarian Nordic built a Multi-Million business and commercial infrastructure through Deal Making’
18:45 Dinner served (as always paid by yourself, wine is paid by NPLG)

We are looking forward to seeing you all for good discussions and a pleasant time together.
Please confirm your attendance to Nicoline at nw@wiborg.com soonest possible and latest by October 25 and do remember to invite new members to our network.

NB: Note that the meeting date was changed from October 29!


Join us for dinner on June 16 at BIO 2015 in Philadelphia!

NPLG will be hosting an informal networking dinner during BIO 2015 where we hope to see as many of you as possible.

The dinner takes place at the Barclay Prime, 237s, 18 Street from 6.30 pm on Tuesday June 16.
All members of NPLG are welcome. However please note that seats are limited to 22 so reservations are confirmed on a first come, first serve basis.
Members that are joining the dinner may bring one non-NPLG member.

Please inform Nicoline at nw@wiborg.com latest by June 5, 2015 whether you will be joining the dinner.

Looking forward to seeing you at BIO 2015!


Invite 2 potential guests to join the network!

We ask you all to invite 2 potential guests to join NPLG events in 2015 hoping they will be become members thereafter! They can be from any of the Nordic countries. Please find the planned events here.

We hope that you will support this initiative.


NPLG events for 2015

Planned events
We have now planned 3 events for 2015 so far:

1) March 4, 2015 . Spring networking dinner and Annual General Assembly.
Speaker Ole Wiborg: “From Cod to Cash – how a fish enzyme is transformed into a global OTC business”

2) June 16, 2015. Networking dinner during BIO 2015 in Philadelphia (Free of charge and open for Scandinavians) Limited to 25 persons.

3) October 29, 2015. Autumn networking dinner. Speaker to be announced.

Please do already note the dates in your calendar and send a mail to Nicoline (nw@wiborg.com) informing of the events that you are tentatively planning to be attending – as usual a final ‘binding’ invite will be forwarded 2 months ahead of each of events.


NPLG Networking Dinner in Copenhagen, October 29., 2014

Our next NPLG networking dinner will take place on October 29 at the Skodsborg Hotel, located close to Copenhagen.

Location: Kurhotel Skodsborg,  Skodsborg Strandvej 139, 2942 Skodsborg.http://www.skodsborg.dk/
Time: 17:00 to 21:00, welcome drinks at 17:00, program begins at 17:30.

Agenda
17.00                  Aperitif to be served
17.30                  Welcome and suggestions for novel activities, J. Langhärig
18.00                  Informal round amongst the participants, discussion of the next NPLG events.
19.30-21.00       Dinner served (to be payed individually)

We hope to see you all to a stimulating discussion and a nice dinner!

 


Deal Watch September

 

Skærmbillede 2014-10-08 kl. 09.17.06

 

Please find a Deal Watch report by Roger Davies here, and a Deal Watch table here.