Claire Greenwood, Executive Director, CEO Council for Growth, and Patricia Day, Manager, Leadership Engagement, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia elaborate on the creation of the Life Science Talent Pipeline Collaborative in an op-ed originally published at CellandGene.com.
The critically important work of the life sciences industry globally has been front and center as health care providers, researchers, manufacturers and distributors collaborate to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Greater Philadelphia region’s reputation as a center for the cell and gene therapy industry grew in 2020 as breakthrough research from industry academia pioneers is increasingly complemented by strong capital investment and real estate projects meeting the specialized land, building, and lab development needs of start-up, scaling and relocating companies.
According to research from biopharma database company DealForma (as of December 9, 2020), the Greater Philadelphia region saw 49 life sciences investment deals in 2020, valued at more than $12 billion, including six in the cell and gene therapy space totaling $4.5 billion. Among the cell and gene therapy investment […]
Research, Investment, Real Estate Development, and Job Growth Predictions Drive Greater Philadelphia’s Reputation as a Leading Cell & Gene Therapy Hub: 2020 In Review
PHILADELPHIA (December 17, 2020) – The Greater Philadelphia region’s reputation as a center for the cell and gene therapy and connected health industries grew in 2020, driven by breakthrough research from industry pioneers, strong capital investment, and real estate projects meeting specialized land, building, and lab development needs for start-up, scaling and relocating companies. Further evidence of the momentum comes from a workforce talent study announced this year that predicts strong growth over the coming decade for the sectors.
According to research from biopharma database company DealForma (as of December 9, 2020), the Greater Philadelphia region saw 49 life sciences investment […]
COVID-19 Research Contributions from Partners in Greater Philadelphia’s Cell & Gene Therapy and Connected Health Initiative Impact Global Health
Partners in Greater Philadelphia’s Cell & Gene Therapy and Connected Health Initiative continue to make significant contributions to the response to SARS-CoV-2, impacting human health not just regionally, but globally as well. The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia’s regional CEO Council for Growth has compiled a list of just some of the recent research and development contributions made by its partners in the Initiative. The round-up includes research updates from Penn Medicine on vaccine development; Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on COVID-19 tracking; ChristianaCare on gene editing; and Aramark on the creation of a workplace safety digital product.
Penn Medicine […]
Featured speakers included the CEO Council’s very own Claire Greenwood and Michele Washko, along with PIDC’s Kate McNamara and IPS’s Janine Squire, who shared updates on the growth of the industry.
Seven Canadian companies are participating in the six-week online program, which assists businesses interested in entering the U.S. market with advice, mentorship, and access to a network of industry leaders.
Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Task Force Prioritizes Cell and Gene Therapy Sector in Recommendations Report
Prioritizing the cell and gene therapy sector is a key focus of the Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Task Force.
The publication, which reports on corporate real estate strategies and economic development, has an audience of 48,000 subscribers, including 4,400 who represent biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
This webinar was the second in the CEO Council’s three-part educational series for emerging cell and gene therapy companies.