Rejuvenation Biotechnology Conference 2015

Who Attends

  • Academic Researchers
  • Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industry
  • Undergrad, Graduate and Post Doctoral Students
  • Nonprofits
  • Regulatory
  • Investors
  • The General Public

Why Attend

  • Focused tracks covering three key elements of successful drug development: clinical review, therapeutic approaches, industry and policy
  • In depth examination of advances in tissue engineering and gene therapy
  • More interactivity – 6 hours of interactive discussion sessions and 17 hours of networking
  • Jobs Board – review and share the expertise needs of the industry’s leading research and development organizers
  • Understand and shape the scientific and investment opportunities of the new Rejuvenation Biotechnology Industry
  • Extended poster sessions
  • Back by popular demand – our opening evening’s entertainment will be Hal Sparks – Comedian, Actor and Musician.

The conference took place at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel.


Featured Speakers

  • Stewart Abbot

    Fate Therapeutics

    Russ Altman

    Stanford University

    Anthony Atala

    Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    Marc Better

    Kite Pharma

    Helen Blau

    Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology

    Chas Bountra

    University of Oxford

  • David Brindley


    Kim Bure

    Sartorius Stedim Biotech

    Judith Campisi

    Buck Institute for Research on Aging

    Sylvaine Cases

    Sanofi External Science & Partnering

    Frances Colón

    U.S. Department of State

    Justin Cooper-White

    Australian Institute
    for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology

  • Rajeev Dadoo

    SR One, Ltd.

    Philip De Jager

    Brigham & Women's Hospital

    Mark De Simone

    Aegate Ltd.

    David DiGiusto

    Stanford Hospital and Clinics/Stanford University

    Rita Effros

    University of
    California, Los

    Doug Ethell

    Western University of
    Health Sciences

  • Mitch Finer

    bluebird bio, Inc.

    Stephen Frost

    Frost Included

    Liam Grover

    University of Birmingham

    Houman Hemmati


    Georg Holländer

    University of Oxford

    Jay Jerome

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center

  • Jeffrey Karp

    Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

    Brian Kennedy

    Buck Institute for Research on Aging

    Jane Lebkowski

    Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc.

    Jeanne Loring

    Scripps Research Institute

    Nancy Manley

    University of Georgia

    Nick Meadows


  • Stephen Minger

    SLM Blue Skies Innovations Ltd.

    Sridaran Natesan


    Steve Oh

    Agency for Science Technology and Research

    Chase Perkins


    Cathy Prescott

    Biolatris Ltd.

    Mahendra Rao

    Q Therapeutics

  • Brock Reeve

    Harvard Stem Cell Institute

    Jerry Shay

    University of Texas Southwestern
    Medical Center

    Evan Snyder

    Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

    Hal Sparks

    Actor, Comedian & Musician

    John Trojanowski

    University of Pennsylvania

    Fyodor Urnov

    Sangamo BioSciences, Inc.

  • Jan Vijg

    Albert Einstein
    College of Medicine

    Ivan Wall

    University College London

    David Williams

    Loughborough University

    Joseph Wu

    Stanford University

    Tony Wyss-Coray

    Stanford School of Medicine


"I found the conference extremely well organized, the speakers exciting, and the overall feeling to be warm and encouraging. I enjoyed meeting a diverse group of attendees."

- RB2014 Attendee

"I like the consistent level of involvement SENS Research Foundation shows toward gathering good talent and advanced research."

- RB2014 Attendee