Doug Ward joined Personal Genome Diagnostics as CEO in 2016 with several decades of management experience in the diagnostics industry. The company, founded by Johns Hopkins researchers who are pioneers in cancer genome sequencing, has raised over $140million and, in Ward’s 3-year tenure, has quadrupled the size of its team, making it Johns Hopkins’ largest local spinoff.
Join us for a Fireside Chat with Ward, facilitated by George Davis, EVP of Strategic Advisory at Evergreen Advisors and former CEO of TEDCO, to hear his perspectives on managing high-growth startups, the role of strategic corporate and university partnerships, and doing business in Baltimore.
5:15 – 6:00pm – Program
6:00 – 7:30pm – Networking Reception
SPONSORED BY: TEDCO, The Maryland Department of Commerce