Outsourcing in Clinical Trials West Coast 2023

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel
1st-2nd March, 2023

Outsourcing in Clinical Trials West Coast 2023




Arena International are delighted to announce Outsourcing in Clinical Trials West Coast will be returning to Burlingame for the annual event on March 1st & 2nd 2023!

For the 15th Annual event, our flagship show will focus on providing delegates with practical take-aways and solutions to their most current operational and outsourcing challenges in clinical trials, this is an event not to be missed.

The 2023 program boasts 4 streams jam-packed with the latest content;

  • Clinical Operations & Outsourcing
  • Technology & Innovation
  • Patient Engagement & Rare Diseases
  • Medical Devices

Day 1 will kick off with a talk on designing a playbook for how to handle an undesirable CRO-Sponsor partnership, followed by a Keynote Panel allowing attendees to debate how to optimize their oversight & governance, led by Abby Kennedy (VP of Clinical Operations, CymaBay Therapeutics). Dan Solis from The FDA will give the closing keynote.

Genentech will give a case study session on piloting health inequities and gender identity data – why collecting this data now will aide you with your clinical trial.

The Patient Engagement track will be chaired by Estela Mata-Carcamo (Healthcare Advocate) and will delve into topics such as, outreach to minority groups, social determinants of health, and best practices for engaging the patient community. The Technology track will see Kimberley Ferguson (Commercial Head of Personalized Healthcare Partnerships, Genentech) discussing all things Wearables.

The 2023 program is filled with practical sessions, workshops and fireside chats, including one on overcoming barriers to trial innovation delivered by Dr Chris Apfel (CEO of SageMedic).

The Speaking Faculty includes; The FDA, Genentech, Roche, Iovance Biotherapeutics, Ascendis Pharma, FibroGen, Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, Union Therapeutics, Cymabay Therapeutics, RAPT Therapeutics and many more.

Don’t miss out; join us in Burlingame on March 1st & 2nd 2023. We can't wait to see you there!

What to expect this year?

This is a great opportunity to network and share knowledge with region’s leading pharmaceutical firms, biotechs and med device companies, discuss operationally efficient, specifically targeted clinical trials.

The 2023 program boasts 4 full streams jam packed with content;

  • – Clinical Operations & Outsourcing
  • – Technology & Innovation
  • – Patient Engagement
  • – Medical Device Trials


To enquire about sponsorship opportunities for the conference, please contact:

Nick McCudden
T: +61 280 978 126
E: NicholasMcCudden@arena-international.com


We identify and invite individuals we believe to be the best speakers in the market, if you think you can make a difference to the quality of our events please contact the programme director of the event:

Chloe Roberts
T: +44 (0) 207 936 6822
E: chloe.roberts@arena-international.com