Frequently Asked Questions about the BioCentury-BayHelix East-West Biopharma Summit:

Who should attend?

  • This C-suite conference is designed for financial dealmakers, biopharma executives, venture capitalists, private investors and policy makers.
  • It is the place to network, partner and debate strategies for global development.
  • It is the place to build trusted cross-border relationships.

The program is tailored for:

  • Biotechs seeking new partnerships in Asia
  • Family Offices looking to be an LP for Western VCs
  • Big Biopharmas exploring how Singapore is changing and moving towards innovation.

Who will I meet?

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet with VCs, CEOs, CFOs, CBOs, and decision-makers shaping the future of innovation – from both the East and West including executives from: A*STAR, Accelerator Life Science Partners, Acousia Therapeutics, ASLAN Pharmaceuticals, AUM Biosciences, Auransa, B7 Therapeutics, Candel Therapeutics, CBC Group, Citi, ClavystBio, DotBio, EDBI, Exegenesis Bio, Flagship Pioneering, GeneMedicine, Heritas Capital, Hua Medicine, Hummingbird Biosciences, LYFE Capital, Medigene, MindRank Technologies, MSD, NAH, Novo Holdings, Nuevocor, Panacea Venture, Polaris Partners, Qiming Venture Partners, RetiMark, and Vertex Ventures among others.

What will I learn?
This year’s Summit will include two-plus days of strategic panels on:

  • Access to Capital & Partners in Asia
  • Singapore as a Strategic Gateway
  • Arc of Innovation in Asia

When is the Summit?
The East-West Biopharma Summit takes place March 4-6, 2024, at the ParkRoyal Collection in Marina Bay, Singapore.

Can’t attend in person?
There are also two bonus days of virtual partnering meetings, March 11-12, 2024.

Why is the Summit Important?
For 11 years, BioCentury, BayHelix, and Insights Partner McKinsey & Company have brought together a cross-border community of C-level executives and investors to network, partner and debate critical issues facing the global biotech industry.
In 2024, BioCentury and BayHelix bring the 3rd East-West Biopharma Summit to Singapore, where 20 years of government-led investment in science, talent and infrastructure has set the stage for the life sciences industry to carry the ball forward.
The East-West Biopharma Summit is THE forum to debate globalization strategies and form trusted cross-border relationships. There is no other strategic venue of this kind.
Unparalleled networking and market access: The Summit is an elite event offering unparalleled networking with C-level executives, VCs, and key APAC partners. It’s a gateway to new funding sources and influential family offices in the APAC region, fostering significant growth opportunities and market expansion.
Strategic audience engagement and expansion opportunities: With a focus on key VCs and their limited partners, the Summit engages major players in the APAC biopharma sector. This targeted approach maximizes reach and impact, connecting attendees with new partners and investors.

How Can I Join?
Please register at If you are unable to join in person, register instead for a Digital Pass, which includes two days of virtual one-to-one meetings.

All session recordings are available to watch for 30 days after the event.

Are Sponsorship Opportunities Available?
The East-West Biopharma Summit provides global visibility to Sponsors committed to innovation. Several packages are available with benefits including branding, tickets, and panelist opportunities. Please contact our team to learn more. Exclusive packages are filling up quickly, so contact us today!

Can I present?
Absolutely! BioCentury is accepting nominations to join this year’s Presenting Company Class. To apply, click here.

When can I start scheduling one-to-one meetings?
This year there are two days of in-person one-to-one meetings (March 5-6) followed by two days of virtual one-to-one meetings (March 11-12). You may start scheduling meetings on Feb. 19. Before then, please make sure to update your bio and company profile in the meeting scheduler.

How can complimentary access to BioCentury’s business intelligence platform help me at the East-West Biopharma Summit?
All delegates to the conference receive complimentary access to BioCentury’s business intelligence platform starting Jan. 29. You may research pipelines, deals, and financings to determine which companies you want to meet at the East-West Biopharma Summit. There is also a Presenting Company Dashboard that helps you review BioCentury’s analysis of each company presenting at the East-West Summit.

Are there any travel restrictions to Singapore?
Singapore is open to all transit travelers with no specific regulations or requirements. However, to ensure you have a smooth transit experience, please check the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority website on qualifying as a transit passenger and possible foreign requirements.

How can I book my hotel accommodations?
A special room block has been secured at a discounted rate of S$450 in effect through Feb. 24, 2024. We encourage everyone to make your hotel accommodations as soon as possible as we expect the venue to sell out. Click here to book your accommodations directly with the ParkRoyal Collection Marina Bay.

What if I can’t attend in person?
Digital Access passes are available if you cannot attend in person. Digital passes provide full access (on-demand recordings) to all panels and presentations at the East-West Biopharma Summit. You may also schedule virtual one-to-one meetings over two days (March 11-12).