2023 SPEAKERS

Mark L. Baum

Harrow
Robert Bhisitkul

Robert B. Bhisitkul, MD, PhD

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Frank Bowden, III, MD

Bowden Eye & Associates

Paul Bresge

Ray Therapeutics

Hannah Chang, MD, PhD

Platanus Ventures

Josh Chiwata

Santen Ventures

Victor Chong, MD

J&J Innovative Medicine

Abla Creasey, PhD

California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM)

Anupam Dalal, MD

Acuta Capital Partners
David Esposito

David Esposito

ONL Therapeutics

Doug Faunce, PhD

AbbVie Ventures

Alan J. Franklin, MD, PhD

ForwardVue Pharma
Claire Gelfman

Claire Gelfman, PhD

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Adrienne Graves

Adrienne Graves, PhD

Glaucoma 360

Theresa Heah, MD, MBA

Intergalactic Therapeutics

Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO

KEI / KYCO / Review of Optometry
Cecelia Koetting

Cecelia Koetting, OD, FAAO

University of Colorado School of Medicine
Bill Link

William J. Link, PhD

Flying L Partners

Jonathan Liu, PhD, MBA

Topcon Ventures

Beth Marsh

Apellis Pharmaceuticals

Rael Mazansky, MD, MBA

Deep Track Capital

Aziz Mottiwala

Tarsus Pharmaceuticals
James Murrey

James C. Murray

ExSight Ventures

Babak Nemati, PhD

Strategic Intelligence

Lisa Nijm, MD, JD

Warrenville EyeCare & LASIK in Warrenville, Illinois / Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
Jonathan Norris

Jonathan Norris

HSBC Innovation Banking

Leslie O’Dell, OD

TFOS Global Ambassador
Intrepid Eye Society

Leslie Patch, MD

Johnson & Johnson Vision

Todd Pinkney

Centricity Vision

Nick Pliam, MD, PhD

Decheng Capital
Firas M. Rahhal, MD

Firas Rahhal, MD

ExSight Ventures & Retina Vitreous Associates Medical Group

Robert Rothman, MD

InFocus Capital Partners / OCLI/Glaucoma Consultants of Long Island
ehsan sadri

Ehsan Sadri, MD

Visionary Eye Institute

Annabel Samimy

Stifel Financial Corp.

Eric Schlumpf

Stuart Therapeutics

Charles Semba, MD

Eluminex Bio

Andrew Stewart

Bausch + Lomb

Cari Stone

Elios Vision

Adam Szaronos

Trukera Medical

Cameron Taylor

BofA Securities | Life Sciences

Murielle Thinard McLane, MBA

Intuitive Ventures

Anthony Wallace

Bausch + Lomb
Jeffrey Weinhuff

Jeffry Weinhuff

Visionary Venture Fund

Robert N. Weinreb, MD

Shiley Eye Institute

Barbara Wirostko, MD, FARVO

Qlaris Bio / MyEyes / University of Utah, Moran Eye Center