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2023 CBSA Day at the Capitol

Friday, Mar 17, 2023
Colorado State Capitol Old Supreme Court Chamber – 200 E. Colfax Ave. Denver, CO 80203

Colorado BioScience Association’s annual Day at the Capitol returns in person this year on March 17, 2023.


8:00-9:00 a.m.

Health Innovation Company Showcase, Breakfast, and Networking.

9:00-9:05 a.m.

Welcome and Introductory Remarks

Elyse Blazevich, President & CEO Colorado BioScience Association

9:05-9:30 a.m.

Keynote Address

Eve Lieberman, Executive Director, Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade (OEDIT)

9:30-10:10 a.m.

State Advocacy Update

Amy Goodman, JD, MBE, Vice President and Counsel for Policy + Advocacy, CBSA

Melanie Layton, Co-owner, Lobbyist, Colorado Legislative Strategies

Andrew Wood, General Counsel, Lobbyist, Colorado Legislative Strategies

Caroline Woodhouse, Lobbyist, Colorado Legislative Strategies

10:10-10:55 a.m.

Prescription Drug Affordability Board National Trends, Best Practices in Economic Development Initiatives, and Federal Advocacy Update

Brian Warren, Senior Director of State Government Affairs, Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)

Amy Goodman, JD, MBE, Vice President and Counsel for Policy + Advocacy, Colorado BioScience Association

10:55-11:00 a.m.

Closing Remarks

Kathleen (Kiki) Traylor, M.D

Director, State Government Affairs, Amgen

Board Chair, Colorado BioScience Association

Limited to CBSA members.


Table Top Exhibitors:

Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies

Gelsana Therapeutics


Enveda Biosciences



AGC Biologics

Gates Biomanufacturing Facility

Innosphere Ventures + RedDrop Dx and Burst Diagnostics

Thank you to our sponsors: