The Province of Manitoba was host to the 2019 Tri-National Agricultural Accord annual meeting from November 12 to 14 in Winnipeg, Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine Pedersen announced today.
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Breakfast with Abbvie
The Bioscience Association Manitoba will be hosting head officials from the pharmaceutical company Abbvie Inc. headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The purpose of their trip to Manitoba is to look for academic research collaboration and investment opportunities within Manitoba. The officials that will be joining us are Dr. Mary Jo Chamberlain (Head of Academics Research and Evaluation), Dr. Yibing Wang (Senior scientist, Cell/Molecular Biology, Abbvie Discovery), David Link (Market Access and Government Affairs for Canada), and Harold Just (Provincial Affairs Manager for Manitoba).
Abbvie has a diverse product portfolio, including several market-leading medicines. They are a company with a focused business and investment model designed to address unmet patient needs. Abbvie employees approximately 28,000 dedicated employees who are committed to addressing the world’s greatest health challenges.
The breakfast will be at the John Buhler Atrium, 715 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5