Improving Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: A Senior Executive Roundtable

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

11:00 AM-12:30 PM Eastern Time



  • Rainer Blair, Executive Vice President & incoming CEO, Danaher
  • Brad Gray, President & CEO of NanoString Technologies
  • Patrick Kaltenbach, Executive Vice President and President of Life Sciences, BD
  • Emily Leproust, CEO, Twist Bioscience


Join key industry executives as they discuss navigating the current social & political landscape surrounding race and the short and long-term effects on their companies & our industry. Panelists from companies of different sizes and at different stages of growth will discuss how the current climate has impacted themselves and their employees, while mandating an acceleration of diversity, equity & inclusion initiatives. How should companies in our space be responding? How can we make substantive progress and stay committed to these impactful strategic initiatives? This 90 minute session will feature a roundtable conversation with these industry leaders followed by Q&A.

There is no registration fee or cost for ALDA members to attend this webinar. Registration information is below. As part of the registration process, please feel free to enter any questions you may have for our speakers. There will also be time allotted on the live webinar to ask questions.


REGISTRATION: Contact Carol Starke ( for details on registration.















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