thursday, april 19, 2018


Igniters, Innovators, National Recognition, and more – there is so much happening in Delaware, and so many reasons to celebrate INNOVATION!

Delaware Bio is proud to present Igniting Innovation: 2018 Gala on Thursday, April 19th at the DuPont Country Club. Celebrate some of the top innovations from Delaware with 300+ of the region’s life science industry leaders during a special evening featuring cocktails, formal dinner, and igniting conversations.

Featuring a Fireside Chat with Hervé Hoppenot, CEO of Incyte

Delaware Bio is honored to welcome President, CEO, & Chairman of Incyte, Hervé Hoppenot for a special Fireside Chat with Director of NIIMBL, Kelvin Lee.

Socialize, connect, and celebrate an innovative year in the First State!




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Early Bird Pricing Available Until 3.9
Individual $200 $350
Table (10 tickets) $2k $3.5k
Rates Effective After 3.10:
Individual Regular $250 $400
Table (10 Tickets) Regular $2.5k $4k

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Exclusive opportunity to connect with
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The Delaware Bio Annual Awards Gala recognizes the leading entrepreneurs, innovators, educators, and life science champions in Delaware and the surrounding region.

The evening includes exceptional opportunities to connect with executives from industry, academia, medical research institutions, and government during a cocktail reception, award ceremony and dinner, and dessert reception.

Target Audience:  Life Science Industry Leaders. Business Executives, Government Officials


Why Individuals Attend:

    • Celebrate the accomplishments of Delaware's Bioscience Industry and learn about new innovations coming from the First State.
    • Network with peers

sponsorship opportunities

The Igniting Innovation: 2018 Gala celebrates top innovations in Delaware and unites over 300 of the First State's leaders and innovators for an evening of  connectivity over a formal dinner and reception at the beautiful DuPont Country Club. This year, Delaware Bio is pleased to feature a special Fireside Chat with Herve Hoppenot, CEO & President of Incyte.

Please download the 2018 Gala Sponsorship guide to learn more about Sponsorship Benefits.

Questions? Contact Helen Stimson at

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Igniting Innovation: 2018 Gala

April 19, 2018 5:30 - 8:30 PM

DuPont Country Club, Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE, United States