Executive Roundtable with Jennifer BogerVIEW EVENT DETAILS
(President's Circle Event)
Join Asia Society Northern California for an off-the-record discussion with the International Trade Administration's Health Team Lead Jennifer Boger, who will be discussing recent trade policy trends affecting the healthcare industry.
The trends Ms. Boger will be discussing include intellectual property considerations; regulatory trends, including multilateralism; delays, barriers, and weak regulatory transparency; localization requirements; bans; and pricing. She will address the challenges US companies face in certain markets caused by local governmental efforts to move up the value chain, with a special focus on Asia and the efforts being taken to mitigate the problems.
11:00 - 11:30 AM Registration
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Event and Q&A Discussion
About Jennifer Boger
Jennifer Boger rejoined the U.S. Department of Commerce as the Health Team Lead in July 2015, where she works with the team to implement the agency's strategic goals to develop and advance policies and programs internationally to support the U.S. health sector. From 2011-2015, Jennifer worked in the private sector as the Trade Manager for Global Government Affairs at Underwriters Laboratories. Prior to joining UL, Jennifer worked on intellectual property trade policy at both the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. State Department from 2001-2011. She served as the Deputy Director of the Department of Commerce’s Office of Intellectual Property Rights (OPIR) (2008-2011), as a Foreign Affairs Officer at the State Department’s Office of Intellectual Property Enforcement (2006-2008), and as an International Trade Specialist in OPIR and the Trade Compliance Center (2001-2006). Jennifer has a B.A. in Geography and International Development from McGill University in Montreal, Canada and a MBA in International Business and International Finance from American University in Washington, D.C.
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