About GapSummit

GapSummit is an annual student-run, world-class biotechnology leadership summit with the core objectives of substantively discussing pressing challenges facing the bio-economy and catalyzing innovation to solve these challenges. As the only intergenerational conference of its kind, GapSummit competitively selects 100 Leaders of Tomorrow from around the world to attend, and recruits current leaders across the global biotech community to inspire the next generation. GapSummit is proudly the flagship event of Global Biotech Revolution (GBR), a youth-led nonprofit which connects and develops future leaders to accelerate the growth and advancement of the global biotech ecosystem.

WHERE

Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard
Cambridge, MA, USA

WHEN

Sunday to Thursday
June 16 to 20, 2019


A World-Class Conference in a Pioneering Biotech Hub

Hosted at the Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard in the heart of Kendall Square—the world's premier biotech hub

GapSummit 2019 will take place in Kendall Square in Cambridge, MA and will be hosted at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Apropos of the pioneering Kendall Square biotech ecosystem, GapSummit 2019 will feature an exciting program featuring world leaders from across the biotech community.


Leaders of Tomorrow

The next generation of biotech leaders

GapSummit competitively selects 100 Leaders of Tomorrow from around the world to attend the summit. We look for students, entrepreneurs and young professionals with a proven track record of leadership and expertise in the biotech field. GapSummit 2019 will provide Leaders of Tomorrow with an unparalleled opportunity to network with, challenge and learn from current world leaders in the biotech field. Leaders of Tomorrow will also gain a comprehensive overview of biotech trends and issues, inciting discussion about world challenges that will to be met by scientific and business innovations.


Voices of Tomorrow Competition

Catalyzing biotech innovations to address pressing global needs

Leaders of Tomorrow will tackle real-world challenges as international teams and pitch their solutions at the summit for the opportunity to win cash prizes and further mentorship from industry experts.


Global Biotech Revolution

Advancing the global bio-economy through the next generation of biotech leaders

GBR is a not-for-profit that connects biotech think-tanks, industrial leaders and research pioneers to young bio-leaders of tomorrow. GBR is solely led by young passionate and engaged researchers, students and professionals from across the world. GapSummit is GBR’s flagship event to advance its mission of developing and inspiring the next generation of leaders in the global bio-economy. Learn more at globalbiotechrevolution.com


Apply to be a Leader of Tomorrow!

We are seeking enthusiastic students, entrepreneurs and early-career professionals from around the world with a proven track record of leadership and expertise in the biotech field. Apply now for the unparalleled opportunity to attend GapSummit 2019!

Speaker Highlights

Leaders from across the global biotech community

Sponsors and Partnering Organizations

Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard

415 Main Street
Cambridge, MA

The Broad Institute is a pioneering, mission driven community that brings together researcher in medicine, chemistry, biology, computation, engineering and mathematics across MIT, Harvard, Harvard-affiliated hospitals, and global collaborators

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