The Fierce Life Sciences team is currently seeking qualified speakers exclusively from biotech, mid-sized, and large pharma companies to deliver unique and compelling presentations or to join as panelists at Digital Pharma Engage (May 13-15, 2024 | Newport Beach, CA), Digital Pharma Innovation Week (May 21-23, 2024  | Virtual), and/or  Digital Pharma East (September 9-12, 2024 | Philadelphia, PA and September 17-19, 2024 | Virtual).


For all service providers, agencies, consultants, and technology vendors interested in speaking, please submit your inquiries here for more information on available sponsorship opportunities.


Our goal is to create a unique, dynamic, and educational program for conference attendees who are at the forefront of digital innovation in the life science marketing space and are interested in gaining deep insights into HCP engagement strategies, innovative solutions for patients, omnichannel marketing, and media, advertising, and digital content. 

We particularly encourage proposals from speakers with innovative and practical experience who can share real-world examples of leading unique campaigns or developing digital strategies at their organization.  
Proposals for talks that will be given preference in the review process will: 

  • Be presented by life science leaders in marketing innovation with real-world experience  
  • Reveal new ways of thinking about digital marketing and commercial excellence 
  • Share lessons learned, best practices, and tips and tricks for executing digital campaigns and engagement  
  • Are based on real-world examples that involve the use of innovative technology or illustrate a solution to marketing/commercial challenges 
  • Include the results of original research and/or deep analysis of current and emerging trends in technology and applications 
  • Feature objective, educational, non-commercial content 
  • Feature content that has been specifically created for Digital Pharma Engage / Digital Pharma Innovation Week / Digital Pharma East and is not available anywhere online or previously presented at other events 


Session Formats
Case Study session - 30 minutes 
Standalone or Case Study sessions focus on marketing and innovation trends, a specific real-world strategy or campaign, or a “how-to" presentation intended to help marketers gain a better understanding of digital initiative and best practices that they can apply to their day-to-day objectives or overall missions 
Panel session - 45 minutes 
These informal discussions take a deep dive into topics where a variety of perspectives allow for a thought-provoking conversation among peers. Open panels are available to view on our agenda page or you may submit a topic that you believe would lend itself to this type of discussion.  

Selection Criteria

  • Must be employed at a pharma or biotech company
  • Timeliness and originality of the topic  
  • Value of the topic and tangible takeaways for marketers, commercial, and customer-facing roles  
  • Extent to which proposals reveal new concepts or insights for digital innovation 
  • Insightful, non-commercial content 
  • Knowledge, experience, and presentation skills of the speaker(s) 
  • Inclusion of practical case studies, or featuring novel marketing campaigns   

Speaker Benefits 

  • Speakers will receive a full conference pass to either Digital Pharma Engage, Digital Pharma Innovation Week and/or Digital Pharma East  and networking (for conference speaking at)
  • Speakers will be highlighted on the Digital Pharma Engage, Digital Pharma Innovation Week, and/or  Digital Pharma East website and in extensive event promotions and coverage, including emails, brochures, social media, and articles posted on our media brand Fierce Life Sciences’ website 
  • Speakers will receive wide recognition as industry thought leaders and expert innovation professionals 


Submission Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2024

Please send all submissions per the above guidelines directly to Stephanie Butler at [email protected].