Targeting Metabesity 2021 is a global conference aimed at addressing the challenges of chronic disease and extending longevity. The conference will take place between  11-14 October 2021. Virtually and Live in Washington, DC

The conference lists a stellar line up of speakers from all over the globe. Included in this list is Kate Batz.

Targeting Metabesity 2021 Expert

Targeting Metabesity 2021 Kate BatzKate Batz is Managing Partner of Longevity.Capital, USA. Longevity.Capital, is a specialized investment fund focused on the longevity industry. Kate is also Director of Strategy and Business Development at Deep Knowledge Ventures Group. This comprises of Deep Knowledge Ventures, Aging Analytics Agency, and Deep Knowledge Analytics.

A background in law

An experienced corporate attorney by background, she is licensed to practice law in California, New York, and Russia, with extensive sales and marketing experience. At the beginning of her career, she was involved with international litigation when she worked for a former Pennsylvania state senator. As a corporate attorney, Kate worked with many Fortune 500 clients.

Aging and longevity a growing industry

In the longevity landscape there are now over 100 companies undertaking research and product development in a variety of fields. These include senolytics, telomeres, stem cells, mitochondria and gene editing.
Kate joined Deep Knowledge Ventures Group  to work with paradigm-shifting advances in science and technology in the fields of aging and longevity,. She is based in San Francisco, California.

“The number of headlines highlighting substantial increases in both the lifespan and healthspan of model organisms has grown dramatically in the past decade. However, while we see significant progress in model organisms, this is not the case with respect to humans. The overwhelming confidence of Silicon Valley-based Longevity companies that positive results in model organisms will translate into comparable outcomes in humans could be an imprudent assumption.”   Kate Batz

More about Targeting Metabesity 2021

The conference will take on some of the most critical issues in healthcare today.

  • Focusing on chronic (not just acute) diseases
  • Shifting the spotlight beyond treatment to prevention
  • Going beyond disease-by-disease treatments to prevention of multiple diseases by addressing common root causes
  • Shifting from addressing diseases to extending healthy lifespan—healthspan

Metabesity 2021 gathers together speakers from multiple disciplines. These include science and medicine, behavioral science, government regulation, policy, reimbursement, industry and capital markets, patient advocacy, boomer and senior lifestyle, digital health.

Click here to see the full Targeting Metabesity 2021 Speaker List
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