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ORCA Annual and Social

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:00 PM until 9:30 PM
The Edgewater Hotel - Alki Room
Venue website
2411 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA  98121

(206) 728-7000
Annual and Social
Registration is closed
PARKING - $5 (ORCA is subsidizing parking costs in order to give attendees this discounted price). Drive to the hotel parking area and the valet will take it from there.

Credit card payments can only be accepted online prior to Sunday, September 16th. If you plan on paying at the door, please note that the Registration Team can only accept CASH or CHECKS.
ORCA Annual Meeting and Social
ORCA Members, Non-Members and Guests are cordially invited to attend the
2018 ORCA Annual Meeting and Social. 
Please register by Sunday, September 16th
Guest speaker Claudia Mitchell - Universal Cells Inc.
 Claudia Mitchell is the CEO/COO and co-founder of Universal Cells Inc.
Claudia has previously co-founded Halo-Bio RNAi Therapeutics,
a Seattle-based biotech start-up company developing new RNAi molecules,
and served as its Chief Scientific Officer from 2008 to 2011.
Besides being a biotech entrepreneur, Claudia has also held 
positions in the non-profit sector and in Academia.
She worked as the Program Director at the LGMD2I Research Fund,
a family non-profit foundation, and has held a tenured Academic research position at
the French National Institute of Medical Research (INSERM).
She received her PhD in Molecular Biology from the University of Paris
and an MBA in International Management from
the Ecole des Ponts Business School, Paris, France.


From Creation to Acquisition: a Seattle Biotech Start-up Story

WHEN: Thursday, September 20, 2018
6:00 to 9:30 pm  (doors open at 5:45pm) 

WHERE: The Edgewater Hotel - Alki Room
2411 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA  98121

FEES**: Members and FDA employees: $35
Student* members/Student* non-members: $20
Non-members: $45
*proof of student status required
Guests will be charged the member or non-member rate, accordingly, 
with the exception of guests of students who will be charged the non-member rate of $45

**After Sunday, September 16th, fees must be paid at the door. 
Cash and check payments ONLY will be accepted. 

This meeting includes:

- Buffet dinner 
-1 glass of wine per guest - 

Additional beverages available for purchase

ORCA Social Dinner Menu*
*We will attend to food restriction requests if they are made before the event.

~Hors D’oeuvres~


Miniature Crab Cakes
Thai Chicken Sate
Crispy Phyllo-Wrapped Spinach & Feta

~Main Course*~


Fresh rolls

grilled vegetables, olive oil, lemon, basil

Tomato, Cucumber, Olives & Feta
red wine vinaigrette

Vegetable Antipasti
fresh mozzarella, marinated artichoke, roasted peppers, flatbreads

Organic Mixed Greens
shaved raw vegetables, white balsamic

Herb-Roasted Chicken Breast
slow-roasted tomato, kale pesto

Sauteed Pacific Cod
seared vegetable julienne, lemon, olive oil

Toasted Barley & Roasted Vegetable Ragout

Grilled Skirt Steak
scallions, sweet peppers, chimichurri

* Gluten-free and dairy-free menu items will be labeled



Flourless Chocolate Torte & Mixed Berries

Zoka regular & decaffeinated coffee, assorted Tazo teas