The Critical Importance of Large Scale COVID-19 Testing:
The only way forward

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This session addresses the importance of mass testing and its implications to the private sector as we delve into the new normal. It gives perspective to understanding COVID 19 and tools needed in executing safety precaution strategies for the organization. Live examples and global practices will also be shared by the speaker. 

  • What is your plan for getting back to work?

  • How will we, the private industry, prepare for the future?

This session is free.


09:50 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

11:30 AM - 11:55 AM

11:55 AM - 12:00 NN

Webinar Guidelines and Introduction of Speaker

The Critical Importance of Large Scale COVID-19 Testing: The only way forward

Mr. Jeffrey Seitz

Q&A and Open Discussion

Moderated by Mr. Coco Alcuaz

Closing Reminders


9 June 2020, Tuesday | 10:00 AM - 12:00 NN (Open for ICD Members and Non-Members)


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Jeffrey Seitz is a global Biotechnology entrepreneur and genomics expert. Currently CEO of PHIX Genomics and Vice President of D-MARK Biosciences, Jeffrey also co-founded geXc (the Genomic Exchange Community). Specializing in genomics, he has 25+ years of experience in business development, sales and marketing, and business operations. Jeffrey's vision is to bring improved health and prosperity to the globe through genomics and bring greater awareness and understanding of genomics by building and promoting educational platforms, collaborations, and networks. Before starting PHIX Genomics and joining as a partner with D-MARK Biosciences, Jeffrey held business development and sales roles with several major life science companies including Life Technologies, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Bio-Rad, Corning, Motorola, and MJ Research. Jeffrey earned an M.Sc. in Molecular Genetics from the University of Saskatchewan.  


Coco Alcuaz is the Executive Director of the Makati Business Club. Prior to joining MBC, he was Bureau Chief at Bloomberg News, Business News Head and Anchor at ABS-CBN News Channel, and Contributor at Rappler.

As a forum for constructive ideas, the Makati Business Club aims to foster and promote the role of the business sector in national development efforts, both in planning and implementing policies and programs. The Club is committed to addressing national economic and social
issues that affect the development of the Philippines.

Founded in 1981, MBC is composed of the largest and most dynamic corporations and institutions in the Philippines represented by their senior executives. It has become the leading private forum for meetings that bring together business, government, and community leaders in the country.

The Makati Business Club carries its objectives through four main lines of activity: policy advocacy, information services and publishing, investment promotion, and corporate citizenship.