Steve Burrill, chief executive officer and founder of Burrill & Company, will deliver a luncheon speech at the upcoming Biotech 2003 conference.

Mary Tanner, senior managing director of the investment banking and healthcare group at Bear & Stearns Co., will give the keynote address.

The 12th annual biotech event is sponsored by the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. The event, titled “Fusing Science, Technology and Business development,” will be May 21 at RTP’s Sheraton Imperial Hotel.