Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing Conference

Compliant. Efficient. Commercial.


London, United Kingdom

How Does Your Companies Manufacturing Strategy Compare?

"The Global Cell And Gene Therapy Market Is Estimated To Be Worth More Than GBP35Billion By 2026" - Are Your Processes Market Ready?

With the past year seeing Kite Therapeutics and Novartis make headlines for their groundbreaking therapeutic approvals, and a host of innovative biotech companies quickly advancing their production towards commercialisation, the Cell and Gene industry is rapidly transforming the standard of care for rare diseases and critical conditions.

While there is a huge opportunity for industry growth, ever present challenges surrounding raw material selection and qualification, regulatory compliance, systems scalability and closed system processing prove barriers to achieving efficient commercial manufacturing scale.

Given the number of critical process challenges, the annual Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing Forum is the industries dedicated forum to address their process development, technical adoption and manufacturing challenges. With presentations on improving cost efficiency, innovative strategies for commercialisation, achieving optimised manufacturing scalability and maintaining GMP compliance, this year's iteration is one not to be missed!

Focused Solely On Optimising Your Cell and Gene Manufacturing Process and Networks

  • Based on 25+ in-depth industry research calls, this year's agenda is designed to address your biggest ATMP based production challenges in one leading manufacturing specific platform
  • Join a curated program taking you from translation and collaboration to ensuring GMP compliance and optimising scalability - this year's forum is your one stop shop for building manufacturing capabilities that are compliant, efficient and commercial
  • Get involved in the industries most interactive conference that ensures you can leverage the insights and expertise of every session to leave with answers and strategies for all of your biggest manufacturing and process development challenges

Optimise Every Facet Of Your Manufacturing Strategy

  • With sessions on industry collaboration, academic translation, raw materials selection and qualification and achieving scalable manufacturing processes for allogenic and autologous therapies, your hands on, daily challenges are addressed through a series of the industries leading case studies and interactive thought exchanges
  • Gain a holistic industry perspective from the academic environment through to big pharma companies, with case studies shared from Novartis, Novo Nordisk, GammaDelta Therapeutics, Celyad and UCL among others
  • Engage in our GMP compliance training day to ensure that your process development optimisation does not come at the cost of process compliance.

Building Awareness, Opportunity and Tangible Takeaways

  • This event is tightly focused on networking, industry analysis, technology adoption and learning opportunities for the cell and gene industries leading experts
  • All attendees participate actively across the full forum, with case studies, think tanks, brainstorming sessions, tech demonstrations and panel discussions - generating unparalleled industry engagement and product development opportunities
  • Join the industry's only manufacturing focused forum and engage in a conversation unlike any other. Where industry updates and daily challenges meet industry brainstorming and solution adoption

Why Attend

Given the number of critical process challenges, the annual Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing Forum is the industry's dedicated forum to address process development, technical adoption and manufacturing challenges. Presentations will focus on improving your cost efficiency, innovative strategies for commercialisation, achieving optimised manufacturing scalability and maintaining GMP compliance, plus much more.

By attending, you will:

  • Join a curated programme taking you from translation and collaboration to ensuring GMP compliance and optimising scalability - this year's forum is your one-stop shop for building manufacturing capabilities that are compliant, efficient and commercial
  • Engage in our GMP compliance training day to ensure that your process development optimisation does not come at the cost of process compliance
  • Hear from 18+ industry experts to benchmark your manufacturing practices and take home industry leading solutions
  • Optimise your manufacturing process from end-to-end with topics covering every stage of the manufacturing process
  • Plan for your transition towards manufacturing at scale to ensure that your next therapy is market ready

Who should attend

Professionals including:
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Heads of Process Development
  • Heads of Innovation Technologies
  • Process Scientists
  • Heads of GMP Manufacturing
  • Heads of Production
  • Heads of Quality Assurance
  • Head of Regulatory Compliance
Solutions and service providers offering:
  • CMOs
  • Logistics and supply chain
  • Consultancy
  • Raw materials supplies
  • Temperature control logistics


"Good mix of speakers"
World Courier

"Excellent"
2 Bridge

"Impressed with the standard of presentations and openness of discussion"
Bluebird bio

"Very Good"
Wolfson Gene Therapy Unit

Meet Our Speakers

  • Ran Zheng, Chief Technical Officer, Orchard Therapeutics
  • Emilie Gauthy, Industrialization Manager, Celyad
  • Dora Endreffy, Senior Manager, QA, GBS QA Quality Governance Risk and Compliance, Global Records Manager, ICON
  • Zoe Coughlin, Associate Director CMC, Immatics
  • Louisa Mathias, Group Lead, Process Development and Manufacturing, GammaDelta Therapeutics
  • Pernille Linnert Jensen, Senior Scientist - Cell Culture Process Development, Novo Nordisk
  • Houssam Alosta, Senior Manager, Process Development, BlueRock Therapeutics
  • Pamela Tranter, Head of Translational Research Group, UCL
  • Kevin Page, Senior GMDP Inspector - Inspection, Enforcement and Standards, MHRA
  • Simon Briggs, Product Steward, Cell and Gene Therapy Unit - Kymriah, C&G Technical Operations, Novartis
  • Carol Knevelman, Head of Process Development, Oxford BioMedica
  • Jack Price, Head of Advanced Therapies, NIBSC - A Division of MHRA
  • Stephen Elliman, Chief Scientific Officer, Orbsen Therapeutics Limited
  • Lior Raviv, Vice President Of Development, Pluristem Therapeutics
  • Qasim Rafiq, Associate Professor, Bioprocessing of Regenerative, Cellular and Gene Therapies, UCL
  • Lynn Csontos, Senior Director, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs, Stemcell Technologies
  • Russell Joyce, Executive Committee Member, Health Sciences Records & Archives Association
  • Liam Whitnell, Engineering and Site Director, Site Lead, Johnson & Johnson
  • Matthew Cobb, Clinical Account Manager, Miltenyi Biotech
  • Stuart Curbishley, Group Lead, Midlands and Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Program & head of Business and Project Development, Advanced Therapies, University of Birmingham
  • Joachim Lasoen, Head of Product, Bluecrux
Pre-Conference Training Day: 29th October 2019

Main Conference: 30th-31st October 2019

Venue

Twickenham Stadium
200 Whitton Rd, TW2 7BA
Twickenham, London , UK


Website: http://www.twickenhamexperience.com/conferences-events/
Phone: 0208 744 9997

Accommodation
Cell and Gene 2019 -  https://www.miceconcierge.com/events/CG2019

We are delighted to confirm MICE Concierge Ltd are our trusted official accommodation and concierge service for Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing 2019.

MICE Concierge will be providing an enhanced service for all attendees to help ensure you are well looked after whilst you are in London. As our trusted supplier, they have exclusive accommodation rates at the HQ hotel and will ensure you receive the best experience and most importantly the best rates.

We advise you to book through the official channel as the service is supported by the event; you will get the best rates and by staying in one of the accredited hotels you will be with other delegates and will therefore be able to network/socialise more to get the most out of the event.

To view all exclusive rates and to book online, please click here;  https://www.miceconcierge.com/events/CG2019

Please note: We will never recommend, approve or appoint any third party rooming service to act on our behalf. Please be extremely wary if you are approached by any such companies. We will always endeavour to negotiate the best available rates for you so please use the Hotel's website link provided.