The Vaccine Manufacturing stream will explore the technical challenges facing the production and supply of vaccines for COVID-19 and future pandemics. Topics include manufacturing at global scale, CMC development under accelerated timelines, new technologies, ensuring product quality, and managing complex supply chains. Examples will come from novel and traditional vaccine manufacturing platforms.

Conferences Include:

Keynote Speakers:

Tam Soden, PhD

Tam Soden, PhD, Executive Director, Global Head, Quality Control, Kite Pharma, a Gilead Company

Sudha Chivukula, PhD

Sudha Chivukula, PhD, Senior Director, Head, mRNA Center, Research and Development, Sanofi Pasteur Biologics Co.

David Maraldo, PhD

David Maraldo, PhD, Vice President, Global Vaccines & Biologics Commercialization, Merck & Co., Inc.

Jorg P. Thommes, PhD

Jorg P. Thommes, PhD, Head, Chemistry Manufacturing & Controls, Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute