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MONDAY, AUGUST 12 | 3:55 – 5:00 PM


Chairperson’s Remarks

Sue Behrens, PhD, Senior Director, Process Design, IPS, and President, SB Executive Consulting, LLC & Sponsorship Chair, Women in Bio

Biologic Therapies in the Upcoming Decade: Modalities and Development Strategies

Yatin Gokarn, PhD, Vice President, Global Head, Biologics Drug Product Development, Sanofi Pharmaceuticals

The Future of Bioprocessing – A Digital Era Awaits

Anthony Mire-Sluis, PhD, Head, Global Quality, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14 | 4:45 – 6:00 PM


Chairperson’s Remarks

John Sterling, Editor, Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN)

Evolving Trends in mAb Production Processes

Sanchayita Ghose, PhD, Director, Biologics Process Development, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.

Today’s Challenges and Opportunities in Biomanufacturing

Judy Chou, PhD, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Biotech, Bayer Pharmaceuticals


Special Events:

ISCGT10:45am – 12:45pm Translating Science to Medicine: How Cell Therapy Developers Must Overcome Challenges to Plan for Commercial Success – An ISCT PPD Townhall Discussion – detailed agenda

wib1:45pm – 3:50pm Strategies for Successful Career Advancement: An Interactive Discussion with Bioprocessing Executives – detailed agenda

NIIMBL1:45pm – 3:50pm Advances in Gene and Cell Therapy – detailed agenda


Monday, August 12

Exhibit Hall Open from 5:00 – 6:30pm

3:55 – 5:00pm Plenary Keynote Session

5:00 – 6:30pm Grand Opening Reception with Poster Viewing

5:15 – 6:15pm Meet the Experts: Plenary Keynote Speakers (Booth 146)

Tuesday, August 13

Exhibit Hall Open from 9:45am – 4:45pm

9:45 – 10:30am Coffee Break with Poster Viewing

9:45 – 10:30am Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

908 Devices10:00am Rapid At-Time Spent Media Analysis with a New Integrated Benchtop Analyzer Disrupts the Slow Core Laboratory Model
Glenn Harris, Director, Sales & Marketing, 908 Devices

1:15 – 1:55pm Cake Break with Poster Viewing

1:15 –  1:45pm Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

4:00 – 4:45pm Refreshment Break with Poster Viewing

4:00 –  4:25pm Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

4:30pm Poster Awards

4:35pm Raffle: Bose® QC®35 Wireless Headphones!*

4:45 – 5:45pm Roundtable Discussions

Wednesday, August 14

Exhibit Hall Open from 10:00am – 7:00pm

10:00 –10:45am Coffee Break with Poster Viewing

10:00 –10:30am Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

texcell10:15am Designing Your Viral Clearance Study
Akunna Iheanacho, PhD, Director, Research & Development, Texcell - North America, Inc.

10:45am – 12:45pm Special Event

1:00 – 1:45pm Dessert Refreshment Break

1:45 – 3:50pm Special Events

3:50 – 4:45pm Refreshment Break with Poster Viewing

3:50 – 4:35pm Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

UBE Industries, Ltd. 4:00pm Continuous Production of IgG, Virus and Recombinant Proteins Using a Novel Membrane Module System
Masahiko Hagihara, Mr. General Manager Hagihara Research Group UBE Industries, Ltd.
Christopher W. Kemp, PhD, Chief Science Officer, kempProteins, LLC

4:35pm Raffle: Apple Watch!*

4:45 – 6:00pm Plenary Keynote Session

6:00 – 7:00pm Taste of New England Summer Reception with Poster Viewing

6:00 – 6:30pm Meet the Experts: Plenary Keynote Speakers (Booth 146)

Thursday, August 15

Exhibit Hall Open from 10:00am – 1:55pm

10:00 – 10:45am Coffee Break with Poster Viewing

10:00 – 10:35am Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

1:15 – 1:55pm Ice Cream Social with Last Chance for Poster Viewing

1:15 – 1:45pm Meet the Experts (Booth 146)

1:40pm Poster Awards

1:45pm Raffle: $100 Gift Card!*

*Bose® and Apple® are not a sponsors or participants of this event. Sponsors and exhibitors are not eligible. Must use game card to enter raffle. Must be present to win!

**Exhibit hours are subject to change.

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