Onco Cell Therapy Summit Europe 2022

Onco Cell Therapy Summit Europe 2022

Delivering safe and effective adoptive cell therapy products to clinical promise, commercial scale manufacturing and patients

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2-3 November, 2022

“The event was very interesting and well organised. I liked the mixture of scientific talks with updates on current developments alongside more practical 'logistical and regulatory' issues one encounters in the daily life of delivering these treatments to patients in clinical trials.”

Bilyana Popova, Senior Trial Co-ordinator, UCL

Why Attend

Europe is a powerhouse of research, but has been struggling to keep pace with development in the US. Get multiple perspectives in panels how to attract investment from C-suite executives and investors themselves, and explore European regulatory and reimbursement challenges for the cell therapy field. This is your unique opportunity to:

  • Meet with 200+ of Europe’s leading innovators and investors, to drive partnership and collaboration and drive adoptive cell therapies to the market

  • Address durability, reduce exhaustion, and build in optimal approaches for targeting antigen heterogeneity to hit the tumour microenvironment

  • Explore genome-editing, iPSC-derived approaches and management strategies for chromosomal abnormalities and translocations for allogeneic cell therapy development

  • Establish robust, scalable and flexible vein-to-vein processes to enhance just in time delivery of cell therapies

2022 Industry Leading Speakers

 

Alex Badamchi-Zadeh

Senior Investment Associate
SV Health Managers

Alex Badamchi-Zadeh

Senior Investment Associate
SV Health Managers

Alex Badamchi-Zadeh

Senior Investment Associate
SV Health Managers
 

Andrea Braun- Scherhag

VP, Global Head of Regulatory Affairs
Autolus

Andrea Braun- Scherhag

VP, Global Head of Regulatory Affairs
Autolus

Andrea Braun- Scherhag

VP, Global Head of Regulatory Affairs
Autolus
 

Ann Ager

Professor of Cellular Immunity and Immunotherapy, Division of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine and Systems Immunity Research Institute
Cardiff University

Ann Ager

Professor of Cellular Immunity and Immunotherapy, Division of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine and Systems Immunity Research Institute
Cardiff University

Ann Ager

Professor of Cellular Immunity and Immunotherapy, Division of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine and Systems Immunity Research Institute
Cardiff University
 

Anna Koptina

Head of Regulatory Affairs
Mendus

Anna Koptina

Head of Regulatory Affairs
Mendus

Anna Koptina

Head of Regulatory Affairs
Mendus
 

Bakul Gupta

Co-founder & CEO
ImmTune Therapies

Dr Bakul Gupta is the CEO and Co-founder of ImmTune Therapies, a preclinical stage cell therapy biotech which is developing safe, scalable and affordable in vivo cell therapies. The company is leveraging its unique platform to effectively deliver genetic cargoes directly to targeted cells, and applying it across different indications in cell and gene therapies.

Bakul Gupta

Co-founder & CEO
ImmTune Therapies

Bakul Gupta

Co-founder & CEO
ImmTune Therapies

Dr Bakul Gupta is the CEO and Co-founder of ImmTune Therapies, a preclinical stage cell therapy biotech which is developing safe, scalable and affordable in vivo cell therapies. The company is leveraging its unique platform to effectively deliver genetic cargoes directly to targeted cells, and applying it across different indications in cell and gene therapies.

Bakul founded the company in 2019, along with her business partner, Dr George Tetley after a 6-month long research into the challenges faced by current cell and gene therapy companies. She holds a PhD and BSc in Nanotechnology and Chemistry from the UNSW Australia, and finished her postdoctoral training with Prof. Molly Stevens at Imperial College London before starting ImmTune Therapies.

She has over 10 years of experience in designing nano- and bio-materials for a diverse set of biomedical applications and has previous experience in commercialisation of medical devices. She was recently listed as the Top 30 biotech entrepreneurs to watch as part of a report produced by BioBeat.

 

Behnam Sadeghi

Head of Translational Cell Therapy Research
Karolinska Institute

Behnam Sadeghi graduated as medical doctor (MD) in 1995. Dr Sadeghi did his PhD in transplantation Immunology in 2009 at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Since then, Dr Sadeghi’s research concentrated in the field of cell therapy and regenerative medicine both in clinical practice and experimental models. Dr Sadeghi established and applied decidua stromal cells (DSC) for the treatment of steroid refractory GVHD, ARDS and other acute inflammatory disorders in man.

Behnam Sadeghi

Head of Translational Cell Therapy Research
Karolinska Institute

Behnam Sadeghi

Head of Translational Cell Therapy Research
Karolinska Institute

Behnam Sadeghi graduated as medical doctor (MD) in 1995. Dr Sadeghi did his PhD in transplantation Immunology in 2009 at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Since then, Dr Sadeghi’s research concentrated in the field of cell therapy and regenerative medicine both in clinical practice and experimental models. Dr Sadeghi established and applied decidua stromal cells (DSC) for the treatment of steroid refractory GVHD, ARDS and other acute inflammatory disorders in man. Other cell therapy modalities including bone marrow, adipose derived mesenchymal stromal cells (BM, Ad-MSC) are among his research interest. Currently, Dr Sadeghi is head of Translational Cell therapy Research group (TCR) at the department of CLINTEC, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

Ben Taylor

Director, Discovery Sciences, BioPharmaceuticals R&D
AstraZeneca

Ben Taylor

Director, Discovery Sciences, BioPharmaceuticals R&D
AstraZeneca

Ben Taylor

Director, Discovery Sciences, BioPharmaceuticals R&D
AstraZeneca
 

Benjamin Rengstl

Director, Clinical Development & Director, Immunoreceptor Therapy, BioNTech Cell & Gene Therapies
BioNTech SE

Dr. Benjamin Rengstl is a trained physician and biochemist. Since 2009, he is exploring the potential of the immune system to combat cancer and infectious diseases. Between 2014 and 2016, he received his approbation as well as a PhD and a MD degree from the University of Frankfurt, Germany. During his postdoctoral training, he developed chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-engineered T-cell therapies against lymphomas and got trained in clinical pathology. In 2017, he joined BioNTech SE located in Mainz to develop a clinical CAR-T cell candidate for treatment of solid tumors.

Benjamin Rengstl

Director, Clinical Development & Director, Immunoreceptor Therapy, BioNTech Cell & Gene Therapies
BioNTech SE

Benjamin Rengstl

Director, Clinical Development & Director, Immunoreceptor Therapy, BioNTech Cell & Gene Therapies
BioNTech SE

Dr. Benjamin Rengstl is a trained physician and biochemist. Since 2009, he is exploring the potential of the immune system to combat cancer and infectious diseases. Between 2014 and 2016, he received his approbation as well as a PhD and a MD degree from the University of Frankfurt, Germany. During his postdoctoral training, he developed chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-engineered T-cell therapies against lymphomas and got trained in clinical pathology. In 2017, he joined BioNTech SE located in Mainz to develop a clinical CAR-T cell candidate for treatment of solid tumors. To improve CAR-T cell therapy, his team pioneered an in vivo expansion concept based on a liposomally formulated RNA vaccine for systemic delivery of CAR antigen (CAR T-cell Amplifying RNA Vaccine, CARVac). A FIH clinical trial assessing BioNTech´s novel CLDN6-specific CAR in combination with CARVac is currently ongoing. Furthermore, he is leading multiple programs to develop next generation cell- and RNA-based immunotherapies and further takes technology agnostic approaches to create new strategies for controlled modulation of the immune system.

 

 

Bernd Eschgfäller

Head of Operations, Cell & Gene Therapy Europe
Novartis

Bernd Eschgfäller

Head of Operations, Cell & Gene Therapy Europe
Novartis

Bernd Eschgfäller

Head of Operations, Cell & Gene Therapy Europe
Novartis
 

Carole Sansoz

Director, Regulatory Affairs – CMC
ERYTECH Pharma

Carole Sansoz

Director, Regulatory Affairs – CMC
ERYTECH Pharma

Carole Sansoz

Director, Regulatory Affairs – CMC
ERYTECH Pharma
 

Catello Somma

Associate
TVM Capital Life Science

Catello Somma

Associate
TVM Capital Life Science

Catello Somma

Associate
TVM Capital Life Science
 

Chris Baldwin

Sr. Director, Cell & Gene Therapy Supply Chain
GSK

Chris Baldwin

Sr. Director, Cell & Gene Therapy Supply Chain
GSK

Chris Baldwin

Sr. Director, Cell & Gene Therapy Supply Chain
GSK
 

Dan Shelly

VP of Development
Prescient Therapeutics

Dan Shelly

VP of Development
Prescient Therapeutics

Dan Shelly

VP of Development
Prescient Therapeutics
 

Dilip Patel

VP, Head of Market Access
Autolus

Dilip Patel

VP, Head of Market Access
Autolus

Dilip Patel

VP, Head of Market Access
Autolus
 

Dora Hammerl

Co-founder and R&D Manager
Pan Cancer T

Dora Hammerl

Co-founder and R&D Manager
Pan Cancer T

Dora Hammerl

Co-founder and R&D Manager
Pan Cancer T
 

Etienne Jousseaume

Head, Market Access, Cell and Gene Therapy, Europe
Novartis

Etienne Jousseaume

Head, Market Access, Cell and Gene Therapy, Europe
Novartis

Etienne Jousseaume

Head, Market Access, Cell and Gene Therapy, Europe
Novartis
 

Frédéric Desdouits

CEO
Treefrog Therapeutics

Frédéric Desdouits

CEO
Treefrog Therapeutics

Frédéric Desdouits

CEO
Treefrog Therapeutics
 

Gil Beyen

CEO
ERYTECH Pharma

Gil Beyen

CEO
ERYTECH Pharma

Gil Beyen

CEO
ERYTECH Pharma
 

Hélène Negre

Scientific Director Biotechnology & Bioproduction
Servier

Hélène Negre

Scientific Director Biotechnology & Bioproduction
Servier

Hélène Negre

Scientific Director Biotechnology & Bioproduction
Servier
 

Hemant Dhamne

Head, Process Development, Gene Therapy Vector Facility
Kings College London

Hemant Dhamne

Head, Process Development, Gene Therapy Vector Facility
Kings College London

Hemant Dhamne

Head, Process Development, Gene Therapy Vector Facility
Kings College London
 

Ineke Jonker-Hoogerkamp

Independent Consultant, Regulatory Affairs & Drug Development
Eagle Pharma Consult

Ineke Jonker-Hoogerkamp

Independent Consultant, Regulatory Affairs & Drug Development
Eagle Pharma Consult

Ineke Jonker-Hoogerkamp

Independent Consultant, Regulatory Affairs & Drug Development
Eagle Pharma Consult
 

Inge Jedema

Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
Head of Translational Cellular Therapy

Inge Jedema

Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
Head of Translational Cellular Therapy

Inge Jedema

Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
Head of Translational Cellular Therapy
 

Inna Menkova

Co-founder & CEO
Allogenica

Inna Menkova

Co-founder & CEO
Allogenica

Inna Menkova

Co-founder & CEO
Allogenica
 

Jamal El-Mosleh

CEO
Elicera Therapeutics

Jamal El-Mosleh

CEO
Elicera Therapeutics

Jamal El-Mosleh

CEO
Elicera Therapeutics
 

Joachim Koch

VP, Translational Immunobiology
Affimed

Joachim Koch

VP, Translational Immunobiology
Affimed

Joachim Koch

VP, Translational Immunobiology
Affimed
 

Joël Plumas

Co-founder & CSO
PDC*Line Pharma

Joël Plumas

Co-founder & CSO
PDC*Line Pharma

Joël Plumas

Co-founder & CSO
PDC*Line Pharma
 

Juliana Dias Alves Pinto

Head of GMP CAR-T Production
Centre for Cell Gene & Tissue Therapeutics (CCGTT)

Juliana Dias Alves Pinto

Head of GMP CAR-T Production
Centre for Cell Gene & Tissue Therapeutics (CCGTT)

Juliana Dias Alves Pinto

Head of GMP CAR-T Production
Centre for Cell Gene & Tissue Therapeutics (CCGTT)
 

Luca Gattinoni

Director, Division of Functional Immune Cell Modulation
Leibniz Institute for Immunotherapy

Luca Gattinoni

Director, Division of Functional Immune Cell Modulation
Leibniz Institute for Immunotherapy

Luca Gattinoni

Director, Division of Functional Immune Cell Modulation
Leibniz Institute for Immunotherapy
 

Magdalena Krol

Co-founder & Member of the Board
Cellis

Magdalena Krol

Co-founder & Member of the Board
Cellis

Magdalena Krol

Co-founder & Member of the Board
Cellis
 

Michael Hudecek

Chair of Cellular Immunotherapy, Medical Clinic and Polyclinic II
University Hospital Würzburg

Michael Hudecek

Chair of Cellular Immunotherapy, Medical Clinic and Polyclinic II
University Hospital Würzburg

Michael Hudecek

Chair of Cellular Immunotherapy, Medical Clinic and Polyclinic II
University Hospital Würzburg
 

Michael Leek

Co-founder and Executive Chair
TC Biopharm

Michael Leek

Co-founder and Executive Chair
TC Biopharm

Michael Leek

Co-founder and Executive Chair
TC Biopharm
 

Mikhail Steklov

Team Lead, Cell Fitness Group
T-Knife Therapeutics

Mikhail Steklov

Team Lead, Cell Fitness Group
T-Knife Therapeutics

Mikhail Steklov

Team Lead, Cell Fitness Group
T-Knife Therapeutics
 

Michael Traxlmayr

Senior Scientist
BOKU

Michael Traxlmayr

Senior Scientist
BOKU

Michael Traxlmayr

Senior Scientist
BOKU
 

Marcel Zwaal

CEO
Gadeta BV

Marcel Zwaal

CEO
Gadeta BV

Marcel Zwaal

CEO
Gadeta BV
 

Olivier Negre

CSO
Smart Immune

Olivier Negre

CSO
Smart Immune

Olivier Negre

CSO
Smart Immune
 

Paul Ibbett

Scientist II
MiNK Therapeutics

Paul Ibbett

Scientist II
MiNK Therapeutics

Paul Ibbett

Scientist II
MiNK Therapeutics
 

Praveen Malhotra

VP, Head of Information Technology
TCR2 Therapeutics

Praveen Malhotra

VP, Head of Information Technology
TCR2 Therapeutics

Praveen Malhotra

VP, Head of Information Technology
TCR2 Therapeutics
 

Rebecca Street-Howard

Cell and Gene Therapy Systems Director
GSK

Rebecca Street-Howard

Cell and Gene Therapy Systems Director
GSK

Rebecca Street-Howard

Cell and Gene Therapy Systems Director
GSK
 

Robert Igarashi

Head of Discovery & Pre-Clinical Development
Kiadis Pharma, a Sanofi Company

Robert Igarashi

Head of Discovery & Pre-Clinical Development
Kiadis Pharma, a Sanofi Company

Robert Igarashi

Head of Discovery & Pre-Clinical Development
Kiadis Pharma, a Sanofi Company
 

Rogier Rooswinkel

General Partner
Forbion

Rogier Rooswinkel

General Partner
Forbion

Rogier Rooswinkel

General Partner
Forbion
 

Sangho Lim

Postdoctoral Researcher, Organoid Group
Hubrecht Institute

Sangho Lim

Postdoctoral Researcher, Organoid Group
Hubrecht Institute

Sangho Lim

Postdoctoral Researcher, Organoid Group
Hubrecht Institute
 

Sarah Tettamanti

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
M. Tettamanti Foundation Research Center

Sarah Tettamanti

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
M. Tettamanti Foundation Research Center

Sarah Tettamanti

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
M. Tettamanti Foundation Research Center
 

Sebastian Torres

Sr. Director, Process Development & Manufacturing
SQZ Biotechnologies

Sebastian Torres

Sr. Director, Process Development & Manufacturing
SQZ Biotechnologies

Sebastian Torres

Sr. Director, Process Development & Manufacturing
SQZ Biotechnologies
 

Stuart Curbishley

Head of Business and Project Development – Advanced Therapies
University of Birmingham

Stuart Curbishley

Head of Business and Project Development – Advanced Therapies
University of Birmingham

Stuart Curbishley

Head of Business and Project Development – Advanced Therapies
University of Birmingham
 

Sven Kili

CEO
Antion Biosciences

Sven Kili

CEO
Antion Biosciences

Sven Kili

CEO
Antion Biosciences
 

Troels Jordansen

CEO
Glycostem Therapeutics

Troels Jordansen

CEO
Glycostem Therapeutics

Troels Jordansen

CEO
Glycostem Therapeutics

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