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More than 700 professionals to attend pharma & biotech conference

Revamped and revitalised, the BioPharma Asia, Phar-East 2018, organised by Terrapinn, will bring together over 120 expert speakers who will talk about the latest trends and developments on nine conference tracks: Market Access, Vaccines, Cell & Therapy, Biotech Innovation, Regulatory Affairs, Pharma Partnering & Licensing, Immunotherapy, Pharma 4.0 and Biosimilars.

The conference will be held on 1 and 2 March at the Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore.

Here’s a sample of the speakers:
Forrest Hu, General Manager, International Business, 3SBio, China
Uday Saxena, President & CEO, Reddy US Therapeutics, Former CSO, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, Co-founder & Chief Advisor R&D, Kareus
Yuliana Indriati, President Director, PT Kalbe Genexine Biologics, Indonesia
Mike Zhang, CEO, Liaoning Chengda Biotechnology, China
Victor Li, CEO, LionTCR, Singapore
Hardy Chan, Chairman & President, Allianz Pharmascience, Taiwan
Antonio Lee, CEO & Managing Director, Medipost America, Global Head, Business Development, Medipost, South Korea
Mrunalini Jagtap, Data Management Lead, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), A*STAR, Singapore

See  the full speakers’ list here:

The opening keynotes on 1 March includes:

Venture capital funding for the biotech industry
Carolyn Ng, Vice President, Vertex Ventures, a member of Temasek Holdings, Singapore

Fostering biotech and bio-entrepreneurship in Southeast Asia (SEA): How do we build the next biotech unicorn in SEA?
John Connolly, Chief Scientific Officer, Tessa Therapeutics, Singapore

Panel – The Macro View: What will it take for Asia’s biotech industry to really flourish?
Joe Zhou, CEO, Genor Biopharma, China
Uday Saxena, President & CEO, Reddy US Therapeutics, Former CSO, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, India
Jerome Cabannes, COO, AJ Biologics, Malaysia
Mike Zhang, CEO, Liaoning Chengda Biotechnology, China
Antonio Lee, CEO & Managing Director, Medipost America, Global Head, Business Development, Medipost, South Korea

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A pre-conference day will be held on 28 February featuring the following workshops:
Biotech Bootcamp Workshop – Sponsored by JTC
Workshop on Claim Drafting – Making your PCT claims fit for a fast grant at the EPO – Sponsored by European Patent Office (EPO)
Workshop on how to “Harness the power of data for smarter drug development” – Sponsored by Medidata
Regulatory Affairs Workshop – Jack Wong, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Baxter, Singapore, in collaboration with ARPA
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About Phar-East 2018

Conference: 1 – 2 March 2018
Pre-conference day: 28 February 2018

Conference opens at: 8:45 am
Venue: Level 3, Summit 2 (entrance from Summit 1), Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre

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