Immuno-Oncology Conference 2018

SMi Group26 - 27 September, London, UK.
Immuno-Oncology is a fast-paced field with massive potential to deliver successful and durable cancer therapies. SMi's Immuno-Oncology Conference will focus on a few key areas of the field with representation of the whole industry, under each area. These areas will be drawn together to look towards the future of Immuno-oncology and how the field can progress.

Agenda - Over 15 engaging presentations, case studies, keynote addresses, including:

  • Targeting immune checkpoints with Humabody VH therapeutics
  • Recent advances in providing durable disease control with Keytruda as an anti-cancer therapy
  • Tumour mutation burden and the potential of its use as an indication of treatment choice
  • Unwanted immunogenicity and functionality testing of immuno-oncology drugs
  • New techniques, such as the emerging applications of liquid biopsies, in Immuno-Oncology

Speakers - Over 15 leading experts in Immuno-Oncology field, including:

  • James Legg, Vice President R&D, Crescendo Biologics
  • Andrew Exley, Medical Assessor, MHRA
  • Harry Smith, Medical Scientist, Gilead Sciences
  • Grace Macaulay, Global Safety Physician Patient Safety Oncology, MedImmune
  • David Giljohan, CEO, Exicure
  • KandeepanGaneshalingam, Executive Director, Oncology Therapeutic Area Head, European Clinical Development, MSD
  • RochanaWickramasinghe, Director of Oncology Evaluation, AstraZeneca

Workshops - Carefully selected topics for further on-sight training. 2 pre-conference workshops (25 September) to provide in-depth knowledge on specific topics:

  • Strategic Competitive Intelligence in the Immuno-Oncology space - hosted by LucidQuest Ventures
  • Could the Microbiome boost Cancer Immuno-Therapy - hosted by ImmuneBiotech and Lund University

Networking - it is at the forefront of SMi events. 5+ hours of pure networking guaranteed. Follow event updates to be in the know about who will be joining the conversation.

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About SMi Group

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