8:30 – 9:00am
Registration & Networking
9:00 – 9:10am
Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:10 – 9:40am
UCSD, New Companies & the Local Innovation Ecosystem: What Are We Seeing that Works?
9:40 – 10:20am
Early Developability Assessment Tools: Successful De-risking Strategies to Support Progression of Biologics from Discovery to Development
Yvette Stallwood – Head of Applied Protein Services, Lonza
10:20 – 10:50am
Andy Geall – Vice President of Formulations, Analytics and Chemistry
10:50 – 11:10pm
Coffee Networking Break
11:10 – 11:50am
Overview and Recent Enhancements to the Lonza GS Xceed® Toolbox: New Approaches to Address Complex Proteins
Alison Porter – Head of Expression System Sciences, Lonza
11:50am – 12:30pm
Developing Cell Lines and Processes for Manufacturing Protein Therapeutics: Who Wins – the Hare, the Tortoise, or a Hybrid?
Andy Racher – Director of R&D, Lonza
12:30 – 1:30pm
1:30 – 3:30pm
Drop-in Clinic Sessions / Additional Presentations
Meet Lonza specialists during pre-booked, 1-on-1 sessions:
A parallel session features presentations from startup companies and leading academics (lineup confirmed closer to symposium date).
Please note that this schedule is subject to change.