8:30 – 9:00am
Registration & Networking
9:00 – 9:10am
Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:10 – 9:40am
An Overview of the Bay Area Life Science Ecosystem
Michelle Nemits – Executive Director, Biocom Bay Area
9:40 – 10:20am
Early Developability Assessment Tools:
10:20 – 10:50am
Outsourcing Strategy for Early Stage CMC Development
Qinghai Zhao – VP of Technical Development and Manufacturing, Forty Seven Inc.
10:50 – 11:10am
Coffee Networking Break
11:10 – 11:50am
Overview & Recent Enhancements to the Lonza GS Xceed® Toolbox:
11:50am – 12:30pm
Developing Cell Lines and Processes for Manufacturing Protein Therapeutics:
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 TBD).
Please note that this schedule is subject to change.