OBN BioTuesday: 'A Spotlight on the Latest Research and Innovation In Cell & Gene Therapy'
We are pleased to announce details of our next BioTuesday on 21 February, supported by Venner Shipley and hosted by FTI Consulting, that will be spotlighting the:
'Latest Research and Innovation In Cell & Gene Therapy'
The Cell and Gene Therapy sectors are growing exponentially, with much progress being made both in and out of the lab. After many decades of work, the impact of cell and gene therapies continues to be significant, with a number of recent successes leading to approval of several life-saving treatments for patients.
During the evening, we will hear from some key thoughtleaders who will share a broad update on the latest research as well as a series of showcase presentations from some of the most exciting innovators in the cell & gene therapy space.
After the panel discussion, there will be the opportunity to network with guests over drinks and nibbles.
17.30 – 18.00 Delegate Registration & Networking
18.00 – 18.10 Welcome and Introductions by OBN and Venner Shipley
18.10 – 18.50 Keynote Presentation from:
Professor Amin Hajitou, Chair of Targeted Therapeutics, Imperial College London
18.50 – 19.40 Company showcase presentations from:
Remy is a skilled business development specialist, with experience gained both in commercial and research environments. This allows him to engage, discuss and understand clients’ needs in detail. He has an extensive knowledge of cell culture, advanced therapies, bioprocessing, process control and upstream process development which he utilises across a variety of interesting and innovative projects.
Venner Shipley is a prominent, full-service European intellectual property firm. Our specialist life science team deals with a hugely diverse and constantly evolving range of intellectual property issues in multiple jurisdictions with expert teams providing pioneering advice across all chemistry, biotechnology and materials disciplines.
We advise on the life cycle of intellectual property rights from worldwide clearance and filing strategies, drafting, filing and prosecuting applications, as well as transactional work; all the way to defensive and offensive contentious work. Oppositions and appeals are a strength of the firm across the full range of IP rights. Our legal team has particular expertise in data protection, ownership and dispute resolution and our whole team works together to provide the strategic and analytical advice that our clients rely on to make their IP work harder for, and add value to, their businesses and give them a competitive edge.
FTI Consulting is a business advisory firm headquartered in Washington, D.C., United States. FTI is one of the largest financial consulting firms in the world and consistently ranks as one of the top global management consulting firms.