Pre-Conference Short Courses
Monday 18 November 2019
09:00 – 12:00
SC1: Advanced Introductory Course on Making Antibody Libraries in Phage and Yeast
Instructor: Andrew R.M. Bradbury, MB BS, PhD, CSO, Specifica, Inc.
SC2: Current Directions in Immuno-Oncology
Instructors: Stephen Beers, PhD, Professor, Immunology and Immunotherapy, Centre for Cancer Immunology, Cancer Sciences Unit, University of Southampton
Björn Frendéus, PhD, CSO, BioInvent International AB
SC3: Mutation and Selection Strategies beyond Affinity Optimisation
Instructors: Orla Cunningham, PhD, Director, Global Biotherapeutic Technologies, Pfizer, Inc.
Matthew Lambert, PhD, Principal Scientist, Global Biotherapeutic Technologies, Pfizer, Inc.
SC4: Surfactants in Biotherapeutics: Can’t Live with Them, Can’t Live without Them
Instructors: Atanas Koulov, PhD, Head, Drug Product Analytical Development and Quality Control, Drug Product Services, Lonza Pharma and Biotech
Hanns-Christian Mahler, PhD, Head, Drug Product Services, Lonza Pharma and Biotech
SC5: Use and Troubleshooting of Eukaryotic Expression Systems
Instructors: Richard Altman, MS, Field Application Scientist, Protein Expression, Biosciences Division, Life Sciences Solutions Group, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Additional Instructors to be Announced
Dinner Short Courses
Thursday 21 November 2019
17:30 – 20:30
SC6: Selection, Screening and Engineering for Affinity Reagents
Instructors: Nathalie George, PhD, Novartis
Christoph Erkel, PhD, Associate Director, Discovery, Morphosys
SC7: Protein Aggregation: Mechanism, Characterisation and Consequences
Instructor: Thomas Laue, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Director, Biomolecular Interaction Technologies Center (BITC), University of New Hampshire
SC8: Advanced Analytical Technologies for Developability and Early Formulation Assessments
Instructor: Danny K. Chou, PharmD, PhD, President, Compassion Biosolution, LLC
*Separate registration required
* The program is subject to change without notice, due to unforeseen reason.