Key Speakers for 2019
Michael Klichinsky, PharmD, PhD
Co-Founder, Vice President, Carisma Therapeutics
Hans Klingemann, MD, PhD
Vice President, NantKwest, Inc.
Mark Lowdell, PhD
Director, Centre for Cell, Gene & Tissue Therapeutics, RFH; Professor, University College London
Shiladitya Sengupta, PhD
Principle Investigator, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
RJ Tesi, MD
CEO, CMO, INmune Bio
Bob Valamehr, PhD
MBA, Chief Development Officer, Fate Therapeutics, Inc.
The city of Cambridge, part of the Greater Boston area, is best known for being the home of two world-class universities, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). MIT is located in the heart of Technology Square, an area consisting of 7 major buildings forming a quadrangle with a combined 1 million-plus square feet of office, lab, and retail space. Surrounding Technology Square are other major tech and life science companies like Amgen, Inc., Akamai Technologies, Twitter, Novartis International AG, The Whitehead Institute, Schlumberger-Doll, and the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory. Cambridge prides itself on being a progressive community, enjoying both a rich history and an open eye toward the future. We hope you will join us to explore this charming city on the leading edge of technology.