June 13, 2017
InterContinental Shanghai Pudong

We have lined up an exciting group of experts for our CellWorld17 Shanghai forum. Below are the speakers and panelists you will meet and the topics they will be covering. If you have not already done so, please register to attend today.

We look forward to seeing you in Shanghai on June 13.

Sincerely,
Barbara Paldus, Ph.D.
Vice President and General Manager
Finesse, a part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Agenda

8:00 Registration and breakfast
9:00 Welcome and opening remarks

Barbara Paldus, Ph.D.
Vice President and General Manager
Finesse, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

9:15 Keynote: Strategies for continuous processing

Weichang Zhou, Ph.D. 
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, 
Biologics Development and Manufacturing

Wuxi Biologics

9:45 Keynote: Building a next-generation
smart biomanufacturing facility

Jing Zhou
Chief Executive Officer
Mab-Venture Biotech

10:15 Break
10:45 Technology update: SmartFactory solutions
for continuous processing

Barbara Paldus, Ph.D.
Vice President and General Manager
Finesse, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

11:30 Panel discussion: Continuous processing or
fed-batch: The benefits, impacts and how it
fits into your process requirements

Barbara Paldus, Ph.D. (moderator)

Youling Wu, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Zhejiang Teruisi Pharmaceutical

Weichang Zhou, Ph.D.

Junli Zhang, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President and
Chief Operating Officer

Shanghai Henlius Biotech

Jason Li, Ph.D.
Vice President, CMC
EpimAb Biotherapeutics

12:15 Lunch
14:00 Case study: Key decisions during conceptual and
basic design with continuous processing focus

Philipp Hess, Ph.D.
Managing Partner
Philipp Hess Associates

14:30 Panel discussion: Impact of continuous processing on R&D and GMP manufacturing, from cell line development to fill and finish

Jun Xiang, Ph.D. (moderator)
President
China Gateway Biologics

Jing Zhou

Phillipp Hess, Ph.D.

Steven Kan, Ph.D.
Chief Technology Officer
Genor Biopharma

Xiaoming (Jerry) Yang, Ph.D.
SVP, Process & Product Development
Hangzhou Just Biotherapeutics

15:15 Afternoon tea
15:30 Case study: Lab-scale perfusion system
with single-use hollow fiber filter

Rajesh Kumar Singh, Ph.D.
Deputy Genenral Manager
Gennova Biopharmaceuticals

16:00 Case study: Direct product capture
for perfusion cell culture process

Peter Shen
Vice President, Process Development
and Manufacturing

Wuxi Biologics

16:30 Technology update: SmartLab solutions
for R&D/PD lab harmonization

Rami Mitri
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
One Hill Solutions

17:00 Panel discussion: Lab harmonization: real or myth?

Rami Mitri (Moderator)

Rajesh Kumar Singh, Ph.D.

Yuan Wen, Ph.D.
Director, Cell Culture Process Development
Wuxi Biologics

Lucas Tang
Principal Scientist, Process Development
Mab-Venture Biopharm

17:45 Closing remarks

Barbara Paldus, Ph.D.
Vice President and General Manager
Finesse, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

18:00 Cocktail reception