ISPE SD Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products Forum Cell and Gene Therapy Focused

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The way we deliver medicine is changing faster than ever before. With more than 900 ATMP companies worldwide innovating new products, this wave of personalized medicine is about to make landfall and disrupt an industry built on mass scale-up capabilities. This forum will share real time information about what’s going on in the industry, including the latest technologies, standards, industry guidelines, and case studies of those leading the way in this space.  

Target audience:

All Levels. Whether you are new to the industry and want to gain an understanding of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMP), or a seasoned professional, this will be an exciting forum with the latest information available on this very hot topic.


Gilead Sciences, Inc.
4100 Avenida de la Plata
Building 600
Oceanside, CA CA, 92056

Program Facilitator:    

Anthony Davies, Founder & CEO, Dark Horse Consulting Inc.

Program Manager:     

Nicki Lange, Director of Business Development, CRB


Xiao-Ping Dai, PhD, VP, Cell and Gene Therapy Process Development, Chief Technologist, WuXi Advanced Therapies
Daniel Pratt, Director of Engineering and PM, Technical Operations, Takeda Pharmaceuticals       Erin Rasch, MS, Senior Director, Be The Match BioTherapies®
Lei Shi, VP, Global Manufacturing, Kite Pharma (a Gilead Company)
Peter Walters, Process Engineer, ATMP Subject Matter Expert, CRB
TBD – Dark Horse Consulting


Noel Maestre, Biotech Team Lead, CRB (Moderator)
Leo Castaneda, President/CEO, AES (Automation Engineering Systems)
Ken Rando, Clinical Team Leader, BioSpherix Medical


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