Navigation Links
Pharma and Biotech Leaders to Converge in Shanghai
Date:11/9/2009

SHANGHAI, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The pharma and biotech sectors are at a pivotal point in their evolution. The companies are facing significant pressure to change with thinning pipelines, skyrocketing R&D costs, calls for lower prices and a greater regulatory burden, these conditions together with the financial crisis have made the work of creating new drugs harder than ever. Big pharmaceutical companies are being forced to globalize their R&D operations, especially to emerging markets.

Under this background, leaders of pharma and biotech companies from around the world will gather in Shanghai on March 4-5, 2010 at Asia Pharma R&D Leaders 2010 for strategies to capitalize on the enormous opportunity the booming Asia Market provides.

This event focuses on the operational, regulatory, and strategic challenges of outsourcing your drug discovery work to Asia.

Hear from distinguished industry experts at Asia Pharma R&D Leaders 2010. Some of this year's highlighted topics include:

    -- Partnering for innovation in Asia, new collaboration opportunities with
       big pharma

       -- Laurent Bertin, Vice President, R&D External Innovation, Sanofi-
          Aventis
       -- Hans-Jochiam Bohm, Head of Global Chemistry, Hoffman La-Roche
       -- Daniel Grant, Head of Strategic Alliances, Pfizer Australia
       -- Pierre Desmons, Director, Head of Development Partnerships,
          GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

    -- Regulatory updates in China and how FDA is making sure the quality of
       outsourced work

       -- Christopher Hickey, Country Director (China), U.S. Food and Drug
          Administration

    -- Successful stories of R&D operation management in Asia and Do's &
       Don'ts in outsourcing

       -- Steve Yang, Head of Research Asia Global R&D, Pfizer
       -- Lily Lee, Senior Vice President and Head of Pharmaceutical R&D Asia,
          Johnson and Johnson
       -- Li Chen, Chief Scientific Officer Roche R&D China
       -- Tony Zhang, Managing Director and Site Head of China, Eli Lilly
          Global R&D
       -- Samantha Du, CEO, Hutchison MediPharma
       -- Richard Wang, Director, Strategic Alliance and Collaboration for
          Asia, AstraZeneca
       -- Yoshiki Nishikawa, Director of Kobe Pharma Research Institute Nippon,
          Boehringer Ingelheim

Plus, the event sets up an effective platform for you to meet face to face with a variety of Asia's local CROs and leading clinical practitioners to discuss the specifics of your outsourcing requirements.

An international audience consisting of senior-level pharma and biotech executives from the R&D, clinical development, business development, global market access, licensing, and regulatory affairs functions will be in attendance. For the full program and list of companies scheduled to attend, please visit the event website at http://www.aprdl.com .

For more information on registration and sponsoring/exhibiting, please contact:

Daniel Chen

Tel: +86-21-3251-6110

Email: daniel.chen@globaleaders.com

SOURCE Global Leaders Institute


'/>"/>
SOURCE Global Leaders Institute
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Helix BioPharma to Present at Merriman Curhan Fords Investor Summit 2009 on November 10th
2. Leaders in Biopharma and Molecular Diagnostics to Discuss Key Issues and Opportunities in Forming Partnerships at 2010 Personalized Medicine Partnerships Conference
3. DSM Pharmaceutical Products Forms Manufacturing Alliance With Galenix
4. Onyx Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Credit Suisse 18th Annual Healthcare Conference
5. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
6. ISTA Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
7. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Provides a Corporate Update
8. OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to Release Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
9. Laureate Pharma Welcomes Three New Members to Business Development Team
10. Pharmasset to Webcast an Investor Event from the AASLD Meeting
11. ViroPharma to Present at Three November Healthcare Conferences
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... of a United States multicenter, prospective clinical study that demonstrates the accuracy ... test capable of identifying clinically significant acute bacterial and viral respiratory tract ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... The ... context, enabling overexpression experiments and avoiding the use of exogenous expression plasmids. The ... transformative for performing systematic gain-of-function studies. , This complement to loss-of-function studies, ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. , Oct. 11, 2017 ... London (ICR) and University of ... prognostic tool to risk-stratify patients with multiple myeloma (MM), in ... nine . The University of Leeds ... by Myeloma UK, and ICR will perform the testing services ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... ... October 10, 2017 , ... ... pharmaceutical company advancing targeted antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) therapeutics, today confirmed licensing rights ... (Hybrid Polymerized Liposomal Nanoparticle), a technology developed in collaboration with Children’s Hospital ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/14/2017)... IBM ) is introducing several innovative partner startups at VivaTech ... startups and global businesses, taking place in Paris ... will showcase the solutions they have built with IBM Watson ... France is one of the most dynamic ... in the number of startups created between 2012 and 2015*, ...
(Date:5/6/2017)... SINGAPORE , May 5, 2017 ... has just announced a new breakthrough in biometric ... that exploits quantum mechanical properties to perform ... new smart semiconductor material created by Ram Group ... across finance, entertainment, transportation, supply chains and security. ...
(Date:4/17/2017)... , April 17, 2017 NXT-ID, Inc. ... company, announces the filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form ... Exchange Commission. ... Form 10-K is available in the Investor Relations section of the ... on the SEC,s website at http://www.sec.gov . 2016 ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):