Dec 2012

6th International VPM Days - Presentations online

6th International VPM Days
“10 Years VPM - 10 Years Successful Translational Project Management”
September 6, 2012 at the TWINCORE in Hannover, Germany

We thank all speakers who accepted our invitation to share their experience with us at the „6th International VPM Days“ in Hannover. Like the years before we are happy to provide the conference presentations online.

Key Note Lecture:

13.20 – 13.50 Prof. Dr. Klaus Cichutek (Paul Ehrlich Institute)
„Vaccines targeted at preventing infectious disease and treating tumors: development and regulatory aspects“

Session 1: Translational Research

13.50 – 14.10 Dr. Rainer Lichtenberger (CEVEC Pharmaceuticals GmbH)
„Human Amniocyte Cell Line for the Production of Proteins and Vaccines “

14.10 – 14.30 Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schaible (Forschungszentrum Borstel)
„Host-Pathogen interaction in tuberculosis and the lung environment“

14.30– 14.50 Dr. Peter Hubrechts (Statens Serum Institut)
„Practical challenges in todays and tomorrows BCG production”

14.50 – 15.10 Anton Ussi (EATRIS)
“EATRIS ‐ the European Advanced Translational Research Infrastructure in Medicine”

Session 2: Legal / IP & Finance

15.40 – 16.00 Prof. Dr. Peter Buckel
„When academia meets business: Collaboration of two worlds“

16.00 – 16.20 Dr. Martin Heidecker (Boehringer Ingelheim)
„Finance Models in Biotech – what is needed for sustainable success“

Session 3: Regulatory/Clinical

16.55 – 17.15 Dr. Karen Götz (Paul Ehrlich Institute)
„To the Tropics and back ‐ applying for authorization in and outside of the EU“

17.15 – 17.35 Tracy Southwood (Triclinium Clinical Trial Project Management (Pty) Ltd.)
„Clinical Research in South Africa: The VPM1002 Experience“

17.35 – 17.55 Dr. Marc Urich (Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute)
„Expectations towards a CRO in product development partnerships“

17.55 – 18.15 Dr. Mei Mei Ho (NIBSC)
„The role of NIBSC in terms of facilitating the development of new TB vaccines in Europe“

For additional information please contact:
Vanessa Strüver
Conference Manager
Tel: +49 511 169908-11
Fax: +49 511 169908-29