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23 - 25 April 2018

Achieve success in cell line quality and productivity by benchmarking with leading cell line experts

Thank you to everyone who attended 2017 summit

Thank You to our Summit Attendees

The Cell Line Development & Engineering Summit team would like to extend a huge thank you to all the delegates, speakers and sponsors who contributed to another fantastic year of meetings, updates and thought leadership. With streams covering registration of upstream, downstream, cell line development, process analytics, viral safety and vaccines there were many take home points.

Mark your calendar - 2018 dates have been released and we are delighted to announce that we will be returning to Amsterdam on 23-25 April 2018. Early Bird booking will open in December 2017, be sure to register your details below so you don't miss out!

Now part of Bioprocess International European Summit

Bioprocessing Decision Makers and Scientists from Upstream, Downstream, Cell Line Development, Analytics, Viral Safety and Vaccines
Companies including Representatives from all top 10 Global Biopharm Companies and New Players
Meetings Arranged Through the Conference App

Highlights from Cell Line Development & Engineering 2017

Assuring and Proving Monoclonality
  • Practical approaches for improvements to your cloning methods
  • Monoclonality - Are single cell deposition technologies effective?
  • FDA guidance on regulatory requirements and expectations
  • Industry perspectives from Boehringer Ingelheim, Gilead and Bayer 
CRISPR and Genome Editing Technologies
  • Can CRISPR be used to improve CHO cell factories?
  • Application of NGS to engineer and characterise cell lines
  • Latest thinking on patent and IP aspects of CRISPR
  • Improving product quality of CHO cell lines through siRNA technology and microRNAs engineering
NGS for Cell Line Characterisation and Engineering
  • How to gain better characterisation from NGS data 
  • What did we learn from all that CHO genome information?

  • Understanding CHO cell biology using next generation sequencing
  • How complicated is epigenetic regulation of gene expression?


Peer-Peer Networking & Partnering Opportunities
  • Event App: Browse the delegate list, access speaker presentations, set up 1-2-1 meetings, view the latest agenda and vote on industry hot topics
  • Drinks Reception and Social Evening
  • VIP Programme
  • Bespoke 1-to-1 Meetings
Knowledge Exchange
  • Strategic Senior Level Leadership Boardroom
  • Thought Leaders Discussion Panels
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Cutting Edge New Science Poster Sessions
  • Live Labs Tour
  • Site Visits
  • Flash Presentation Updates
  • Regulatory Breakfast Briefing
  • BPI Innovation and Breakthrough Technology Award 2017
  • Industry 4.0 – BPI Innovation Lab: “Reshaping Bioprocessing’s Future”
Co-Location with Bioprocess International European Summit

  • Stream 1: Cell Culture and Upstream Process Development
  • Stream 2: Downstream Processing
  • Stream 3: Process Development, Characterisation Strategies and Continuous Bioprocessing
  • Stream 4: Bioprocess Analytics and Control Strategies
  • Stream 5: Vaccines 2017
  • Stream 6: Viral Safety
  • Stream 7: Cell Line Development and Engineering


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