September 15-18 2014
Ocean Place Resort & Spa

2014 Agenda

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Monday, September 15, 2014 - Day 1

12:00pm - 11:00pm
Exhibitor Set Up
12:00pm – 8:00pm
Private Meeting Rooms Open (Use online portal to book)
5:00pm – 8:00pm
Reception & Dinner

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Day 2

7:30am - 10:00am
Breakfast & Registration
9:00am - 5:00pm
Exhibitor Presentations Track C
7:00am - 6:00pm
Exhibit Halls Open
7:00am - 6:00pm
Private Meeting Rooms Open (Use online portal to book)
Track A Track B Track C Track D

9:00 - 09:45 Panel Discussion
Starting Materials: A Small and Large-Sized Pharma Regulatory and Manufacturing Challenge
Curtis Cui, Ph.D.
President
Hongene Biotechnology USA, Inc.
James Henshilwood, PhD
Senior Director, API Process Development and Manufacturing
InterMune
Jason Moss, Ph.D.
Director, Radiopharmaceutical Process Development & Manufacturing
Progenics Pharmaceuticals
Matt Tower
Business Development Director
Pfanstiehl, Inc
Winston Wu, Ph.D.
Vice President, Chemical Development
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals

9:00 - 09:45 Panel Discussion
Performance Metrics & Supply Agreements for CRO’s and CMO’s: The Pharma Perspective
Sean Bradley
Director of CMC
OnTarget Laboratories
Sriram Naganathan, Ph.D.
Senior Director
Exelixis, Inc.
David Perry, Ph.D.
Associate Research Fellow, ERS
Pfizer
Richland Tester, Ph.D.
Senior Manager, Chemistry
Celgene Avilomics Research

9:45am - 11:00am
Networking
Track A Track B Track C Track D

11:00 - 11:45 Stand Alone Talk
Chemistry Outsourcing: A Personal Top Ten Do’s and Don’ts
David Wadsworth, Ph.D.
Small Molecule Research Outsourcing
F Hoffmann-La Roche

11:00 - 11:45 Panel Discussion
Keynote Panel: The Pharma View on Trends in Global Chemical Outsourcing & Supply Chain
Panelists TBA

11:45am - 12:30pm
Networking Break
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Luncheon
Track A Track B Track C Track D
2:00 - 2:45
Pharmaceutical Co. Hosted Tables for Informal 3 Minute Speed Networking in Exhibit Halls
Celgene
Merck
Gilead
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
Boehringer Ingelheim
Keryx Pharmaceuticals
Array Biopharma
Amgen, Inc.
2:00 - 2:45
Pharmaceutical Co. Hosted Tables for Informal 3 Minute Speed Networking in Exhibit Halls
Astellas Pharmaceuticals
United Therapeutics
Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland
Takeda Pharmaceuticals
CTI BioPharma
Pfizer
Novartis
AbbVie, Inc
2:00 - 2:10
New USP Testing
Pfanstiehl Inc.

2:10 - 2:20
Developing Continuous Processes
AMPAC Fine Chemicals

2:20 - 2:30
Novel Building Blocks to Accelerate Your Drug Discovery
SpiroChem AG

2:30 - 2:40
Your Partner of Choice in High Potency Compounds
Fermion Oy

2:30pm - 3:45pm
Networking Break
Track A Track B Track C Track D

3:45 - 4:30 Panel Discussion
Challenges & Creative Problem Solving in Drug Discovery & Medicinal Chemistry Outsourcing Partnerships
Susan Billings, Ph.D.
Business Development
AMRI
Mick Durrant, Ph.D.
Business Development
Peakdale Molecular Ltd
James Tornos, Ph.D.
Director of Procurement
Pfizer
Jason Zhang, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Acme Bioscience, Inc

3:45 - 4:30 Panel Discussion
How is Supply Chain Quality Being Managed Beyond a Quality Agreement?
Zhengming (Jimmy) Chen, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Shionogi Inc
Don LaFerle
Senior Vice President, Custom Synthesis and PharmaChemicals
PCAS America, Inc.
Scott Zook, PhD
Senior Director, Chemical Development
Neurocrine Biosciences

4:30pm – 5:45pm
Happy Hour in Exhibit Halls
5:45pm – 8:45pm
Casino Night Party
9:00pm - ?
After Hours Party on Pool Deck

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Day 3

7:30am - 6:00pm
Exhibit Halls Open
7:00am - 6:00pm
Private Meeting Rooms Open (Use online portal to book)
Track A Track B Track C Track D

9:00 - 09:45 Panel Discussion
Process Optimization & Scale Up: What’s New in 2014?
Panelists TBA

9:00 - 09:45 Panel Discussion
GTIs and PGIs: Best Practice and Regulatory Feedback: Impact on Pharma and Supply Chain
Panelists TBA

9:45am - 11:00am
Networking
11:45am - 12:30pm
Networking
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Luncheon
Track A Track B Track C Track D

2:00 - 2:30 Stand Alone Talk
Achieving High Quality Assays and Compound Logistics Across Multiple Global CRO Collaborations
Christina Majer
Scientist
Epizyme

2:00 - 2:30 Stand Alone Talk
Silicon-Based Reductions: Selective Reductions in Organic Synthesis
Gerry Larson, Ph.D.
Senior Research Fellow
Gelest

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Networking
Track A Track B Track C Track D

4:00 - 4:45 Panel Discussion
Hot Topics in Commercial and Late Stage II-III Chemistry Outsourcing & Manufacturing
Panelists TBA

4:00 - 4:45 Panel Discussion
Advice for New Managers Sourcing Chemistry & Related Scientific Materials & Services
Panelists TBA

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Happy Hour in Exhibit Halls
5:45pm - 9:00pm
Beach Party & BBQ

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - Day 4

7:30am - 9:30am
Full Buffet Breakfast
7:30am – 12:30pm
Exhibit Halls Open
7:00am - 12:30pm
Private Meeting Rooms Open (Use online portal to book)
Track A Track B Track C Track D

9:30 - 10:00 Stand Alone Talk
ADC Payloads
Donald C. Mammato, PhD
Vice President Business Development
Novasep Synthesis

9:30 - 10:00 Stand Alone Talk
Outsourcing for a Global Market
Mark Herbert
Director, Business Development, West Coast - North America
STA, WuXi AppTec’s API Development and Manufacturing Division

9:00 - 09:45 Panel Discussion
Solid State Chemistry, Co-Crystallization & Polymorphisms
Panelists TBA

7:30am - 12:30pm
Networking
12:30
Event Concludes

See you in 2015!