Bio Health sector innovations targeting oncology. Novel therapies, platforms & technologies.
Partnering, Licensing & Business Development, what industry is looking for.
VC & Investment, who is funding what.
Engage with key partners, globally.
From the lab & the clinic, a selection of world-class innovations, technology transfer assets and leading companies - selected by industry & investment KOLs, not by registration fee.
 Key themes & discussion topics include:
Industry collaborations - what pharma & industry want
Health System innovation needs
Government, grant funding & innovation programs
Venture Capital & investment
Roundtables & workshops 

Oncology innovations from translational research to the clinic.
Keynotes from leading institutes, Investor panels with active oncology investors, networking & engagement with innovation stakeholders from research, technology transfer & licensing, startup & growth companies, industry & investors worldwide. 


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Michael Salgaller

Supervisor, Invention Development and Marketing Unit (IDMU),Technology Transfer Center, National Cancer Institute

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Jeroen Bakker


Novo Seeds / Novo Holdings

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Melissa McCracken


Nextech Invest

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Alice Lin Pomponio

Managing Director

BrightEdge Philanthropic Impact Fund,

American Cancer Society

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Tony Hickson

Chief Business Officer

Cancer Research UK


Kevin Noonan

Partner, Chair of the Biotechnology &  Pharmaceuticals Practice Group, MBHB LLP

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Matthew Miessau


Epidarex Capital

Prof. Andrew Scott

Research Translation & Commercialisation Lead, Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC)

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Peter Neubeck


Kurma Partners 

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Alejo Chorny

Operating Partner,

Advent France Biotechnology

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Youssef Bennani

Managing Partner

CTI Life Sciences Fund

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July 12

10:00 EDT

  • Welcome & Opening Remarks 

    • Christian J. Suojanen - CEO, Broadreach Global

10:05 EDT

  • Addressing the Grand Challenges in Cancer Research & Innovation

    • Tony Hickson, Chief Business Officer, Cancer Research UK

10:45 EDT

  • ViroStatics - Company Presentation

    • Franco Lori, Chief Executive Officer​

July 13

10:00 EDT

  • Welcome & Opening

10:15 EDT

  • Partnering with the National Cancer Institute

    • Michael Salgaller, Supervisor, Invention Development and Marketing Unit (IDMU),Technology Transfer Center, National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute

10:45 EDT

  • Investor Session I - What are active oncology focused investors looking for? What technologies, approaches & criteria will attract investments?

    • Jeroen Bakker, Principal, Novo Sooeds / Novo Holdings

    • Peter Neubeck, Partner, Kurma Partners

    • Alejo Chorny, Operating Partner, Advent France Biotechnology

    • Alice Lin Pomponio, Managing Director, BrightEdge Impact Fund, American Cancer Society

11:45 EDT

  • Deka Biosciences - Company Presentation

    • Pavel Khrimian, Chief Business Officer​

July 14

10:00 EDT

  • Opportunities in Research Translation in Oncology.

    • Professor Andrew Scott, Research Translation & Commercialisation Lead, Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC)

10:45 EDT

  • Investor Session II - Funding & building companies to transform cancer treatment

    • Melissa McCracken, Principal, Nextech Invest

    • Matthew Miessau, Associate, Epidarex Capital

    • Youssef Bennani, Managing Partner, CTI Life Sciences Fund

11:30 EDT

  • Protecting Oncology IP in the US - Developments & Strategies

    • Kevin Noonan, Partner, Head of the Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Practice Group, MBHB LLP

July 15

10:00 EDT

  • Roundtable Discussion Panel​

10:45 EDT

  • Ability Pharma - Company Presentation

    • Carles Domenech, Executive Chairman & Chief Scientific Officer​

11:10 EDT

  • Scenic Biotech - Company Presentation

    • Sebastian Nijman & Chief Scientific Officer​

11:10 EDT

  • ImCare Biotech - Company Presentation

    • Mina Soryal, Director, Commercial Strategy & Corporate Development