2020 Attendee Profile

**List updated as of October 14, 2020

 

TitleCompany
Bus Dev MgrAgilent Technologies
Mgr Bus DevAgilent Technologies
Bus Dev MgrAgilent Technologies LDA UK Ltd
Grp LeaderAjinomoto Co Inc
Staff ScientistAjinomoto Co Inc
MgrAjinomoto Co Inc
Dir CMC Regulatory AffairsAkcea Therapeutics
PresidentAligos Therapeutics Inc
Distinguished InvestigatorAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
Distinguished Scientist & Sr VP Innovation ChemAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
Dir Regulatory AffairsAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
VP Process & Analytical SciencesAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
Dir Process ChemistryAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
Dir Clinical ResearchAlnylam Pharmaceuticals
Sr ScientistAmgen Inc
ResearcherAncillare LP
VP & HeadAro Biotherapeutics
Chief Commercial OfficerArrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc
Sr ScientistArrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc
Dir Clinical DevArrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc
Project ChemistBachem Americas Inc
Bus Dev MgrBachem Americas Inc
Bus Dev MgrBachem Americas Inc
VP Bus DevBachem Americas Inc
Marketing CoordinatorBachem Americas Inc
Sr DirBachem Americas Inc
Sr Dir Bus DevBachem Americas Inc
VPBayer AG
Exec DirBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Ctr
Sr Global Product MgrBio Techne
Assoc Dir ASO Process Engineering & MfgBiogen
Sr Process Engineer IIIBiogen
Scientist IIBiogen
Postdoctoral ScientistBiogen
Sr Scientist IIBioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc
Formulation ScientistBioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc
Exec DirBioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc
Principal ScientistBioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc
Senior Associate DirectorBoehringer Ingelheim
Principal scientistBoehringer Ingelheim Pharma
DIrector of Material and Analytical SciencesBoehringer Ingelheim Pharma
Sr ScientistBoehringer Ingelheim Pharma
Principal ScientistBoehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc
Exec Dir Digital HealthBoehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund
Sr VPBoxer Capital
Assoc Prof MedicineBrigham & Womens Hospital
Medical StudentBrigham & Womens Hospital
Assoc Prof of Neurosurgery & DirBrigham & Womens Hospital
Postdoc Research SpecialistBrigham & Womens Hospital
Sr Research InvestigatorBristol Myers Squibb Co
Staff ScientistBristol Myers Squibb Co
Principal ScientistBristol Myers Squibb Co
DirBristol Myers Squibb Co
CMC Documentation Group LeaderBristol Myers Squibb Co
Assoc Dir Global Regulatory Sciences CMCBristol Myers Squibb Co
Assoc DirBroad Institute
Graduate StudentBroad Institute
Research AssoBroad Institute
Scientist & MgrCardior Pharmaceuticals GmbH
Chief Digital & Data OfficerCellarity
PresidentCertified Scientific Instruments Inc
Graduate StudentCHA Univ
ProfCHA Univ
Chief of OperationsChemGenes Corp
EditorClarivate
PrincipalCMC Tyndall Consultant
Sr Dir RegulatoryCodiak Biosciences
Prof Physiology & Biophysics & DirCornell Univ
Greenberg Starr ProfCornell Univ
Dir & Sr Research FellowDevelopment Ctr for Biotechnology
Sr Dir ToxicologyDicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc
Assoc Dir Pre Clinical OncologyDicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc
VP Regulatory AffairsDicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc
Scientist IDicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc
VP Chemistry OperationsDicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc
VP Bus DevDrugScan
VP & HeadDyne Therapeutics Inc
Sr MgrEirGenix Inc
Sr Principal ScientistEisai Inc
Dir Preclinical Drug SafetyEisai Inc
Assoc Engineering AdvisorEli Lilly & Co
Sr MgrEMD Serono
Dir & CoFounderEntrada Therapeutics
VP Translational ResearchExicure
ScientistExicure
Research AsstFannin Innovation Studio
ChemistFDA CDER
CEOFlamingo Therapeutics
DirGador SA
Dir Regulatory AffairsGador SA
MgrGador SA
MgrGador SA
Staff ScientistGeneDesign Inc
Founder & CEOGenetic Intelligence
VP Bus DevGenScript USA Inc
VPGeron Corp
DirGeron Corp
Assoc DirGeron Corp
Sr Research ScientistGilead Sciences Inc
Research ScientiestGilead Sciences Inc
Assoc DirGilead Sciences Inc
Senior ManagerGilead Sciences Inc
Associate DirectorGlaxoSmithKline
Sr Dir CMC Dev & CommercializationGlaxoSmithKline
Assoc Dir Small Molecule Analytical DevGlaxoSmithKline
Staff ScientistGlaxoSmithKline
DirGlaxoSmithKline
Research Scientist & Deputy GMGreen Cross R&D Ctr
Chemist IIHorizon Discovery
Assoc ProfIcahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
ScientistIntellia Therapeutics Inc
Dir Translational Research & ChemistryinviCRO LLC
Regulatory Affairs MgrIonis Pharmaceuticals Inc
Assoc Dir Analytical Dev & Quality ControlIonis Pharmaceuticals Inc
CEOIonis Pharmaceuticals Inc
Asst Dir Mfg & OperationsIonis Pharmaceuticals Inc
Principal ScientistIonis Pharmaceuticals Inc
Managing Dir & Co FounderIPQ Analytics LLC
Scientific Dir RNA & Targeted TherapeuticsJanssen Pharmaceuticals
Sr ScientistJanssen R&D LLC
Principal ScientistKairos Bioconsulting
DirKairos Bioconsulting
Patent AttorneyLeber IP Law
ProfLeiden Univ
Sr ScientistLEO Pharma Inc
OncologistLondon Regional Cancer Ctr
ScientistLos Alamos Natl Lab
VP Bus Dev OncologyLunit Inc
VP Bus DevLyophilization Technology Inc
Research ScientistLyophilization Technology Inc
Administrative AsstLyophilization Technology Inc
Research ScientistMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Research ScientistMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Banting FellowMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Assoc DirMassBiologics
Deputy Dir Operations & InnovationMassBiologics
Assoc ProfMaxillofacial Surgery Svcs MFSS
HeadmiCure Therapeutics
PrincipalML Consult LLC
VP Platform ChemistryModerna
Dir ResearchModerna
Principal ScientistModerna
Patent AgentMorrison & Foerster LLP
ResearcherNatl Taiwan Univ
ProfNatl Taiwan Univ
Section ChiefNCNP
Researcher & Project MgrNIH NCATS
Sr Bus Dev & Marketing MgrNitto Denko Avecia Inc
Dir Analytical DevNitto Denko Avecia Inc
Bus Dev MgrNitto Denko Avecia Inc
Dir Process Technology & Corp Technology StrategyNitto Denko Avecia Inc
Sr ChemistNITTO DENKO Avecia Inc
Bus Dev MgrNITTO DENKO Avecia Inc
StudentNortheastern Univ
Research ScientistNorthwestern Univ
InvestigatorNovartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Inc
Principal ScientistNovartis Institutes for Biomedical Research Inc
Sr ScientistNovartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Sr ScientistNovo Nordisk
VP & HeadNovo Nordisk Research Ctr China
Research ScientistOligo Factory
PresidentOligo Factory
Dir OperationsOligo Factory
Founder & CEOOliX Pharmaceuticals
Sr ScientistOrion Corp
Sr ScientistOrion Pharma
President & Principal ConsultantOrvieto Consulting LLC
Account ExecPace Analytical Life Sciences
Assoc Dir Pharmaceutical DevPace Analytical Life Sciences
Marketing CoordinatorPace Analytical Life Sciences
Sr Principal ScientistPfizer Inc
Exec Dir & Global Lead Internal MedicinePfizer Inc
MgrPfizer Inc
Sr Product MgrPhenomenex Inc
PresidentPolyPeptide Labs Inc
HeadPolyPeptide Labs Inc
Product MgrPolyPeptide Labs Inc
Dir Bus Dev & Head SalesPolyPeptide Labs Inc
Dir PharmaceuticsProQR Therapeutics NV
CEOProQR Therapeutics NV
Principal ScientistPTC Therapeutics Inc
CEOPYC Therapeutics
Dir ChemistryPYC Therapeutics
Sr ScientistQ State Biosciences
Sr ScientistQ State Biosciences
CSOQ State Biosciences
Dir Chemistry & Project MgrQ State Biosciences
Principal ScientistQ State Biosciences
VP of Scientific AffairsQ State Biosciences
Data ScientistQ State Biosciences
Dir Cell BiologyQ State Biosciences
CSOQuark Pharmaceuticals
Sr VP Pharmaceutical DevQuark Pharmaceuticals Inc
Assoc Dir Analytical DevQuark Pharmaceuticals Inc
Lead ScientistRegeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc
Staff ScientistRegeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc
R&D AssocRegeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc
ScientistRoche Diagnostics GmbH
Sr Principal ScientistRoche Innovation Ctr Copenhagen
Principal ScientistRoche Innovation Ctr Copenhagen
Research CoordinatorRTW Investments
Managing DirRTW Investments
Research MgrRTW Investments
Assoc Dir Global Regulatory CMCSanofi
Sr Dir Alliance MgmtSanofi Germany GmbH
Assoc Dir Mfg Science & TechnologySarepta Therapeutics
Events MgrSCIEX
Advanced Workflow SpecialistSCIEX
Market Dev MgrSCIEX
Chair & ProfScripps Research Institute
ScientistShionogi & Co Ltd
Bus Dev MgrSingota Solutions
Founder & President & CEOSirnaomics Inc
CTOSirnaomics Inc
ProfSoonchunhyang Univ
VP & CSOSpring Bank Pharmaceuticals Inc
VP Business OperationsSTA Pharmaceutical A WuXi AppTec Co
Dir Bus DevSTA Pharmaceutical A WuXi AppTec Co
Dir MarketingSTA Pharmaceutical A WuXi AppTec Co
Staff ScientistStoke Therapeutics
CEOStoke Therapeutics
CEOSungkyunkwan Univ
ProfSungkyunkwan Univ
Graduate StudentSungkyunkwan Univ
Principal ScientistSungkyunkwan Univ
VP of ChemistrySussex Research Labs Inc
Assoc Scientific FellowTakeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Principal ResearcherTakeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Assoc DirTakeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Principal ScientistTakeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Assoc Scientific FellowTakeda Pharmaceuticals Inc
ScientistTCR2 Therapeutics Inc
Postdoc ResearcherTelethon Kids Institute
ScientistThermo Fisher Scientific
Sr Bus Dev MgrThermo Fisher Scientific
Assoc ProfTokyo Institute Of Technology
Research Asst ProfTokyo Medical & Dental Univ
VP Sales & MarketingTriLink BioTechnologies
Product MgmtTriLink BioTechnologies
Staff ScientistTriLink BioTechnologies
Research Asst ProfTufts Univ
Scientist IIUltragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc
Sr Research Assoc IIUltragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc
Prof Clinical & Experimental MedicineUniv degli Studi di Messina
Dir ChemBioPharmUniv of Bordeaux II
ResearcherUniv of California Davis
Graduate Research Assistant Deep LearningUniv of Central Florida
Distinguished ProfUniv of Colorado Boulder
Sr Research AssocUniv of Colorado Boulder
ScientistUniv of Connecticut Farmington
Sr Graduate StudentUniv of Massachusetts
Sr Licensing OfficerUniv of Massachusetts
Assoc ProfUniv of Michigan
Asst Prof PediatricsUniv of Minnesota Twin Cities
Prof Medicine & Genetics & Assoc DeanUniv Of Minnesota Twin Cities
DirUniv of North Carolina Chapel Hill
LecturerUniv of Otago
Advisory Board MemberUniv of Pennsylvania
ProfUniv of Texas Dallas
Assoc ProfUniv of Tokyo
Prof & Sr ScientistUniv Of Toronto
Asst ProfUniv of Wroclaw
Assoc Principal ScientistVerve Therapeutics
Principal Exec VPVox Medica Inc
Principal Application ChemistWaters Corp
Assoc Dir Process DevWAVE Life Sciences
ScientistWAVE Life Sciences
Sr Dir Process DevWAVE Life Sciences
VP Medicinal ChemistryWAVE Life Sciences
Dir In Vivo Biology & OphthalmologyWAVE Life Sciences
Dir & Head CNS BiologyWAVE Life Sciences
Scientist IWAVE Life Sciences
DirWAVE Life Sciences
Sr Scientist IIWAVE Life Sciences
Sr Scientist IWAVE Life Sciences
Principal ScientistWAVE Life Sciences
Principal ScientistWAVE Life Sciences
Dir Process DevWAVE Life Sciences
Dir Process DevWAVE Life Sciences
Sr VP & HeadWAVE Life Sciences
Dir Portfolio & Program MgmtWAVE Life Sciences
Scientist IIWAVE Life Sciences
Sr Dir & HeadWAVE Life Sciences USA Inc
Principal BiostatisticianWAVE Life Sciences USA Inc
Sr Dir Regulatory ToxicologyWAVE Life Sciences USA Inc
President & CEOWings Therapeutics
Dir Bus DevWuXi AppTec
Assoc Dir Bus DevWuXi AppTec
VP Bus DevWuXi AppTec
Exec DirWuXi AppTec
Exec DirWuXi AppTec
Sr Marketing MgrWuXi AppTec Sales RSD
President & CEOZATA Pharmaceuticals Inc

 

 


2020 Event Features:

  • 200+ Participants
  • 2 Expanded Conferences
  • Virtual Poster Viewing Sessions
  • Educational Short Course
  • Virtual Exhibit Hall Hours and Networking Functions

 


2019 Attendee Profile

OPT Congress 2019
Attended by more than 130 unique companies

The Fourth Annual “Oligonucleotide & Precision Therapeutics” (OPT Congress) was held March 26-28, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

More than 200 industry leaders from 14 different countries joined the 2-day program dedicated to Oligonucleotide Discovery & Delivery, CMC and Regulatory Strategies. In addition, we delivered two in-depth symposiums focusing on Drug Discovery for Rare Diseases and New Frontiers in Gene Editing and Repair. NEW for 2020 we will be assessing the impact of AI on drug discovery.

The congress participation was represented well with 55% attended by executives. With more than 65% of the audience from biotech, another 15% from pharma, and the event represented by 130+ unique organizations, this event will continue to gather a diverse body of attendees from around the world to network, share ideas, and discuss cutting-edge science and technology.

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2019 Event Features

  • 200+ Participants
  • 2 Conferences
  • 2 Symposium
  • Dinner Courses
  • Dedicated Poster Viewing Sessions
  • Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hours and Networking Functions

Hear what a few people had to say about OPT Congress 2019

“Well balanced content, perfectly executed logistics.”
     Dmitry S., PhD, CTO, Sirnaomics

“The scientific quality of the presentations was very high and the opportunities for networking were excellent.”
Ekkehard L., PhD, Senior Director, R&D Alliance Management, Sanofi

With special thanks to our Executive Advisory Board who help to shape the program:

  • Arthur Levin, PhD, Executive Vice President, Research and Development, Avidity Biosciences
  • Muthiah (Mano) Manoharan, PhD, Senior Vice President, Drug Discovery, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
  • Dmitry Samarsky, PhD, CTO, Sirnaomics
  • Lubo Nechev, PhD, Vice President Process and Analytical Sciences, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
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RNA Targeting with Antisense Oligonucleotides: Present and Future
Geary_RichardRichard S. Geary, PhD, Senior Vice President, Development, Ionis Pharmaceuticals

Key Contacts

For content and speaker suggestions
Oligonucleotide Discovery and Development

Gemma Smith
Senior Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
T: +447754.518.131
E: gsmith@cambridgeinnovationinstitute.com

For content and speaker suggestions

Rare Diseases/Artificial Intelligence
Tanuja Koppal, PhD
Senior Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
E: tkoppal@healthtech.com

For partnering and sponsorship information:

Carolyn Benton
Business Development Manager
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
T: 781-972-5412
E: cbenton@healthtech.com

For media partnerships:

Dan Miller, Marketing Manager
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
T: (+1) 781.972.5492
E: dmiller@healthtech.com


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