june, 2017

28jun8:30 am5:00 pmMinisymposium: Immuno-Oncology: Advances in Translating from Bench to Clinic


Event Details

Organizers: Snow Ge (Nektar), Deborah Charych (Nektar), Wenfeng Xu (Genentech)
Date: 6/28/2017
Time: 8:30-17:00
Registration fee (USD): Regular: $195; Academic: $125; Students & Unemployed: $35;
Location: Crowne Plaza, Foster City, CA
Major Sponsor:
Vendor show vendors registered to date: (9)Aragen Bioscience, Inc.; BioLegend; Bio-Techne; Cardinal Health; Covance; CrownBio; PeproTech Inc; Science Exchange; WuXi Apptec
Registration: https://www.PBSS.org
Registration deadline:6/27/2017  (it will close sooner if the seating cap is reached)

About the Topic

Tentative List of Speakers/topics:

  • Willem Overwijk (MDAnderson): Cancer Vaccines in the era of checkpoint blockade
  • Lewis (Rusty) Williams (Five Prime Therapeutics)
  • Speaker from Nektar
  • Brian Wong (FLX Bio)
  • Juan Jaen (Founder and President of Arcus Biosciences and PACT Pharma): \’Small Molecules, Antibodies, and Cell-based Therapies in the Fight Against Cancer\’
  • Tara Arvedson (Amgen) – \’Blincyto and BiTE® Antibody Platform for Cancer Therapy\’
  • Jason DeVoss (Amgen) – T-VEC and oncolytic therapy
  • Lelia Delamarre (Genentech) – Personalized Cancer Vaccine
  • Cheng Liu (Eureka CEO) – CAR-T
  • Ravi Majeti (Stanford) – Pre-Clinical Development of a Humanized Anti-CD47 Antibody


(Wednesday) 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


Crowne Plaza

1221 Chess Drive Foster City, California 94404