Pre-Conference Day

Tuesday 20th June 2023

Workshop A | 10:00 – 1:00

Process Development 101: Fundamentals for Your Early Career


• Reviewing the understanding required to begin work within process development for cell therapies

• Outlining the current challenges faced within the space and the solutions in place to solve them

• Discussing the recent advancements within the field and the future development opportunities

Lunch & Networking | 1:00 – 2:00

Workshop B | 2:00 – 5:00

Allogeneic-Specific Process Development Considerations to Meet Patient Needs

  • Farhatullah Syed Senior Scientist & Group Leader - Chimeric Antigen Receptor T, Product Development & Clinical Grade Vector Production, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research


• Optimizing donor identification to ensure safety and efficacy

• Reviewing the steps required to build a master cell bank to ensure allogeneic therapies are more readily available to patients

• Analyzing the significant differences in process development for allogeneic cell therapies in comparison to other therapeutic options