The Microbiome/Microbiota R&D and Business Collaboration Forum

The San Diego meeting held last year was a great success as you can see from these testimonials!

"very relevant talks" Scientific Director, Janssen
"the new science; generally excellent speakers overall" Executive Director, Medical Scientific Leader, Novartis
"cutting edge work presented" Associate Professor, University of Washington
"high-level audience and presenters - mix of industry, biotech & academic representation. Excellent networking" CEO, Enterome

Hear about the very latest research from leading academics
Be the first to identify investment opportunities
Discover how to commercialize your research
Meet with Life Science investors and venture capital funders
Take part in a small company showcase
Discover how to connect to the food world
Develop partnering arrangements with the Pharma, Biotech and Food industries
+ show speakers and program
Victor Nizet, Professor and Division Chief, Department of Pediatrics, UCSD School of Medicine, San Diego, USA
Paul Cotter, Principal Research Officer, Teagasc Food Research Centre, Republic of Ireland
Maria Rescigno, Director, Immunobiology of Dendritic Cells and Immunotherapy, European Institute of Oncology, Italy
Philippe Langella, Professor, Laboratory of Commensals and Probiotics-Host Interactions, INRA, France
Martha Clokie, Reader in Microbiology, Department of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation, University of Leicester, UK
GwangPyo Ko, Professor, Environmental Health Microbiology, Seoul National University, South Korea
Manimozhiyan Arumugam Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Elisabeth Norin, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Georgios Stamatas, Research Associate Director & Fellow, Global Skin Care R&D, Johnson & Johnson Santé
Beauté, France
Sven Pettersson, Professor, Karolinska Institute, Sweden & Visiting Professor, School of Medicine NTU, Singapore
Rémy Burcelin, Professor & Research Director, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease, INSERM, France
Gary Frost, Professor & Head of the Nutrition and Dietetic Research Group, Imperial College London, UK
Jos van Strijp, Professor, Medical Microbiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
Rochellys Diaz Heijtz, Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Ailsa Hart, Senior Lecturer, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London & IBD Unit Lead, St Marks Hospital, UK
Magali Cordaillat-Simmons, Executive Scientist, Pharmabiotic Research Institute, France
Joseph Petrosino, Director, Alkek Center for Metagenomics and Microbiome Research, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Julia Tennilä, Scientist, Kantvik Active Nutrition, DuPont Nutrition & Health
Karen Scott, Associate Professor, Gut Health Theme, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, UK
Tom van de Wiele, Professor, Laboratory of Microbial Ecology and Technology, Ghent University, Belgium
Jeanne Bolger, Vice President Venture Investing, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, UK
Siv Ahrné, Professor, Division of Applied Nutrition & Head of Department of Food Technology, Engineering and Nutrition, Lund University, Sweden
Dennis Sandris Nielsen, Associate Professor, Department of Food Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Hervé Blottière, Scientific Director, MetaFun Platform at MetaGenoPolis & Research Director, Functionality of the Intestinal Ecosystem Lab, Micalis Institute, INRA, France
James Harris, Business Development Manager, SynCo Bio Partners
Pierre Belichard, CEO, Enterome Biosciences, France

28 Apr - 29 Apr 2014
United Kingdom
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