The upcoming proposed Data Protection Regulation in the EU is the culmination of biobanking operations and will constitute a new legal framework if and once passed but the European Commission. As such, SMi's 6th Biobanking Conference will focus on the potential changes and impacts of maintaining a sustainable biobanking infrastructure, harmonisation and interaction between biobanks across UK, Europe and the world.
Expert speaker panel line-up includes the European Commission, MHRA, UK Biobank, Roslin Cell Sciences, European Culture Collection ECACC, European Commission and other leading European Biobanks.
Book online by 31 March 2016 and save GBP 400. You can download the conference brochure and register on http://www.bio-banking-event.com....
2016 AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS
-Spotlight session: creating a biobank for drug discovery
-Hear the latest updates on Data Protection Act from European Commission and UK Biobank
-Learn about the integration of biobanking in drug development
-Obtain an overview of how to build a model of next generation biobank
-Discover the latest updates on biobanking in the 21st Century
Our expert speaker panel includes:
-Emma Snapes, Biobank Manager, Infant Biobank
-Dr Brian Thomson, Director and Clinical Lead for 100K Genome Project, Nottingham Health Science Biobank
-Professor Glyn Stacey, Director, UK Stem Cell Bank, Division of Advanced Therapies, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control – MHRA
-Octavi Quintana Trias, Principal advisor of DG, European Commission
-Dr Julia Riedlinger, Head of Marker Scouting and Sample Bank, Roche Diagnostics
-Arthur Lewis, Senior RandD Manager, MedImmune
-Dr Michael Luntang-Jensen, Biobank Manager, H. Lundbeck A/S
-Jonathan Sellors, Legal Counsel, UK Biobank
The complete agenda can be found on http://www.bio-banking-event.com....
EARLY BIRD: Book by 31 March: GBP 1099,
EARLY BIRD: Book by 29 April: GBP 1199,
EARLY BIRD: Book by 27 May : GBP 1299,
Standard conference price: GBP 1499
Speakers: MHRA, European Commission, Roslin Cell Sciences, Roche, MedImmune, Lundbeck
20th–21st June 2016