Plenary Speakers

Tan Kar Wai PhD
Research Director, R&D Department
Tessa Therapeutics, Singapore

Chung-Liang Shih PhD
Director-General, Department of Medical Affairs
Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

Chief Scientific Officer
Xiangxue Life Sciences, China

Christian Cater
Head of Operational Excellence

Lietao Li PhD
Chief Executive Officer
LION TCR, Singapore


Harry Lam
JW Therapeutics, China

Sandy Qlintang
Deputy Director of Stem Cell and Cancer Institute
PT Kalbe Farma, Indonesia 


SweeHai Lim
Cell Culture Manufacturing Lead
Shire, Singapore

Lynn Yap PhD
Senior Research Fellow
Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

Morakot Papassiripan PhD
Pharmacist at the Professional Level at the Biological Sub-Division
Bureau of Drug Control

Food and Drug Administration of Thailand 

Minh Tran
Chief Operations Officer and Global Manufacturing Head
Stelis Biopharma, Singapore

A Line-up of Expert Speakers

Charles Jeffries
Pharma Tech Ops, Site Operational Management
Roche, Switzerland

James Yang
Tayu Huaxia Biotech Medical Group, China 

Velu Mahalingam
Deputy General Manager
Global Biologics 
Mylan, India

Ivan John Clement
R&D Portfolio Data Strategy Lead
Roche, Switzerland

Tulip Nuwal
Head – Biopharma Business Operations and Excellence
Intas Pharma, India

Michelle Peak
Senior General Manager
PT Kalbio Globa Medika, Indonesia

Pankaj Gour
Downstream Expert MS&T
Novartis BiopharmaOps, Singapore

Mayank Garg
Process Expert/Team Lead
Sanofi, France

Ronald Marascheni
Alvotech, USA 

Asha Shekaran
Lead Scientist
Engine Bioscience, Singapore

Peiqing Zhang
Director of Analytical Sciences
Transcenta, Singapore

Mahesh Bhalgat
Executive Director & COO
Shantha Biotechnics, A Sanofi Company, India


Kumar Selvarajoo
Senior Research Scientist @ BioTrans
A*Star, Adjunct Principal Investigator, Synthetic Biology Center (SynCITI), NUS, Singapore

Rita Yen-Hua Huang PhD
Distinguished Professor and Dean Office of Research and Development
Taipei Medical University (TMU), Director, TMU Research Center for Cell Therapy and Regeneration Medicine, Executive Director Board, Taiwan Association for Cell Therapy (TACT), Taiwan Society for Stem Cell Research (TSSCR), Taiwan

Yarong Liu PhD
Director of Research and Development
HRAIN Biotechnology Co., Ltd, China

Li Zhu PhD
Chief Strategy Officer
Legend, China

Arnaud Autret
Investment Principal, Life Science
M Ventures, Netherlands