2020 BioInfect Conference

2020 BioInfect Conference

Alderley Park Conference Centre
Wednesday 12th February

About

Antimicrobial resistance is an increasingly serious threat to global public health that requires action across all government sectors and society. BioInfect will look at the critical issues relating to the development of new anti-infectives and the endemic problem of resistance.

Antimicrobial resistance threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an ever-increasing range of infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi and BioInfect will analyse the implications that is being felt the world over.

Come along to hear from leading national and international experts and learn how they are all playing their part in tackling this key issue.

Conference Agenda

  • Coffee and Registration

  • Conference Welcome

    Geoff Davison, CEO, Bionow

  • Patient Perspective

    Arlene Brailey, Antibiotics Research UK

  • Progress with PULL Incentives & UK's 5-Year Plan

    Chair: Jo Pisani
    Antonio Felici, VP Anti-Infectives, Evotec
    Colm Leonard, Consultant Thoracic/Transplant Physician & Honorary Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Manchester University NHS FT; Consultant Clinical Adviser, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE
    James Anderson, Head of Corporate Affairs, GSK
    Fiona Marston, Director, Centre of Excellence in Infectious Diseases Research

  • Coffee, Networking & Exhibition

  • Big Pharma Showcase

    Todd Black, Executive Director - Infectious Diseases, Merck
    Ken Bradley, Global Head - Infectious Disease Discovery, Roche

  • Focus on the Role of Diagnostics in AMR

    Jonathan O’Halloran, Chief Executive Officer, QuantuMDx
    Curtis Dobson Founder Director Ai2 / Chairman Microbiosensor
    Mike Wakeman, Consultant
    Mark Campbell, Healthcare Consultant
    Emily Adams, Senior Lecturer in Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
    Daniel Berman, Lead, Longitude Prize

  • Lunch, Networking & Exhibition

  • National Physical Laboratory - AMR Discovery

    Max Ryadnov, Principal Research Scientist, National Physical Laboratory

  • Evotec Showcase

    Jens Glaeser, Principal Scientist, Evotec

  • Regulatory & Pricing Issues

    Colm Leonard, Consultant Thoracic/Transplant Physician & Honorary Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Manchester University NHS FT; Consultant Clinical Adviser, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE 
    Alan Boyd, CEO, BOYDS

  • Pipeline Update

    Session Chair: Antonio Felici, VP Anti-Infectives, Evotec
    Michael Mourez, Bacterials Infection Group Head, Evotec
    Jeff Errington, Founder, Demuris
    Timothy Schulz-Utermoehl, Co-founder, Pedanius Therapeutics
    Clive Mason, Senior Director – Anti-Infectives Research, Summit Therapeutics
    Pete Jackson, Executive Director, The AMR Centre
    David Roper, Antibiotic Research UK

  • Coffee, Networking & Tours of Alderley Park

Sponsors and Gold Exhibitors

Registration

Registration is now closed. For any further queries please contact info@bionow.co.uk

Call for Poster

There is no better way to showcase new developments, ongoing research projects and speculative or innovative work in progress relating to the study of anti-microbial resistance. 

Authors are invited to submit an abstract which is related to the area of anti-microbial resistance. The posters are intended to provide authors and participants with a greater understanding of the subject matter and to engage in discussions about the work.

The Call for Posters is now closed.

Exhibitor Packages

Gold Exhibitor Package Silver Exhibitor Package
  • 3m x 2m exhibition space with table and two chairs
  • 3m x 2m exhibition space with table and two chairs
  • Two delegate passes
  • One delegate pass
  • Company logo on delegate list
  • Company logo on delegate list
  • Recognition as gold exhibitor via twitter / linked-in
 
  • Company promotional/marketing literature in delegate bag
 


To discuss any of the exhibitior packages please contact Helen Williams on 07714 168020 or at helen.williams@bionow.co.uk.

Venue

Venue

This state-of-the-art facility is ideal for events ranging from prestigious international conferences through to intimate board meetings.  As an adaptable venue it offers an auditorium, meeting rooms, breakout areas and exhibition space all in the heart of beautiful parkland. 

Location

Alderley Park
Congleton Road
Nether Alderley
Macclesfield
SK10 4TG

Travel

Alderley Park is centrally located within easy reach of the M6 and M56 motorway network. It is located just 18 miles away from Manchester city centre and 20 minutes from Manchester Airport which offers flights to 225 destinations around the world. The Park offers easy access to Manchester and the rest of the UK by train with three local stations (Alderley Edge, Wilmslow and Macclesfield) all within 15 minutes drive.