2023 annual meeting

Post COVID-19 Pandemic: New Frontiers and Opportunities of Antibody-based Biologics

May 14, 2023, 9 a.m. US/Eastern

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Overview

2023 Chinese Antibody Annual Conference Brochure is now available to download

The 2023 Annual Conference of the Chinese Antibody Society (CAS) will be held in Cambridge, MA, USA on Sunday, May 14, 2023.The theme of the annual conference is: “Post COVID-19 Pandemic: New Frontiers and Opportunities of Antibody-based Biologicss”. The Annual Conference will primarily focus on the frontier of therapeutic antibodies and innovative technologies of antibody discovery, development and manufacturing.

Different from our society’s previous annual conferences, our 2023 annual conference will have the following four sessions (each session will typically have at least three speakers):
1. AntibodyPlus: new modalities of antibody biologics.
2. Biologics CMC.
3. Biotech startup roadshows.
4. Presentations of the top 3 poster abstract winners.

The confirmed speakers and session chairs to be attending this annual meeting include: Dr. Paul Carter (Fellow of Antibody Engineering, Genentech, keynote speaker, a new invited member of Editorial Board of Antibody Therapeutics, the official journal of the Chinese Antibody Society), Dr. Linqi Zhang (Professor at Tsinghua University, keynote speaker, a new invited member of Editorial Board of Antibody Therapeutics), Dr. Mitchell Ho (Senior Investigator, National Cancer Institute, Board member of the Chinese Antibody Society and Chairman of the Advisory Committee, Founding Editor-in-Chief of Antibody Therapeutics, the official journal of the Chinese Antibody Society), Dr. Daotian Fu (Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Chinese Antibody Society, Remegen), Dr. Jijie Gu (CSO of WuXi Biologics, a member of Editorial Board of Antibody Therapeutics), Dr. Yue Liu (CEO, Ab Studio), Dr. Mark Brower (Senior Director, Merck), Dr. Stefano Gullà (VP, Biology Head, Protein Therapeutics at RVAC Medicines), Dr. Hong Li (Director, Merck), Dr. Qingyan Hu (Associate Director at Regeneron), and Dr. Shouye Shawn Wang ( past Founding President, Board member of the Chinese Antibody Society). The speakers of top 3 poster abstracts winners are to be announced. Additional invited speakers are yet to be confirmed.

In addition, as for the new session of biotech startup roadshow, companies interested in participating may either apply or will be invited by our society. Prerequisites for companies selected for the roadshow must include the following:

1. Founded within 5 years;
2. No more than C round fundraising, not public yet;
3. Pipelines are fully or primarily antibody-based biologics;
4. At least one product is at clinical trial or IND has been filed.

Due to limited places, we will give priority to biotech companies with their own innovative platform technologies. If interested, please contact us, or send us an email: management@chineseantibody.org. Once the spaces are filled, we will no longer accept any more applications.

In addition, the recruitment of sponsors for the 2023 Annual Conference has been fully launched. Sponsors for this year's annual meeting will be divided into two categories - Title and Premium, each entitled to the corresponding rights and services within their category. It is particularly worth noting that this annual meeting provides 6 special opportunities for naming rights (dinner, lunch, name badge, WiFi, tea break, and poster). In addition to enjoying rights and services in the Premium category, title sponsors will also enjoy exclusive naming rights (some of which have already been booked in advance).

If any companies are interested in sponsoring this annual conference, you are welcome to contact us at sponsor@chineseantibody.org).

Time and Location of the 2023 Annual CAS Conference:
Sunday, May 14, 2023
Boston Cambridge Marriott Hotel
50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142
USA

Registration Procedures for the 2023 Annual CAS Conference:

Registration by CAS members

Early bird registration before April 15, 2023:
Conference registration fee $15, dinner registration fee $100

Registration after April 15, 2023:
Conference registration fee $30, dinner registration fee $150

Members of the Chinese Antibody Association will enjoy a half-price discount when registering for the annual meeting. If you would like to register as a member, please visit the official website of our society at https://chineseantibody.org.

Registration by non-members

Early bird registration before April 15, 2023:
Conference registration fee $30, dinner registration fee $100

Registration after April 15, 2023:
Conference registration fee $50, dinner registration fee $150

The Annual Conference does not accept on-site registrations. All attendees need to register in advance. Given the limited number of registered attendees and dinner seats, please register the conference at your earliest convenience. Once the maximum number of registered attendees is reached, the registration portal will be closed automatically.

Finally, we sincerely invite you to participate in the 2023 Annual CAS Conference. For more details, please follow up updates on the CAS official website and/or our society’s WeChat account.

Poster Submission Guidance

The Chinese Antibody Society is encouraging attendees to present their work in our inaugural poster session in the 2023 Annual Conference, taking place in Cambridge, MA in the US on May 14, 2023, one day prior to the PEGS conference. This is a great opportunity to increase the visibility of attendees’ work. To ensure your poster be included in our conference, please submit your poster abstract by March 31, 2023.

The abstract can be on any topics related to innovations, new technologies and/or trends in the discovery, development and manufacturing of antibody or antibody-based biologics. And the abstract should be in English, less than 500 words, and formatted in plain text without any figures or tables. If your abstract is selected for poster presentation during the annual conference, figures and/or tables in the poster can be added thereafter

Award

• All the poster abstracts selected in the initial round of review will be published in Antibody Therapeutics (current CiteScore: 7.2), the official journal of Chinese Antibody Society, in a supplementary issue.

• Authors of the top 10 (approximately) abstracts will receive an award certificate and be invited to present their posters at the 2023 Annual Conference of our society.

• Authors of the top 3 abstracts will be invited as a speaker for oral presentations (10 minutes each) at the 2023 Annual Conference in addition to an award certificate. These presenters will need to participate in the Annual Conference in person and the Chinese Antibody Society will provide a travel award to help fully or partially cover the travel expenses.

Submit abstract here. Log in with a free CAS account. CAS membership is not required for poster submission.

Contact us
If you have any questions, please ask in any CAS member Wechat group or email us at: conference@chineseantibody.org

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Speakers

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Paul Carter, Ph.D.

Fellow of Antibody Engineering, Genentech

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Linqi Zhang, Ph.D.

Professor, Tsinghua University

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Daotian Fu, Ph.D.

President, RemeGen

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Jijie Gu, Ph.D.

CSO, WuXi Biologics

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Yue Liu, Ph.D.

CEO, Ab Studio

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Mark Brower, Ph.D.

Senior Director, Merck/MSD

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Stefano Gulla, Ph.D.

VP, RVAC Medicines

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Hong Li, Ph.D.

Director, MSD

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Qingyan Hu, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Regeneron

Agenda

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