Platform technology development for biosimilar upscaling

21st June 2018 | 4PM CST (China Standard Time), 9AM GMT | Dr H. Fai Poon, President, QuaCell Biotech Ltd and Floris De Smet, Sartorius Stedim Biotech |WATCH FOR FREE

  • Discover strategies to move candidate molecules through development
  • Building consistent, straightforward processes with low variability
  • Exploring the possibility of using single use, high throughput bioreactors in the upscaling process


Presented by Dr H. Fai Poon, President, QuaCell Biotech Ltd

Dr. Poon is currently the President of Quacell Biotech Ltd. He previously worked for Hisun Biopharm, Merck (SAFC), Roskamp Institute in USA. He completed his Ph.D. in Biological Chemistry at University of Kentucky, and MBA from University of South Florida. He has years of experience in the field of biological therapeutics, analytical research, bioinformatics and proteomics. He has more than 10 years of cell culture experience with focus on biopharmaceutical products.

He published more than 30 peer-reviewed articles, and contributes to more than 5 book chapters. He is currently the managing editor for biomedical and pharmacology journal ; associate Editor for Journal of Chemistry, Biochemistry; and Molecular Biology, Band Journal of Bioinformatics and Biometrics.

Research Interest: Biotherapeutics; proteomics, metabolomics, cell line engineering, cell cultures, multivariate analysis, QbD, PAT.


Sponsored by Sartorius Stedim Biotech

Presented by Floris De Smet, Sartorius Stedim Biotech

Floris De Smet has over 10 years of experience in the bioprocessing industry. He has been with Sartorius since 2007 in various sales and marketing positions in Europe, US and Asia, including global key account management, PD consultancy and strategic marketing. In his current tenure, he leads the field team of application specialist and marketing managers in China. His topics of interest include molecule lifecycle management, alliance management, corporate business development and strategic marketing. Floris holds an M.Sc. and M.Econ., both from Ghent University, Belgium.




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