Regener8 Annual Conference 2013

Date: Thu, 10th Oct 2013

Time: 9:00-17:00

Venue: Royal Armouries, Armouries Drive, Leeds, LS10 1LT

The theme for the Regener8 Annual Conference 2013 will be focussed around "Translating regenerative therapies to a global market".

Regener8 Annual Conference 2013




The Regener8 Annual Conference is a one-day meeting with a focus on the translation and commercialisation of regenerative therapies.

This year's conference will take place on Thursday 10 October, at the Royal Armouries, Armouries Drive, Leeds.

The theme for 2013 will be focussed around "Translating regenerative therapies to a global market".

Delegates will hear from respected industry and academic experts and learn how Regener8 is promoting translation and connecting the regenerative community in the UK and further afield in order to accelerate therapies through to the clinic.


Our keynote speakers this year are:

  • Michael May, Chief Executive of the Canadian Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM)
  • Paul Whiting, Head of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Pfizer Neusentis
  • Dietmar Hutmacher, QUT Chair in Regenerative Medicine, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

We will also have presentations about commercialising regenerative therapies from the perspectives of different sized companies. Speakers will include:

  • Paul Kemp, CEO and CSO, Intercytex Ltd
  • Michal Slomczykowski, Medical Director, Geistlich Pharma AG, Switzerland
  • Jim Faulkner, VP, CMC and Supply, Rare Disease Unit, GlaxoSmithKline

Also speaking will be Matthew Durdy, Chief Business Officer of the Cell Therapy Catapult. Matthew is responsible for commercial evaluation and negotiation of new projects and developing funding streams.

Click here to see the confirmed programme.

Delegate tickets

Tickets for this year's event are now available, including a limited number of discounted early-bird tickets and student tickets. To register your attendance, click here.

Sponsorship and Exhibition Options

The 2013 conference will be the biggest Regener8 event to date, and will attract up to 250 delegates, comprising academics, clinicians and industry representatives who are involved in the field of regenerative medicine.

The event is the perfect platform to promote your product or service to the UK regenerative medicine community. View the sponsorship package to see the range of exhibition and sponsorship opportunities now available.

Accommodation options

For delegates at this year’s Regener8 Annual Conference, we have negotiated preferential rates with a number of hotels that are all within easy reach of the Royal Armouries.

There are a limited number of rooms available at these special rates, so they are only available on a first-come-first-served basis. To take advantage of the offer, please use the booking code ‘Regener8’ at the time of booking.

To view the list of accommodation options click here.

Call for Posters

As part of the Regener8 Annual Conference 2013, poster submissions are now being invited from researchers from the Regener8 network and wider regenerative medicine community. Click here for more information.


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