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European Open Forum

Hosted by Light Chain Bioscience
Geneva, Switzerland | November 28, 2023

Join the Genedata Biopharma Open Forum hosted by Light Chain Bioscience to discuss digitalization and automation in Biopharma R&D with participants from the industry.

Hear from other companies, like Ferring, Light Chain Bioscience, and Immatics  how they have built platforms to streamline R&D workflows and transform operations to increase efficiency and throughput in biotherapeutic discovery and development. Genedata product experts will also be available during the event to show the latest product developments for Genedata Biologics® and Genedata Bioprocess®as well as an outlook on upcoming new functionalities and trends.

Join us at the Open Forum, we look forward to our discussions.


Tuesday, November 28, 2023
9:30–10:15Registration & Coffee
10:15–10:20Welcome & Opening Remarks
Walter Ferlin, CSO, Light Chain Bioscience, Geneva, Switzerland

Genedata Biopharma Platform Introduction
Streamlining & Increasing Efficiency of Large-Molecule R&D Workflows
Verena Thormann, Scientific Consultant, Genedata, Basel, Switzerland

11:05–11:35Light Chain Bioscience Keynote Presentation
Bispecific Antibodies at Light Chain Bioscience - from Discovery to Clinical Development
Walter Ferlin, CSO, Light Chain Bioscience, Geneva, Switzerland

Ferring Case Study
A Lean and Smart Approach for Setting Up an Antibody Development Platform
Gregory Mouret, USP Scientist, Ferring Biologics Innovation Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland


Immatics Case Study
Leveraging Genedata Biologics in the Discovery and Characterization of TCRs for Adoptive Cell Therapy
Lisa Eisenberg, Scientist Machine Learning, Immatics Biotechnologies, Tübingen, Germany

14:10–14:30Refreshment Break
14:30–15:00Live Demonstration
Key Genedata Workflows
Maxime Rantz, Scientific Consultant, Bioprocess, Genedata, Basel, Switzerland
15:00–15:45Panel Discussion
Moderated by Eric Abellan, Business Development, Biologics, Genedata, Basel, Switzerland
15:45–16:00Closing Remarks
Eric Abellan, Business Development, Biologics, Genedata, Basel, Switzerland
16:00End of Open Forum

Location & Directions

Light Chain Bioscience — Novimmune SA
Chemin du Pré-Fleuri 15
1228 Plan-les-Ouates
Geneva, Switzerland


Online registration for the Genedata Biologics Open Forum at Light Chain Bioscience is open. Register now to reserve your space.
If you have questions, please send an email to openforum@genedata.com.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Genedata Open Forum is held free of charge. We only ask that all attendees register in advance to ensure that we have enough space and food for lunch and breaks.

This event will be held in person so participants can fully take advantage of the opportunity to exchange ideas during the breaks, lunch, and panel discussions. However, we are happy to share speaker presentations after the event if you are unable to attend in person.

The health and safety of participants is a top priority. Our events follow local public health guidelines at the time of the event.