About the Immuno-Oncology Summit

Over the past 7 years, CHI's Immuno-Oncology Summit has become the leading annual meeting focusing on the latest applied research, providing comprehensive and in-depth coverage across all modalities and stages in the pipeline. Every year, we assemble an international mix of thought leaders and decision makers from industry and academia to bring you the latest developments in immuno-oncology, while providing access to a comprehensive 5-day program and extensive networking opportunities that CHI's IO Summit provides.

After extensive research with industry insiders, we have identified these “TOP TEN” key growth areas in immuno-oncology for 2019, which are reflected throughout the upcoming program. VIEW TOP TEN HERE.

The IO Summit is a perfect meeting place to share experience, foster collaborations, evaluate emerging technologies, and drive innovation in your immuno-oncology programs. Now in its 7th year, the IO Summit consistently delivers a cutting-edge agenda, 675+ senior delegates, and a sold-out exhibit hall. Whether you are an industry veteran or new adopter, researcher or business developer, scientist or CEO, this is one Immuno-Oncology event you don’t want to miss. If it’s important in 2019, it’s covered! Learn more.



 

Featured Speakers

Litao Zhang, Vice President, Leads Discovery and Optimization, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Rakesh Dixit, Vice President, R&D, MedImmune

John Desjarlais, PhD, Senior Vice President, Research, CSO, Xencor

Pamela Carroll, PhD, Senior Vice President, Immuno-Oncology, Genocea

Jianda Yuan, MD, PhD, Senior Director, Translational Oncology, Merck

Andrew Allen, President and CEO, Gritstone Oncology

Michael Woo, Head, Immuno-Oncology, Business Development, Novartis

Catherine Sabatos-Peyton, Director, Exploratory Immuno-Oncology, Novartis

Cokey Nguyen, Senior Director, Oncology R&D, Pfizer

Jon Wigginton, Senior Vice President & CMO, MacroGenics

Adrian Bot, Vice President, Translational Sciences, Kite, a Gilead Company

Tara Arvedson, Director, Oncology Research, Amgen

Philip Arlen, President & CEO, Precision Biologics

Arthur Krieg, Founder & CSO, Checkmate Pharmaceuticals

Kevin R. Webster, Senior Vice President, eFFECTOR Therapeutics

Stephen Doberstein, Chief Research and Development Officer, Nektar Therapeutics

David Kirn, Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, IGNITE Immunotherapy

Kathryn McCabe, Senior Director, Emerging Technology and Innovation, Eli Lilly

Scott M. DeWire, Global Head, Business Development and Licensing, Boehringer Ingelheim

Jeroen H. Blokhuis, Director, Business Development, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy


Why attend CHI’s Immuno-Oncology Summit?


NETWORK
with 675+ IO thought leaders from 28 countries and 400 companies

LEARN
the latest developments in immuno-oncology from 175+ scientific presentations and 40+ posters

CUSTOMIZE
your comprehensive 5-day program by selecting from 12-tracks, 2 training seminars, partnering forum and 4 courses

CONNECT
at the industry’s leading Immuno-Oncology meeting, with 72% of delegates from biotech and pharma

COLLABORATE
and build lasting business relationships with IO decision-makers: 46% of delegates are executive/director level

INNOVATE
your projects with technology solutions from 40+ exhibitors and 20+ technical presentations

BRAINSTORM
actionable solutions at the expertly-facilitated roundtable discussions

FOCUS
on your agenda by track hopping between concurrent tracks

SHOWCASE
your research by presenting a scientific poster

Emerging Company Showcase

The Immuno-Oncology Investing and Partnering Forum will play host to an Emerging Company Showcase as part of the program agenda. This showcase allows immuno-oncology companies to pitch their drug, device, diagnostic, or software to an audience of investors, CEOs, and executives in the field.

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MEETING SUGGESTIONS

For meeting questions or suggestions, please contact:

Julia Boguslavsky
Executive Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
juliab@healthtech.com

PARTNERING & SPONSORSHIP

For partnering and sponsorship info, please contact:

Rod Eymael
Manager, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
+1 781.247.6286
reymael@healthtech.com

MEDIA & ASSOCIATION

For media and association partnerships, please contact:

Pete DeOlympio
Sr. Marketing Manager
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
+1 781.972.5415
peted@healthtech.com