International Conference

Detailed Conference Programme

Day 1, Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Dignitaries:

Shri. B.S. Yeddyurappa

Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka

Dr. V.S. Acharya

Hon’ble Minister for Higher Education, Planning & Statistics, Muzrai,
Information Technology and Biotechnology, Government of Karnataka

Shri. S.V. Ranganath, I.A.S.

Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka

Dr. Vishwa Mohan Katoch

Secretary to the Government of India, Dept. of Health Research, Ministry of
Health & Family Welfare & Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research

H.E. Mr. Jerome Bonnafont

Ambassador of France to India

H.E. Mr. Freddy Svane

Ambassador of Denmark to India

Shri. M.N Vidyashankar, I.A.S.

Principal Secretary to the Govt, Department of IT, Biotechnology and S&T, Govt. of Karnataka

Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Chairperson, Karnataka’s Vision Group on Biotechnology, Chairman & Managing Director, Biocon Limited

Shri. Aravind Jannu, I.A.S.

Director, Directorate of IT & BT, Managing Director, KBITS, Government of Karnataka

Shri. Jagdish Patankar

Managing Director, MM Activ Sci-Tech Communications Pvt. Ltd.


12.00 NOON - 12.30 PM


Keynote Speaker:

Dr. M.K. Bhan

Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India


Ms. Dipta Chaudhry

Senior Consultant-Pharma & Biotech Practice, South Asia & Middle East, Frost & Sullivan

Theme: "Creation of a Regulatory Environment to Foster Innovation in the Indian Biotechnology Industry"

Chair & Moderator:

Dr. Rashmi H. Barbhaiya

CEO and Managing Director, Advinus Therapeutics Ltd.

Panelists:

Dr. Vishwa Mohan Katoch

Secretary to the Government of India, Dept. of Health Research, Ministry of
Health & Family Welfare & Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research

Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

Chairman & Managing Director, Biocon Ltd.

Dr. Vijay Chandru

President ABLE, Chairman & CEO, Strand Life Sciences

Dr. K.K. Tripathi

Adviser/Scientist ‘G’ & Member Secretary RCGM, Department of Biotechnology,
(Ministry of Science & Technology), Government of India

Mr. Apurva Shah

Group Managing Director, Veeda Clinical Research

Mr. Nitin Deshmukh

CEO, Kotak Private Equity Group, Kotak Investments Advisors Ltd.

Dr. Smita Singhania

Vice President and Head, Regulatory Affairs MabPharm Pvt. Ltd. (Joint Venture of Cipla Ltd.)


04.00 PM - 04.30 PM


GATEWAY TO EUROPE

EUROPEAN BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY CENTER & UBI FRANCE

Leena Pishe Thomas – Introduction

Regional Manager, European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC)

Dr. Philippe DE TAXIS DU POËT

Head of Science & Technology, The Delegation of the European Union to India

Ms. Rajashree Iyer

Head - International Relations, EIRC

Mr. Gautam Khurana

Managing Partner, India Law Offices

Mr. Antoine KLOTZ

CEO, Azothis

Mr. Pascal Neuville

CEO, Domaine Thérapeutics

Mr. Francesco Maria Senatore

Buisness Development Manager, Toscana Life Sciences Foundation

Dr. Giulietta Minozzi

Researcher, Parco Tecnologico Padano of Lodi (Italy)

Dr. Marc Van de Craen

Founder, Biotech Subsidy

INVEST IN DENMARK

Mr. Clemens Petersen

Vice President, Novo Nordisk

Title of the presentation : Global Life Science Opportunities in Denmark


Regenerative Medicine: The Emerging Landscape for Innovative Therapies & Services in India 04.30 PM - 06.00 PM

Chair:

Mr. B. N. Manohar

CEO, Stempeutics Research Pvt. Ltd.

Speakers:

Mr. B. N. Manohar

CEO, Stempeutics Research Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Alka Sharma

Joint Director/Scientist ‘E’, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India

Dr. Chandra Viswanathan

Sr. Vice President,Head Regenerative Medicine, Reliance Life Sciences

Mr. Mayur Abhaya
Executive Director, Life Cell International Pvt. Ltd.


Chair:

Dr. Kas Subramanian

Chief Scientific Officer, Strand Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.

Speakers:

Dr. Kas Subramanian

Chief Scientific Officer, Strand Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Denis Thieffry

Biology Institute, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris, France

Mr. K.S. Ramanujan

Head, Computational Math, Cellworks Research India Pvt. Ltd.

Prof. Pawan Dhar

Director, Centre for Systems & Synthetic Biology, University of Kerala, Trivandrum


VENUE: The Lalit Ashok, Bangalore

Theme: "Is India’s Biotech leadership ready for establishing a Biotech global foot print?"

Chair:

Mr. Sujay Shetty

Director / India Leader, Pharma, Life Sciences & Medical Devices PricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt. Ltd.

Panelists:

Dr. G. Ilavazhagan

Scientist ‘G’ & Director, Directorate of Life Sciences, Defence Research & Development Organization, Government of India

Mr. D.A. Prasanna

Chairman & Managing Director, Ecron Acunova

Dr. V. N. Balaji

Director and Chief Scientific Mentor, Jubilant Biosys Limited

Mr. Venkat Jasti

Chairman & CEO, Suven Life Sciences Limited

Dr. Vijay Chandru

President, ABLE , Chairman & CEO, Strand Life Sciences

Mr. Krishnan G.S.

Regional President, India, Novozymes South Asia Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Aditya Handa

MD & CEO, Abellon Group of Companies

Day 2, Thursday, May 5, 2011


Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw


Chairperson, Karnataka Vision Group On Biotechnology, Chairman & Manging Director, Biocorn Limited


11.00 AM - 11.30 AM



Dr. Philipe Gabant

Head of Business Development, Delphi Genetics

Dr. Maarten Van Dongen

Executive, BioPortEurope

Dr. Sarma Duddu

President & CEO, TARIS Biomedica

Dr. Sujan K. Dhar

Chief Executive Officer , Abexome Biosciences Pvt. Ltd.

Ms. Cecile LESTURGEON

Product Manager Life Sciences, Emerging Markets, EMEIA, Beckman Coulter International S.A.

Dr. Claire Isabelle Bungard

Application Specialist, Leica Microsystems

Dr. Taslimarif Saiyed

Chief Operating Officer , Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms

Dr. Amal K. Mukhopadhayay

Associate of MIDPL, Mayar Infrastructure Development Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Rajesh Venkateswaran

Director, Optimal Strategix Group, Inc.

Dr. Harish

Director, ICBIO Clinical Research Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Sandeep Baluni

Head, Corporate Sales, Elsevier-Science & Technology

Ms. Aarohi Badyal

Manager, Business Development, Alexandria Equities Management (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Sadhana Srivastava

Scientist D, IPR Unit, Indian Council of Medical Research

Chair:

Prof. G. Padmanaban

NASI-Platinum Jubilee Chair/ Hon. Professor, Department of Biochemistry Indian Institute of Science

Panelists:

Dr. S.R. Rao

Adviser, Dept. of Biotechnology, Ministry of S&T, Govt. of India

Dr. K. Dharmalingam

DBT Distinguished Biotechnology Research Professor, School of Biotechnology, Madurai Kamaraj University

Mr. Ravi C. Dasgupta

Vice President - Group HR, Biocon Ltd.

Dr. Maulishree Agrahari

Professor & Key Resource Person - Biotechnology, PES Institute of Technology

Mr. Shyam Suryanarayanan

Founder and CEO, C-DRIVE HR Services Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Varun Aggarwal

Co-founder and Director, Aspiring Minds


Chair:

Mr. Kapil Khandelwal

Director, Makven Capital Private Limited

Panelists:

Dr. Shirshendu Mukherji

Strategic Adviser, Wellcome Trust

Dr. Renu Swarup

Adviser, Dept. of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India

Dr. Purnima Sharma

Managing Director, Biotech Consortium India Limited

Dr. Sunny Sharma

Senior Managing Director - Asia, OrbiMed Advisors India Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Krathish Bopanna

President & Executive Director, Semler Research Centre Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Ravi Tyagi

Head, SME Project, National Stock Exchange



Chair:

Dr. Vijay Chandru

President ABLE, Chairman & CEO, Strand Life Sciences

Speakers:

Dr. Pawan Saharan

Chairman & CEO-Biomix Network Inc.USA, Biomix Network Ltd., Partner-AMUL-World's largest Dairy

Dr. Supreet Deshpande

Director, V Life Sciences Technologies

Dr. Cyrus Karkaria

President, Biotech Division, Lupin Ltd.

Mr. Achin Gupta

Sr. Vice President – Corporate Strategy, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Mr. S. Shriram

Principal Co-ordinator, Operations, Evolva Biotech



Chair:

Dr. Goutam Das

Consultant, Goutam Das Consultancy

Speakers:

Dr. Ganesh Sambasivam

Co-founder and CSO, Anthem Biosciences Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Dhananjay B. Patankar

Vice President - Biologics, Syngene International Limited

Mr. Balaji Iyengar

Country Manager & CEO - India, Ecron Acunova



Vaccines – New Developments & Effective Delivery Systems
04.30 PM – 06.00 PM

Chair:

Dr. L.R. Sood

Secretary, Indian Academy of Vaccinology and Immunobiology

Speakers:

Dr. L.R. Sood

Secretary, Indian Academy of Vaccinology and Immunobiology

Prof. G. Jagadeesh

Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science

Dr. S.K. Jana

Additional Director, R&D and Manufacturing, Human Vaccine Development, Serum Institute

Dr. Malathi Lakshmikumaran

Head, Life Sciences, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan

Dr. Kapil Maithal

Director, Program Management, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative


Chair:

Dr. Binay Panda

Chief Officer & Head - Ganit Labs Bio - IT Centre, IBAB

Speakers:

Dr. Binay Panda

Chief Officer & Head - Ganit Labs Bio - IT Centre, IBAB

Dr. Suresh Venkataram

Chief Scientific Officer, Semler Research Center Pvt. Ltd.

Prof. Chandra Verma

Head of Division, Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR, Singapore

Dr. Surendra K. Chikara

Chief Scientific Officer, Xcelris Genomics , Xcelris Labs Ltd.

Mr. Manish Bali

Professional Solutions Group (Tesla) - NVIDIA, Asia South


Chief Guest:

Shri. Suresh Kumar S.

Hon’ble Minister for Law, Justice and Human Rights, Parliamentary Affairs, Legislation, City Corporations from Urban Development Department excluding subjects Pertaining to Bangalore City and BWSSB Government of Karnataka

Guest of Honour:

Shri N. Prabhudev

Vice Chancellor , Bangalore University

Presentation of:

• Bio-Excellence Awards

• Exhibition Awards

• Poster Awards


Day 3, Friday, May 6, 2011

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Samir K. Brahmachari

Director General of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR); Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR)



Chair:

Dr. B.V. Ravi Kumar

Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, Xcyton Diagnostics Limited

Speakers:

Dr. B.V. Ravi Kumar

Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, Xcyton Diagnostics Limited

Dr. Bill Thies

Researcher, Technologies for Emerging Markets Group, Microsoft Research India

Mr. Chandrasekhar B. Nair

Founder Director, Bigtec Private Limited

Mr. Uday Puri

Director, MediVed Innovations Pvt. Ltd.


Chair:

Dr. John C. Gebler

Scientific Marketing Director, Waters Corporation, USA

Speakers:

Dr. John C. Gebler

Scientific Marketing Director, Waters Corporation, USA

Dr. Christoph Kruell

Product Manager Europe Automated Solutions, Beckman Coulter India

Mr. Gerd Kern

Product Manager / Ion Exchange Chromatography
Merck Millipore / Biopharm Process Solutions, Millipore SAS, France

Dr. Srividya Kailasam

Application Scientist, Agilent Technologies

*Mr. Swapnil Ballal

Program Manager, Bioprocess, Fast Trak India group of GE Healthcare

INAUGURATION OFAGRI AND INDUSTRIAL BIOTECH DAY

Dignitaries:

Mr. M.N Vidyashankar, I.A.S.

Principal Secretary, Department of IT BT and S&T, Govt. of Karnataka

Mr. N.C. Muniyappa

Principal Secretary, Dept. Of Agriculture, Government of Karnataka

Prof. Samir K. Brahmachari

Director General of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR); Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR)

Dr. Satish K. Raina

Director, Global Transgenes Ltd., (A Nath Group Company)

Dr. Vijay Chandru

President, ABLE, Chairman & CEO, Strand Life Sciences



R & D in Agribiotechnology for Food & Nutritional Security 12.00 NOON - 01.30 PM

Chair:

*Prof. G. Padmanaban

NASI-Platinum Jubilee Chair / Hon. Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Indian Institute of Science

Co-Chair:

Dr. M. Mahadevappa

Former VC, UAS, Dharwad

Lead Speaker:

*Dr. V. Prakash

Former Director, CFTRI

Speakers:

Dr. Gautam Nadig

Co founder and Head, R & D, Business Development and Administrative function, Meta Helix Life Sciences Ltd.

Dr. Michael Metzlaff

Group Leader TL & Research Liaison Management, Bayer BioScience N.V.

Dr. Ramaiah Valasubramanian

Trait Characterization and Development Lead, DuPont Knowledge Center

Mr. Ajay Jakhar

Farmer Leader



Chair:

Prof. V.S. Ramamurthy

Director, National Institute of Advanced Studies

Panelists:

Mr. N. C. Muniyappa

Principal Secretary, Dept. Of Agriculture, Government of Karnataka

Dr. K. Narayan Gowda

VC, UAS, Bangalore

Mr. Gyanendra Shukla

Director Corporate Affairs & Cotton Traits, Monsanto

Ms. Madhavi Char

Legal Consultant, Mahyco

Mr. Chengal Reddy

Farmer Leader

Mr. Bhagirath Choudhary

National Co-ordinator, ISAAA.


Chair:

Dr. Ashwin Gajra

Head, Bioprocessing Richcore Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd.

Speakers:

Dr. Alok Adholeya

Director, Biotechnology and Management of Bioresources Division, The Energy and Resources Institute

Ms. Aindrila Dasgupta

Senior Manager Application Technology, Novozymes South Asia Pvt. Ltd.

Prof. Udipi Shrinivasa

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science

Ms. Rikke Festersen

Head of R&D India, Novozymes South Asia Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Srinivasan Rajagopalan

Program Leader - Chemical Engineering / EFMB at Praj Industries Ltd.

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