The Bioprocessing Summit
The Bioprocessing Summit

Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 3rd Annual
Cell Therapy Bioproduction, Operations and Logistics
Industrializing Cell Therapy Production
Part of CHI's 8th Annual The Bioprocessing Summit

August 17-18, 2016 | Westin Boston Waterfront | Boston, MA

CHI’s Cell Therapy BioProduction, Operations and Logistics meeting takes an in-depth look at the practicalities of producing autologous and allogenic cell therapies, focusing on key areas such as process development, scalability, bioreactors, next-generation production technologies, automation, closed systems, needle-to-needle logistics, supply chain and facility design. The meeting will feature extensive sessions on CAR-T and TCR production.

Topics will include, but are not limited to:


  • Process development
  • Scaling up and scaling out
  • Next-generation manufacturing technologies
  • Implementing automated, closed and integrated systems
  • Manufacturability
  • Establishing target product profile
  • Unique challenges in CAR-T/ TCR production
  • Packaging and labelling
  • Extractables and leachables

Operations and Logistics

  • Centralized and de-centralized manufacturing networks
  • Internal versus external bioproduction
  • Harvesting cells to and from manufacturing site
  • Needle-to-needle logistics and tracking
  • Managing manufacturing execution systems and chain of custody
  • Facility design and flexibility
  • Supply chain security

If you would like to submit a proposal to give a presentation at this meeting, please click here.

Deadline for submission is February 15, 2016.

All proposals are subject to review by the Scientific Advisory Committee to ensure the highest quality of the conference program. Please note that due to limited speaking slots, preference is given to pharmaceutical and biotech companies, regulators and those from academia. Additionally, vendors/consultants who provide products and services to these biopharmaceutical companies are offered opportunities for podium presentation slots based on a variety of Corporate Sponsorships.

For more details on the conference, please contact:

Daniel Barry
Senior Conference Director
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
Phone: (+1) 781-247-6266

For exhibit & sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Companies A-K

Sherry Johnson
Business Development Manager
781-972-1359 |

Companies L-Z

Carolyn Benton
Business Development Manager
781-972-5412 |

For media partnership opportunities, please contact:

Kaushik Chaudhuri
Director of Product Marketing
Phone: 781-972-5419