Oct. 07

Topic: 

​Open Innovation in Pharmaceutical Industry and Taiwan’s Engagement.

Topic: 

​​Machine Learning for Clinical Diagnosis

Career Session​

Topic: 

​​CSI in Biologics Manufacturing.

Jhansi L. Lakkaraju, Ph.D.

Vice President

 i3 Pharmaceuticals, LLC and Pontis Pharma, LLC


Keynote

Topic: 

​​​​Dx Innovation in the Era of Precision Medicine and Big Data: Opportunities and challenges

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Dinner and Networking

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Application.

12:00 PM

What




         Join us to extend networking


and increase career opportunities




When





October, 6 - 7, 2018







Coffee Break and​ Group Pictures

Location

9:00 AM

Coffee Break

11:45 AM

We invite speakers from academia and industry in the US and Taiwan to share their experiences and knowledge

in these topics related to the development of pharmaceutical and medical devices/materials. 

We also dedicate a session for issues related to job searching and career development. 

10:30 AM

Topic: 

​​Formulation 360

These panelists will share their stories how they found their jobs in the industry and demonstrated their skills and abilities to move ahead. They will cover the problems and the potential solutions that young people may encounter during searching for the first job and advanced promotion in the US. Attendees can expect to learn their job types and how they plan their next steps.

​​Lunch

Mock Interveiw 

8:50 AM

Hotel Information

Career Panel II

A good interview performance can lead you to get a job. If you are searching for a job/internship/Co-op, we encourage you to sign up the mock interview. Slots are limited for 20 persons. If you are interested, please send your resume to taapustw@gmail.com as soon as possible before 9/16/2018. We will send you a notification if you got in. We look forward to seeing you at the symposium!

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8:30 AM

Ya-Wen Chen, Ph.D. 
Associate research scientist
Columbia University

Medical Center

​​Registration

Info


10:40 AM

Maurice Shen, Ph.D.

Head of Academic Relations

Benchsci

Karen Chu, Ph.D.

Corporate Vice President,

PAREXEL

8:00 AM

​Yiu-Lian Fong, Ph.D.
Global Head
Diagnostic Innovation
Johnson & Johnson Innovation

3:30 PM

​​David Cipolla, Ph.D.
Vice President in Research
Insmed Inc.

Topic: 

​​The journey of pharmaceutical development: Inspiration, Innovation and Perseverance

​​Raritan Valley Community College Conference Center

Somerset Hall, Branchburg, NJ 08876

2:15 PM

​Eric Haofan Peng, Ph.D. 
Senior Engineer
Manufacturing Sciences, Biogen

Keynote

​Topic: 

​Lipid-Based Formulation Technology for Better Drug-Delivery

4:15 PM



Where




Raritan Valley Community College Conference Center



 118 Lamington Rd, Branchburg, NJ 08876




Schedule

2018 TAAB Symposium 


           Inspiration . Innovation.Perseverance                  

Chi Tarn, Ph.D.

PMP, Associate Director, Oncology, Janssen Pharmaceutics

Registration

Topic: 

​​​An Introduction to CMC Regulatory Affairs: Lifecycle Management from Product Birth to Death.

Oct. 06

1:30 PM

Keelung Hong, Ph.D.
Founder and Chairman 
of the Board
Taiwan Liposome Company, Inc.

                                   2018 TAAB SYMPOSIUM                   


By Taiwanese American Association of Biotechnology                          © TAAB All Rights Reserved

Thanks to​​


10:00 AM

President of TAAB Opening Remarks

Elise L. Perkul, J.D

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP

2017 TAAB Symposium at Princeton University      


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Coffee Break

Career Panel I

​Yung-Chi Lee, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist
Merck Research Laboratories

Topic: 

​​​​From the bench to business: The BenchSci Story

Maurice Shen, Ph.D.
Head of Academic Relations 
BenchSci

11:15 AM

Jen-Tang Lu, Ph.D.
MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science

Tickets

11:00 AM

9:00 AM

Somerset Hall, Branchburg, NJ 08876

Ticket

Lirong Liu, Ph.D.

Senior Manager

Pfizer Inc.

Topic: 

​​Generation of a three-dimensional lung organoid from human pluripotent stem cells and its applications

Jennifer Schmitt, M.S.
Associate Director 
in Global Regulatory Affairs
Merck & Co.

9:45 AM

About


2018 TAAB Symposium Mock Interview

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Closing Remark

Our Sponsors


​Mark Kao, Ph.D.Scientific DirectorJanssen Research & Development, LLC

5:00 PM


​​Taiwanese American Association of Biotechnology​


台美生技協會 (TAAB)

Sean Wang, Ph.D.
President
ITRI International Inc.

Jenny Yip, Ph.D.

​NY/NJ Business

Development Manager

Eurofins DiscoverX

3:00 PM