Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Fifth Annual
Antibodies for Cancer Therapy
Exploiting Successful Strategies
Part of the 11th Annual PEGS: the essential protein engineering summit
May 4-5, 2015 | World Trade Center | Boston, Massachusetts


The outlook for therapeutic antibodies is very promising. This meeting will highlight current trends in development including identifying and validating novel targets, improving drug-like properties, employing immunotherapy approaches and advancing novel constructs. This program has consistently recruited the thought leaders in the field to review the status of myriad innovative antibodies and key strategies for advancing them towards the clinic.

This meeting will address the following areas: 

  • Investigate hot targets in cancer antibodies including CTLA4, PD1 and CD47
  • Highlight trends in immunotherapy approaches
  • Discover and validate novel targets for antibody engineering
  • Review recent successes in the field
  • Explore immunomodulatory antibodies
  • Improve drug-like properties and clinical efficacy

Scientists who wish to present their knowledge and expertise to their colleagues are asked to click here to submit an abstract. Remember to specify the conference that you are interested in and please provide your full contact information.

The deadline for submission is October 3, 2014. 

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:
Christina Lingham
Executive Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
Phone: 781-972-5464
E: clingham@healthtech.com 

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:
Jason Gerardi (Companies A-K)
Manager, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
T: 781-972-5452
E: jgerardi@healthtech.com 

Carol Dinerstein (Companies L-Z)
Director, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
T: 781.972.5471
E: dinerstein@healthtech.com