Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 6th Annual

Improving Immunotherapy Efficacy and Safety

Engineering Strategies to Develop Targeted, Effective and Safe Immunotherapies

May 11-12, 2021


Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 6th Improving Immunotherapy Efficacy and Safety conference focuses on the latest engineering strategies, targets and modalities being adopted to improve immunotherapy efficacy and safety. Topics include new and emerging targets, immune tolerance, the role of the tumor microenvironment, TRegs, plus effective strategies to mitigate toxicity. Examples will come from the world of checkpoint inhibitors, agonists, adoptive T cell therapy, combinations, and oncolytic viruses, amongst others.


Coverage will include, but is not limited to:


Latest updates in:

  • Understanding and priming the immune response
    • Tumor microenvironment
    • Turning cold tumors hot
    • Immunotherapy success, resistance and failure
  • Next-generation immune checkpoints
  • Agonists
  • New tools and strategies to prevent, control and mitigate toxicology
    • Cytokine storm, cytokine response, macrophage activation syndrome
  • Targeting solid tumors
  • New targets – target identification, validation, targeting new antigens
  • Immunotherapies for COVID and immune related disorders


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


The deadline for priority consideration is November 6, 2020.


All proposals are subject to review by session chairpersons and/or the Scientific Advisory Committee to ensure the overall quality of the conference program. Additionally, as per Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s policy, a select number of vendors and consultants who provide products and services will be 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: 44 7837 651 303

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:

Companies A-K

Jason Gerardi

Senior Manager, Business Development

Phone: 781-972-5452 Email:


Companies L-Z

Ashley Parsons

Manager, Business Development

Phone: 781-972-1340 Email: