Industry Expert Theater

The Industry Expert Theater brings together industry leaders and attendees interested in the latest drug development research. These hour-long educational (non-accredited) presentations take place in the Oncology Professionals Hall on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. 

Saturday, June 2

Integration of Genomics Data and Analysis in Oncology Research​
9:30 AM–10:30 AM
Medidata Solutions
Jason Mezey, Ph.D., Principal Researcher for Rave Genomics, Medidata Solutions, Professor, Cornell University & Weill Cornell Medicine
Ruthanna Davi, Ph.D., Senior Director of Data Science, Medidata Solutions
Ana Oromendia, Ph.D., Business Analytics Manager for Genomics, Medidata Solutions


A Treatment Option for Patients with HR+/HER2- Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer​© Lilly USA, LLC 2018. All rights reserved
12:15 PM–1:15 PM
Lilly Oncology
Maura Dickler, MD, Vice President, Late Phase Oncology Development, Eli Lilly and Company
Andrew Koustenis, Senior Research Advisor, Breast Cancer Development Team, Eli Lilly and Company


Are You Ready for Biosimilars? What the Oncologist Should Know
3:00 PM–4:00 PM
Richard Markus, MD, Ph.D., Vice President, Global Development, Amgen


Sunday, June 3

Establishing a Treatment Paradigm in Post-Gemcitabine Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer​
9:45 AM–10:45 AM†
Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sotirios Stergiopoulos, Senior Vice President Global Medical Affairs & Chief Medical Officer 
Ipsen Bioscience, Inc. 


Redirecting T Cells Toward Cancer with Investigational BiTE® Molecules​
11:30 AM–12:30 PM
Damiette Smit, MD, MS, Medical Director, Early Development Lead Oncology, Amgen


DCVax® Personalized Dendritic Cell Vaccines
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Northwest Biotherapeutics Presenter: Marnix L. Bosch, PhD, Chief Technical Officer, Northwest Biotherapeutics


Monday, June 4

News and Updates on Treatment with LENVIMA (lenvatinib)​
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM†‡
Eisai, Inc.
Corina Dutcus, Vice President, Clinical Research, Eisai, Inc. 


Precision Medicine: Doing it right, doing it now
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM†‡
Allscripts, 2bPrecise®
Dr. Joel Diamond, CMO, 2bPrecise



*This list reflects commitments as of April 10, 2018.
Only individuals with an attendee designation on their badge will be admitted.
Presentation intended for a U.S. audience only.