Emerging & Re-Emerging Diseases Track



The Zika and Ebola outbreaks brought emerging and re-emerging diseases screaming into the limelight.

This brought with it a renewed vigor for vaccines from the public and a catalyst for the scientific community to progress vaccines for diseases such as as Zika, Ebola, Malaria, Dengue, and Chikungunya.

Use this conference to meet with and demonstrate your knowledge to the organizations who are pushing forward in this area.



Who Sponsors?



This is a prime opportunity for specialists in emerging diseases from:

• Platform Technology Providers
• Logistics / Cold Chain
• Big Pharma
• Biotechs

Who Attends



• Pharma
• Biotechs
• National and International Government
• Non-Profit Organizations
• Academics And Research Institutions

Job Titles



• CMO / Head of Scientific Affairs
• Head of Infectious / Emerging / Neglected Disease
• Head of R&D
• Head of Virology
• Head of Immunology





Hard to Develop Vaccines, Tuesday 30 October 2018

Opening Plenary Session

Dr Martin Friede

Short morning break followed by session tracks


Morning Networking Break


Networking Lunch & Poster Session

Chair closing remarks of day one followed by Drinks Reception

last published: 26/Oct/18 13:55

Hard to Develop Vaccines, Wednesday 31 October 2018


Morning Networking Break


Afternoon Networking Lunch


Dr Giovanna Zanoni
Dr Helen Bright

Flumist vaccine effectiveness – It’s return and the real story

  • Questions over the effectiveness of the live attenuated vaccine
  • Why it lost its recommendation
  • The journey, investigation and trial data to rectify this
Dr Rino Rappuoli

Closing plenary: The future of vaccinology: Incorporating bioinformatics, omics and structural vaccinology into vaccine design

  • The Human Immunologic Setpoint: Baseline immune status predicts vaccine response
  • A bottleneck for all, the ability to manage and analyze in an integrative with all the data that is generated
  • interpreting everything into something meaningful

Chair’s closing remarks and close of congress

last published: 26/Oct/18 13:55

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