Influenza & Respiratory Vaccines Track



This event will tackle the latest issues affecting vaccines for respiratory diseases including influenza, TB, RSV and MERS to stimulate the industry to develop more effective vaccines.

Ensure you use this event to make people aware of your expertise around key topics such as universal and seasonal flu, maternal immunization and pandemic preparedness.



Who Sponsors?



This is a key opportunity for specialists in influenza and respiratory vaccines from:

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

Who Attends



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

Job Titles



• CMO / Head of Scientific Affairs
• Head of Influenza
• Head of Infectious Disease
• Head of R&D
• Head of Regulatory Affairs
• Head of Manufacturing
• Head of Immunology





Respiratory 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: 14/Aug/18 09:45

Respiratory Vaccines, Wednesday 31 October 2018


Morning Networking Break


Afternoon Networking Lunch


Dr Giovanna Zanoni

Status of vaccine confidence around the world

  • Social and political factors that can affect uptake of vaccines
  • How can we better educate the public the benefits of immunisation?
  • How can public health institutions, government and vaccine developers help with building a coherent story
  • AEFI surveillance and risk communication
  • Are we overlooking the power of social media?
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

Chair’s closing remarks and close of congress

last published: 14/Aug/18 09:45

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