ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress, US, 2016

 

ViE Awards 2015

The 8th Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Awards recognised those who have done outstanding work in the field, honour those who have made significant contributions to the development of the sector and celebrate the great achievements made in the world of vaccines in the last year. 

We are delighted to announce the winners of each category below: 

 

Best Clinical Trial Network OR Site - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Clinical Trial Network OR Site

Winner : Alliance for Multispecialty Research (AMR)

Highly Commended : PMG Research

 

Best CRO - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best CRO

Winner : Quintiles

Highly Commended : ICON

 

Best CMO - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best CMO

Winner : Baxter Biopharma Solutions

Highly Commended : VGXI

 

Best Technological Development - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Technological Development

Winner : Roche Diagnostics Bio-analytical instrumentation tools

Highly Commended : ViroCyt virus counter 3100 

 

Best Vaccine Partnership/Alliance - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Vaccine Partnership / Alliance

Winner : GSK/NIH – Ebola vaccine

Highly Commended : Greater Gift Initiative

 

Best Academic Research Team - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Academic Research Team

Winner : University of Pennsylvania – DNA vaccines program under David B. Weiner

Highly Commended : Duke – program working with Global HIV/AIDS Vaccine Enterprise 

 

Best Financing Deal - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Financing Deal
Winner : Advaxis - $23M financing for cancer vaccines (Adage Capital Management, Broadfin Capital, Sectoral Asset Management, Cormorant Asset Management, T. Rowe Price Associates)

Highly Commended : Immatics - $30M for cancer vaccine trial (Series D funding from Dievini Hopp Biotech holding, Wellington Partners, AT Impf GmbH and others)

 

Best Vaccine License - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Vaccine Licence

Winner : NewLink, Merck Ebola vaccine licensing agreement

Highly Commended : Aduro and J&J licencing agreement for novel immunotherapies for prostate cancer

 

Best Early-Stage Biotech - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Early-Stage Biotech

Winner : Advaxis

Highly Commended : Inovio

 

Best Biotech CEO - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Biotech CEO

Winner : Stephen Hoffman, Sanaria

Highly Commended : Daniel J. O’Connor, Advaxis 

 

Best Pharma Company - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Pharma Company

Winner : Merck & Co

Highly Commended : GSK

 

Best Prophylactic Vaccine (approved or in development) - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Prophylactic Vaccine (approved or in development)

Winner : Newlink and Merck - rVSV-EBOV for Ebola

Highly Commended : Sanofi Pasteur – YF-VAX for Dengue

 

Best Therapeutic Vaccine (approved or in development) - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Best Therapeutic Vaccine (approved or in development)

Winner : Inovio - VGX-3100 DNA vaccine

Highly Commended : Agenus - Prophage vaccine series for brain cancer

 

Outstanding achievement - ViE Awards at the World Vaccine Congress US 2015

Outstanding Achievement (Lifetime Achievement)

Winner : Dr Lance Gordon