Darko received his Ph.D. from University of Düsseldorf, Germany, where he worked on biophysical analysis of proteins.After a post-doc at the Research-Centre Jülich studying interactions and structure of proteins he took a position in X-Ray Crystallography at the Bio-Centre Basel, Switzerland.In 2007 he moved to Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, where he was heading the bispecific antibodies platform in the protein engineering department.Currently, Darko is leading a group in the therapeutic protein sciences department, Biotherapeutic and Analytical Technologies at Novartis.His work is focused on engineering of therapeutic proteins and optimization of antibodies and antibody-like molecules, such as bispecifics.Darko’s responsibilities include innovation, IP and new technologies.
There are two parts to the Festival of Biologics: the five world-class international conferences covering Antibodies, Immunotherapy, BioSimilars, Clinical Trials, and High Potency APIs; and an exhibition featuring the most exciting technology and solutions for pharma and biotech. There is a registration fee to attend the conferences. To visit the exhibition is free.
Conference 29 - 31 October • Exhibition & Seminars 29 - 31 October