Scientific Advisory Board



The agenda is being shaped by an industry advisory board, with members including:


Professor Albert Osterhaus Professor Albert Osterhaus
Director, Research Center for Emerging Infections and Zoonoses (RIZ) 
University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover

Dr Jeffrey Almond Dr Jeffrey Almond
Former Vice President Discovery Research and Development, Sanofi and Visiting Professor  
University of Oxford - Oxford Vaccine Group

Dr Jan Poolman Dr Jan Poolman
Head Bacterial Vaccine Discovery and Early Development  

Dr Gregory A. Poland Dr Gregory A. Poland 
Director of Mayo Vaccine Research Group  
Mayo Clinic and Foundation

Dr Antu Dey Dr Antu Dey
Senior Director, Research & Development  
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

Konrad Stradler Dr Konrad Stradler
Head of R&D Vaccines  
Boehringer Ingelheim

Dr Roy Baynes Dr Roy Baynes
Senior Vice President Global Clinical Development and Chief Medical Officer  

Dr Nathalie Garçon Dr Nathalie Garçon 

Dr Cyril Gay   Dr Cyril Gay
Senior National Program Leader, Office of National Programs  

Dr Rino Rappuoli  Dr Rino Rappuoli
Chief Scientist  
GSK Vaccines

Dr Mahesh Kumar Dr Mahesh Kumar
Vice President, Global Biologics Research  

Dr Bernard Vallat Dr Bernard Vallat
Honorary Director General  
Office International Des Epizooties

Dr Ralf Clemens Dr Ralf Clemens

Dr Jerald Sadoff Dr Jerald Sadoff  
Senior Advisor  
Janssen Infectious Diseases and Vaccines

Dr Lorne A. Babiuk Dr Lorne A. Babiuk
Former Vice-President
University of Alberta

Prof Roman Prymula Prof Roman Prymula
Professor Preventive Medicine
Charles University in Prague

Prof Hanna Nohynek Prof Hanna Nohynek 
Deputy Director
Finish Public Health

Prof Fred Zepp Prof Fred Zepp
Medical Director and Chairman of the Department of Paediatrics
University Medicine Mainz

Dr Annaliesa Anderson Dr Annaliesa Anderson
VP Bacterial Vaccines

Dr Joris Vandeputte Dr Joris Vandeputte
IABS (International Alliance for Biological Standardization)

Prof Hanneke Schuitemaker

Prof Hanneke Schuitemaker 
Global Head of Viral Vaccine Discovery and Translational Medicine in the Infectious Disease and Vaccines Therapeutic Area 
Janssen Vaccines

Dr Miles Carroll

Dr Miles Carroll 
Deputy Director 
Public Health England 

Dr Christiane Gerke, Head of Vaccine Programs, Institut Pasteur

Dr Christiane Gerke
Head of Vaccine Programs
Institut Pasteur  


Well organised and extremely good keynotes/plenaries and roundtables

Research Director, Food Safety Authority Evira Finland



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