The Advanced Therapies Congress is Europe’s largest commerical cell and gene therapy conference and exhibition. The event is for the leaders of pioneering ATMP companies and their most senior executives in charge of the latest tech and strategies that are driving the industry forward.

In 2025, we’ll be bringing our community of 2,500 global executives back together once again at London’s ExCel, to be inspired by 300 speakers and 100 start-ups over 2 incredible days.

The Advanced Therapies Congress features speakers from across the entire value chain of cell and gene therapy development; forward-thinking pharma, biotech and start-up companies, researchers, clinicians, academics, HTAs, payers and regulators.  



  • The latest cutting-edge research entering the clinic
  • Safeguarding clinical success
  • Delivering cell and gene medicines to patients effectively
  • Scale up and automation of all processes and manufacturing
  • Scaling up from research to commercial levels
  • Moving beyond oncology applications
  • Addressing the bottleneck in potential business models and reimbursement
  • World leading technologies and solutions
  • A growing community of start-ups and disruptive technologies

Conference Topics


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  • Stem cells
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • MSCs vs iPSCs
  • Cord blood advancements
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  • Application for treatment of more common diseases
  • Tackling immunogenicity
  • Rare diseases & orphan drugs
  • Novel gene delivery systems
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  • Autologous vs allogeneic
  • Tackling solid tumours
  • Combination therapy
  • Patient stratification and precision medicine approaches
  • In-vivo engineering
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  • Automation & closed systems
  • Scaling up to commercial level
  • Keeping costs low
  • Decentralized and Point-of-care manufacturing
  • Quality Control
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  • CMC, Analytics and Safety
  • In house vs outsourcing
  • Evolving best industry practice and standardization
  • Technological Innovation
  • Capsid Engineering and Design
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  • Tackling large scale regulatory challenges
  • Finding the right framework for reimbursement and market access
  • Evidence generation and real-world evidence
  • Outcome based agreements
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  • Logistics, transportation, distribution & cold chain
  • Moving from clinical to commercial scale operations
  • Supply chain considerations
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  • Ensuring clinical success
  • Clinical and nursing perspectives
  • Transitioning from clinical to commercial
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  • Safety and ethical considerations
  • CRISPR/Cas9
  • Clinical trials development
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  • Latest in academic research
  • Tackling educational and training needs
  • Latest cutting edge technologies
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  • Company presentations from exciting new start-ups
  • Creating a collaborative ecosystem
  • Financing, innovation & company creation
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  • Immunotherapy for solid tumours
  • AI in oncology
  • Non oncology applications
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  • Tackling large scale regulatory challenges
  • Patient informed policy decisions
  • Review of EU HTA regulations
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  • Challenges in clinical adoption
  • Patient pathways and improving accessibility
  • Initial and ongoing care

Advisory Board


We have a core group of leading ATMP experts who help us put together the agenda each year. With their expertise we build a programme with the most informative and up to date content each year.


We’ve been sparking ideas, innovations and relationships that transform business for over 30 years. Using our global footprint, we bring innovators, disrupters and change agents together. Discussing and demonstrating the technology, strategies and personalities that are changing the way the world does business.

Our world leading events bring scale, knowledge, and gravitas to promote innovation and technology that change people’s lives. Whether it is solar and renewables in Africa, education technology in Australia, payments and e-commerce in Asia, railways in the Middle East, orphan drugs in the Americas, or aviation in Europe, our events make a difference. We are creative, organic, and customer focused, curating content for the specific industry and location of each event. Whether you’re looking to make new connections, introduce product or inspire change in your industry, we invite you to join us as agitators of change.


Get Involved with Advanced Therapies Congress


To sponsor or exhibit

Ashlea Foster
+44 208 164 3032


To speak

Ila Dickinson
+44 207 092 1150