President, J. Craig Venter Institute, USA
The 6th Microbiome R&D and Business Collaboration Forum is one of the three meetings forming the Microbiome Probiotics Series: Europe.
The 2019 series will bring together more than 400 industry, academic, and investment leaders to discuss the must cutting-edge microbiome research, challenges and opportunities in moving research towards commercialisation, and potential partnerships and collaborations.
For the first time, this event will be three days. As an attendee, you will get more in-depth content on the key challenges and topics facing researchers and product developers, and more time to establish partnerships. Hear from top scientists in the field, meet willing investors and collaborators, and learn about exciting new companies in the microbiome space. With ample networking time and interactive sessions like the roundtable discussions, there will be many opportunities to broaden your connections.
2019 Featured speakers
Our full speaker panel can be found here
Scientific Officer, Health Research, Personalised Medicine, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission, Belgium
Group Leader, Complex Microbial Systems, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), USA
• 90+ presentations from industry and academic leaders
• 12+ hours of dedicated networking time
• 10+ expert-led roundtable discussions
• 3 extended senior-level interactive panel discussions
• Start-up and small company showcases investment opportunities
Roundtables are informal, small-group interactive discussions on key topics in the field. Discussion leaders will introduce sub-topics/questions for discussion and roundtable attendees are encouraged to participate actively in the session.
The Microbiome & Probiotics Series: Europe includes these roundtables: