SMi's ADC Summit 2016 to Highlight the Developments for Next Wave of Antibody-Drug Conjugates

SMi Group reports (2016.21.01): Registration now live for the 5th annual ADC Summit taking place at the Holiday Inn Kensington Forum, London, UK on the 23rd – 24th May 2016.

London, United Kingdom, January 24, 2016 --( SMi is delighted to announce that its 5th ADC Summit will take place on 23rd – 24th May in London, UK. Registration to the conference is now live.

With the FDA's recent approval of ADCs Adcetris and Kadcyla, the industry has never been moving faster. New innovations in developing the next best generation ADCs are bursting into the clinic at a rapid rate.

SMi's 5th ADC Summit provides a comprehensive analysis of the various approaches with the next generation ADCs. Hear the latest insights from Takeda on Adcetris; discuss the latest advancements in research and development from Medimmune; and analyse case studies from big pharma companies such as Roche, Bayer, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Novartis and many more.

Key sessions include:

- Takeda presents how ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) was developed to treat Hodgkin Lymphoma

- Advancement in antibody drug conjugates: a step closer to magic bullets in war against cancer

- Safety at the forefront: homogeneity of ADCs for highly effective and safer cancer therapy and many more.

For the the complete event agenda including all speakers and their topics, visit

In addition, don’t miss the two interactive half-day post-conference workshops taking place on the 25th May 2016 at the Holiday Inn Kensington Forum, London:

Workshop A: ADC Payloads: Availability and Mechanisms of Action hosted by Femtogenix and King's College London

Workshop B: Developments in High Potency Manufacturing hosted by SKAN AG

Join industry experts as they share, confer and debate how to create the next wave of ADCs with better efficacy, lower toxicity and improved potency for clinical success.

Book by February 29th to benefit from the £400 early bird discount
For more information or to register visit
Alternatively contact Fateja Begum on +44 (0) 207 827 6184 or e-mail

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