Hovione & MIT Portugal Symposium: Showcasing Portuguese Pharma Science


Hovione & MIT Portugal Symposium: Showcasing Portuguese Pharma Science
Mon, 30. June 2014, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm




Advances in Discovery, Development and Manufacturing

Following on the success of the Symposium held in 2012, the 2014 edition will bring together Industry and Academia to showcase the best of what Portugal has to offer in terms of discovery, development and manufacturing. With a view of strengthening ties between them, speakers from academia and industry will present their methods and findings in the areas of new therapeutics, novel chemistry, clinical research, advanced manufacturing and Quality by Design.

  • Gonçalo Bernardes, PhD, IMM
  • Daniela Couto, PhD, Cell2B
  • Maria Mota, PhD, IMM
  • António Portela, Bial
  • Sérgio Simões, PhD, Bluepharma
  • Mª João Queiroz, MD, Eurotrials
  • Filipe Gaspar, PhD, Hovione
  • Charles Cooney, PhD, MIT
  • Leonard Guarante, PhD, MIT

The Symposium will also focus on results achieved by the MIT Portugal Program and address policy measures needed to ensure that such continue into the future and that relevant job opportunities are created to employ the qualified students they create.