Speakers

Speakers

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Malcolm Brenner, MD, PhD
Founding Director, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, USA

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Malcolm Brenner, MD, PhD
Founding Director, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, USA
Carl June, MD
Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy; Director, Center for Cellular Immunotherapies, Perelman School of Medicine Director, Parker Institute Cancer Immunotherapy; University of Pennsylvania USA

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Carl June, MD
Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy; Director, Center for Cellular Immunotherapies, Perelman School of Medicine Director, Parker Institute Cancer Immunotherapy; University of Pennsylvania USA
Stanley Riddell, MD
Director, Immunotherapy Integrated Research Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Professor, Department of Medicine at the University of Washington USA

Stanley Riddell, MD
Director, Immunotherapy Integrated Research Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Professor, Department of Medicine at the University of Washington USA

SPEAKERS

Hinrich Abken, MD, PhD
Chair, Genetic Immunotherapy, Regensburg Center for Interventional Immunotherpay, Germany

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Hinrich Abken, MD, PhD
Chair, Genetic Immunotherapy, Regensburg Center for Interventional Immunotherpay, Germany
Adi Barzel, PhD
President of the Israeli Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (ISGCT), ICLE Conference Co-Chair, Senior lecturer at Tel-Aviv University, Israel

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Adi Barzel, PhD
President of the Israeli Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (ISGCT), ICLE Conference Co-Chair, Senior lecturer at Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Michal Besser, PhD
Head of Laboratory Ella Lemelbaum Institute for Immuno Oncology Sheba Medical Center, Israel; Assistant Professor Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

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Michal Besser, PhD
Head of Laboratory Ella Lemelbaum Institute for Immuno Oncology Sheba Medical Center, Israel; Assistant Professor Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
Chiara Bonini, MD
Deputy Director, Division of Immunology, Transplantation and Infectious Diseases; Head, Experimental Haematology Unit; Full professor, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Italy

Chiara Bonini, MD
Deputy Director, Division of Immunology, Transplantation and Infectious Diseases; Head, Experimental Haematology Unit; Full professor, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
Dirk Busch, MD
ICLE Conference Co-Chair; Director at the Institute for Med. Microbiology, Immunology and Hygene Technical University of Munich, Germany

Dirk Busch, MD
ICLE Conference Co-Chair; Director at the Institute for Med. Microbiology, Immunology and Hygene Technical University of Munich, Germany
Cyrille Cohen, PhD
Vice-Dean, The Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences; Head, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Cyrille Cohen, PhD
Vice-Dean, The Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences; Head, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Paolo Dellabona, MD, PhD
Head, Experimental Immunology Unit Division of Immunology, Transplantation and Infectious Diseases San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy

Paolo Dellabona, MD, PhD
Head, Experimental Immunology Unit Division of Immunology, Transplantation and Infectious Diseases San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy
Gianpietro Dotti, MD
Director, Immunotherapy Program, University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA

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Gianpietro Dotti, MD
Director, Immunotherapy Program, University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA
Tobias Feuchtinger, MD
Full Professor & Head Department of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Hauner University Children’s Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany

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Tobias Feuchtinger, MD
Full Professor & Head Department of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Hauner University Children’s Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany
Weidong Han, PhD, MD
Director of Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Director of Clinical Translational Ward, Chinese PLA General Hospital Beijing, China

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Weidong Han, PhD, MD
Director of Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Director of Clinical Translational Ward, Chinese PLA General Hospital Beijing, China
Michael Hudecek, MD
Chair Hudecek Lab, Hospital of the University of Würzburg, Germany

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Michael Hudecek, MD
Chair Hudecek Lab, Hospital of the University of Würzburg, Germany
Christopher Klebanoff, MD
Head, Breast Immunotherapy Section, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA

Christopher Klebanoff, MD
Head, Breast Immunotherapy Section, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Angela Krackhard, PhD, MD
Professor of Translational Immunotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Angela Krackhard, PhD, MD
Professor of Translational Immunotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Annette Künkele, MD
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and SCT, Charité, Germany

Annette Künkele, MD
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and SCT, Charité, Germany
Ann Leen, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine; Member, Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine; Texas Children's Hospital, USA

Ann Leen, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine; Member, Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine; Texas Children's Hospital, USA
Bilal Omer, MD
Co-Medical Director GMP; Assistant Professor, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

Bilal Omer, MD
Co-Medical Director GMP; Assistant Professor, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Waseem Qasim, PhD
Professor of Cell and Gene Therapy, Institute of Child Helath, UCL; Consultant in Paediatric Immunology, Reader in Cell and Gene Therapy, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Trust, UK

Waseem Qasim, PhD
Professor of Cell and Gene Therapy, Institute of Child Helath, UCL; Consultant in Paediatric Immunology, Reader in Cell and Gene Therapy, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Trust, UK
Katy Rezvani, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation, Division of Cancer Medicine; Director of Translational Research, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation - Research, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

Katy Rezvani, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation, Division of Cancer Medicine; Director of Translational Research, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation - Research, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
Hans Stauss, MD, PhD
Director Institute of Immunity and Transplantation; Co-Director Division of Infection and Immunity University College London; Head Clinical Immunology Royal Free London, NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Hans Stauss, MD, PhD
Director Institute of Immunity and Transplantation; Co-Director Division of Infection and Immunity University College London; Head Clinical Immunology Royal Free London, NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Shigeki Yagyu, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan

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Shigeki Yagyu, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan
Jun Zhu, MD, PhD
Head, Peking University Cancer Hospital; Director, Department of Medical Oncology; Director, Lymphoma Department; Chairman of Chinese Lymphoma Investigator Union, China

Jun Zhu, MD, PhD
Head, Peking University Cancer Hospital; Director, Department of Medical Oncology; Director, Lymphoma Department; Chairman of Chinese Lymphoma Investigator Union, China