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Wednesday, 18 May, 2016 - 13:00 to Friday, 20 May, 2016 - 14:00
Confirmed speakers include: Tim Wells, Medicines for Malaria Venture MMV Chas Bountra, Oxford University Dr Nick Cammack, Senior Vice President, GSK Jeremy Farrar, Director of the Wellcome Trust Graeme Bilbe, Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative
School Of Life Sciences

The DDU is hosting a scientific conference over 3 days in May 2016 to celebrate its tenth anniversary. We have compiled an international-class list of speakers, discussing the future of drug discovery, academic and diseases of the developing world drug discovery, and new collaborative models. Invited guests will include representatives from the DDU’s funders and partners that have contributed to our success over the last ten years.

Confirmed speakers include:

Tim Wells, Medicines for Malaria Venture MMV

Chas Bountra, Oxford University

Dr Nick Cammack, Senior Vice President, GSK

Jeremy Farrar, Director of the Wellcome Trust

Graeme Bilbe, Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative DNDI

Chris Cooper, TB Alliance

Ken Duncan, Gates Foundation

Thierry Diagana, Novartis

Kelly Chibale, University of Cape Town

Martin Drysdale, Beatson Institute

Johann de Bono, ICR

Sharon Peacock, Bloomsbury