International BioFest 2016 will be the largest-ever gathering in Australian life sciences, with three major conferences coming together in one week in one place as one integrated network.
International BioFest 2016 is expected to attract over 2,500 delegates to attend the academic, industry and investor events in Melbourne from 24 – 27 October 2016. The event will be a celebration of Australian and international life sciences and highlight Melbourne as one of the world’s great biotech hubs.
Distinguished Prof Margaret Brimble, Chair of Organic Chemistry and Director of Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Auckland
Professor Brimble’s lecture will focus of her research – the synthesis of bioactive natural products and the synthesis of peptides, lipopeptides and glycopeptides as potential therapeutic agents.
Experienced in the prevention of hepatitis and AIDS that earned him an the Order of Australia and part of the team that transformed CSL into a major publically listed company, Prof Gust will deliver messages useful to people seeking global success in science, academia and start-ups.
Improving 'last resort' antibiotics: Dr Kade Roberts, Senior Research Scientist, Monash University
Dr Roberts will discuss how he and fellow team members of the Li Lab are developing novel, safer polymyxins for treating dangerous ‘super-bugs’, which represent a major global health problem.
RESERVE YOUR PLACE AT INTERNATIONAL BIOFEST 2016
International BioFest 2016 will be the largest-ever gathering of the life sciences in Australia, a not-to-be-missed opportunity to meet the entire biotech ecosystem in one place in one week.
Registration is now open. Click here and book before 15 July for significant early-bird savings.
Your options include:
Note: BioFest gala dinner tickets can be purchased with any registration for just $98 each. Accommodation can also be booked during registration.
View full details to select your option here.