Cell & Gene 2024

06 - 08 November 2024 | London, UK

Join our premier event to unlock the potential of the CGT value chain, from discovery and development to successful commercialisation

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Overview Cell Culture CGT Manufacturing Advanced Therapy Development

Explore Cell & Gene 2024: Advancing Future Insights in Cell & Gene Research

Featuring the 13th Annual Cell Culture Congress, 11th Annual Advanced Therapy Development Congress, and 10th Annual Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing Congress, this event is a dedicated platform for a comprehensive outlook on advancements in every step of the CGT value chain.

Cell & Gene 2024 has expanded into a three-day Congress, offering exclusive C-Level panel discussions on crucial topics within the CGT field. Additionally, we are thrilled to introduce our brand-new Innovation & Collaboration track, designed to spotlight pioneering presentations from emerging biotechs and spin-off companies.

13th Annual Cell Culture Congress

Connect and learn from experts working on the latest technological advancements and innovative strategies shaping the fields of cell culture, cell line development, and bioprocessing. With presentations and interactive session ranging from developments in cell therapy quality control to cell line platform automation, attendees will find ample opportunities to benchmark their work and stay at the forefront of industry advancements.

  • Enjoy 3-days of networking opportunities to connect with leaders working across cell culture, bioprocessing, and cell line development
  • Explore strategies for cell culture optimisation and troubleshooting bottlenecks in cell line development through focused interactive sessions
  • Enhance your awareness of the CGT landscape through our Innovation & Collaboration track showcasing pioneering biotech and spin-off companies

Agenda at a Glance

Day One & Day Two | Track 1: Cell Line Engineering Ensuring Stability, Quality & Clonality

Day One | Track 2 & Day Two | Track 3: Cell Culture & Cell Therapies Quality Control & Analysis

Day Two | Track 2: Upstream & Downstream Bioprocessing: Novel Technologies & Continuous Processing

Day Three | Track 1: Cell Lines For Therapeutic Development

Day Three | Track 2: Optimising Cell Culture Media

10th Annual Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing Congress

In an era where knowledge-sharing and innovation drive advancements in the manufacturing, regulation, and commercialization of advanced therapies, it's crucial to hear from leaders in the field of cell and gene therapy. Our conference provides a platform for these leaders to share insights into targeting increasingly challenging disease areas. Through presentations and case studies, attendees will gain actionable insights to enhance their manufacturing workflows, enabling scale-up, automation, and ensuring high quality throughout the entire supply chain process.

  • Dive into the CGT manufacturing landscape, with focused tracks addressing issues relating to supply chain logistics to manufacturing digitilisation and scale-up
  • Address pivotal questions in the CGT field, with panel discussions on cryopreservation and securing strategic partnerships
  • Network with emerging CGT biotech and spinoff companies showcasing their pioneering work on our Innovation & Collaboration track

Agenda at a Glance

Day One | Track 5: Supply Chain & Logistics

Day Two | Track 5: Strategies for CGT Manufacturing & Production

Day Three | Track 5: CGT Manufacturing Technologies: Automation, Digitalisation & Scale-Up

11th Annual Advanced Therapy Development Congress

Join us as leading organizations present case studies on revolutionary therapeutic breakthroughs, clinical protocols, regulatory frameworks, and market strategies, all aimed at introducing groundbreaking advanced therapies. Our presentations and interactive sessions will cover the entire journey of advanced therapy, from initial discovery to patient care, showcasing cutting-edge technologies and best practices across the CGT value chain.

  • Engage in specialized interactive sessions dissecting the regulatory and IP challenges pivotal to the progression of cell & gene therapies
  • Explore fresh tracks dedicated to the intricacies of CGT clinical trial design and development, alongside the strategic journey of CGT commercialisation
  • Deepen your understanding of the dynamic CGT landscape, as industry leaders navigate through the latest advancements and persistent challenges, providing valuable insights to accelerate your CGT pipeline

Agenda at a Glance

Day One | Track 3: Gene Therapy Discovery & Development

Day One | Track 4: CGT Commercialisation

Day Two | Track 4: CGT Development

Day Three | Track 3: CGT Clinical Development & Clinical Trial

Day Three | Track 4: iPSCs Stem Cell Therapy Development

What to Expect


leading pharma, biotech, & academic delegates

hours of presentations, discussions & interactive content
hours of networking breaks, including speed networking & refreshments
hours of pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings, facilitating business growth
Interactive Presentations
Exhibition Hall
Networking Drinks
Poster Display
Event App Swapcard

Networking & knowledge-sharing is at the heart of what we do. Alongside the innovative programme, attendees can engage in a variety of event features and make the most of participation in a range of experiences

  • Engaging Thought Leadership

    Over 80 dynamic interactive discussions, roundtables, and presentations curated with insights from top industry leaders and experts
  • Global Technological Showcase

    An international exhibition showcasing cutting-edge technologies and services from leading providers in the scientific field.
  • Networking Emphasis

    Unparalleled networking opportunities, including speed networking sessions, a vibrant drinks reception, and informal gatherings to foster meaningful connections
  • Innovative Poster Displays

    Inspiring poster displays and presentations unveiling the latest breakthroughs from emerging biotech, pharma, and academic institutions

Companies Represented Include

Meet Our Expert Speakers

Cell & Gene 2024 again brings together a panel of prominent leaders and scientists, sharing new case studies, innovative, data and industry outlooks.

Below are some of our featured speakers:

All Speakers

Aisling McMahon
Maynooth University
Aline Miller
University of Manchester
Anton Hutter
Patent Attorney,
Venner Shipley IP
Charlotte Wilding
Patent Attorney,
Venner Shipley
Gabriel Kent
Analytical Development Scientist,
Resolution Therapeutics
John Gill
Senior Director Cell Line Development,
Gilead Sciences
Kyle Zingaro
Head of Gene Therapy Process Sciences,
Lindsay Davies
European Regional Secretary, ISCT & Chief Scientific Officer,
NextCell Pharma AB
Matthew Gibson
University of Manchester
Muhammad Akram
Senior Medical Director Clinical Development,
Legend Biotech
Nitin Garg
Senior Director,
PTC Therapeutics
Sakis Mantalaris
Don Panoz Chair of Pharmaceutical Biology & Principal Investigator,
Trinity College Dublin & NIBRT
Sarah Albon
Director of Cambridge Cellular Therapy Laboratory,
Tim Allsopp
Chief Technology Officer,
Laverock Therapeutics
Ulrich Dr. Rümenapp
Senior Biotech Program Lead,
Bayer AG

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Preserving Life's Potential: methods and conditions of cryopreservation

Cryopreservation is a key technology in medicine, biotechnology, and conservation, enabling the preservation of biological materials at ultra-low temperatures for future use. It supports medical treatments, scientific research, and species conservation by maintaining the genetic integrity of cells, tissues, and organs. Cell & Gene by Oxford Global explores its mechanisms, methodologies, applications, and the future directions this essential technology is headed towards.

Plan Your Visit

Novotel London West

1 Shortlands,
Hammersmith International Ctre,
London, W6 8DR

Just minutes from three of London's main tube lines (Piccadilly, District and Hammersmith & City) and located in the heart of Hammersmith; Novotel London West is ideally located for trips to Westfield London, Harrods & Kensington High Street. Also conveniently located to Heathrow Airport with excellent road and rail links to the rest of the UK. This large and modern hotel offers on-site parking (chargeable), fitness suite and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout.

By Air

London Heathrow Airport - Novotel London West is accessible from Heathrow via the Underground on the Piccadilly Line – fares cost around £5 into Central London. A taxi from the airport will take approximately 20 minutes and will cost around £30 - £40.

London Gatwick Airport - The Gatwick Express runs every 15 mins - take it to Victoria station, and then get the District line to Hammersmith (about 15 mins). A taxi from the airport will take around 60 mins and cost between £65 - £80.

By Underground & Bus

Hammersmith Underground Station is adjacent to the hotel (3 minutes walk) with access to the Piccadilly, District and Hammersmith & City Lines. When exiting Hammersmith station, turn right and walk across the bus station. Cross over the roads using the island and keep on the right-hand side of Hammersmith Road. Continuing walking for 2 mins, and the hotel is accessible via stone steps.

For buses in central London, take route numbers 9 and 10. The main coach station (London Hammersmith) is 3 minutes walk away.

By Rail

The closest National Rail train station is Kensington Olympia (20 minutes walk).

By Car

Leave the A4 at the Hammersmith turning and proceed along Hammersmith Bridge Road to the large roundabout underneath the flyover. Take the fifth exit off the roundabout. Then turn left into Shortlands - the main hotel entrance and parking will be on your left-hand side.


Novotel London West offers over 240 on-site car parking spaces (charged per hour for residents parking). For further information including a map and full directions, please visit: www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-0737-novotel-london-west/index.shtml

Oxford Global have secured a number of bedrooms at Novotel London West at a reduced rate:


Tuesday 5th November 2024 – £190, breakfast included

Wednesday 6th November 2024 – £190, breakfast included

Thursday 7th November 2024 – £190, breakfast included


Should you wish to book a room, please email help@oxfordglobal.com. The final cut-off date to book bedrooms is Tuesday 15th November 2024 – any bookings after this date are subject to availability and rates. Please note that any cancellations within 14 days prior to arrival are subject to cancellation charges.

We are closely monitoring the official guidance from health authorities, local governments, and the World Health Organization in order to support the health and well-being of our global community. The health and safety of our staff, customers and clients remains our number one priority.

As we continue to move forward with hosting our events in-person in 2024, we’ve added a series of Health & Safety guidelines and precautions in order to prepare for event safety. We carry out risk assessments for all our events to evaluate fundamental considerations and how to cover multiple risk scenarios.

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