Session Details

Establishing the CCRM Model in Australia and Beyond: Opportunities and Challenges (Corporate Product Theatre Opening Hosted By CCRM)
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 07:45 PM - 08:00 PM
Global Product Showcase (Exhibit Hall)
Speaker:
Michael May, PhD,President & CEO, Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine, Canada

CCRM is a Canadian-based commercialization and translation centre accelerating the development of revolutionary new therapies in the field of regenerative medicine and cell/gene therapy. CCRM is working closely with Australian stakeholders to replicate the CCRM model in Australia, as part of a global network of linked commercialization hubs. Dr. May’s presentation will highlight the key features of the CCRM model - key stakeholder networks, specialized teams and dedicated infrastructure - as well as showcase the major outcomes and lessons learned after eight years of operation. Finally, he will describe how global collaboration and scaling of the model is needed to achieve sustainability and generate health and economic benefits for all parties.