26-27 Oct 2022
The Westin Copley Place

18th Drug Discovery Innovation

About The Event

This year’s Drug Discovery Innovation Programme will highlight the challenges discovery pipelines have faced due to COVID-19 and will put a spotlight on the adoption of technology to finding the solutions.

With over 100+ attendees, learn how modernization in R&D processes is fundamentally changing what the drug discovery research will look like in the next two to five years. So, join us in October 2022 for an in-person experience and 2-days of top-level strategic content and the current scientific insights, networking, and discussions from leading global pharmaceutical R&D executives.

Our 2022 Thought Leaders

Conference Chair

Worldbi Drug Discovery Speaker

John J Seman


Industry Speakers

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Danilo Maddalo

Group Leader - Translational Oncology

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Abhishek Pandey

Group Lead-Raiders: Pharma Discovery

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Thomas Baumert

Founder and Senior Advisor

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Imran Khan

Senior Scientist

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Dany De Grave

General Manager Unconventional Innovation, Sr Dir Digital Transformation

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Gurpreet Singh, Ph.D

Head of Applied Machine Learning

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Istvan Enyedy

Senior Director Computational Chemistry

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Eric Martin

Director, Computational Chemistry

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Mark Feitelson


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Lakshmi Kuttippurathu

Associate Director, Computational Biology & Data Sciences

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Dmitry Samarsky

Chief Technology Officer

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Peter Henstock

Machine Learning & AI Technical Lead

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Shane Hegarty

Chief Scientific Officer & Co-Founder

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Prasun Mishra, Ph.D

Founder and CEO

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Tauseef Butt

President and CEO

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Ryan Potts, Ph.D.

Executive Director and Head

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Dinesh Chandra

Associate Director, Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI)

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G. Joseph Franklin

Vice President of Chemistry

Our Services

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Prequalified 1-2-1 Business Meetings

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12 Networking Hours


what people say

“One-on one meetings are very good, very informal, relax and gives you very nice partnering opportunities.”

“I've had the opportunity to meet new people, as well as potential customers and collaborators. The event saves you time and effort especially for the networking and the business development.”

“I liked the networking where you could meet lot of people and have one-on-one meeting.”


Who Will Attend

Delegates Will Include VPs, Global Heads, Directors and Managers

R&D Senior Scientist
Computational Chemist
Principal Research Scientist
Translational Oncology
Data Scientist
Non-Clinical Development
Early Research
Non-Clinical Biostatistics
Translational Immunology
Pharmaceutical Research
Discovery R&D
Senior Scientist
Medical Chemistry
Analytical Sciences
Machine Learning Research
Intelligent Systems Laboratory

Event Venue

Explore Boston and its rich Culture, Architecture, and Cuisine!

The Westin Copley Place

Boston is the epitome of the historical and the contemporary. Personal preferences for entertainment and interests are virtually endless - from historical trails and artifacts to fringe theatre, from inspirational architecture to dining on local fare, from the old masters to the new brew masters. Each season brings its own specialties and favorites enjoyed by locals and visiting families.

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  • Access to the Conference for Two Days
  • Networking Lunch and Coffee Seats
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