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Why DDIP Stands Out

Top-notch Speakers

Meet and learn from world-class speakers and drug discovery experts who are helping to shape the future of the pharmaceutical industry.

Meet New People

Make new connections, expand your perspectives, discover the power of meeting inspirational people.

World BI Connections


Expand your horizons and make valuable connections, unleash the power of networking in an industry-focused environment.

Have Fun

Unleash joy and laughter. Enjoy an unforgettable, fun and amazing experience!

Conference Chairperson

Soroush Safaei

Senior Principal Scientist

Our 2024 Speakers

Deep Dive into Knowledge

Meet our Insightful Speakers

Gabriele Magaro

Solutions Engineer
Sapio Sciences

Rudi Schmidt

Institute for Healthier Living Abu Dhabi

Claude Bertrand

Executive Vice President R&D

Johan Luthman

EVP & Head R&D

Davide Gianni

Senior Director, Discovery Sciences

Claudio Hidalgo Cantabrana, PhD

Microviable Therapeutics

Alex Alderton

Head of High Throughput Screening (HTS)


Executive Global Group Medical Director
Novartis Oncology
WorldBI Speakers

David Moreno Delgado

Group Leader Early Drug Discovery (Director)

Juan Basterra


Konstantinos Gkatzis

Head of Cardiovascular Research

Jekaterina Kaliniene, EMBA

Head of the Biotech Lab
Innovation Agency Lithuania

Dr. Maria Loustau

R&D Director

Dr. Neelima Khairatkar Joshi

President and Founder
Promethean Drug Ideas

Eric Scheinbart M.D.


Dr. Devendra Ridhurkar, PhD

R&D Director

Fred Manby

Co-founder and CTO
Iambic Therapeutics

Dr. Timothy Cash

Rejuversen Europe SLU

Julien Caumartin


Nuno Alves, PhD

Associate Director Business Development
Astellas Europe

Shayoni Dutta

Data Science Manager
Apple App Store

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Attendee Demographics

A Truly International Event, with Attending from

Who Will Attend

Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Vice President of Research and Development (VP R&D)
Director of Drug Discovery
Head of Discovery
Senior Scientist
Director of Medicinal Chemistry
Director of Pharmacology
Director of Biology
Director of Preclinical Development
Director of Translational Medicine
Principal Investigator (PI)
Research Scientist
Project Leader
Associate Director of Drug Discovery
Head of Computational Chemistry
Head of Bioinformatics
Director of Target Discovery
Head of Lead Optimization
Head of Drug Development Strategy
Principal Scientist
Group Leader, Drug Discovery
Senior Research Investigator
Manager of Discovery Research
Research Fellow
Associate Principal Scientist
Senior Director of Drug Discovery
Discovery Biology Scientist
Drug Discovery Program Manager
Lead Discovery Chemist

Industry-Leading Companies & Institutions

Exciting Agenda Highlights

Fuel your mind with captivating keynotes, engaging panels, and exclusive industry insights
Advancements in Target Identification and Validation

Explore the cutting-edge strategies for discovering novel targets crucial for breakthrough drug development!

Computational Approaches

Uncover the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning in revolutionizing drug discovery, paving the way for faster and more precise treatments!

Next-Generation Drug Delivery Technologies

Dive into the future of drug delivery with nanotechnology and precision medicine, where innovative strategies enhance drug efficacy and patient safety to unprecedented levels!

Regulatory Landscape

Stay ahead of the curve with updates on regulatory guidelines and gain insights on navigating the dynamic regulatory challenges in drug development!

Chemogenomic Approaches

Embark on a journey through the intersection of genomics and drug discovery, unraveling new avenues for groundbreaking therapeutic interventions!

Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance

Ensure utmost safety throughout the drug development journey and delve into the critical realm of post-marketing surveillance and regulatory considerations!

Commercial Drug Delivery

Witness the evolution of drug delivery technologies in the commercial space, where innovation meets market demand to transform patient care globally!

Revolutionizing in Drug Discovery

Explore cutting-edge technologies and innovative strategies transforming the landscape of drug discovery, paving the way for groundbreaking therapies.

Next-Generation Target Identification

Dive into the latest advancements in identifying and validating novel drug targets, unlocking new avenues for therapeutic interventions.

Harnessing AI and Machine Learning

Witness the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning in accelerating drug discovery processes, revolutionizing efficiency and success rates.

Personalized Medicine Revolution

Discover how personalized medicine is reshaping drug development, tailoring treatments to individual genetic profiles for more effective and precise therapies.

Frontiers in Biopharmaceuticals

Explore the frontier of biopharmaceuticals and biological drug development, uncovering trends, challenges, and opportunities in this rapidly evolving field.

Innovative Drug Delivery Systems

Highlighting advancements in drug delivery technologies, from nanotechnology to precision medicine approaches, enhancing efficacy and patient compliance.

Ethical Considerations

Navigate the ethical complexities of drug discovery and development, ensuring responsible practices and patient-centered approaches throughout the process.

Global Impact

Examine how drug discovery initiatives contribute to addressing global health challenges, fostering collaboration and innovation for a healthier world.

Success Stories and Case Studies

Hear real-world examples of successful drug discoveries, learning from industry leaders and gaining insights into best practices and lessons learned.

Networking and Collaboration Opportunities

Engage with peers, experts, and industry leaders in networking sessions, fostering collaborations and partnerships to drive forward drug discovery innovation.

Inspiring Testimonials from
Delighted Customers

Hear It from Our Satisfied Clients

"The event was a fantastic and remarkable showcase of knowledge and Innovation. I was truly impressed by the diversity of topics and the excellence of the presentations."

Weill Cornell Medicine

Ahmed Serag, PHD

Professor Founder and Director Artificial Intelligence and Innovation

"Very impressionable. I enjoyed all the industry people and their talks and it was great meeting everybody."


Eric Scheinbart


"It was a fantastic event to make new connections and engage with colleagues on emerging technologies and innovations. Thank you to the Organizers."

Emerging Innovations Unit

Saleha Patel

Associate Principal Scientist

"Focused small conference with insights across the DD process, from chemistry to manufacturing to cell viability prediction for Cart. Thanks to the DDIP team for putting together such a comprehensive and enlightening event!"


Rabia Khan


"Thank you for the invitation to speak. I had a very productive time and made some new, interesting connections. I will definitely look out for your upcoming conferences..."

Imperial College London

Dr. Catherine Kibirige

Senior Research Associate

"Everyone has done an excellent job in inviting speakers from various fields within the science of drug discovery. The talks are well-diversified, which is especially beneficial for me and our company."

Biolexis Therapeutics, Inc.

Hariprasad Vankayalapati, M. Pharm., PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Media Partner

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General Admission for Pharma, Academia, Non-profit, Government, and Healthcare (Non Service Provider)

2 Days | £199 £599
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2 Days | £1,499 £1,999
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