SOURCE: IBC Life Sciences

January 14, 2008 14:06 ET

IBC Announces the 2nd International Biology, Preclinical and Beyond in India and China

Integrated Scientific Capabilities, New Business Models and Partnering Opportunities to Globalize R&D and Build Your Drug Pipeline

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwire - January 14, 2008) - IBC announced that its second international Biology, Preclinical and Beyond in India and China conference will be held March 3-4, 2008 at the InterContinental Mark Hopkins in San Francisco, CA. This year's event includes 20 sessions focusing on how to accelerate R&D by implementing an India-China strategy in addition to case studies of experiences of those who have managed global projects and who have increased partnering opportunities with new deal & risk-share models.

Conference session topics include:

--  Filling the Gap between Chemistry & Clinical
--  Integrated R&D to Extend Your R&D Bandwidth
--  Evolving Deal Structures and Business Models
--  Risk-Sharing and Emerging Innovation
--  Evaluating Capabilities and Companies in Asia
--  Practical Experiences, not Honeymoon Stories

Three panel discussions will address different perspectives on the move to a more integrated Asia Pacific R&D strategy:

* Wall Street and the investment community's view of the migration to
  China and India
* Integrated R&D and high-value partnerships in India and China
* Issue of achieving global standard preclinical capabilities in China
  to supplement R&D efforts

Attendees will have the option to pre-arrange onsite meetings with the new partnering system that will be debuted this year.

For up-to-date information and to register for this event, please visit

About IBC Life Sciences

IBC Life Sciences is the worldwide leader in scientific, technological and business conferences and courses for the life science industry. To develop its programs, IBC actively researches the advancements, technologies and trends impacting and driving the race for new drugs and therapies. No other organization can make claim to the breadth and quality that IBC Life Sciences delivers in each event giving the company recognition around the globe for quality, service and value. For more information, visit:

Contact Information

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    Steve Garofalo
    IBC Life Sciences
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