SOURCE: IBC Life Sciences

October 15, 2008 22:00 ET

Pioneering Experts and Industry Leaders to Deliver Keynote Presentations at Global Drug Discovery & Development and Biopharmaceuticals Processing Conference in Mumbai, India Next Week

Companies Presenting Include: Ranbaxy, Zydus Cadila, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, Reliance Biopharmaceutical Pvt. Ltd, Shantha Biotech, Biological E. Limited, ABLE, Serum Institute of India Limited, and Biogen Idec.

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2008) - IBC Life Sciences announces the keynote line-up for the 5th Annual Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics INDIA conference and the 3rd International BioProcess International™ Asia Pacific conference. Conference to take place October 20-22, 2008 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Mumbai, India.

Keynote speakers will discuss a variety of topics including India's growing role in the drug discovery and development and bioprocessing markets.

Keynote and Featured Speakers for Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics INDIA include:

--  Malviner Singh, Chief Executive Officer, Ranbaxy, India.
--  Pankaj Patel, Managing Director, Zydus Cadila, India.
--  Glenn Saldanha, Managing Director and CEO, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals,

Keynote and Featured Presentations for BioProcess International™ Asia Pacific include:

--  Gerhard Klement, CEO & President, Reliance Biopharmaceutical Pvt. Ltd.
--  Georges Hibon, Ph.D., Chairman, Shantha Biotech
--  Rayasam (Ray) Prasad, Chief Operating Officer, Global Biologics,
    Biological E. Limited, India
--  Shrikumar Suryanarayan, Director-General, ABLE
--  Prasad S Kulkarni, M.D., Additional Medical Director, Serum Institute
    of India Limited
--  Wolfgang Berthold, Ph.D., Chief Technical Officer, Biogen Idec

To register for a press pass, or arrange an interview with a speaker, please send your request directly to, or you may register onsite by asking for Michael Keenan at the conference registration desk at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

Complete details on these events can be found on the conference websites listed below:

Drug Discovery & Development of Innovative Therapeutics INDIA:

BioProcess International Asia Pacific:

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