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[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8 of Makuhari Messe Exhibition Hall, Japan
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Keynote Program:
Cutting-edge Biopharmaceuticals and Healthcare and Roles of Analytical Instrument
- Biomedical Future Where Healthcare and Medical Treatment Meet -

Sept. 5(Wed.)

Challenges for the Japanese Pharmaceutical Industry

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
10:20 10:40 AMED activities for innovative drug discovery in Japan Managing Director, Department of Innovative Drug Discovery and Development, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development(AMED) Noriatsu Kono
10:40 11:00 Break(20m)
11:00 11:45 Challenges Facing the Pharmaceutical Industry and the Direction for Solutions Chairman, Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Osamu Nagayama
11:45 12:15 Break(30m)

Roles of Clinical DNA in Drug Discovery

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
12:15 12:20 From clinical to drug discovery, potential for Biobank and clinical sequencing Business Development Director , ACTmed Co., Ltd Kazuhiro Okano
12:20 12:45 One-stop Clinical Bioresource Project in Kyoto University Hospital and KBBM Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Dep. of Therapeutic Oncology Manabu Muto
12:45 13:10 Next generation molecular diagnosis for precision oncology Chief Scientific Officer, ACT Genomics Shu-Jen Chen
13:10 13:35 Building secure, clinical and genome data enabled biobanks facilitating collaborative research projects Chief Architect and Founder, BC Platforms AG Timo Kanninen
13:35 13:55 Discussion(by above 4 speakers)
13:55 14:15 Break(20m)

Next Generation Healthcare and Drug Discovery
- Impact of Disruptive Digital Technologies -

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
14:15 14:25 Innovative Relation between the Pharma and Consumers Director, Institute for Cyber Associates Tsuguchika kaminuma
14:25 14:50 Brain development and aging using large brain MRI database Professor, Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Yasuyuki Taki
14:50 15:15 A novel approach toward the reconstruction of healthy longevity in Okinawa via the cutting edge science of brain and molecular nutrition Professor and Chairman, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medicine (Second Department of Medicine), University of the Ryukyus, OKINAWA, JAPAN Hiroaki Masuzaki
15:15 15:40 Philips digital transformation and Ecosystem creates Healthcare Innovation President &CEO, Philips Japan Hiroyuki Tsutsumi
15:40 16:00 Discussion(by above 4 speakers)
Sept. 6(Thu.)

Life sciences after the completion of human genome project Paradigm shift from the gene determinism of last century

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
10:20 11:00 Life sciences after the completion of human genome project -paradigm shift from the gene determinism of last century- Visiting Professor, Nihon Pharmaceutical University Yohtaroh Takagaki
11:00 11:20 Break(20m)

Japan-U.S. Joint Session
Global Biopharmaceutical Discovery and Roles of Bioscience
- JAIMA / PITTCON / ETC Joint Forum -
•Roles of Cryo-Electron Microscopy •Challenges Facing Mass Spectrometry

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
[Special Program] U.S.-Japan Joint Session :Global Biopharmaceutical Discovery and Roles of Bioscience - JAIMA / PITTCON / ETC Joint Forum - (11:20-16:35)
11:20 11:30 Opening Remarks & Introduction of Pittcon Pittcon 2019 Technical Program Chair Heather Juzwa
11:30 11:50 New Technologies to Accelerate Drug Discovery and Development Project Lead, Enabling Technologies Consortium Benjamin F. Mann
Theme:Roles of Cryo-Electron Microscopy
11:50 12:15 High-end cryo-EM facility for improved drug discovery Associate Professor, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University Kenji Iwasaki
12:15 12:40 Combination of cryo-EM and genetics for studying eukaryotic cell Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo Masahide Kikkawa
12:40 13:05 CryoEM and multimodal imaging towards a nanoplatform of designing next generation of theranostics Finland Distinguished Professor, University of California R. Holland Cheng
13:05 13:30 Recent progress of electron cryomicroscopy for structural analysis of biomolecular assemblies at atomic level Specially Appointed Professor & Vice Director, Osaka UniversityGraduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University & Riken SPring-8 Center Keiichi Namba
13:30 13:50 Discussion(by above 4 speakers)
13:50 14:10 Break(20m)
Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
Theme : Challenges Facing Mass Spectrometry
14:10 14:35 The Future Probed by Mass Spectrometry Professor, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University Toshifumi TAKAO
14:35 15:00 Imaging of Proteins in Biomedical Research: Structure, Interaction and Distribution Senior Investigator, Analytical Sciences and Imaging @ Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Markus Stoeckli
15:00 15:25 Use of 2D-LC (two-dimensional liquid chromatography) for the analysis of biotherapeutics Senior Scientist, Genentech Cinzia Stella
15:25 15:50 Recent Advances in Supercritical Fluid Chromatography Principal, Welch Innovation, LLC Christopher J. Welch
15:50 16:15 Screening compounds that interact with a drug target -What we can do with Mass Spectrometry- Discovery Technology Research Laboratories, HTS group, ONO PHARMACEUTICAL CO.,LTD Shuichi Matsuda
16:15 16:35 Discussion(by above 5 speakers)
Sept 7(Fri)

Advances in Drug Discovery and Systems Biology

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
10:20 10:45 Technology Framework for BioMedical Research & Innovation Senior Scientist, The Systems Biology Institute Yukiko Matsuoka
10:45 11:10 Transomics analysis of metabolic adaptation in drug resistance Professor, Department of Bioinformatic Engineering, Osaka University Fumio Matsuda
11:10 11:35 Development of the World's First Multi-Omics Analysis System Guest Professor, Osaka University Shimadzu Analytical Innovation Research Laboratory, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University Junko Iida
11:35 12:00 Systems Biology to Systems Medicine Principal Investigator (Unit Leader), Medical Sciences Innovation Hub Program, RIKEN Jun Seita
12:00 12:20 Discussion(by above 4 speakers)
12:20 13:15 Break(55m)

Future Society Outlook from AI and the ICT Revolution

Start time Ending time Title Affiliation Name
13:15 13:40 Future prospect of IoT and knowledge base by progress of AI Chief Executive Officer, Mathematical Science Advanced Technology Laboratory Co.,Ltd Takahiro Ikushima
13:40 14:05 Decentralized PDS: Secure and Low-Cost Utilization of Healthcare Data Based on Individuals' Own Intention Professor, Social ICT Research Center, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo Koiti Hasida
14:05 14:30 Your smartphone brings the future of medicine Ph.D. candidate, Department of Innovation for Medical Information Technology, Jikei University School of Medicine Yosuke Hatanaka
14:30 14:50 Discussion(by above 3 speakers)

* The above topics are subject to change without notice.

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Sept 7(Fri) AM Sept 7(Fri) PM

Sept 5(Wed)

Challenges for the Japanese Pharmaceutical Industry

AMED activities for innovative drug discovery in Japan

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SpeakerNoriatsu Kono(Managing Director, Department of Innovative Drug Discovery and Development, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development(AMED))
DateSept 5 (Wed.)10:20-10:40Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
AMED was established in April 2015 for promoting medical R&D and providing a single window of support and funding function. In this session I will introduce and the R&D circumstance in Japan and AMED activities for innovative drug discovery.

Challenges Facing the Pharmaceutical Industry and the Direction for Solutions

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SpeakerOsamu Nagayama(Chairman, Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)11:00-11:45Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Due to rising R&D costs and the debate on price issues in various countries, the business environment of the pharmaceutical industry is growing severe. Some possible solutions for the industry will be introduced in the lecture.

Roles of Clinical DNA in Drug Discovery

Theme : Roles of Clinical DNA in Drug Discovery - Impact of Disruptive Digital Technologies -

From clinical to drug discovery, potential for Biobank and clinical sequencing

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SpeakerKazuhiro Okano(Business Development Director , ACTmed Co., Ltd)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)12:15-12:20Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Introduction of business contents of clinical sequencing service optimized to Asian based on Asian genomic database and drug discovery platform that connects between biobanks in Japan and pharmaceutical companies

One-stop Clinical Bioresource Project in Kyoto University Hospital and KBBM

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SpeakerManabu Muto(Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Dep. of Therapeutic Oncology)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)12:20-12:45Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Kyoto University Hospital newly organized new clinical bio-resource center so that provide needs-oriented high quality human bio-resource. In addition, we also established a one-stop bio-resource project company (KBBM : Kyoto Bridge for Breakthrough Medicine) so that academia, profit company and start-up venture can use this infrastructure in May 1, 2018 .

Next generation molecular diagnosis for precision oncology

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SpeakerShu-Jen Chen(Chief Scientific Officer, ACT Genomics)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)12:45-13:10Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Recent advancement in target therapy and immunotherapy have greatly enhanced the survival and improved life quality of cancer patients. This presentation will discuss how next-generation molecular diagnostic tool can be used to guide treatment selection in cancer clinics.

Building secure, clinical and genome data enabled biobanks facilitating collaborative research projects

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerTimo Kanninen(Chief Architect and Founder, BC Platforms AG)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)13:10-13:35Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Next generation biobanks combining clinical and molecular data are valuable data sources for academic and commercial research, but how to conduct collaborative research projects on such databases efficiently, without compromising patient privacy.

Next Generation Healthcare and Drug Discovery
- Impact of Disruptive Digital Technologies -

Innovative Relation between the Pharma and Consumers

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerTsuguchika Kaminuma(Director, Institute for Cyber Associates)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)14:15-14:25Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Patients and advocacy groups play much more important roles in the next generation healthcare that would be led by advances in genomics and genetics. Pharma industries must participate in making an innovative collaboration with these consumers.

Brain development and aging using large brain MRI database

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerYasuyuki Taki(Professor, Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University,)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)14:25-14:50Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Using the large brain MRI database, we have revealed normal brain development and aging, and also have revealed what factors affect brain development and aging.

A novel approach toward the reconstruction of healthy longevity in Okinawa via the cutting edge science of brain and molecular nutrition

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerHiroaki Masuzaki (Professor and Chairman, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medicine (Second Department of Medicine), University of the Ryukyus, OKINAWA, JAPAN)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)14:50-15:15Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
My talk concerns our research on natural food-based brain science and molecular nutrition science for ameliorating addiction to animal fat foods and alcohol as well as for improving cognitive impairment. Of note, among various kinds of natural foods, ?-oryzanol, which is contained specifically and abundantly in brown rice, exerts a wide variety of metabolically-beneficial impact. I would also like to introduce our ongoing project in Kume-jima island, Okinawa, for better modifying the lifestyle by use of digital health devices and artificial intelligence

Philips digital transformation and Ecosystem creates Healthcare Innovation

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerHiroyuki Tsutsumi(President &CEO, Philips Japan)
DateSept 5 (Wed.)15:15-15:40Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Since founded in 1891, Philips has undergone repeated business transformation, to grow into a company fully specialized in the healthcare business in 2017, and covering a series of healthcare processes ranging from healthy living, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and home care.
Through building an ecosystem, we will accelerate digital transformation beyond every area of healthcare to create meaningful healthcare / innovation.
Sept. 6(Thu)

Life sciences after the completion of human genome project Paradigm shift from the gene determinism of last century

SpeakerYohtaroh Takagaki(Visiting Professor, Nihon Pharmaceutical University)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)10:20-11:00Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
The discovery of protein coding genes in 20th century lead to The Human Genome Project, hoping to decipher the secrets of life and disease causing gene variants. The complete nucleotide sequence of the human genome, however, revealed new long-non-coding(lnc)RNAs, miRNAs, siRNAs, piRNAs, fossilized transposons, active retroposons etc.. These new findings indicate the dynamic nature of the genome in response to environmental changes, nutritional abnormalities, ageing and oncogenesis.

Japan-U.S. Joint Session
Global Biopharmaceutical Discovery and Roles of Bioscience
- JAIMA / PITTCON / ETC Joint Forum -
•Roles of Cryo-Electron Microscopy •Challenges Facing Mass Spectrometry

Opening Remarks & Introduction of Pittcon

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerHeather Juzwa(Pittcon 2019 Technical Program Chair)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)11:20-11:30Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Pittcon is the world's leading annual conference and exposition on laboratory science. Pittcon attracts attendees from industry, academia and government from over 90 countries. Hear our 2019 Technical Program highlights.

New Technologies to Accelerate Drug Discovery and Development

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SpeakerBenjamin F. Mann(Project Lead, Enabling Technologies Consortium)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)11:30-11:50Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
From the discovery of new therapeutic targets to the manufacture of high quality drug products, successful pharmaceutical research and development relies upon excellent experimental measurement strategies. The Enabling Technologies Consortium has been created to foster collaboration between the pharmaceutical industry and scientific instrument companies in order to create the next generation of analytical tools that will accelerate our ability to deliver breakthrough medicines.
Theme:Roles of Cryo-Electron Microscopy

High-end cryo-EM facility for improved drug discovery

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerKenji Iwasaki(Associate Professor, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)11:50-12:15Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Introduction of a high-end (2.3Å-resolution) cryo-EM facility for drug discovery and academic and industrial research application. Attempt to overcome obstacles in single-particle analysis by cryo-EM.

Combination of cryo-EM and genetics for studying eukaryotic cell

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerMasahide Kikkawa(Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)12:15-12:40Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Cryo-electron microscopy is currently revolutionizing structural biology. By combining with genetics, we have been analyzing cilia, a cellular organelle that play important roles in our body.

CryoEM and multimodal imaging towards a nanoplatform of designing next generation of theranostics

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerR Holland Cheng(Finland Distinguished Professor, University of California)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)12:40-13:05Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
The unique insights regarding the viral capsids at various states have lately been advanced by cryoEM and multimodal imaging to better understand their designated function in infection cycles.

Recent progress of electron cryomicroscopy for structural analysis of biomolecular assemblies at atomic level

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerKeiichi Namba(Specially Appointed Professor & Vice Director, Osaka UniversityGraduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University & Riken SPring-8 Center)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)13:05-13:30Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Electron cryomicroscopy is attracting a great deal of attention because it has become possible to visualize the structure of membrane proteins and large protein complexes at near-atomic resolution.
Theme : Challenges Facing Mass Spectrometry

The Future Probed by Mass Spectrometry

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerToshifumi Takao(Professor, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)14:10-14:35Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Mass spectrometry is well suited for identification of a wide variety of proteins or metabolites with limited amounts, such those isolated from a complex biological sample. This lecture will describe the recent applications of MS for protein analysis and its future capability as a diagnostic tool.

Imaging of Proteins in Biomedical Research: Structure, Interaction and Distribution

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerMarkus Stoeckli(Senior Investigator, Analytical Sciences and Imaging @ Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)14:35-15:00Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
As we strive to increase our molecular knowledge about disease, the understanding of protein structures, interaction and localization is utterly relevant. With the application of the two new technologies cryogenic electron microscopy and imaging mass cytometry, we are contributing to solve this puzzle.

Use of 2D-LC (two-dimensional liquid chromatography) for the analysis of biotherapeutics

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerCinzia Stella(Senior Scientist, Genentech)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)15:00-15:25Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Multi-dimensional liquid chromatography such as 2D LC provides a significant increase in peak capacity compared to 1D LC and enables simultaneous, direct quantification and characterization of protein variants. Various examples will be discussed.

Recent Advances in Supercritical Fluid Chromatography

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SpeakerChristopher J. Welch(Principal, Welch Innovation, LLC)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)15:25-15:50Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
An overview of recent trends and developments in the use of analytical and preparative SFC for rapid analysis and purification of complex chemical mixtures

Screening compounds that interact with a drug target -What we can do with Mass Spectrometry-

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerShuichi Matsuda(Discovery Technology Research Laboratories, HTS group, ONO PHARMACEUTICAL CO.,LTD)
DateSept 6 (Thu.)15:50-16:15Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
We will introduce the applications of mass spectrometry for seeking "drug candidates" in our company. We hope it will be a forum for discussion about the future of "What we can do with Mass Spectrometry" in drug discovery research
Sept 7(Fri)

Advances in Drug Discovery and Systems Biology

Technology Framework for BioMedical Research & Innovation

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SpeakerYukiko Matsuoka(Senior Scientist, The Systems Biology Institute)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)10:20-10:45Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
To build workflow from data acquisition to analysis/interpretation in biomedical research and development, what kind of technology framework required? Explore the latest trends and challenges in biomedical technology innovation.

Transomics analysis of metabolic adaptation in drug resistance

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SpeakerFumio Matsuda(Professor, Department of Bioinformatic Engineering, Osaka University)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)10:45-11:10Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Recent development of the mass spectrometry-based analysis of metabolic concentration, enzyme abundances, and metabolic flux levels is introduced for a system-level transomics analysis of metabolic adaptation mechanisms against inhibitor treatments.

Development of the World's First Multi-Omics Analysis System

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerJunko Iida(Guest Professor, Osaka University Shimadzu Analytical Innovation Research Laboratory, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)11:10-11:35Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Multi-omics analysis of growing interest in many fields of research. Software development is being carried out on the open Garuda platform, to construct the world's first multi-omics analysis ecosystem

Systems Biology to Systems Medicine

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SpeakerJun Seita(Principal Investigator (Unit Leader), Medical Sciences Innovation Hub Program, RIKEN)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)11:35-12:00Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Systems biology is a new approach for biology aiming system-level understanding of biological system, and that methodology is now expanding towards medicine as systems medicine.

Future Society Outlook from AI and the ICT Revolution

Future prospect of IoT and knowledge base by progress of AI

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerTakahiro Ikushima(Chief Executive Officer, Mathematical Science Advanced Technology Laboratory Co.,Ltd)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)13:15-13:40Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
An era will come when all the records of our lives are registered as a life log. IoT, AI technology automatically builds a knowledge base, and useful meaning information is automatically generated.

Decentralized PDS: Secure and Low-Cost Utilization of Healthcare Data Based on Individuals' Own Intention

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerKoiti Hasida(Professor, Social ICT Research Center, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)13:40-14:05Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
Operation of AI needs MyData (individuals freely utilizing their own data). Data collection from many people for the sake of machine learning will be straightforward when MyData is prevalent. This talk will discuss related trend of MyData.

Your smartphone brings the future of medicine

Seminar Pre Registration has been closed.
SpeakerYosuke Hatanaka(Ph.D. candidate, Department of Innovation for Medical Information Technology, Jikei University School of Medicine)
DateSept 7 (Fri.)14:05-14:30Venue[Life science Innovation Zone] at Hall 8
The Jikei deployed over 3,600 iPhones to every physicians, nurses, and admin staffs, and developed the first medical insurance covered mobile application in Japan's history called "JOIN", which is used in all over the world. We will explain how and why.

* The above topics are subject to change without notice.

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