Advisory Board

World renowned thought leaders, entrepreneurs, scientists and academics changing the future, today.

SynbiTECH 2019, 24-25th June, QEII Centre, London

SynbiTECH 2019 has been created by experts for experts. Our international advisory board is multidisciplinary to ensure a truly diverse, on-point, ideas sharing, thought provoking programme.

Advisory Board members

David Tew Dr David Tew
Senior GSK Fellow, GlaxoSmithKline
David Tew

Dr David Tew

Imre Berger Professor Imre Berger
Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator; Director, BrisSynBio Centre; Co-Director, Bristol Biodesign Institute BBI
Imre Berger

Professor Imre Berger

Michael Adeogun Dr Michael Adeogun
Head of Life Sciences & Health, National Physical Laboratory
Michael Adeogun

Dr Michael Adeogun

Rick Johnson Rick Johnson
CEO, Global Helix LLC
Rick Johnson

Rick Johnson

James Field Dr James Field
Founder and CEO, LabGenius
James Field

Dr James Field

Lionel Clarke Dr Lionel Clarke
Co-Chairman, UK Synthetic Biology Leadership Council
Lionel Clarke

Dr Lionel Clarke

Roel Bovenberg Professor Roel Bovenberg
DSM Biotechnology Center and University of Groningen, NL
Roel Bovenberg

Professor Roel Bovenberg

Oliver Sexton Oliver Sexton
Investment Director, UKi2S
Oliver Sexton

Oliver Sexton

Tim Fell Dr Tim Fell
CEO, Synthace Ltd
Tim Fell

Dr Tim Fell

Pierre Monsan, Synbio Expert, Synbitech Professor Emeritus Pierre Monsan
TWB, Toulouse, France
Pierre Monsan, Synbio Expert, Synbitech

Professor Emeritus Pierre Monsan

Irina Haivas Dr Irina Haivas
Principal, Atomico
Irina Haivas

Dr Irina Haivas

Steve Bates Mr Steve Bates OBE
Chief Executive Officer, Bioindustry Association
Steve Bates

Mr Steve Bates OBE

Chueh Loo Poh Professor Chueh Loo Poh
Dept of Biomedical Engineering & Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation, National University of Singapore
Chueh Loo Poh

Professor Chueh Loo Poh

Isak S Pretorius Professor Isak S Pretorius
Macquarie University, Australia
Isak S Pretorius

Professor Isak S Pretorius

Janet Bainbridge Professor Janet Bainbridge OBE
Consultant, formerly Department of International Trade, UK
Janet Bainbridge

Professor Janet Bainbridge OBE

Nigel Scrutton Professor Nigel Scrutton
Institute of Biotechnology, University of Manchester
Nigel Scrutton

Professor Nigel Scrutton

Matthew Chang Professor Matthew Chang
Director, NUS Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI), National University of Singapore
Matthew Chang

Professor Matthew Chang

Lee Beniston Dr Lee Beniston
UK Research & Innovation, BBSRC
Lee Beniston

Dr Lee Beniston