The R and D Leaders Band Together at Discovery Summit 2011 to Uncover Innovative Solutions

The Discovery Summit 2011, presented by marcus evans, will be taking place from 21-23 March 2011 in Cannes, France. Confronted by compound challenges the global pharmaceutical scenario needs to redefine its industry dynamics and diversify its global vision.

Discovery Summit 2011

Offering much more than any conference, exhibition or trade show, this exclusive meeting will bring together esteemed industry thought leaders and solution providers to a highly focused and interactive networking event. The summit presents a unique opportunity to gain insight into the industry’s obstacles through visionary keynote presentations, relevant case studies and valuable one to one meetings. Within the luxurious surroundings of the Majestic BarrièreHotel, this networking event provides the perfect setting for discussion and knowledge sharing between the most prominent and innovative drug discovery professionals.

The Discovery Summit ( examines best practices in the drug discovery field. The event’s programme is comprised of topics which are of utmost importance and have been exclusively ranked by profound industry and academia leaders.

•    Out of the Box R&D – Padlocking the innovation gap by accessing and rewardingly adopting better tools, technologies and ideas

•    Raising the Bar – Facilitating the discovery of pioneering and effective drugs by improving the predictivity of animal models

•    Two Heads are Better than One – Creating partnerships to unleash research alternatives and benefit from the core intelligence of each stakeholder

•    Getting Personal – Abolishing trial-and-error inefficiencies inflating healthcare costs by delivering a tailored drug to each patient

•    Cracking the Genetic Code – Utilising synthetic biology to access novel, cost effective opportunities

•    Peptide Hot Spots – Easing the discovery of leads for therapeutics by applying fresh approaches to eliminate toxicity

•    The Biomarker’s Promise – Facilitating the selection voyage by only taking the most hopeful drug candidates on board

•    Enduring Conquests – Revolutionising the pharma business model by mastering portfolio management to ensure supreme resource allocation

•    Perfect Strike – Achieving cost efficiency by tackling the Hit-to-Lead obstacles and locating the  precise targets with true potential

•    Switching Roles – Bringing repositioning into play to boost pipeline productivity    

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