Disruptive Developments Digitalisation, AI and Virtualisation Supporting ATMP Progress

06 Sep 2023
Stream 2


11:00am Chair Introduction

Chairperson: Renato Panza, Digital Strategy Director, Galapagos


11:05am Presentation: AIDPATH – How Can Digitalisation and AI Improve CAR-T Cell Manufacturing?

  • Overview of the EU H2020 project AIDPATH including its vision and achievements 
  • Benefits of data collection and usage in automated CAR-T cell manufacturing 
  • Use Cases for Artificial Intelligence in CAR-T and their deployment in the manufacturing process 

Simon Hort, Team Leader Adaptive Production Control, IPT Fraunhofer 


11:20am Presentation: Overcoming ATMP Industrialization Challenges by Co-Innovation on a Platform of Capabilities 

  • How to build a patient centric “zero-error” value chain in a co-innovation approach 
  • Set up of orchestration and exception management in the virtual treatment journey 
  • Learn how built-in AI capabilities will help to achieve unprecedented levels of automation, enable truly natural human-machine interaction, and augment your decision making

Eduard Hergenreider, Product Manager, SAP SE


11:35am Presentation: Mission Critical: Today’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Is Delivering Product to Market Faster Than Ever.

  • We will illustrate how new, modern MES technology is meeting the demands and directly delivering a return on investment for cell and gene manufacturers. 
  • Using data from Manufacturing Excellence customers, we will share real-world metrics and how companies are thriving when using an electronic batch record (EBR). 
  • We will discuss implementation tactics and lessons learned from our customers as well as real-world metrics on efficiency gains. 
  • Learn how modern MES technology or a low-code, no-code software platform is configurable to your process, easier to implement and provides a seamless user interface. 

Michelle Janas, Mx Regional Account Executive, MasterControl 


11:50am Closing Panel with Q&A

With all session participants 




Renato Panza
Digital Strategy Director
Simon Hort
Team Leader Adaptive Production Control
Eduard Hergenreider
Product Manager
Michelle Janas
Mx Regional Account Executive