March 15, 2012

VISION Programme of the University College London

The VISION Programme of the University College London aims to be the nexus for the leaders of the biological sciences industry to hear and debate the latest technological, bioprocess and business developments in the sector.

The University College London "UCL" is ranked as one of the top ten world universities and the leading London-based university.

The Department of Biochemical Engineering is acknowledged as the UK Centre of Excellence in the field and is a strategic partner with industry to create innovative programmes.
Technical and Business Briefings run throughout the year and there is a three day core course each May. The goal is to capture the synergies between science, technology and business practice. Rigorous intellectual analysis and intensive, practical, peer-to-peer action-based learning are characteristic for the courses.

Details for programme please see

Special conditions for EAPB members:
Briefings are normally £50, they are reduced to £30 for EAPB members,
Core Course normally £3,000, EAPB members get a 30% reduction.

Upcoming VISION events:

15 March 2012
Managing Risk in the Bioprocess Industries Roup Chandwani, (CEO and MD), Aggio Partners Ltd  UCL 

15 May 2012
Managing Manufacturing Economics
Gunter Jagschies, Strategic Customer Relations Leader, GE healthcare

23 May 2012
Senior Leaders Core Course
This course teaches leadership skills and knowledge. Over a period of three days, sector-specific talks from thought leaders, facilitated case studies and interactive problem-solving exercises will enhance participants? capabilities.

13 September 2012
Portfolio Management: How to maximise within resource constraints Jo Pisani, Partner, PriceWaterhouseCoopers

EAPB acts as the associated section of Pharma and Medical Biotechnology of the European Federation of Biotechnology (EFB)