Expert Speakers

2023 Speakers

Discover which expert speakers and KOLs are presenting at the 3rd Annual Ligase Targeting Drug Development Summit this April 2023.

Kirby Swatek

Principal Investigator

University of Dundee

Ian Churcher

Chief Scientific Officer

Amphista Therapeutics

David Duda

Senior Scientist

Johnson & Johnson

Abhishek Dogra

Director, Medicinal Chemistry

Foghorn Therapeutics

Yusuke Tominari

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

FIMECS

Li Xiao

Computational Chemist

Merck

Seung Wook Yang

Scientist – Induced Proximity Platform, Ligase Biology Project Lead

Amgen

Satpal Virdee

MRC Investigator & Professor of Chemical Biology - MRC Protein Phosphorylation & Ubiquitylation Unit

University of Dundee

Sarah Schlesiger

Principal Scientist – Medicinal Chemistry

EMD Serono

Sandra d’Azzo

Professor

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Sam Shrivastava

Chief Executive Officer

ASHA Therapeutics

Randolph Lopez

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

A-Alpha Bio

Rainer Metcalf

Director – Computational Chemistry

ASHA Therapeutics

Ping Cao

Chief Executive Officer

Bridgene Biosciences

Peter Gareiss

Research Investigator

Arvinas

Nicholas Brown

Assistant Professor – Pharmacology

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

Nathaniel Henning

Scientist – Chemical Biology

Vicinitas Therapeutics

Monica Rodrigo-Brenni

Associate Director PROTAC Safety Science

AstraZeneca

Matt Clifton

Head of Structural & Biophysical Chemistry

Novartis

Kwok Chan

Investigator

GlaxoSmithKline

Kumar Suresh

Senior Director & Head of Drug Discovery

Progenra

Jo Hyunsun

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Pin Therapeutics

Jing Liu

Vice President – Medicinal Chemistry

Cullgen

Jean Francois Brazeau

Senior Scientist - Medicinal Chemistry

Janssen

Gwenn Hansen

Chief Scientific Officer

Nurix Therapeutics

Gabriel Lander

Professor

Scripps

Eric Strieter

Professor

University of Massachusetts

Dafydd Owen

Senior Scientific Director – Medicinal Chemistry

Pfizer

Craig Stumpf

Principal Scientist

Plexium

Cheng Dong

Principal Investigator

Tianjin Medical University

Bonnie Tillotson

Senior Scientist

C4 Therapeutics

Download the 2023 Full Event Guide