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Hans Klingemann

Hans Klingemann

Vice President of R&D, NantKwest, Inc
Dr. Klingemann is currently VP of Research and Development at NantKwest (NASDAQ: NK), the company he founded in 2002 as ZelleRx based on the core technology of NK-92. He is the former Director of the Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program at Boston’s Tufts Medical Center and the Cancer Center’s Hematological Malignancies Program. Before coming to Boston, Dr. Klingemann served as Director of Bone Marrow Transplant and Cell Therapy at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, and was the founding Director of the Sramek Center for Cell Engineering. He has worked as physician, scientist, educator, and administrator in leadership positions for more than 25 years at various academic medical centers in Europe, Canada and the United States and has authored over 170 scientific and medical papers. He maintains a professorship at Tufts Medical Center.
  • Real thinking forward combining experts in the field from manufacturing, regulatory and value vision” – “great network with strong experience and sharing risks & opportunities
    Anne-Virginie Eggimann
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  • Great program, great people, great venue.
    Klaus Kühlcke
  • Dynamic, interesting and highly interactive event that promotes exchange and networking in highly specialized field of gene therapy.
    Nathalie Clement
    Powell Gene Therapy Center, University of Florida
  • Phacilitate provides a unique forum, bringing together research, process development, and commercial leaders on the cutting edge of cell, gene, and immunotherapy. A great conference for anyone wanting a comprehensive view of the field.
    Dr James Trager
  • It was all business. I’ve never been to an event where over 80% of the conversations I had were constructive to my business objectives.
    Kurt Gielen
    Chemelot Campus B.V.
  • Great way to expand network with global experts in cell and gene therapy who are facing similar challenges.
    Steven Goodman