Phacilitate Leaders World

Conference speakers

Takashi Asada

Dr Takashi Asada

Professor, Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences, Kyoto University

Dr. Asada has been engaged as research scientist in Fujisawa Pharmaceutical Company over 25 years (1979-2005). He has been to Fujisawa Institute for Neuroscience in Edinburgh (FINE) as senior scientist in Edinburgh Scotland (1998-2000). Then, he moved to Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation (FBRI) in Kobe to performing global network support for Kansai Biomedical Cluster including Kobe, Osaka and Kyoto area as Life Science Ambassador, Kobe-Kansai Region, Japan collaboration with Medicon Valley Alliance (MVA) in Denmark (2007-2011).

Now he is Professor in Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences, Kyoto University to support global network, business support, and act as Project Manager for Japanese Government supported regenerative medicine projects (2011-Present).

  • 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
    bluebird bio
  • 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