IO Frontiers World 2019


Zonghai Li

Dr Zonghai Li

CEO & CSO, CARsgen Therapeutics, Ltd

Dr. Zonghai Li Founder, CEO and CSO of CARsgen Therapeutics, a leading company on CAR-T cell therapeutics in China.

Dr. Li is a professor and principal investigator in Shanghai Cancer Institute, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine. Dr. Li got his M.D. and Ph.D. from Hunan Medical University and Fudan University respectively. Dr. Li is dedicated to developing innovative immune therapeutics to fight cancer. He has advanced several first-in-class CAR-T cell therapeutics for the treatment of patients with pancreatic, gastric, liver cancer and other cancer types.

  • "Great venue to solidify and harmonize on the current challenges facing this sector - in real time. The caliber of the speakers and session contents was premier. “
    Dolores Baksh
    Innovation Leader, GE Healthcare
  • “A great event to learn about the hurdles that are needed to be overcome to get through the clinic.”
    Devin Bridgen
    Scientist, strategic partnerships, SQZ Biotech
  • "It was a great opportunity to share current data and thinking about the development of therapeutics directed at modulating the immune response to cancer."
    Lance Leopold
    Vice President, Head of Oncology Development, Incyte Corporation
  • "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
    Vice President, Research & Product Development, Dendreon
  • “In the rapidly moving Advanced Therapy market, Phacilitate remains one of the premier events.”
    David James
    CEO, Scinogy