Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope and Karolinska Institute Join as Co-Organizers of World Stem Cell Summit

Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope and the Karolinska Institute (Stockholm, Sweden) are now co-organizers of the 8th annual World Stem Cell Summit taking place at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, December 3-5, 2012. Karl-Henrik Grinnemo, MD, PhD, Group Leader in Regenerative Cardiology of the Karolinska Institute; Richard Jove, PhD, Director of the […]

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World Stem Cell Summit 2013

Build on the momentum. Capitalize on your Summit experience. Distill and incorporate what emerged, and further explore what may be ahead. Follow-up with colleagues. And make plans now to continue the dialogue at the 2013 World Stem Cell Summit.

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UM’s Stem Cell and Diabetes Research Institutes Co-Sponsor World Stem Cell Summit

The Miller School’s Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute and Diabetes Research Institute will be taking the lead on the world stage of stem cell research, uniting with the Genetics Policy Institute to co-sponsor and organize the world’s largest and most comprehensive multi-track interdisciplinary stem cell conference.

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Stem cell group, Genetics Policy Institute, plans summit in WPB next year

Whether cloning human babies or baby sheep, the concept of using adult or embryonic stem cells to produce another being or to heal a sick one is highly controversial.But that didn’t stop Bernard Siegel from ditching his 30-year law career to found and direct the Genetics Policy Institute, which is staging its eighth annual World […]

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West Palm Beach, FL to Host 8th Annual World Stem Cell Summit December 3-5, 2012

Co-Organizers of Largest Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Meeting Include: Genetics Policy Institute; Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine; and Diabetes Research Institute West Palm Beach – Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced today that the 8th Annual World Stem Cell Summit is scheduled for Dec. 3–5, 2012 at the Palm […]

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Tommy Thompson pushes for focus on adult stem cells

A decade after he helped persuade a president to allow funding of some embryonic stem cell research, Tommy Thompson, the former Wisconsin governor and presumptive U.S. Senate candidate, paid a visit to the Vatican on Wednesday to deliver a very different message. In Rome, Thompson, who is Roman Catholic, portrayed himself as a strong proponent […]

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World Stem Cell Summit comes to Pasadena

PASADENA – The World Stem Cell Summit, now in its seventh year, will kick off three days of networking and seminars on Monday at the Pasadena Convention Center in hopes of spurring progress and investment in the emerging industry.  The event promises more than 150 top international speakers and 50 hours of programming with industry […]

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Athersys CEO to Deliver Keynote Address at World Stem Cell Summit 2011

Athersys Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing an innovative stem cell platform, similar to companies like Mesoblast (MSB: ASX), Osiris (Nasdaq: OSIR) and ThermoGenesis Corp (Nasdaq: KOOL), recently announced that its CEO would deliver the keynote address at the World Stem Cell Summit 2011.

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The Saban Research Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Will Co-Sponsor the World Stem Cell Summit in Pasadena on October 3rd-5th

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Global leaders from government and the medical and business communities will converge in Pasadena next week for the World Stem Cell Summit. This annual meeting provides a unique opportunity for diverse thinkers to learn about recent findings and discuss challenges in advancing the mission of regenerative medical research. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is […]

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Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) Announces 2011 “Stem Cell Action” Award Winners and Honorees

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Genetics Policy Institute will honor individuals and organizations that have positively impacted the advancement of stem cell research at the 7th Annual Stem Cell Action Awards Dinner on October 4, 2011 at the Pasadena Convention Center. The award ceremony, to be held as part of the 2011 World Stem Cell Summit, will recognize […]

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Consultate General of Canada in Los Angeles to Co-Organize World Stem Cell Summit, Pasadena, Oct. 3-5

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced that the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles will serve as one of the co-organizers of the 2011 World Stem Cell Summit scheduled for Oct. 3 – 5, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California.  “Canada believes very strongly in the importance of cross-border innovation […]

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