Seminar : Innovations and Advances for Bio-Processing

Jan 11, 2017

Seminar : Innovations and Advances for Bio-Processing


Date: 20th January 2017

Time: 0900 to 1700

Venue:  Theatre 1 of Hong Kong Productivity Council, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong


About the seminar

  • Overview of regenerative medicine
  • Provide latest information about the culture method
  • Introduce novel bioreactor for adherent cell culture using tidal movements


Who should attend?

Professionals in the vaccine and cell therapy industry and research or anyone interested in this area


Speakers (**speakers may change without prior notice**)

Anthony Chan- CTO, China Regenerative Medicine International Limited

Arvin Chua-Product Specialist, VacciXcell

Rachelle Melendres- Product Specialist, VacciXcell




Ms. Alison Chu        Tel: (852) 3628 3986

                        Email: [email protected]


Program Rundown





09:15 – 10:00

Bioprocessing 101

Understand different type of culture methods and introduction of tide-motion bioreactors for adherent cell culture.

10:00 – 11:00

The Future of Regenerative Medicine (by CRMI)

How regenerative medicine can further develop in HK

11:00 – 11:15

Tea Break

11:15 – 12:00

Scaling Up in varying bioreactors

Difficulty on process development and Tide-motion linear scalability.

12:15 – 13:00

Robotic RTU Fillings

Less contamination risk and More accurate robotic filling introduction.

13:00 – 14:00







Stirred Tank Bioreactors and Fermenters

14:00 – 15:00

Challenges of Vaccine Production

Introduction to Stem Cell Therapy

Introduction to Stirred Tank Bioreactors / Fermenters

Discuss common challenges and difficulties of vaccine production

Discuss about stem cell therapy and its applications 

Introduce stirred tank/ fermenter applications

15:00 – 15:30

Advantages of Tide Motion Bioreactor

Cell Mass Production Techniques

Adherent Culture using Stirred Tanks

Discussion of advantage of BioNOCII, True Linear Scalability of CelCradle to TideCell

Discuss about the different techniques and technology currently being used in stem cell production

Discuss adherent cell culture in stirred tank and challenges

15:30 – 15:45

Tea Break

15:45 – 16:30

Tide Motion vs Other Bioreactors

Challenges of Cell Mass Production

Hybrid Bioreactor

Comparision of TideCell system with other bioreactor system

Discuss common challenges and difficulties of vaccine production

Discuss on VXL hybrid bioreactor

16:30 – 17:00

TideCell Cases

VacciXcell Solutions and Comparison to other systems

Special Fermentation applications (solid state fermentation)

Discussion of TideCell cases for vaccines

Discussion of Tide motion technology and other Vaccixcell products

Discuss on SSF and its applications