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Greater Philadelphia-Israel Gene & Cell Therapy and Bio Convergence Conference

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

December 7, 9AM-1PM

This is a hybrid or virtual live event

The Greater Philadelphia is a hub for gene and cell therapy innovation. Israel has emerged as a growing center for bio convergence innovation and a site to roll out personalized therapies. Israel coined the term bio convergence which is an industry segment within healthcare and research in life science that emphasizes the synergy between engineering/technology and computerized systems. Bio convergence supports the development, and implementation of gene and cell therapeutics.

Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (PICC) and PICC Foundation are thrilled to connect Greater Philadelphia and Israeli experts to explore technological gaps and innovative solution advancing personalized care. Join us!

AGENDA (in formation):


Welcoming remarks and discussion on the future of personalized healthcare

Dr. David J. Shulkin, Former Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs

Dr. Ran Balicer, Chief Innovation Officer, Clalit Health Services, Israel’s largest medical health provider


Greater Philadelphia Gene and Cell Therapy Stakeholders Technology Gap Presentations


Israeli Gene and Cell Therapy Company Presentations


PICC Life Sciences, Healthcare and Bio Innovation Award Presentation

Registration will open soon.

Sponsorship opportunities are available, info: picc@phillyisraelchamber.com | 215.703.3135


December 7
9:00 am - 1:00 pm