APAC Industry Committee

Asia Pacific Industry Committee

The Committee

The APAC Industry Committee was established in joint with the ISCT Asia Regional Executive Committee and ISCT Industry Leadership.

Charter

The Asia Pacific Industry Committee (APAC) strives to:

  • address the unique challenges in cell and gene product development in the Asia Pacific Region.

Projects & Objectives

  • The APAC Industry Committee presented a roundtable at ISCT 2022 examining global market strategies and regulatory considerations for entering the APAC Market.
  • Monthly meeting discussions focus on global partnerships, regional regulatory considerations, process development challenges and more.

Headshot of Bill Milligan

Chair

William (Bill) Milligan, BSc
AventaCell
Taiwan/Canada

2022 Members

Sasha Aleksic
FUJIFILM
United States

Bryan Choi
Asia Regional Committee VP
Korea

Volker Huppert
Glycostem
Netherlands

Cheryl Hutchins

ANZ Regional Treasurer
Australia

William Yk Hwang
Asia Regional VP Elect
Singapore

Shin Kawamata

Asia Regional Secretary
Japan

Rajiv Khanna

ANZ Regional VP
Australia

Guy Klamer

ANZ Regional Secretary
Australia

Oscar Lee
National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University
Taiwan

David Smith 
Oribiotech
United States

Janet Macpherson
Cytiva
Australia

Steve Oh
A*STAR
Singapore

Karolis Rosickas
Regeneus
Australia

Nathan Smith
Cell Therapies
Australia

Kunihiko Suzuki

Asia Regional Treasurer
Japan

Shizu Takeda

Hitachi
Japan

Yoshie Tsurumaki

FIRM
Japan

Zlatibor Velickovic

ANZ Regional VP Elect
Australia

Hiroko Hanzawa 
Hitachi
Japan

Peiqing Zhang 
Pall Corporation 
Singapore