Networking Receptions

Don't Miss These Networking Events at ISCT 2023

Presidential Welcome Reception & Exhibit Hall Open

Join us for the official welcome from the ISCT President and kick-start the meeting with the busiest networking reception at the Annual Meeting. 
Open to all delegates, enjoy a glass of wine, hors d’oeuvres, and the opportunity to mingle and network with peers from all over the globe.  Make new connections and discover all of the latest innovations and services from our exhibitors.  

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Time: 18:30 - 20:30
Location: Exhibit and Poster Hall 
Open to all delegates

ISCT Poster Networking Receptions

ISCT Poster Receptions provide dedicated opportunities for investigators to discuss their latest research with a global network of scientists, clinicians, and other industry professionals.  A select number of top scoring poster presenters will also have the opportunity to spark conversations by way of a 2 minute elevator pitch presented to all session attendees.

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Time: 18:30 - 20:30*
Poster Hall

*Elevator Pitch Presentations
19:00 - 20:00

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2023
Time: 18:00 - 19:30*
*Elevator Pitch Presentations

Location: Exhibit & Poster Hall

BioBridge Global Networking Lounge

Take a break at the BioBridge Global Networking Lounge.

ISCT 2023 Cell and Gene Therapy Industry Networking Event

This event will facilitate local and global business connections between leading figures from academia, regulatory agencies and industry partners in the rapidly growing and increasingly global cell and gene therapy sector. 

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2023
Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Location: Hôtel de Ville (City Hall)
By invitation only  
Transportation will be provided

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ISCT Early Stage Professionals (ESP) Networking Reception

This event, co-located with the ISCT Industry Networking reception, is an exclusive opportunity for ISCT ESP members to not only network with peers, but also gain connections with Society leadership and CGT KOLs in industry, academia, and regulatory.

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2023
Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Location: Hôtel de Ville (City Hall)
By invitation only  
Transportation will be provided

Virtual 5k Run/Walk


Join the ISCT community in walking or running a 5 KM distance anytime before May 15, 2023 and provide proof of your run to be eligible to receive your complimentary run shirt in Paris.

All runners/walkers are invited to meet on-site in Paris for a group photo and celebrate the leaderboard. 

Date: anytime before May 15
Location: Virtual

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ISCT 2023 Gala

Join us for a whimsical evening at the enchanted Pavillons de Bercy
Dine, dance and transport yourself back to the early 1900s to a magical  golden age at this unique haven, nestled in the middle of Paris.  Don’t miss an unforgettable night celebrated year after year by ISCT delegates.

Date: Friday, June 2, 2023
Time: 20:00 - 23:30
Tickets required 

Pavillons de Bercy – Musée des Arts Forains
53 Avenue des Terroirs de France
75012 Paris, France
Bus transportation provided
Dress Code
Business casual attire


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