Technologies That Matter: A New Life Sciences World is Emerging

Technologies That Matter: A New Life Sciences World is Emerging

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The MIT Enterprise Forum Greece invites you to join the upcoming event "A New Life Sciences World is Emerging" on June 21, 2016, at 17:00 at the Biomedical Research Foundation, Academy of Athens.

The event program will include presentations from our panel of experts who will share experiences from their work and discuss cutting edge research in the realm of the Life Sciences, giving the audience an overview of the challenges and opportunities of specific sectors, that are expected to have unprecedented impact in our society namely: Biotechnology, Medical Devices, and Digital Health. 

Program

17:00-17:30

Arrivals & Registrations

17:30-17:45

Welcoming remarks
Vassilis Papakonstantinou, Chairman, MITEF Greece

17:45-18:15

Opening Remarks: The Evolution of the Life Sciences World
Elias Papatheodorou, CEO, Genkyotex S.A. and Aris Constantinides,
Investment Director, NBGI Ventures

18:15-18:45

Fireside chat: Biotech
with Manos Perros, Chief Executive Officer, Entasis Therapeutics
and Elias Papatheodorou, CEO, Genkyotex S.A.

18:45-19:00 Break
19:00-19:30

Fireside chat: Medtech
with Otello Stampacchia, PhD, Managing Director, Omega Funds
and Aris Constantinides, Investment Director,
NBGI Ventures

19:30-20:00

Fireside chat: Digital Health
with Dimitris Brilis, General Manager, Alcon
and Leonidas Alexopoulos, Assistant Professor, NTUA,
Co-founder, ProtATonce

20:00-20:30

VC panel: Life Sciences Worldwide Investment Trends
Sofia Ioannidou, Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners
Simos Kedikoglou, CEO, Impulse Dynamics
Moderator: Aris Constantinides, Investment Director, NBGI Ventures

20:30-20:45 Closing remarks
20:45-21:30 Light cocktail

 

 

Speakers

Manos Perros, Chief Executive Officer, Entasis Therapeutics

Dimitris Brilis, General Manager, Alcon Greece Cluster

Dr. Simos Kedikoglou, CEO, Impulse Dynamics

Sofia Ioannidou, Investment Director, Life Sciences Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners

Elias Papatheodorou, CEO, Genkyotex S.A.

Aris Constantinides, Investment Director, NBGI Ventures

Leonidas Alexopoulos, Assistant Professor, NTUA, Co-founder, ProtATonce

Vassilis Papakonstantinou, Chairman, MITEF Greece

 

Join us today!

In addition to registering for your own ticket you may want to consider donating a small amount to help us advance the mission of MITEF Greece. Join us today and feel free to donate to our cause by entering the amount you wish at the bottom of the page (note included in registration form).

Your generosity and dedication in supporting MITEF Greece programs is very important and we want to thank you in advance for your consideration.

 

 


When?

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 5:00 PM

Where?

(ΙΙΒΕΑΑ) Biomedical Research Foundation, Academy of Athens
Soranou tou Efesiou 4
115 27 Athina
Attica, Greece


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