Agenda

Sixth Central European Life Science InvestmentConference
Hotel Stary, Krakow, 26-28 October2016
This year’stheme:
“Management, Investment and Success”
Agenda
correct on 24 October 2016

26 October 2016
18.00 Registration open
18.00 Pre-conference Drinks Reception at the HotelStary                                                          
 

27 October 2016

MAIN CONFERENCESTARTS

08.15 Registration Open
09.15

Welcome

Roland Kozlowski LSBC (Poland)

9.30 Session: Initiatives in Poland and life science investment

Session Chair: Krzysztof Jakubczak, LSBC, PL

09.30

Talk: NCBR Initiatives

Pawel Kurzyński, NCBR, PL

10.00

Talk: Funding structures in Poland

Jakub Kur, International Expert

10.30

Talk: Tales of a life science business angel in the US

Ron Landes, US

11.00 Coffee &Networking
11.40

Talk: Running an early stage fund in Poland

Anna Mitros, Platinum Seed, Poland

12.10

Talk: Running an early stage fund in Europe

David Blair, Wywern Fund, UK

12.40

Talk: Crowd Funding

Gwidon Idziak, Derstone, Poland

13.10 Networkinglunch

14.30 Session: Various perspectives on running investment funds

Session Chair: Bartosz Walter LSI, Poland

14.30

How to be a successful VC fund EU perspective

Holger Reithinger, Forbion, Germany

15.00

VC panel (Moderator: Roland Kozlowski)

Composed of some of the above speakers plus Wojciech Tworzyński, JPIF, Poland

15.45

TEA &Networking

16.30

Talk:Success story - Western Europe

Darrin Disley, Horizon, UK

17.00

Talk: Success story - Central Europe

Marcin Szumowski – Medicalgorithmics   and OncoArendi – personal perspectives

17.30

Conference close for theday            

19.15

Networking drinks, Conference Dinner, Live Music: Restaurant PodRoza

28 October 2016

07.45 BusinessBreakfast with European Investment Fund (EIF)

Patric Gresko, EIF, Luxembourg

Piyush Unalkat, EIF, Luxembourg

Session Starts 09.15 Women in Biotech

Session Chair: Edyta Niemczyk (LSBC)

09.15

Talk: Perspectives

Melanie Lee, BTG, UK

09.45

PanelDiscussion:

Women in Biotech

Chair: Florence Korhonen, NFBAN, Finland

Melanie Lee, BTG, UK

Mirosława Zydroń, Selvita, Poland

Audra Shallal, NFBAN, Finland

Anne Bruinvels, Px HealthCare, UK

Theresa Visarius, IPS Biopharma, Switzerland

10.30

Emerging company presentations

DiabeCo Sp. z o.o. Nigel Whittle, Business Development Director, Poland

CaptorTherapeutics Sp. z o.o. Filip Jelen, Poland

DrOmnibus Sp. z o.o. Michal Ryś, Bogumiła Matuszewska, Poland             

11.00

Coffee andnetworking

11.45

Talk: Determination: how to move commercial projects forward in the Polish Start-up environment

Katarzyna Koziak, Warsaw Medical University, PL

12.15

Talk: The importance of Management

Tony Bradshaw, Bradshaw Talent Management, UK 

12.45

Panel discussion:

Commercialization – Deals – management people

Chair: Tony Bradshaw, Bradshaw Talent Management,

Ned Wakeman, Biohub, UK

Mark Preston, Restructuring Advisory, PL

Adam Jenkins, Proprimo, PL

Katarzyna Koziak, Medical University of Warsaw, PL

Melanie Lee, BTG, UK

13.30

Summing up & Conference Close Roland Kozlowski(LSBC)

13.30-

15.30

After Conference lunch

Roundtable discussion for Investors interested in investment and early stage projects in Poland.