Agenda

Seventh Central European Life Science Investment Conference
Hotel Stary, Krakow, 25-27 October2017

This year’s theme:
“Investment and commercialization: time for internationalization and collaboration”

Agenda

25 October 2017
18.00 Registration open
18.00 Pre-conference Drinks Reception at the Hotel Stary
Sponsored by Slater Heelis (UK)                                                         
 

26 October 2017

MAIN CONFERENCE STARTS

08.15 Registration Open
09.00

Wellcome

Roland Kozlowski, LSBC (Poland)

9.15 Session: The big picture in life sciences

09.15

Talk: Digital Health - What's in it for me?

 

Martin Oxley, IORMA (Poland)

09.45

Talk: Investment in Innovation – should strategy be bipartisan

Mark Treherne, Former Government Advisor (UK)

10.15

Talk: Doing healthcare business in Poland

Michael Dembinski, British Polish Chamber of Commerce (PL)

10.45-11.30 Coffee & Networking
11.30 Session VC investment
11.30

Talk: Investing in and running high growth businesses – personal experiences

Maciek Drozdz, JNJ Ventures, (UK)

12.00

Panel: VC thoughts on the present

Moderator: Roland Kozlowski

 

Mateusz Kowalewski, Augere Venture (Poland)

Wojciech Tworzyński, JPIF (Poland)


Peter Dudek, Wellignton Partners (Germany)
Maciek Drozdz, JNJ Ventures, (UK)

12.45-14.00 Networking lunch

14.00 Session: Tech Transfer

14.00

Talk: Tech Transfer - Deal Structures and Legal Perspectives

Simon Wallwork, Slater Heelis (UK)

14.30

Talk: Tech Transfer

Gabor Lamm, EMBLEM Technology Transfer GmbH (Germany)

15.00

Panel: Tech Transfer: Lessons to learn from mature markets
Moderator: Gabor Lamm
Krzysztof Jakubczak, nanoEmi (Poland)
Radosław Rudź, CITTRU (Poland)
Joern Erselius, Max Planck (Germany)
Stefan Ogrodzinski, Biocity (UK)
Simon Wallwork, Slater Heelis (UK)

15.45

TEA & Networking

16.30

Arm Chair Discussion: Deals in the CRO world
Jane Eisner, Quintiles (UK)

Personal perspectives and the CRO/ Pharma industry landscape

17.00

More Poland Limited

Talk: A dietary supplement for the after effects of alcohol intoxication

Katarzyna Koziak, Warsaw Medical University (Poland)

17.15

Talk: Starting, financing and deals

Pawel Bochniarz, ValueTech Seed (PL)

17.45 Conference close for the day
19.30

Networking drinks, Conference Dinner, Live Music: Restaurant Pod Roza

27 October 2017

07.45 Business Breakfast: Intellectual Property Management
Sponsored by WTS Patent (Poland)
Case Study: Anna Grze­lak and Andrzej Witek, WTS (Poland)

09.00 Session: The Polish Early Stage Pharma Scene
09.00 Talk: Magdalena Marciniak, Selvita (Poland)
09.30 Talk: Marcin Szumowski, Oncoarendi (Poland)
10.00 Talk: Małgorzata Maurer, Polpharma Biologics (Poland)
10.30

Coffee & Networking

11.00 Business Development and Alliance Management
11.00

Panel: Business Development, Deals and Internationalization

Moderator: Mark Treherne


Olga Krylova, Pfizer (UK)
Jarek Oleszczuk, Astra Zeneca (Poland)
Nicolas Beuzen, Oncoarendi (Poland)

Irina Staatz, Staatz Business Development (Germany)

 

Pawel Bochniarz, ValueTech Seed (PL)

11.45

Talk: George Rahim, UCB (Belgium)
Alliance Management: Delivering value from Life Science Partnering

12.15

Session: Company Presentations
Quick break then coffee served in conference hall
In partnership with Life Science Open Space

 

• Medical Simulation Technologies Sp. z o.o.

Winner “Life Science Open Space Competition”

• Monitor CR Sp. z o.o.
Runner up “Life Science Open Space Competition”


• Real Research Sp. z o.o.
• Captor Therapeutics Sp z o.o.

 

13.30

Conference Close and summing-up

Roland Kozlowski