Healthcare Business Summit (Portugal)
Event Date: 16 October 2019
The Portuguese biotech and life sciences ecosystem is living one of its most important and relevant years, with companies, merging, succeeding, and for the 4th year Portugal is hosting the
Web Summit in Lisbon. This Healthcare Business Summit is part of this momentum, that this time, together with Scandinavian and Baltic companies, will be an opportunity to develop new approaches, new businesses and concepts in life sciences and biotechnology.
Come and participate on the P-BIO Healthcare Business Summit and be part of this meeting to engage the Portuguese, Scandinavia and Baltic ecosystems. Companies will have opportunity to profit from this interaction and foster the opportunity to develop new approaches, new businesses and concepts in life sciences and biotechnology.
Participation is FREE.
Program will be held at INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory.
Avda. Mestre José Veiga s/n, Braga, Portugal
Program for Healthcare Business Summit
DAY 1- 16th October
Key aspects and milestones for a successful scientific and clinical validation.
Regulatory and ISO Standards to take into account.
Nuno Sousa, ICVS/UMinho – Session coordinator
Regulatory – Natalie Schmidt, Pfizer
ISO Standards – Francisco Noronha, Bizaffairs
IND Enabling – Margarida Menezes Ferreira, Infarmed (TBC)
Clinical Validation Maria João Queiroz, Eurotrials
Visit to Clinical Academic Center – Hospital de Braga
Dinner – Celebration of 20 years of P-BIO
DAY 2- 17th October
From Inside Out – Leading SME companies in the XXIst century.
What should be expected from seed to product
Bruno Wohlschlegel – Merck Group
Key Elements for a successful inception and seed milestones
Venture Capital Professional (TBC)
10:30 – 11:30
Seed stage – Selected company presentation: Portugal, Scandinavia, Baltics (6 companies)
Moderator: Rita Marques, Portugal Venture
11:30 – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:30
How to Kick-off
Debate – Panel Members:
Daniela Couto, Bio Generation; Filipe Pereira, Lund University;
Peter Vilax, Hovione Capital (TBC)
Moderator: António Murta, Pathena
INL – Lars Montelius
P-BIO – Simão Soares
Minister of Economy (TBC)
Scandinavia and Baltics – region of innovation in life science lesson’s learned
Jaanus Pikani, Scanbal
Second session – Late stage Case show – Selected company presentation: Portugal, , Scandinavia, Baltics (6 Companies)
Moderator: Carlos Faro, Biocant
16:00 – 16:45
What should be expected from a Late stage company
Nuno Arantes-Oliveira, 200M; Seppo Makinen, Vincent Linder;
Moderator: David Malta, P-BIO
17:00 Closing remarks and Visit to INL
Registration should be made until October 4th and there will be no charges for the participation of the companies. Participants should take care of travel and accommodation arrangements.
All companies participating are invited to join us on the dinner on October 16th to celebrate the 20th anniversary of P-BIO (separate registration, more info soon).