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28 October 2015

 
 
7:45h  

Registration

 
       
9:00h  

Welcome 

Rudi Balling, Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine, Director

Wouter Spek, EurobioForum Foundation, Director

 
       
9:15h  

Keynote lecture

 
   

Maya R. Said, Novartis, Senior Vice President

“Big Data:  An Opportunity or a Distraction?  Signal or Noise?”

 
       
       
10:15h-10:45h   Coffee break with poster session and industry exhibition  
       
       
10:45h-12:30h   

Hurdles to tackle

 
   

Bartha Knoppers, McGill University, Director of the Centre of genomics & policy

"From open or controlled access to...??

 
       
   

Carlos Conde, Amazon Web Services, Chief Technology Evangelist EMEA

"Cloud computing in healthcare"

 
       
   

Ana Mingorance, Dravet Syndrome Foundation EU, Scientific Director

"What’s in it for me? The patient as a partner"

 
       
       
12:30h-13:30h   Lunch with poster session and industry exhibition  
       
       
13:30h-15:50h  

Making sense of complex data: standardisation & integration

 
   

Niklas Blomberg, ELIXIR, Director

"Enabling European-Wide Sharing of Data in the Life Sciences"

 
       
   

Laurent Probst, PWC Luxembourg, Partner PWC Luxembourg and PwC Accelerator CEO and Founder

"SME big data companies: verticalisation, internationalization and regulation"

 
       
   

Andrew Hufton, Nature Publishing Group, Managing Editor

"From data repositories to data journals - publishing and sharing health-related data"

 
   

Jasmin Battista, European Commission, Member of cabinet of VP for digital single market

"Health Care in the Digital Single Market"

 
       
       
15:50h-16:20h   Coffee break with poster session and industry exhibition  
       
       
16:20h-18:05h  

Big Data everywhere you go: new approaches in Big Data research

 
   

Andrea Mensah, Oracle, Healthcare Business Development Director

"From genomics to population health"

 
       
   

Paulo Esteves Veríssimo, University of Luxembourg, Professor

"e-Biobanking ecosystems:a global solution for usability and security of biomedical data"

 
       
   

 Ann Martin, Innovative Medicines Initiative, Principal Scientific Manager

"Enabling Technologies for Collaborative Research in Health"

 

 
       
       
18:05h-18:50h  

The Doctor and Patient of the Future

 
    Participants:  
       
    Maya R. Said, Novartis, Senior Vice President  
       
    Ana Mingorance, Dravet Syndrome Foundation, Scientific Director  
       
    Jan A. Hazelzet, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Vice Director Strategy and Policy  
       
    John Mattison, Kaiser Permanente, Chief medical information officer  
       
18:50h  

Reception