Program

  • 13-14 February 2019

    I4H Global Investor Forum: Life Sciences & Health – Program coming soon

  • 1 February 2018

    I4H Global Investor Forum: Life Sciences & Health

    09:00 Welcome by Chairman Hans Schikan & kick-off with TTO pitches
    10:00 Keynote speakers
    • Jan van de Winkel, President & CEO Genmab
    • Travis McCready, President & CEO of Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
    11:10 Coffee break
    11:30 Start-up Pitches
    12:45 Lunch & Meet the Investors
    13:15 Panel discussion Leadership moderated by Marianne van der Steen

    • Onno van de Stolpe, CEO & Founder Galapagos
    • Edward van Wezel, Managing Partner & Founder BioGeneration Ventures
    • Anne Portwich, Partner of LSP
    • Erik van den Berg, CEO AM-Pharma
    14:15 Scale-up Presentations
    15:25 Coffee break
    15:45 Closing keynotes & Award ceremony
    17:30 Networking Drinks
    18:30 VIP & CEO-Investor Dinner
  • 24 October 2017

    Global Investor Forum Boston: Regenerative Medicines / Life Sciences

    08:30 Global Investor Breakfast
    09:30 Panel discussion US and EU co-investment strategies for European scale-ups
    10:00 Keynote speakers

    • Prof. Martin Paul, President Maastricht University, Chair Steering Board Life Sciences & Health
    • Marianne van der Steen, Professor of Entrepreneurship in Healthcare, Maastricht University, The Netherlands – Connecting the ecosystems for global solutions for patients
    • Frank Luyten, Director Skeletal Biology & Engineering Research Center, Leuven University – Global RM challenges to change lives of patients: the physician perspective
    • Prof. Donald Ingber, Founding Director of the WYSS Institute – Crossing the Academic-Industrial Interface at the Wyss Institute
    • Tom Oostrom, Director Dutch Kidney foundation – Global collaboration to fight diseases: the patient perspective
    11:30 Coffee break
    12:00 Meet the Boston ecosystem & introduction panel

    • Prof. Joseph Loscalzo, Hersey Professor, Harvard Medical School
    • Kees Been, founder & CEO Lysosomal Therapeutics
    • Travis McCready, President & CEO, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
    • Stas Gayshan, Founder & Managing Director, Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) Boston

    13:00 Lunch & networking

    14:30 Pitch session with the Capital Network investors – Shark Tank Style
    15:45 Networking session between companies and investors
    16:45 End program