MedTech Strategist Innovation Summit DUBLIN 2018 – Apr. 17-19 — Agenda

April 17th - 19th, 2018 The Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin — Dublin, Ireland

Tuesday, April 17th - Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Day 1 - Tuesday, April 17th

11:30am-12:00pmRegistration and box lunch - Great Room Foyer
12:00-12:05pmWelcome/Opening - Great Room
- David Cassak, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
- Stephen Levin, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
12:05-12:35pmSpotlight Session: Back to Basics in a Time of Value-Based Healthcare

- Chris Cleary, Vice President Corporate Development, Medtronic
- Antoine Papiernik, Managing Partner, Sofinnova Partners
12:35-1:15pmSpotlight Session
Alternative Financing: Cultivating the Soil & Seed to Maturity - The Many Stages of Company Development

- Yuval Binur, Chairman, Mitralign
- Thierry Chignon, Senior Partner, Merieux Developpement
- Mike Favet, Managing Director, KCK Group
- Rajan Patel, CEO, iO Life Science
- Yu Zhang, European Investment Bank (EIB)
1:15-1:20pmModerator: genae
1:20-2:20pm6 Start-Up Company Presentations
2:20-2:40pmKeynote Speaker: Paul LaViolette, Managing Partner, COO, SV Health Investors
2:40-3:00pmNetworking Break - Great Room Foyer
Speaker Breakout
3:00-3:30pmSpotlight Session: Late Stage Investing

- Stephen Atkinson, CEO, Atlantic Therapeutics
- Laurent Grandidier, CEO, Xeltis
- Tim Haines, Managing Partner, Abingworth
- Daniel O'Mahony, Partner, Seroba Life Sciences
- Josep Sanfeliu, General Partner, Ysios Capital

Moderator: David Cassak, Editor-in-Chief, The MedTech Strategist
3:30-3:35pmModerator: Cantor Fitzgerald
3:35-4:35pmCorporate Panel – Thinking the Strategic Way – New Ideas and New Landscape for the Future of Medical Technology

- Matthew Dodds, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, LivaNova
- Chris Eso, Vice President Corporate Development, Medtronic
- Townsend Goddard, VP/GM, Surgical Group, Olympus EMEA
- Stan Rabinovich, VP, Discovery Advanced Technology, Edwards Lifesciences
4:35-4:40pmModerator: IMMR
(Presenting companies will have a table at the reception)
4:40-5:40pm6 Start-Up Company Presentations
5:40-6:15pmCorporate VC Panel: Concept + Design + Value = Investment
Leading Medtech Strategics Talk Through the Math

- Evan Norton, Divisional Vice President, Abbott Ventures
- Daniel Sheehan, Vice President Ventures, Medtronic
- Zeev Zehavi, Vice President Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Development Corp. (JJDC)
6:15-7:45pmEvening Networking Reception - Great Room Foyer

Day 2 - Wednesday, April 18th

8:00-8:30amRegistration & Welcome Coffee - Great Room Foyer
8:30-9:00amSpotlight Session: Enterprise Ireland Looks at the Rise and Successful Exit of Neuravi

- Eamon Brady, CEO, Neuravi
- Justin Lynch, Partner & CFO, Fountain Healthcare Partners
9:00-9:05amModerator: Medmarc
9:05-10:05am6 Start-Up Company Presentations
10:05-10:45amSpotlight Session: Trends Shaping the Global MedTech Industry

- John Babitt, EY Americas Medtech Leader
10:45-11:05amNetworking Break - Great Room Foyer
Speaker Breakout
11:05-11:35amSpotlight Session: Early Stage Investing

- Alessio Beverina, Founder & Managing Partner, Panakes Partners
- Jacques Essinger, CEO, Polares Medical SA
- James L. Greene, CEO, MedLumics
- Aneta Sottil, Director, Life Sciences, Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners
11:35-11:45amSponsor/Moderator Session: Integrated Translational Research - Advanced Preclinical Methods Support Product Differentiation

- Peter Markham, President & CEO, CBSET, Inc.

(Presenting companies will have a breakout table in the Adams & Deirdre Suite over Lunch)
11:45am-12:25pm4 Start-Up Company Presentations
12:25-12:55pmSpotlight Session: European Investment Fund's (EIF) New Initiative in Life Sciences

- Adelaide Cracco, Head of Life Sciences, European Investment Fund
- Nick Dunster, Investment Manager, European Investment Fund
12:55-2:15pmLunch - Adams & Deirdre Suite, 1st Floor
2:15-3:15pmKeynote: "Understanding the World of Big Data in Medtech"
- Annika Grosse, Executive Partner, Global Business Services, Watson Health Practice Leader, Europe, IBM Watson
3:15-3:35pmSession TBA
3:35-3:40pmModerator: PMI
3:40-4:20pm4 Start-Up Company Presentations
4:20-5:20pmVC Panel: Prepare to Pitch – Leading VCs Talk through the Issues

- Alessio Beverina, Founder and Managing Partner, Panakes Partners
- Claudio Giuliano, Managing Partner & Founder, Innogest
- Justin Klein, Partner, NEA
- Bruno Montanari, Partner, Seroba Life Sciences
- Anne Portwich, Partner, LSP
- Thom Rasche, Partner, Earlybird Venture Capital
- Reinhilde Spatscheck, Partner, SHS Capital
- Rainer Strohmenger, General Partner, Wellington Partners
- Damien Tappy, President & Managing Partner, Endeavour Vision
5:20-5:40pmNetworking Break - Great Room Foyer
Speaker Breakout
5:40-5:45pmModerator: Alira Health
5:45-6:50pmMedTech Innovator - Dublin Competition
Host: Paul Grand, CEO, MedTech Innovator
Judges to be Announced Soon
6:50-8:00pmEvening Networking Reception – No. 27 Bar and Lounge

Day 3 - Thursday, April 19th

8:00-8:30amRegistration & Welcome Coffee - Great Room Foyer
8:30-8:55amSpotlight Session: Cyber Security

- Anita Finnegan, CEO, Nova Leah
8:55-9:00amModerator: TBA
9:00-9:30amSpotlight Session: Commercialization Challenges for an Evolving Europe

- Jason Hannon, CEO, Mainstay Medical
- Chas Taylor, CEO, Veryan Medical
9:30-9:35amModerator: ICON
9:35-10:45am7 Start-Up Company Presentations
10:45-11:15amSpotlight Session: The Investment Picture in France

Panelists TBA
11:15-11:35amNetworking Break - Great Room Foyer
Speaker Breakout
11:35-11:40amModerator: Sabic
11:40am-12:30pm5 Start-Up Company Presentations
12:30-12:50pmNetworking Break & Working Box Lunch - Great Room Foyer
Speaker Breakout
12:50-12:55pmModerator: RBrooks Group
12:55-1:45pm5 Start-Up Company Presentations
1:45-2:15pmSpotlight Session
The New EU Regulation Changes – What is the Holistic Approach in this New Climate?

- Vicki Anastasi, Vice President and Global Head, Medical Device and Diagnostics Research, ICON Plc
- Serge Bernasconi, CEO, MedTech Europe
- Joseph Gatewood, Vice President, Global Strategy & Analysis, AdvaMed
- Piergiulio Lauriano, Project Manager, Alira Health
2:15-2:20pmModerator: iO Life Science
2:20-3:10pm5 Start-Up Company Presentations
3:10-3:30pmSpeaker Breakout - Great Room Foyer
3:30pmConference Concludes

Note: Program subject to change.