Meet the Speakers

Susanne Baars

Human Genome Foundation, Netherlands

Susanne Baars is a Dutch scientist and entrepreneur who creates technological solutions to global problems. Susanne Baars is the founder and executive… READ MORE
Richard Baker

New Medicine Partners, UK

Richard is an internationally respected leader in healthcare and life sciences. He is Founding Director of New Medicine Partners, a… READ MORE
Catherine Brownstein

Boston Children's Hospital, USA

Dr. Brownstein is an Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and a Research Associate in the Division of Genetics and… READ MORE
Reinhard Hiller

Artisan Biomed, South Africa

Jeffrey Kaditz

Q Bio, USA

Jeffrey Kaditz is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor and advisor who has helped drive a wide range of technologies and… READ MORE
Olga Kubassova

Investor, CEO & Scientist, UK

Dr. Olga Kubassova is a mathematician by background with MS in Mathematics from St. Petersburg State University, MS in Information… READ MORE
Twan Lammers

RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Twan Lammers obtained a DSc degree in Radiation Oncology from Heidelberg University in 2008 and a PhD degree in Pharmaceutics… READ MORE
Michael McDermott

University of Leeds, UK

I am group leader in the University of Leeds. Our laboratory studies innate immune-mediated (auto)inflammation, using translational research to address… READ MORE
Olivia Merkel

LMU Munich, Germany

Olivia Merkel has been a Professor of Drug Delivery at LMU Munich since 2015. She is a Registered Pharmacist, received… READ MORE
Harsukh Parmar

Non-Executive Director & Biotech Innovator, UK/USA

Harsukh completed his medical training at Aberdeen University and post-graduate clinical, academic and research training in internal medicine, immunology &… READ MORE
Dan Peer

Center for Translational Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Dan Peer is a Full Professor and the Director of the Laboratory of Precision NanoMedicine at Tel Aviv University. He is… READ MORE
Alif Saleh

Scipher Medicine, USA

A global business leader and entrepreneur at heart, Alif draws from his scientific background in systems biology, network theory, and… READ MORE
Avi Schroeder

Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Avi Schroeder is an Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology where he heads… READ MORE
Paul Peter Tak

Kintai Therapeutics, USA

Paul Peter Tak, MD PhD FMedSci is President & CEO of Kintai Therapeutics. He was trained as an internist, rheumatologist… READ MORE
Esen Tümer

Essential Evolution, Turkey

Esen Tümer is recognised by Economist & Forbes Magazines as one of the top 50 The most successful Women CEO… READ MORE
Nirvani Umadat

Dental Surgeon, Biotechnologist, Healthcare Entrepreneur, Canada

Dr. Umadat is a dental surgeon with ten years of experience in hospital practice, oral surgery and implantology, cosmetic restorative… READ MORE
Thomas Wilckens, Congress Chair

InnVentis, Israel/Germany

Dr. Thomas Wilckens is a medical doctor and a serial entrepreneur. He serves as the CEO of InnVentis Ltd., with… READ MORE