PROGRAM

Evening of August 20, 2014
Tessin Palace

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Welcoming Reception
Hosted by Ms. Chris Heister,
Stockholm County Governor

Opening remarks
Barbro C. Ehnbom,
Chairman, Swedish-American Life Science Summit

7:30 p.m.

Gold Sponsor Dinner at Delphi HQ
(by invitation only)
Hosted by Mr. Per Lagerkvist
Partner, Delphi


Morning of August 21, 2014

EY Headquarters




8:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

9:00 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks
Dr. Carl-Henrik Heldin,
Chairman, The Nobel Foundation & Director, The Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

9:10 a.m.

Keynote Speech: Opening Doors Worldwide through Medical Science
Nobel Laureate Dr. Peter C. Agre, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor & Director, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute

9:30 a.m.

Setting the Stage - The Future of Medicine
Dr. Daniel Kraft, Medicine & Neuroscience Chair, Singularity University

9:45 a.m.

Panel: The Future of Medicine
Moderator: Dr. Alan I. Leshner,
CEO, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Dr. Jan Lundberg,
President, Lilly Research Laboratories & EVP, Science & Technology, Eli Lilly
Dr. Martin Ingvar,
Chairman, FORTE & Professor, Karolinska Institutet
Dr. Andrew Hessel,
Futurist, Distinguished Researcher, Autodesk
Dr. Florence Haseltine,
Founder, Society for Women’s Health Research

11:00 a.m.

Company Presentations and Coffee
Immunicum Therapeutic cancer vaccines
Genovis Smart Enzymes in antibody drug development
Bactiguard Preventing hospital acquired infections

12:00 p.m.

Festive Luncheon
Hosted by EY Sweden


Opera Performance




1:30 p.m.


Aligning Future Health Care to Outcomes that Matter to Patients

Dr. Stefan Larsson,
Sr. Partner & Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group
Dr. Christina Ĺkerman,
Director General, Medical Products Agency

2:00 p.m.

Panel: Aging and Regenerative Research Driving the Future of Medicine
Moderator: Dr. Anders Hamsten, President, Karolinska Institutet
Dr. Eckhard Alt,
Chairman, InGeneron
Dr. Mahendra Rao,
VP Strategic Development, Q Therapeutics & Consultant Regenerative Medicine, NYSCF
Dr. Pranela Rameshwar,
Professor, New Jersey Medical School
Dr. Urban Lendahl,
Professor, Karolinska Institutet

2:50 p.m.

Unlocking Value:
Mr. Staffan Folin, Head of Life Sciences Nordics & Partner, EY

3:00 p.m.

Company Presentations and Coffee
Q Therapeutics Treatment of debilitating CNS diseases and injuries
Philips Healthcare Meaningful Innovation
Moberg Pharma Focusing on underserved market niches for topical OTC products

4:00 p.m.

The Human Protein Atlas: On the Finish Line
Dr. Mathias Uhlén,
Professor KTH Royal Institute of Technology & Center Director, SciLifeLab

4:15 p.m.

Summarizing the Day:
Dr. William A. Haseltine,
Chairman & President, ACCESS Health International


Evening of August 21, 2014

M/S Riddarholmen



7:00 p.m.

Dinner Cruise departing from Nybrokajen 5,
hosted by The Boston Consulting Group


Morning of August 22, 2014

Nasdaq OMX




8:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

8:55 a.m.

Introductory Remarks & Bell Ringing
Mr. Magnus Billing,
President, NASDAQ OMX Stockholm

9:10 a.m.

Keynote - Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Dr. Robert Langer,
David H Koch Institute Professor, MIT

9:25 a.m.

Panel: The Financial Landscape: A Brainstorming session
Moderator: Ms. Anna Levander,
VP of Sales, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Dr. Hĺkan Björklund,
Chairman, Lundbeck & Partner, Avista Capital Partners
Dr. Robert Langer,
David H Koch Institute Professor, MIT
Dr. Johanna Adami,
Director & Head of Health Division, VINNOVA
Dr. Raghuram Selvaraju,
Managing Director & Senior Equity Research Analyst, Aegis Capital
Dr. Eugen Steiner,
Partner, HealthCap

10:15 a.m.

Company Presentations and Coffee
Elekta Presentation of Leksell Gamma Knife®
NeoStem Cell therapy development and manufacturing
Qbtech New effective ADHD test

11:15 a.m.

Hot Chair Interviews- Living with disease
Moderator: Dr. Alan I. Leshner,
CEO, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Nobel Laureate Dr. Peter C. Agre,
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor & Director, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute
Dr. Jay D. Keasling,
Professor, UC Berkeley & CEO, Joint BioEnergy Institute

11:50 a.m.

Summarizing the Day:
Dr. Hans Wigzell,
Professor Emeritus, Karolinska Institutet

12:15 p.m.

Rising Stars Exhibit
Antrad Medical Ultra-fast thawing of blood plasma
Ascilion Pain-free tests of blood glucose
AVRA Surgical Robotics Lightweight, modular, cost effective systems
ExScale Biospecimen Solutions Cancer diagnostics, DNA and RNA extraction
Medicon Village Promoting Life Science R & D and business in Southern Sweden
Nanologica Innovative porous material with stem cell therapy potential
Oncology Venture Finding precision medicine in abandoned drugs
OssDsign Advancing Bone Repair
Sigrid Therapeutics Long-term safe treatment of obesity

1:30 p.m.

Concluding Luncheon
Special Luncheon Address: H.E Mark F. Brzezinski, Ambassador of the United States to Sweden & H.E. Björn Lyrvall, Ambassador of Sweden to the United States

3:00 p.m.

Special Visit to SciLifeLab (by invitation only)
hosted by Dr. Mathias Uhlén, Center Director & Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology



Evening of August 22, 2014

(Optional, please make reservations in advance)





7:00 p.m.

In the Shadow of Mozart, Clarinet Concert with Marcus Forss & Friends
at 18th Century Royal Theatre Confidencen

Haga park Stockholm town Kung Carl Hotel Boat Moderna Museet