Innovation for Health - 15-16 April 2021
Innovation for Health - Shaping the future of healthcare

Innovation for Health

Thursday 13 February 2020 - De Doelen ICC in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Programme overview I4H2020 conference 13 February

The programme for I4H2021 is taken shape at the moment. To get an idea, take a look at the programme of the 2020 edition below.
The programme of Innovation for Health 2020 consisted of many different sessions.

 08.15   Registration open for morning sessions



Fostering Entrepreneurship
● Moderator B. Haex, EIT Health
R. Basaiawmoit, Aarhus University
L. vd Burgwal, VU Amsterdam
B. Haex, EIT Health

Fast-tracking Health

● Moderator C. van Vilsteren,
C. Moons, Hii~Holland
M. Rovers, Hii~Holland
K. vd Klauw, e/MTIC

'Moonshots for Health'

Pitches by young scientists

Brain & AI interplay
● Moderator J. Maas, Amsterdam
Economic Board
● N. Rouleaux, Maastricht University
W. v. Hecke, icometrix
W. IJsselstein, TU/e

Women's Networking

A. Jorritsma, NVP
S. Moitra, Transform Exponential
Starting at 08:30!
 09.30  Registration & exhibition open

Plenary opening
 Ton van der SteenChairman I4H2020

Keynote presentation
 How big data and AI facilitate precision medicine: the medical imaging perspective
Wiro Niessen, Erasmus MC, TU Delft & Quantib

Speak your Mind Speeches
Marcel LeviUniversity College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Ton RijndersLygature & Oncode
Onno van de Stolpe, Galapagos
Carmen van Vilsteren & Clemence Ross-van Dorp, Health~Holland
Sjaak Vink, TheSocialMedwork

 11.00  Coffee & tea break

Scale-up Presentations
● Moderator E. Meijer, Accenture
● A. Baak, Euretos AI Platform
● H. Vietor, MAT Biotech
● B. Seegers, Orikami
● L. Price, OcellO
● A; Belien, Rejuvenate Biomed
● W. Hierneis, Lipozyt Marker
● M. Tokarski, Genomtec

'Pick our Brains' session
with Biotech's Captains of Industry

● Edwin Moses
Hans Schikan
Onno van de Stolpe

Registration required:
for entrepreneurs & CEOs of biotech
companies only

How (Companion) Diagnostics Play a Crucial Role
in Personalised Medicine

By Codex4SMEs
● Moderator: L. Baas, Innovation Quarter
HJ Guchelaar, LUMC
T. Hankemeier, Leiden University
W. Vader, VitroScan
J. Lunenberg, Enpicom

AI and the brain:
science impact for business

By Medical Delta
● Moderator W. Niessen, Erasmus MC, TU Delft & Quantib
E. Bron, Erasmus MC
S. Yousefi, LUMC
D. Maresca, TU Delft
L.v. Amerongen, Medical Delta

Stimulating Innovation by Collaboration
By Janssen Pharmaceutica
● Moderator B. van Zijll Langhout, J&J 
E. Fernandez-Kleinlein, JLabs
R. Vries, HUB
P. Roevens, J&J
A. Klink, VGZ

 12.30  Lunch
 13.30 Reimbursement of ATMPs
By VIG - from 13:30 -14:30
● N. Moll, EFPIA
● R. Wenselaar, Menzis
● M. van Raaij, Dutch Ministry of Health

Scaling Biotech Innovation
By RegMed XB & DCVA
F. Vijselaar, Ministerie EZK
● M. vd Steen, RegMed XB
R. De Ree, DCVA
K. Wiedhaup, Mckinsey

E-health for

Moderator A. vd Sande, Business Coach
E. Talboom, Saltro
C. Rijcken, Pharmi
AI and Digital
Twinning in Healthcare

By Eindhoven University of Tech (TU/e)
Moderator P. van Gorp, TU/e
P. de With, TU/e
N. van Riel, TU/e
Cultivating a culture
of innovation in healthcare

● E.J. v Lieshout, AMC &
Dutch Internal Medicine Association
M. Levi, University College London Hospitals
 14.15  Coffee & tea break
 14.30 The benefits of an innovation
ecosystem for the success
of your organization

By Kadans
H. Schikan, Health-Holland
P. Jansen, Arup
R. Wolbers, Novio Tech Campus
T. Straeter, Kadans Science Partner

Doctor and Data: Symbiosis
in favor of the patient

By GE Healthcare & Roche
M. van Oijen, Amsterdam UMC & Cancer Center Amsterdam

Data technologies now:
from equipment to decision support

By Sioux

B. van der Linden, Sioux Technologies


Biotech Breakthroughs
Moderator C. Kluit, MSD
E. Beirnaert, Aelin Therapeutics
I. Huitinga, Netherlands Brain Bank
T. Brummelkamp, Scenic Biotech
T. Knotnerus, Agomab
 Solving Alzheimer
W. vd Flier, VUmc
N. Prins, Alzheimer Center Amsterdam
M. de Vugt, Alzheimer Center Limburg 
J. Kimpen, Philips
M. Blom, Alzheimer Nederland
Start-up Pitch Contest
● Moderator C. van den Brink, Axon Lawyers
● F. De Rubertis, Medicxi 
D. Chahal, SkylineDx & Van Herk
T. Cohen Tervaert, INKEF
 15.45  Coffee & tea break

Plenary closing
Panel discussion Investment Climate
J. de KerpelKempen | F. De RubertisMedicxi | J. vd WinkelGenmab | J. MuijrersPureTech Health | T. MolenaarNVP

Keynote Presentation
Unifying all future things healthcare by delight
Koen KasHealthSkouts & Ghent University

AXON Start-up Pitch Award
Announcement & presentation of the winning pitch

 17.30  Closing Reception
 18.15  Transportation to VIP dinner
 18.45  VIP dinner at Dudok in het Park
 22.00  End of Innovation for Health 2020

I4H Award

The audience picked Healthy Mind, Iova and PharmaCytics as their top 3 pitchers and of these the jury chose PharmaCytics as the winner of the Axon Innovation for Health Award.

Read the press release


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Sponsors & Partners 2020
Host sponsor
Erasmus MC
Host sponsor
Gemeente Rotterdam
Host sponsor
Life Sciences & Health 010
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Silver sponsor
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Award sponsor
AXON Lawyers
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