08:30-09:15 Registration
09:15-09:30 Aviv Zeevi Balasiano
VP, Technology Infrastructure Division, Israel Innovation Authority
09:30-09:40 Rabbi Yaakov Litzman
Deputy Minister of Health
His Honorable Chris Cannan
Australian Ambassador to Israel
Doing Biotech Business in Melbourne

Amanda Caples

Lead Scientist, Victoria State Government
Sponsors/ Hospitals/ Regulators: Complex isn’t Complicated

Stephen Carver
Senior Lecturer in Project & Programme Management Action, Execution and Implementation, Cranfield University
10:50-11:20 Coffee Break
11:20-11:30 Bioforum’s Journey
Amir Malka
President & Co-Founder, Bioforum

Panel: The Future of Clinical Trials: Operating Internationally in a World of Technology

Moderator: Tanya du Plessis, Vice President, Data Strategies and Solutions, Bioforum South Africa

Bruce Hellman, CEO & Co-Founder, uMotif
Neta Bendelac, Senior Director, Strategy, 4G Clinical
Paul MacDonald, Director, Solutions Consulting EMEA at Medidata
Limor EpsteinFounding Partner, Data2Life

The Future is Here: Drug/Software Combination Platforms

Rivka Kreitman
SVP, Head of Global Specialty Regulatory Affairs, Teva Pharmaceuticals

13:10-14:00 Lunch

Panel: Clinical Trials in Australia – the Outlet to International Markets

Sky Gross, Director of the Victorian Government Biomedical Trade and Investment Office in Tel Aviv at Israel-Australia Chamber of Commerce

Michael Watson, Senior Director of Business Development, Nucleus Network
Steven Roan, BD Manager, Novotech
Blair Lucas, CEO, CoSec Consulting
Nadia Nahmany, VP Operations, Bioforum Australia


Investments in Life-Sciences, Current and Future Trends

Roy Amariglio
VP, Orbimed VC


Panel: The Good, the High, the Disruptive: Innovation in Hospitals

Moderator: Ronya Rubinstein, Director R&D Unit, Rambam Medical Center

Kurt Lackovic, CEO, Cancer Trials Australia
Arik Kaufman, VP Business Development, Mor Research Applications
Michal Roll, Healthcare, Lifescience R&D and Technology Transfer Specialist
Sylvie Luria, CEOD, Technology Transfer Company, Tel Hashomer Medical Research, Infrastructure and Services Ltd.
Igal Louria-Hayon, Senior Scientist and Director of the Leukemia Research and Cancer Signaling Laboratory, Clinical Research Institute at Rambam Medical Center


Learning to Predict the Future of Medicine

Kira Radinsky
Chief Scientist (IL) & Director of Data Science at eBay



*Please note: Summit agenda and speakers are subject to change.