Agenda

Mobile & Digital Health
10:00 - 10:10 Marina’s Private Section
Session

Opening Chair

Inventor, Entrepreneur and Start-Ups Forum
10:00 - 10:40 Veranda Lounge
Session
Strategic Development Lead
BioInnovate Ireland

Understanding the Business Model value proposition and the role of needs led innovation in informing your business model canvas

Future of medicine and health treatment outlook: A Clinician opinion
10:10 - 10:40 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Data Protection: How to guarantee compliance with stricter regulatory measures and reduce the chance of malicious breaches aimed at medical devices and healthcare IT networks
10:40 - 11:00 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Consultant Colorectal/General Surgeon
University Hospital Limerick - HSE

Surgical Robotics: Case study

Colin Peirce, Consultant Colorectal/General Surgeon, University Hospital Limerick - HSE

Surgical Robotics: Case study
11:00 - 11:20 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Consultant Colorectal/General Surgeon
University Hospital Limerick - HSE

Colin Peirce, Consultant Colorectal/General Surgeon, University Hospital Limerick - HSE

Discussion Panel: Reimbursement New models and what is in for Start ups
11:10 - 11:30 Veranda Lounge
Session
MD, CPE, FAAPL, Chief Medical Officer, Reimbursement Strategies
Life Sciences International

Digital Reimbursement

Daniel A. Lace, MD, CPE, FAAPL, Chief Medical Officer, Reimbursement Strategies, Life Sciences International (LSI)

The role of Artificial Intelligence & main contemporary trends to reduce patient care. Case study: Medtronic and IBM partnership
11:30 - 12:30 Veranda Lounge
Session
MD, CPE, FAAPL, Chief Medical Officer, Reimbursement Strategies
Life Sciences International
Health Economics and Reimbursement Director
Medtronic
Partner & CEO
Seroba Lifesciences Limited & APICA Cardiovascular
Senior Consulting Partner
EUPharmaCon

• What kind of innovation is needed to support the changes in healthcare reimbursement systems
• What kind of innovation will benefit from the new reimbursement models

Daniel A. Lace, MD, CPE, FAAPL, Chief Medical Officer, Reimbursement Strategies, Life Sciences International (LSI)

Pascal King, Senior Consulting Partner, EUPharmaCon

Pascalle Brasseur, Health Economics and Reimbursement Director, Medtronic

James Greene, Partner, Seroba Lifesciences Limited & CEO at APICA Cardiovascular

What are the main challenges IoT/IoH are facing? Landscape for wearables including data analytics and Big Data
11:50 - 12:10 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Co Founder
Bluedrop Medical
Key solutions for cconnectivity challenges in hospitals and outside hospitals - from Wi-Fi to 5G
12:10 - 12:30 Marina’s Private Section
Session
VP for Research
NUI Galway (National University Ireland Galway)

Landscape for Apps & Wearables for Health and Well Being

Lokesh Joshi, VP for Research, NUI Galway (National University Ireland Galway)

Inspirefest : understanding the soft robotic sleeve that could help ailing hearts to keep pumping.
12:30 - 13:00 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Chief Information Officer
Galway Clinic

Case Study: Developing a hospital system using medical grade devices while allowing all clinicians to review the latest set of vital signs anytime and anywhere, Improving patient care and reducing the error of manual calculation

Raphael Jaffrezic, Chief Information Officer, Galway Clinic

How to manage different providers? What is the check list needed from Start-ups?
13:00 - 13:30 Veranda Lounge
Session
Regulatory & Quality Director
Veryan Medical

How to manage different providers? What is the check list needed from Start-ups?
• Management of providers: how to deal with providers of quality management, services, materials, regulatory and others
• Human point of view
• How to check capability, certification and others: check list

Gordon Crowley, Regulatory & Quality Director, Novate Medical & Regulatory Advisor, Veryan Medical

Clinical Development paths in Europe & US.
13:30 - 14:00 Veranda Lounge
Session
Medical Officer
HPRA

Clinical Development paths in Europe & US. Clinical investigations considerations for start-ups and new requirements under the MDR
• Reconsidering clinical development location after the new regulation
• Key impacts for early stage Medtec companies

Tricorder : how a medical device can quickly scan a patient and diagnose just about anything?
13:30 - 13:50 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Professor & Director of Research
University of Limerick

Delivering a disposable positive expiratory pressure device to patients suffering from cystic fibrosis (CF), emphysema and COPD, resulting in shorter hospital stays and a better quality of life

Colum Dunne, Professor & Director of Research at University of Limerick

Case Study
13:50 - 14:10 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Director
NIBEC- Ulster University

• Point of care diagnostics
• Vital Signs
• Symptom Checker
• Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence

Professor Jim McLaughlin, Director, NIBEC- Ulster University

Quality management system ISO 13485: key factors to reach better standards when complying with MDR
14:10 - 14:40 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Vice-Principal for Research, Innovation & Impact,
University College Dublin

Benefits of Bioresorbable magnesium alloys for orthopaedic trauma surgery: review the state-of-the-art, and research update

• Use of alloys of magnesium as implantable surgical devices
• Healing process
• Benefit of elimination of the need for a traumatic second operation to remove the medical device

Prof. David J. Browne, Vice-Principal for Research, Innovation & Impact,
University College Dublin

How can healthcare empower patients and build trusted relationships in an increasingly crowded online environment? Key success factors for Start-ups when using Online Marketing
15:00 - 15:30 Veranda Lounge
Session
Partner, Corporate Strategy and International Relations
Index Canada

How can healthcare empower patients and build trusted relationships in an increasingly crowded online environment? Key success factors for Start-ups when using Online Marketing
• How to get your best 'return on social'
• Learn new techniques and see how health systems are using the power of social media and online marketing to build long-lasting communities that attract new patients, engage existing patients and provide valuable population health insights.
• Online Marketing & Start ups

André Rizzo, Partner, Corporate Strategy and International Relations, Index Canada

Risk Management for Medical Devices - ISO 14971: what should the Medical Device designer be aware of?
15:10 - 15:35 Marina’s Private Section
Session
European operations manager
NSAI (National Standards Authority of Ireland)

Quality management system ISO 13485: key factors to reach better standards when complying with MDR

Susan Murphy, European operations manager, NSAI (National Standards Authority of Ireland)

How can SMEs and start-ups benefit with PIXAPP? Optical microsystems for emerging medical applications
15:30 - 16:00 Veranda Lounge
Session
Adjunct Professor
University of Arizona

How the new European Pilot Line in Optics can support SMEs and start-ups? Optical microsystems for emerging medical applications

• Advanced prototyping and manufacturing for Start ups
• Understanding the development and manufacture of optical microsystems for emerging medical applications

Peter O'Brien, Adjunct Professor, Optical Science Centre, University of Arizona & Head of Group, Photonics Packaging Research, Tyndall National Institute

Closing Chair: Quality & Risk Management
15:35 - 16:00 Marina’s Private Section
Session
Consulting Manager
Nelson Laboratories LLC

Recent updates and changes to the most recent ISO standard on biocompatibility
· New changes to the ISO 10993 series of standards including 10993-1, -17, and -18.
· Impactful information for the recent FDA guidance on biocompatibility and the effect it has on the devices.
· What is on the horizon? Description on what biocompatibility will look like in the future

Thor Rollins, Consulting Manager, Nelson Laboratories, LLC

Closing Chair: Inventor, Entrepreneur and Start-Ups Forum
16:00 - 16:10 Veranda Lounge
Session
Opening Chair: M&A
16:00 - 16:10 Marina’s Private Section
Session