AGENDA

Live, 28 - 29 September 2020

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Sep 2809:00
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EU Roadmap for industrial digitalisation

Keynotes
  • Unpacking the priorities of the oncoming EU Commission
  • Reviewing the available funding for industry
  • How can the uptake of digitalisation provide Europe with a competitive advantage?
Patrick Courtney, Automation Expert & Board Member, SiLA Consortim
Yves Paindaveine, Head Of Digitising European Industry Governance Sector, European Commission
Sep 2810:00
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Interactive Roundtables

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CHOOSE 1 X INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLES: 10:00 TO 11:00
Delivering next generation scientific services to support the future lab
Demystifying hype from reality; applying AI in drug discovery
Nicolas Schaltenbrand, Head Clinical Development Informatics, Wega Informatik
Ensuring regulatory compliance when handling patient data in a digitalised clinical laboratory?
Christophe Girardey, Head Of Csv And Quality Assurance Group, Wega Informatik
From specialist to generalist; making automation accessible to all
Vijay Pattabiraman, Co-Founder & Research Manager, Synple Chem
Sep 2811:20
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Challenging the paradigm for future lab operations by enabling greater scientific productivity at a lower cost

Real Estate & Facilities Management
Paul Watts, Business Unit Director, CBRE
Mark Trueman, Head Of Scientific Operations, CBRE
Philip Fairhurst, Business Development Director, CBRE
Sep 2811:20
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Considering what is needed to ensure connectivity between laboratory equipment to maximise data gathering and optimise results

Connectivity & Collaboration
Burkhard Schafer, President, BSSN Software
Sep 2811:20
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Digitising the discovery process of new materials; demonstrating the value across industries

Digitalisation
Nicola Marzari, Director, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, EPFL
Sep 2811:20
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Beyond instrument automation: developing a mobile robotic chemist to work unassisted in the lab

Automation & Workflow
Andy Cooper, Professor of Chemistry & Direcotr Materials Innovation Factory, University of Liverpool
Sep 2811:20
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Optimising your digital strategy to enable intelligent automation in the lab

Strategy & Future Labs
Andrew Pannifer, Head Of Cheminformatics, Medicines Discovery Catapult
Sep 2811:40
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Integrating environmentally friendly tactics into a high-throughput screening setting

Real Estate & Facilities Management
Carleen Klumpp-Thomas, Head Of Automation, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
Sep 2811:40
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University Hospital Basel’s journey in internal innovation management; driving digital healthcare from within

Connectivity & Collaboration
Jens Eckstein, Cmio, University Hospital Basel
Sep 2811:40
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It's a journey - automating the data flow from capture to analytics for chemistry research

Digitalisation
Nicola Tirelli, Senior Researcher Tenured - Principal Investigator, Istituto Italiano di Technologia
Sep 2811:40
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Finally, your lab is automated, but have you made it connected and interoperable?

Automation & Workflow
Daniel Juchli, Head Lab And Research Informatics, Wega Informatik AG
Sep 2811:40
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How does laboratory infrastructure support or prevent your strategic R&D change process?

Strategy & Future Labs
Jens Feddern, Head VM Life Sciences, Siemens
Sep 2812:00
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How can architects collaborate with lab-based R&D industries to achieve a net zero future?

Real Estate & Facilities Management
Gary Clark, Principal, Regional Leader Science and Technology, HOK
Sep 2812:00
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An ecosystem for a digital lab – aspects and possibilities

Connectivity & Collaboration
Thomas Schmidt, Marketing Director Software & Informatics Division, Agilent Technologies
Sep 2812:00
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How digital scheduling improved laboratory KPIs in the field?

Digitalisation
Frederik Jaenen, VP Binocs Sales, Bluecrux
Sep 2812:00
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Merging the power of robots, AI and humans to maximise your automation capabilities

Automation & Workflow
Sam Michaels, Director, Automation And Compound Management, NIH - NCATS
Sep 2812:00
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Meeting the needs of Quality and R&D through user friendly systems

Strategy & Future Labs
Jacek Ziemski, Senior Information Technology Professional And U.X. Lead, Roche
Marek Brzezinski, Senior User Experience Designer, Roche
Sep 2813:20
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Improving and increasing research collaborations; strategic alliances between industry and academia

Connectivity & Collaboration
Moderator: Marc Creus, Life scientist, communicator, entrepreneur, Swiss Academy of Sciences
Greg Michelotti, Scientific Director, Metabolon Inc
Rolf Apweiler, Embl-Ebi Director, EMBL- EBI
Felix Lenk, Head of SmartLab-systems, TU Dresden
Sep 2813:20
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Placing consumables & reagents into the center of your awareness – the new digital inventory age

Digitalisation
Christian-H Kuechenthal, Director, Head of Smart Consumables, Merck
Sep 2813:20
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Robotic integration enables autonomous operation of lab-scale stirred tank bioreactors

Automation & Workflow
Holger Morschett, Lab Head Microbial Bioprocess Lab, Forschungszentrum Julich
Sep 2813:20
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The Joint AstraZeneca - Cancer Research UK Functional Genomics Centre: driving drug discovery through innovation in functional genomics screening

Strategy & Future Labs
Fabrice Turlais, External Sciences Lead, Cancer Research Technology
Sep 2813:40
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Increase R&D’s competitiveness while minimising their environmental impact: the Green Lab recipe

Real Estate & Facilities Management
Sibylle Brunner, deputy CEO, Green Building CH
Sep 2813:40
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The evolution of technology in the lab - University of California, San Francisco

Digitalisation
Ernesto Diaz-Flores, Assistant Adjunct Professor, UCSF
Sep 2813:40
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An autonomous robot automating cell culture maintenance in a normal lab environment

Automation & Workflow
Oliver Peter, Senior Director, Senior Group Leader Biology Technologies And Lead Discovery, Idorsia
Sep 2813:40
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Building the business case for investing and making the future lab a reality

Strategy & Future Labs
Nicolas Bernsmeier, It Business Partner, BAYER
Sep 2814:00
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The New In Vivo Research – Where people and technology seamlessly share the workplace

Real Estate & Facilities Management
Angelo D'Annunzio, Head Safety Informatics, Roche Innovation Center Basel, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
Sep 2814:00
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So, you want the 'machine' to learn enough from your data to tell you something new, and useful?

Connectivity & Collaboration
Dana Vanderwall, Director, Biology And Preclinical Information Technology, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Sep 2814:00
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How digital data can deliver end to end life cycle management results today?

Digitalisation
Priya Vijayakumar, CEO, Watt IQ
Sep 2814:00
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Revolutionising research through robotics and AI

Automation & Workflow
Martin-Immanuel Bittner, CEO, Arctoris Ltd
Sep 2814:00
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Smart glasses as a mechanism for returning to work post-COVID

Strategy & Future Labs
Joshua Bishop, Head Of Digital Laboratory, Merck
Sep 2815:20
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R&D tech is changing: why is the lab being left behind?

Keynotes
  • How is digitisation disrupting scientific research?
  • What are the impacts of this the lab?
  • What investment is being made into ensuring R&D labs are harnessing new technologies effectively?
  • How do you ensure technology supports staff and furthers your strategic priorities?
Moderator: Rob Harkness, Board Member & Director, SiLA Consortim
Mark Mccord-Amasis, Vice President Real Estate And Facilities, Seattle Genetics Inc
Penny Smee, Director & Senior Project Owner, GSK
Luc Verbeeck, Global Head Core Business Services (Discovery Sciences), Janssen
Ellen Piercy, Automation Lead Engineer, Unilever

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Sep 2908:45
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Case Study: MELLODDY; maximising the power of AM&ML collectively without compromising data privacy and sensitivity

Keynotes
  • Discussing ways rival companies have overcome data concerns to enable this partnership
  • Showcasing what this technology can do to speed up the discovery process
  • Exploring potential applications of this technology outside of the pharma industry
Moderator: Tinne Boeckx, Contract and Grants Project Manager, Avertim
Hugo Ceulemans, Scientific Director, Discovery Data Sciences, Janssen Pharmaceutical NV
Bill Mulligan, Kubernetes Advocate, Loodse
Yves Moreau, Professor, University of Leuven
Mathieu Galtier, Vice President Federated Learning, Owkin
Ansgar Schuffenhauer, Senior Investigator, Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research Ag
Wajahat Aziz, Global ML/HPC Research Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services
Sep 2909:45
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Cross-industry perspective; how is future of the R&D lab becoming digital, automated and connected?

Keynotes
  • What does the future of the lab look like?
  • What is the scope for cross-industry learning?
  • Digital, automated and connected; is this really what’s in store?
  • How does the lab of the future align with your organisations strategic R&D priorities?
Moderator: Martin Winter, Managing Director, LAB AUTOMATION NETWORK
Jens Feddern, Head VM Life Sciences, Siemens
Joachim Richert, Vice President, Competence Centre Analytics, BASF
Tom Kissling, Head Of E2E Lab Services, Roche
Paul Janssenswillen, Scientific Head of Projects, CBRE
Ellen Piercy, Automation Lead Engineer, Unilever
Sep 2911:30
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Improving laboratory efficiency with instrument utilization data

Data Capture & Analytics
Greg Stevens, Enterprise Customer Data Platform Specialist, Agilent Technologies
Sep 2911:30
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Digital transformation in R&D labs: building future labs connecting data and knowledge

Connectivity & Collaboration
Massimo Buonaiuto, EMEA Principal Scientist, DSM
Sep 2911:30
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Unpacking why lab digitisation is a smart choice for those who want to innovate and remain competitive

Digitalisation
Moderator: Alain Bindels, Head Of Innovation Facilitation, Roche
Robin Brouwer, Digital Lab Leader, AstraZeneca
Nicolas Argento, Manager, Laboratory Information Management System And Eln Services, Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne
Paweł Gawkowski, Chief Operating Officer, Solution4Labs
Julie Spirk Russom, Senior Manager, Digital Data Integrity & Compliance, Pfizer
Sep 2911:30
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How to find the right automation concept?

Automation & Workflow
Kerstin Thurow, Professor In Automation, University of Rostock
Sep 2911:50
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Aligning disparate data points to achieve a full picture of your health

Data Capture & Analytics
Justin Bryans, Executive Director, Drug Discovery, LifeArc
Sep 2911:50
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SPECTARIS presents a new standard for the smart lab: Bridging the Gap, Connecting the Lab!

Connectivity & Collaboration
Heiko Oehem, Research & Technology Development, Project manager Digital Business B2B, Analytik Jena AG
Dirk Hebel, Lead Product Manager, Infors
Sep 2911:50
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Autonomous robot solutions for the laboratory

Automation & Workflow
Agathe Koller, Head of Institute for Lab Automation and Mechatronics, University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil
Sep 2912:10
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From MDM to Semantics - the path of evolution from laboratory information system to data fabric

Data Capture & Analytics
Etzard Stolte, Global Head Of Knowledge Management Ptd, Roche
Sep 2912:10
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Improving collaboration through Augmented Reality

Connectivity & Collaboration
Marc Pollefeys, Full Professor, E.T.H. Zurich Institute for Geodesy and Photogrammetry
Sep 2912:10
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Flexible automation in the lab - driving efficiency change

Digitalisation
Robert Söeldner, Research Scientist, Sartorius Corporate Research
Sep 2912:10
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Leveraging the digital twin: Disruptive solutions for R&D and Manufacturing

Automation & Workflow
Andrew Whytock, Head of Digitalization and Innovation, Pharmaceutical Business Segment, Siemens
Sep 2912:30
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Pharma process development through a lab bot

Automation & Workflow
Alexei Lapkin, Professor Of Sustainable Reaction Engineering, University of Cambridge
Sep 2913:30
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Collaborating across Cantons: building the infrastructure to share data across labs

Data Capture & Analytics
Katrin Crameri, Head Personalised Health Informatics, SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Sep 2913:30
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FAIR Data: what is needed to expand this beyond pharma

Connectivity & Collaboration
Moderator: Ian Harrow, Project Manager, Pistoia Alliance
Jennifer Mckelvie, Scientific Operations Lead, CRUK Therapeutic Discovery Labs
Michael Siedler, Head Of NBE High, Throughput And Advanced Formulation Sciences, Development Sciences, AbbVie
Michel Dumontier, Distinguished Professor Of Data Sciences And Co-Founder Of The Fair Data Principles, Universiteit Maastricht
Oya Beyan, Group Leader FAIR data and distributed analytics, Fraunhofer Fit
Sep 2913:30
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Build up your digitally connected lab on IoLT – the Bayer example

Digitalisation
Sebastian Christ, Digital Lab Consultant, BAYER
Sep 2913:30
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Opportunities in Integrated Design, Make and Test

Automation & Workflow
Dave Perry, Scientific Advisor, DeepMatter
Sep 2913:50
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Toward a universal biomedical data translator: from vision to the working prototype

Data Capture & Analytics
Marcin Von Grotthus, Senior Computational Scientists, Broad Institute of M.I.T. & Harvard
Sep 2913:50
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smartLAB: Digital, integrated and automated; the future of the LIMS and how to work with it

Digitalisation
Marc Porr, Research Associate and Doctoral Candidate, Leibniz University of Hannover Institute for Technical Chemistry
Sep 2913:50
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The Pansophic Equipment Attribute Monitoring and Notification System; using IoT to harness your labs' metadata

Automation & Workflow
Mike Berke, Director, Research And Automation Technologies, Amgen Inc
Sep 2915:00
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How can we be certain that AI and ML technology will deliver?

Keynotes
  • Managing expectations with this technology; what can it achieve and what are its limitations
  • Considering what is needed to make this work for your business
  • What are the associated costs and savings of embedding AI and ML into your business process?
  • Showing examples where AI and ML have successfully been brought into the lab
Moderator: David Foster, Vice President, Data And Informatics, Metabolon Inc
Leo Karkkainen, Bell Labs Fellow & Leader of Deep learning group, Nokia Bell Labs
Andrea De Souza, Senior Director, Eli Lilly and Company
Michael Frank, Senior Director, Breakthrough Change Studio, Pfizer
Edmon Begoli, Chief Data Architect, Mvp Champion Principal Investigator, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
last published: 10/Sep/20 13:55 GMT