Keynote Speakers

These leading experts, coming from different organisations around the world and representing various groups and stakeholders, will take part in the plenary sessions throughout the conference.

Sofia Nogueira da Silva, PhD

Chairman, Entidade Regulatora da Saúde Board of Directors

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 1
(17 November, 9:00-10:30AM)

Rui Santos Ivo

President, Portuguese National Authority of Medicines and Health Products (INFARMED)

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 1
(17 November, 9:00-10:30AM)

Markus Kalliola

Project Director, SITRA

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 2
(17 November, 1:00-3:30PM)

Sergio Roll, MD, PhD

President, SOBRACIL

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 2
(17 November, 1:00-3:30PM)

Yiannos Tolias

Legal Officer, DG Sante (European Commission)

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 2
(17 November, 1:00-3:30PM)

Tom Goffin, PhD

Health Law Professor, Ghent University

Session:
-Day 2, Plenary Session 1
(18 November, 9:00-10:00AM)

Peter Rijnbeek, PhD

Head, Erasmus MC Department of Medical Informatics

Session:
-Day 2, Plenary Session 1
(18 November, 9:00-10:00AM)

Dipak Kalra, MD, PhD

President, i~HD

Session:
-Day 1, Plenary Session 2
(17 November, 1:00-3:30PM)
-Day 1, Around-the-world Session
(17 November, 4:45-5:30PM)
-Day 2, Plenary Session 1
(18 November, 9:00-10:00AM)

-Day 2, “Calls-to-action” Session
(18 November, 12:30-1:00PM)

-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

Pascal Verdonck, PhD

Vice-President, Belgian Association of Hospital Managers

Session:
-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

Nigel Hughes, PhD

Project Coordinator, European Health Data Evidence Network (EHDEN)

Session:
-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

Miriam Sturkenboom, PhD

Data Science and Biostatistics Professor, UMC Utrecht

Session:
-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

Alexandre Guedes da Silva

President, Portuguese Society of Multiple Sclerosis

Session:
-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

Philip Taillieu

Founder/CEO,
Cascador Health

Session:
-Day 2, Grand Debate
(18 November, 1:00-2:00PM)

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