Area of interest: Red and white biotech

Type: Meeting/debate

Registration: by invitation

Innovation is not an alternative, but the only possible way for the growth of our Country Life Sciences represent one of the most promising hi-tech industries in Italy and has a significant growth potential in the medium to long term. Important results have been achieved in the recent years, but there is still a lot more that can be done to turn this Industry into a real engine for the country economic growth and competitiveness. The Forum aims to provide a valuable contribute to the debate and concrete proposals to foster the development of the Life Sciences Industry in Italy, through the creation of an ecosystem of innovation.

Among the confirmed speakers: Marco Bussetti – Minister of Education, University and Research; Abraham Heifets – CEO, Atomwise; Albert Cirera – Vice-Rector for Entrepreneurship, Transfer and Innovation, Universitat de Barcelona (UB); Michael Lohan – Divisional Manager of Lifesciences and Food, IDA Ireland; Maria Chiara Carrozza – Professor of Industrial Bioengineering in The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – Pisa – Scientific Director, Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi; Riccardo Palmisano – President, Assobiotec; CEO, MolMed; Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner & CEO, The European House – Ambrosetti; Travis McCready – President & CEO, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center; Shai Melcer – CEO, BIOHOUSE; Adriana Albini – Member of the Board of Directors, American Association for Cancer Research; Professor of General Pathology, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan-Bicocca; Director of Laboratory of Vascular Biology and Angiogenesis, IRCCS MultiMedica – Sesto San Giovanni.

 For more information, please reach out to: paola.pedretti@ambrosetti.eu

Organiser: The European House Ambrosetti, Cluster Alisei,  Assobiotec