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CMS Global Life Sciences & Healthcare Forum 2019

Future facing and patient-centric – innovation and disruption in the Life Science and Healthcare sectors

Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Past event
21 November 2019, 09:30 - 18:30 UTC +02:00


We have the pleasure to cordially invite you to our 


on Thursday, 21 November 2019, at 09:30 CET in Frankfurt.

The Forum will provide insights from external experts and CMS specialists on four core themes currently shaking up the Life Sciences and Healthcare sectors:

1. Revolution underway: The rise of gene and immune therapies
  • Biotech industry: Current developments and key legal challenges
  • Disruptive technologies in gene therapies: CRISPR & Co.
2. New approaches: How to collaborate today in the Life Sciences industry
  • Investment strategies: New technologies, new need for investments?
  • Blurring the lines and thinking outside the box: New forms of cooperation
3. Thinking the unthinkable: What the digital transformation means to enhanced Life Science and Healthcare
  • What digitisation means for Life Sciences and Healthcare companies today
  • Surgeon support software: How AI can help improve clinical outcomes
4. The future of MedTech: Overcoming the challenges of the MDR and moving from products to integrated services
  • Current challenges of the MDR and how to overcome them
  • From products to services: MedTech in transition?
Confirmed speakers include:
  • Michael Kahnert, Counsel, BIO Deutschland e. V.
  • Thomas de Charentenay, Head of Innovation and Strategic Implementation, Sanofi Pasteur
  • Justus Wolff, Managing Director, Syte Digital Health Strategies
  • Ulrich Juknat, General Counsel, Johnson & Johnson Medical GmbH
  • Dr Christina Zimmer, Head of the MDR Unit, BVMed - German Association of Medical Technology Companies
  • Steve Aherne, Head of Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals Valuations, PwC
  • Issy Corbett, Head of Healthcare Transactions, PwC
  • CMS experts from different jurisdictions

A more detailed program will follow in due course. We invite you to register online via the register button below. This event is offered to you at no charge.