Shape the future of Life Sciences in Italy

September, 28 2015

Engage with Life Sciences top players, strenght the links for innovation: a one-day event in Milan, on October 13th. At the heart of the European Biotech Week, with the partnership of Assobiotec and Alisei.

Life Sciences – specifically, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices – represent one of the most promising hi-tech industries in Italy. 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.

Creating an ecosystem for innovation – where the links between Business, Research, Finance and Policy Makers are strong and effective – is essential to unlock the potential of Life Sciences in Italy.

That’s the mission of the Technology Forum Life Sciences: a one-day event gathering Industry Leaders and Entrepreneurs, Researchers, Investors and Policy Makers.

An opportunity to share insights, discuss proposals, present promising new technologies.

The program will include plenary sessions with keynote speakers and high-level panel discussions, company presentations and business meetings.



Confirmed Speakers

Issi Rozen: Senior Director for Strategic Alliances of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard (USA)

Andrea Alunni: Seed Investment Manager of ISIS Innovation – Oxford University (UK)

Francesco De Rubertis: Partner of Index Ventures (UK)

Riccardo Cortese: Founder of Okairos

Giuseppe Martini: Chairman of Alisei

Alessandro Sidoli: Chairman of Assobiotec


The Scientific Committee

Francesco Granata: Executive in residence of Walburg Pincus and President of Circassia

Francesca Pasinelli: Director-General of Telethon

Pier Giuseppe Pelicci: Research Director of the European Institute of Oncology (IEO)

Andrea Ponti: Partner of GHO Capital




Milan, 13 October 2015

Magna Pars – Via Tortona15

10am – 07pm

info: Barbara.Locigno@ambrosetti.eu