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Conference and Matchmaking Location: Bodenseeforum Konstanz*
Conference Language: English

Day 1, October 16, 2024

Programme October 16, 2024

10.00

Pre-conference event:
Matchmaking with organized 1-to-1 meetings
(only a limited number of tickets available!)

12.30

Registration, exhibition & networking

14.00

Welcome by BioLAGO and conference chairs
Prof. Dr. Martin Elmlinger, BioLAGO health network
Dr. Simone Günther, BD Biosciences (D)
Dr. Oliver Nolte, Institute of Medical Microbiology (IMM), University of Zurich (CH)

Session 1: Affordable Diagnostics: setting the course for the future

Chair: N.N.

14.10

Opening Statement

14.25

Panel Discussion with IVD providers and users, regulatory experts, politics and health insurance
- Dr. Dr. Saskia Biskup, CeGaT GmbH / Practice of Human Genetics Tübingen (D)
- Prof. Dr. Christian Johner, Johner Institut GmbH (D)

more information about the panelists coming soon...

15.15

Plenary discussion

15.20

Exhibitors pitches

15.25

Coffee break, exhibition & networking

Session 2: AI-based Diagnostics for complex diseases

Chair: N.N.

16.15

Keynote
Machine learning & laboratory medicine
Prof. Dr. Dr. med. Michael Nagler, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital (CH)

16.40

Innovations from science & university
Multi-modal Data Integration for AI-Driven Precision Health
Carine Poussin, CSEM (CH)

17.00

Computational Pathology: Towards Precision Medicine
Prof. Dr. Andrew Janowczyk, Emory University (USA) / Geneva University Hospitals (CH)

17.20

Supporting complex diagnostic pathways through intelligent recommendations
Jan Kirchhoff, medicalvalues GmbH (D)

17.40

Plenary discussion

17.50

Exhibitors pitches

18.00

Conference Dinner

Day 2, October 17, 2024

Programme October 17, 2024

08.00

Registration, exhibition & networking

Session 3: Future POC & Home testing: fast and precise… but also profitable

powered by InfectoGnostics e.V.
Chair: Dr. Jens Hellwage, InfectoGnostics e.V.

09.00

Keynote
The Shift to Consumer Healthcare: The Emerging Role of Home Testing
Fernando Ammann, Qlife Aps (DEN)

09.25

Needs from the family doctor – the ‘POCT ambulant’ project
Dr. Robby Markwart und Anni Matthes Jena University Hospital & InfectoGnostics e.V. (D)

09.55

Innovations from science & university
N.N.

10.15

Plenary discussion

10.25

Exhibitors pitches

10.30

Networking & exhibition

Session 4: Detecting resistance on various levels

Chair: Dr. Oliver Nolte, Institute of Medical Microbiology (IMM), University of Zurich (CH)

11.05

Keynote
Microbial genomics – from sequence to prediction of resistance
Dr. Helena Seth-Smith, Institute of Medical Microbiology (IMM), University of Zurich (CH)

11.30

Next-generation diagnostics platform for rapid pathogen identification at the point-of-care
Dr. Giulia Pilla, Nostics B.V. (NL)

11.50

From breath to biosignatures: detecting bacterial upper respiratory infections with volatolomics
Dr. Alejandro Gomez Mejia, University Hospital Zürich (CH)

12.10

Innovations from science & university
A Multifaceted Approach to Preserve Effective Antibiotics Utilizing Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing
Dr. Oliver Riester, Furtwangen University (D)

12.30

Plenary discussion

12.40

Exhibitors pitches

12.45

Conference lunch & exhibition

Session 5: Pitching topics from the white board (interactive session)!

Chair: Prof. Dr. David Drissner, Albstadt-Sigmaringen University (D) / BioLAGO

14.00

Pitch presentations
Presentations from the audience (Top 5 of the competition)
– voted by the attendees;
proposals to be submitted before and during conference on white board

15.00

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