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

Day 1, October 12, 2022

Programme October 12, 2022

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 and introduction by BioLAGO

Session 1: The diagnostic laboratory in 2032 - reflecting medical needs in changing health systems

Chair: Dr. Simone Günther, Becton Dickinson (D/US)

14.10

Keynote
A vision of data ecosystem for future diagnostics
Dr. Razvan Ionasec, Amazon Web Services

14.35

Vision Statements: The diagnostic laboratory in 2032
- Cancer perspective: Dr. Simone Günther, Becton Dickinson (D/US)
- Microbiology view: Dr. Oliver Nolte, Center for Laboratory Medicine St. Gallen (CH)
- Diabetes & cardiovascular perspective: Prof. Dr. Andreas Nüssler / Dr. med. Sabrina Ehnert, BG Clinics (D)

15.05

Molecular tumor boards in decentral settings
Prof. Dr. med. Uwe Martens, SLK Clinics Heilbronn / MOLIT Institute (D)

15.25

Plenary discussion

15.35

Coffee break, exhibition & networking

Session 2: Detecting resistance on various levels

Chair: Dr. Michael Steinwand, BioLAGO

16.15

Novel trends for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) of bacterial infection
Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Deigner, HFU Furtwangen University (D)

16.40

Fully automated quantification of relevant antibiotics - an option for timely Therapeutical Drug Monitoring (TDM) in critically ill patients?
Dr. Matthias Herkert, DRG Instruments GmbH (D) and PD Dr. med. Johannes Zander, Laboratory Dr. Brunner (D)

17.00

For patient benefit: Implementing novel AST and TDM methods in the laboratory
N.N.

17.20

Plenary discussion

17.30

Networking and exhibition

18.00

Conference Dinner

Day 2, October 13, 2022

Programme October 13, 2022

08.00

Registration, exhibition & networking

09.00

Introduction and review of Day 1:
Dr. Michael Steinwand, BioLAGO (D)

Session 3: Cancer & Co. - diagnostics for complex diseases

Chair: Marc Masa, LEITAT Technological Center (ESP)

09.05

Keynote
Orphan diseases: Diagnosis of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH)
Prof. Dr. med. Paul Graf La Rosée, Schwarzwald-Baar Clinics (D)
Dr. Martin Ritthaler, Center for Human Genetics Tuebingen (D)

09.30

Topic: Precision medicine for individual cancer immunotherapy
Dr. Marcus, Dühren-von Minden, AVA Life Science GmbH (D)

09.50

Assessing antigen specific T cell response by flow cytometry in Sars-Cov-2 vaccinated individuals - consolidated learnings, recent achievements and future prospective beyond the pandemic

Dr. Gianluca Rotta, BD Biosciences (IT)

10.10

Topic: Single cell-based diagnostics
Dr. Guilhem Tourniaire, Cellenion (F)

10.30

Plenary discussion

10.40

Networking & exhibition

Session 4: AI & Digital diagnostics with focus on prevalent diseases

Chair: Prof. Dr. Klazine van der Horst, Bern University of Applied Sciences (CH)

11.15

Keynote
Concepts for therapeutical home monitoring
Prof. Dr. med. Christiane Brockes, alcare AG (CH)

11.40

Covid-19 infection: rapid detection via wearables
Kirsten Grossmann-von Haugwitz, Dr. Risch (LI/CH)

12:00

Bridging the gap between routine diagnostics and -omics data: implementation of AI assisted decision making
Jan Kirchhoff, medicalvalues GmbH (D)

12.20

Topic tba.
N.N.

12.40

Plenary discussion

12.50

Conference lunch & exhibition

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

Chair: N.N.

14.15

Pitch presentations - voted by the attendees

15:30

Closing remarks and networking apéro

*The Conference will take place physically ensuring a safe participation during the coronavirus pandemic. For more information, please see our full Hygiene and Safety Measures.