Meet our Speakers

Torsten Kneuss
Quality Assurance Manager Combination Products
Bayer Pharma

Mariano Chiusano
EMEA Director of Regulatory Affairs
Johnson & Johnson

Dr. Max D. Singh
Global Director – Orthopedic Focus Team
TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH

Philippe Auclair
Senior Director. Regulatory Strategy and Advocacy

Min Wei
Director/Fellow, Dosage Form Design and Development

Dr. Olivier Chancel
Sterility & Aseptic Practices Expert
Boehringer Ingelheim

Dr. Benedikt Reichart
Global Business Development Manager, Contract Manufacturing
Fresenius Kabi

Dr. Thomas Schwarz
Head Strategic Plannning & PMO

Mostafa Nakach
Head of Formulation & Process Development / Biologics Drug Product Development

Dr. Simone Biel
Field Marketing Single Use Technology
Merck Millipore

Pirkko Lahti
Senior Development Manager
Orion Corporation

Jürgen Schäfer
Lab Head Mass Spectrometry

Dr. Lars Albermann
Head of Pharma and Food Regulatory Subject Matter Experts
Merck KGaA

Patrick Garidel
Head of Process, Purification and Pharma Development, Biopharma
Boehringer Ingelheim

Dr. Luis Serrano
Technical Marketing Manager ADAS & GNSS

Dr. Olivier Brass
Senior Scientist, Lead of Research Unit, Research Dpt
Sanofi Pasteur

Alphons Fakler
Head Medical Device Risk Management Technical Research and Development
Novartis Pharma AG

Dr. Franz Kainz
Vice President, Global Contract Manufacturing
Fresenius Kabi

Dr. Dhananjay Jere
Senior Principal Scientist, Principal Group Leader
Lonza Drug Product Services

Dr. Nicolas Eon
Global Product Manager

Dr. Sune Klint Andersen
Principal Scientist DPD – Oral Solid Dosage

Richard Burton
Innovation & Transformation Consultant
Mark A. Chipperfield
Company Director and Principal Consultant
Corvus Device

Rémy Vomscheid
Director, Device Development & Technologies

Saskia Schulze
Head of R&D Application Migration
Siemens Mobility

Mylène Bosio
Head of R&D Portfolio Management
Airbus Defence and Space

Dr. Stefan Heck
Business Development Manager Pharma DACH
Intertek (Schweiz)AG

Dr. Lutz Mueller
Toxicology Project Leader – Distinguished Scientist
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

Dr. Simona Rocchi
Senior Director - Design for Innovation and Sustainability
Philips Design

Iason Onassis
Head of Industry Consulting
Philips Innovation

Axel Besa
Business Development Manager

Robert Ives
Investigator and Associate Fellow

Prof. Dr. Johannes Harleman
Independent Consultant
Anja Slikkerveer
Scientific Director Translational Science
Astellas Pharma Europe BV

Dr. Joerg Wichard
Pharmaceuticals Division / Genetic Toxicology BLN
Bayer AG

Lance Smallshaw
Regulatory Intelligence and External Advocacy (Quality Analytical and Pharmacopoeia)
UCB Biopharma sprl.

Carla Landolfi
European Registered Toxicologist (ERT) R&D, Head of WEP Toxicology - Preclinical Development

Florian Niederreiter
Global Content Marketing Specialist, SEO & Web Analytics
Sandvik Coromant

Norman Nielsen
Former Global Head of Content Marketing
Zalando SE

Puneet Srivastava
Director Strategic Marketing - Content Strategy Lead
Bayer Pharmaceuticals

Patricia Parris
Project Toxicologist (RIA Safety)

Leon F. Stankowski
Senior Scientific Director, Genetic and In Vitro Toxicology
Charles River Laboratories

Torsten Schultz-Fademrecht
Scientist Pharmaceutical Dev. Biologicals
Boehringer Ingelheim

Maurits Janssen
Head of Commercial Development, API
Lonza AG

Iain Tough
Engineer – Roof Systems
Bentley Motors Ltd

Alexander Schaab
Manager Intelligent Drive
Daimler AG

Ank Reumer
Study Director Pharma Services
Nelson Labs Europe

Rodney Parsons
Executive Director, Chemical and Synthesis Development
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Lee Lucas
VP Applications and Business Development
CSP Technologies, Inc.

Wendy Luo
Associate Director, Drug Safety Evaluation
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Daniel L. Bantz
Technology Manager, Performance and Packaging, Labs
West Pharmaceutical Services

Muriel Didier
Human Factors Team Head

Elise Legendre
Head of PFS/LVD Late Stage Development, MED Primary Container Development

James Meehan
Associate Principal Scientist

Dries Cardoen
Team Responsible of E&L Study Directors - Inhalation/Topical/Transdermal products
Nelson Labs

Markus Obkircher
Director R&D, Head of Reference Materials and Proficiency Testing

Folker Steden
Director Product Management and Scientific Service

Shruthi Vidyasagar
Device Development Technologist, R&D Platform Technology & Science

David Eherts
Vice President Global EHS
Allergan plc

Dr. Reinhold Maeck
Head of Corp EHS Regulatory Intelligence
Boehringer Ingelheim

David Roe
Global Technical Steward, NTO Manufacturing Science & Technology
Novartis Pharma AG

Marco Prado
Global Head Quality Medical Devices, TRD QA
Novartis Pharma AG

Dr. Ulrich Rümenapp
Head of Launch Preparation and Coordination
Bayer AG

Dr. Thomas Adam
Head of GQA Chemical APIs
Bayer AG

Stephanie Knueppel
Group Head for Cleaning, Decontamination and Product related Process Validations and Monitoring

Dr. Martinas Kuslys
Global R&D Manager Paediatric Care
Nestlé Health Science

Michael Bradley
Key Account Manager, Industrials, EMEA
ID Business Solutions Ltd.

Dr. Franck Galtié
Director Automotive Functional Safety
NXP Semiconductors

Dr. Bettine Boltres
Principal Scientific Affairs, Packaging & Delivery Systems
West Pharmaceutical Services Deutschland GmbH & Co KG

Dr. Andreas Nixdorf
Life Sciences - Business Development Manager Extractables & Leachables Testing
SGS Institut Fresenius GmbH

Dr. Clemens Günther
Director Nonclinical Safety Consumer Care
Bayer AG

Dr. Roberto Menzel
Laboratory Supervisor and Manager Extractables
Sartorius Stedim Biotech

Dr. Christian Trendelenburg
Senior Toxicologist & Project Leader (PTM)

Anja Feldmann
Innovation Management External Relation

Dr. Gabriele Rizzo
Lead Scientist, Strategic Innovation and Principal Futurist

Dr. Florian Baumann
CTO EMEA Specializing in Automotive & AI
Dell EMC

Yao Schultz-Zheng
Cross Industrial Speaker, Influencer and Networker
Yao Zheng, consulting BMW
Dr. Andreas Bauer
Product Manager, OS Product Line Laser
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH

Carol De Vries
General Manager & Director Engineering Global product family Automotive Contactors and Fuses
Bill Latino
VP Business Development

George Siogkas
Senior Principal consultant, specializing in Computer Vision & Machine Learning
CVRLab Ltd, consulting Panasonic Automotive Europe

Oguz Icoglu
Product Development Engineer
Ford Otosan

Richard Dixon
Senior Principal Analyst, MEMS & Sensors
IHS Markit

Dr. Thomas Seldrum
Technical Development Scientist Consumer Solutions
Dow Silicones Belgium sprl

Luis Allo
Global Director, External Technology Innovation, R&D Consumer OTC
Johnson & Johnson

Martin Jetzer
Senior AS&T Specialist

Serge Mathonet
Global Regulatory Affairs CMC Biologics - Site Leader
Sanofi R&D

Fie Falck Larsen
Senior Usability Engineer
LEO Pharma

Davide Mercadante
Sr. Associate, Product Development Quality (PDQ) – Device Development Quality (DDQ)

Jussi Haikarainen
Head of Inhalation Technology, Easyhaler Therapy Area, R&D
Orion Corporation - Orion Pharma

Paul Michael
FastWorks & DFSS Leader Life Sciences
GE Healthcare Life Sciences, UK

Ralf Neubert
Senior Director Innovation & Technology, Schneider Electric Industry Business Unit
Schneider Electric

Dr. Reza Ghahary
Director Innovation Networks, Corporate Innovation

Dr. Maurits van Tol
Senior Vice President Innovation & Technology
Borealis Group

Dr. Christoph Hüls
Head of Merck Group Innovation Strategy
Merck KGaA

Asli Solmaz-Kaiser
Vice President, Product Development & Innovation.
TÜV SÜD Product Service

Paul Johnson
Paul Johnson Consulting Limited
Richard Denk
Head of Sales Containment
Skan AG

Michael Noderer
Associate Principal Scientist

Fayez Abou Hamad
MD Vigilance Expert – Pharmacist, Complaint & Vigilance Manager

Ana Esteban
Team Manager Customer Research, Digital Workplace R&D
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe

Silke Buechl
Deputy Managing Director, Occupational hygienist
Praevena AG

Dr. Thomas Nittoli
Director, R&D Chemistry Therapeutic Proteins
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Lucia Chierchia
Managing Partner @GELLIFY

Michael Dekner
Head Fill & Finish Life Cycle Management support
Shire Austria GmbH now part of Takeda

Tim Briggs
Course Director Health Safety and Environmental Management Courses, Past President IOSH
Leeds Beckett University

Ester Lovsin Barle
Head Corporate Toxicology
Lonza AG

Dr. Walid Benzarti
Director for Innovation, Research & Technology, Land and Air Systems Global Business Unit
Thales Group

Dr. Eng. Grzegorz Ombach
VP Engineering & GM Halo China

Filippo Larceri
Global Implementation Leader - Clariant Excellence

Dr. Thomas Förster
Corporate Vice President of R&D Beauty Care

Dr. Silke Conrad
Quality Expert Medical Device

Piotr K. Wagner
Senior Specialist, Product Management Daikyo Portfolio
West Pharmaceutical Services Deutschland GmbH & Co KG

Wendy Johnson
Medical Marketing Manager, Celanese Engineered Materials

Dr. Kirsten Markgraf
Manager Product Development EM Europe,

Dr. Simon Kervyn
Manager Materials and Surface Treatments

Thomas Schoenknecht
Executive Director Business Development
SHL Group

Harshal Shah
Vice President, Global Medical Technology Division
Cambridge Consultants

Dr. Daniel Latham
Head – Device Development & LCM

Steven Kaufman
Global Business Development Lead
Bespak Europe Ltd.

Cedric Gysel
Senior Device Engineer Device Center of Excellence

Matthew Gottschalk
Director of Program Development EMEA, Research & Human Factors

Dr. Reza Nejadnik
Laboratory Head – Formulation Development Biologics

Dr. Kewei Yang
Scientist, Late-Stage Pharmaceutical and Process Development, Pharmaceutical Development & Supplies, PTD Biologics Europe (PTDE-P)
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

Gaël Seydoux
Research & Innovation Director

Katsuyuki Takeuchi
Associate Product Manager, Terumo Pharmaceutical Solutions
Terumo Europe

Johan Palmers
Global Product Market Manager

Hans-Joachim Jahn
Application Specialist Laboratory Equipment Controlled Temperature Technologies
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Roberto Fagarazzi
Lighting and Glazing Business Unit Manager
Inglass S.p.A.

Ir. Lise Vanderkelen
Department Head Pharma and Microbiology
Nelson Labs Europe

Tina Rees
Associate Director-Human Factors
Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Marie Girard-Choppinet
Customer Experience Manager

Jason Miller
Global Content Marketing Lead

Irina Pashina
Senior Director, Content Strategy & Customer Experience

Dr. Carsten Ehrhardt
Professor in Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics
Trinity College Dublin

Bo Olsson
Senior Inhalation Consultant
Emmace Consulting AB

Prof. Dr. Marc Schneider
Full Professor (W3) Chair Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology
Saarland University

Sven Stegemann
Professor for Patient Centric Drug Development and Manufacturing
Graz University of Technology

Badre Hammond
Director, Market Development
Aptar Pharma

Christoph Zeidler
Head of Strategy, Processes, and Technology, Studio SAP

Giuseppe Caltabiano
Head of Content Strategy for EMEA & APAC, Content Marketing Strategy Speaker & Writer

Ineke Vermeulen
Head of Atos Speak Network

Scott Patterson
Vice President Commercial Sales
ILC Dover

Dr. Carolyn Gordon
Director, Regulatory CMC, Global Regulatory Affairs

Henry R. Charlton
Global Marketing Director – Medical OEM
Pall Corporation

Serge Maggi
Application Engineering Specialist - Automotive Electrification -Commercial Solutions Division EMEA

Alex Fryer
Public Speaker
Fabio Ganzaroli
Head of Customer Engagement Service Provider Segment
Cisco Marketing and Communications

Dr. John N Pritchard
Independent Business Owner
Inspiring Strategies
Dr. René Dathe
Head Medical Devices Quality Dev. Sandoz & LCM

Enrico Bettetini
Senior Advisor Associate
Oriento SA

Christopher Gomez
Health Safety and Environmental Officer - US Operations

Dr. Ildiko Ziegler
Distinguished validation expert
Gedeon Richter

Toral Mehta
Head Industrial Hygiene and Containment, Health, Safety, Environment

Andreas Schreiner
Director of Validation, Manufacturing Science and Technology

Dr. Carlos Jimenez Härtel
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
GE Power AG

Adi Chhabra
Senior Product Manager - Artificial Intelligence

Joerg Hassmann
Head of Innovation and Portfolio Management, Digitalization

Michal Dunaj
R&D Director EU Research Operations
Telekom Innovation Laboratories

Raphael Nudelman
Director of Chemical & Computational Toxicology
Teva Pharmaceuticals

Kees Hommes
Global Occupational Hygiene and Safety Manager
Bayer AG

Michel Crevoisier
Consultant, Formerly Novartis Senior QA and GMP Expert
Formerly Novartis
Michael Avraam
Global Product Manager for ChargePoint PharmaSafe
ChargePoint Technology Ltd

Dr. Alain Mavon
Senior Director of Science & Innovation
Oriflame Cosmetics AB

Anil Kane
Executive Director, Global Head of Technical & Scientific Affairs Pharma Services
Patheon, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Martin Frei
Process expert, Sterile DP Stein
Lonza AG

Florent Peral
Formulation Scientist - Bioprocess R&D
Sanofi Pasteur

Anthony Cannon
Regional Director, ExM, Global Tech Ops, Sterile
MSD International

Orla McGarvey
Principal Group Leader, Drug Product Process Development
Lonza AG

Geoff Smith
Professor of Pharmaceutical Process Analytical Technology
De Montfort University

Stefan Schneid
Laboratory Head Formulation Development Parenterals

Bijan Elahi
Award Winning International Medical Device Risk-Mgmt Educator, Consultant and author