Clinical Innovation Partnerships 2020

Hotel Palace, Berlin

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Conference Day One – Wednesday 11 September 2019

8:00 am - 8:45 am Registration and welcome coffee

Leveraging AI & Innovative Tech to Drive Patient-Centric Trials

8:45 am - 8:50 am Opening remarks and charity competition – Letitia Thomas, Programme Director, WBR

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chair’s opening address and networking activity

Dr. Raphaële Mary, Former Director Capability, Quality & Strategy, Global Clinical Operations at BMS

Dr. Raphaële Mary

Former Director Capability, Quality & Strategy, Global Clinical Operations
BMS

9:00 am - 9:20 am OPENING KEYNOTE FIVE trends shaping the future of pharma – what does this mean for your clinical trials?

• Empowered Patients – how can you understand what patients expect and improve their experience?
• Augmented and virtual reality – how can they be used in your clinical trials?
• Truly personalised medicine – how can you best plan your clinical trials for these products?
• Body sensors – how can you use these to best collect data?
• Artificial intelligence – how can you leverage it to enhance your clinical trials?

Nadir Ammour, Global Head of Clinical Digital Innovation at Sanofi R&D

Nadir Ammour

Global Head of Clinical Digital Innovation
Sanofi R&D

9:20 am - 9:40 am INSPIRATIONAL ADDRESS Janssen’s suite of smart technologies: How to transform clinical trials from concept to implementation

• How can disruptive and smart technologies be used to improve clinical trials?
• How has Janssen used technology to drive futuristic trials from trial design to implementation?
• How can you roll this out in your business?
• What technology is right for your business and why?
 
Kai Langel, Director of R&D Operations Innovation EMEA at Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies

Kai Langel

Director of R&D Operations Innovation EMEA
Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies

9:40 am - 10:20 am PANEL WITH INTERACTIVE POLLING - How can you work towards engaging patients beyond solely ‘recruitment’ to build long term relationships, deliver tangible results and meet your internal goals?

• To what extent could building long term relationships with patients improve clinical trials? 
• What other ways can patients be engaged? (trial design, trial participant etc.) 
• What do you need to do to ensure patients are brought into the trial? 
• How to collect and share patient data more successfully

Pasi Piitulainen, Former Head of Global Procurement at Actelion Pharmaceuticals

Pasi Piitulainen

Former Head of Global Procurement
Actelion Pharmaceuticals

Klaus Fichtner, Clinical Operations Germany at Boehringer Ingelheim

Klaus Fichtner

Clinical Operations Germany
Boehringer Ingelheim

Gareth Lewis, European Director of Clinical Operations at Ono Pharma

Gareth Lewis

European Director of Clinical Operations
Ono Pharma

10:20 am - 11:00 am Morning Networking Break Sponsored by IRS Almac

Leveraging AI & Innovative Tech to Drive Patient-Centric Trials

11:00 am - 11:40 am CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE - How can Pharma and CROs share learnings and expertise to join forces and maximise value?


Hans-Juergen Arens, Contract Clinical Services Director EMEA & LatAM at Fresenius

Hans-Juergen Arens

Contract Clinical Services Director EMEA & LatAM
Fresenius

11:40 am - 12:00 pm PRESENTATION - How to use innovative contract management automation to increase efficiency in your sourcing process

Icertis (representative to be confirmed)
Stefan Eherer, Director Enterprise Sales DACH at Icertis

Stefan Eherer

Director Enterprise Sales DACH
Icertis

12:00 pm - 12:40 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE - How can you use digitalised clinical trials technologies including AI, Blockchain and sensors to create breakthrough toolkits and deliver better results?

Maria Palombini, Director, Emerging Technology Communities & Opportunities Development, Life Sciences at IEEE-Standards Association

Maria Palombini

Director, Emerging Technology Communities & Opportunities Development, Life Sciences
IEEE-Standards Association

12:40 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Lunch

12:40 pm - 2:00 pm MASTERCLASS Adherence Matters: The amazing value-play of objective medication data in Clinical Research

Michael Petersen, Chief Operating Officer at Information Mediary Corporation

Michael Petersen

Chief Operating Officer
Information Mediary Corporation

Tracks

TRACK A – Implementing Advanced Data Analytics & Digital Capabilities

2:00 pm - 2:05 pm Opening remarks from the chair

TRACK A – Implementing Advanced Data Analytics & Digital Capabilities

2:05 pm - 2:25 pm PRESENTATION - Agile development: How to use innovative technology to direct investigators and deliver better trial results
• How can apps and wearables engage and deliver information to patients?
• How can this help investigators have direction and deliver back to the patient?
• How can the development of apps help test trials in the real world?
• How can timelines be improved?

Hanne Kusk Jacobsen, Global Director of Clinical Operations Study Management Innovation at Lundbeck

Hanne Kusk Jacobsen

Global Director of Clinical Operations Study Management Innovation
Lundbeck

TRACK A – Implementing Advanced Data Analytics & Digital Capabilities

2:25 pm - 2:45 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE - Patient outreach and trial design: How to best use data to deliver clinical trials faster and more predictably
• How can understanding patient data help recruitment and retention? 
• Retention – how to find the patients, make their life easier, and help them understand the trial and why they are involved
• How can you use patient data to drive knowledge and awareness of upcoming trials?
• How can digital and data help you approach clinical trials from an individual patient perspective?

Amy Froment, Director Global Clinical Operations Service at Regeneron

Amy Froment

Director Global Clinical Operations Service
Regeneron

TRACK A – Implementing Advanced Data Analytics & Digital Capabilities

2:45 pm - 3:05 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT Leveraging technology to optimise clinical outcomes
Andy Bowman, Managing Director Europe at Within3

Andy Bowman

Managing Director Europe
Within3

TRACK B – Building on Innovative Patient Engagement Partnerships

2:00 pm - 2:05 pm Opening remarks from the chair
Nadir Ammour, Global Head of Clinical Digital Innovation at Sanofi R&D

Nadir Ammour

Global Head of Clinical Digital Innovation
Sanofi R&D

TRACK B – Building on Innovative Patient Engagement Partnerships

2:05 pm - 2:25 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE - Platforms of the future: How can you implement clinical trials platforms into your studies to overcome barriers in patient recruitment & retention and enhance transparency?
• How can a platform offer transparency in trials?
• How can platforms encourage patients to join trials?
• How can platforms ensure patient groups display all clinical trials across all therapeutic areas/sponsors?
• How can the platform make it easier for patients and sponsors?

Klaus Fichtner, Clinical Operations Germany at Boehringer Ingelheim

Klaus Fichtner

Clinical Operations Germany
Boehringer Ingelheim

TRACK B – Building on Innovative Patient Engagement Partnerships

2:25 pm - 2:45 pm PRESENTATION Adherence Matters: Digital Health Data Tools for Managing Medication Adherence
Michael Petersen, Chief Operating Officer at Information Mediary Corporation

Michael Petersen

Chief Operating Officer
Information Mediary Corporation

TRACK B – Building on Innovative Patient Engagement Partnerships

2:45 pm - 3:05 pm PRESENTATION - How to better share knowledge of clinical trials to drive recruitment
Jean-David Zeitoun, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder at Inato

Jean-David Zeitoun

Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder
Inato

3:05 pm - 3:45 pm Networking Break

Tracks

TRACK A – Implementing Advanced Data Analytics & Digital Capabilities

3:45 pm - 4:25 pm FIRESIDE CHAT WITH INTERACTIVE POLLING eClinical Tools: How to work with vendors to best connect with your key stakeholders and patients
• How can eClinical Tools give you a better oversight of data?
• How can data trends increase time spent on strategies and innovation?
• How can new technology suppliers deliver less restricted levels of innovation?
• How to get capability with one platform and quickly build up specific technical knowledge

Tim Cave, Former VP - Head Strategic Planning and Digital Practices at GSK

Tim Cave

Former VP - Head Strategic Planning and Digital Practices
GSK

TRACK B – Building on Innovative Patient Engagement Partnerships

3:45 pm - 4:25 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE - Recruitment strategies: How can CROs, investigators and sponsors work together to improve feasibility processes and patient recruitment?
• Recruitment strategies – how do you find patients for your trials? 
• How have advertisements changes over the years (technology)?
• What tools can you use to find patients for trials?
• How can CROS and investigators work together not to misjudge the capability of sites for clinical trials?

Philipp Badorrek, Head of Clinical Airway Research Department at Fraunhofer ITEM

Philipp Badorrek

Head of Clinical Airway Research Department
Fraunhofer ITEM

4:25 pm - 4:35 pm Transit time to the next session: Patient perspective in the spotlight

4:35 pm - 5:15 pm PATIENT’S PERSPECTIVE KEYNOTE: What can you do differently to understand patients’ priorities, involve them in trial design and integrate them into the clinical trials ecosystem?

• How can you involve patients earlier in the clinical trial design process?
• How to understand what patients really want out of the trial
• What does patient centricity mean for your trials?
• How can you integrate patients into the ecosystem?

Victoria Abbott-Fleming, Patient Advocate at Burning Nights CRPS

Victoria Abbott-Fleming

Patient Advocate
Burning Nights CRPS

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm Beer Festival Networking Reception - Your opportunity to relax, discuss challenges, exchange ideas and make new contacts in an informal setting!