Nanobiosym Global Summit Agenda

This two-day event will include plenary roundtable discussions featuring prominent global thought leaders and icons for global change that are part of our Nanobiosym Global Ecosystem. Below is a tentative agenda with more details of our proposed speakers and topics for discussion.

When September 27 - 28, 2014
Who Should Attend? Academic Organizations, Governments, NGOs, Global Thought Leaders, and Fortune 500 companies to help build a network of collaborators that accelerate the next generation of healthcare innovation
Saturday Agenda
September 27
Symposium Plenary Sessions
8:30 a.m. Registration Opens/ Networking Breakfast
9:00 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

Nanobiosym and Personalized Nanomedicine:  Personalizing the Next Generation of Healthcare
In this plenary roundtable, Dr. Goel together with world renowned scientists and global pharma leaders will examine the power of personalized nanomedicine and how technologies emerging from Nanobiophysics can help to personalize the next generation of healthcare.

  • Dr. Robert S. Langer, David H. Koch Institute Professor MIT
  • Dr. Philip Dormitzer, Head of US Research, Global Head of Virology, Vice President at Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics
  • Dr. Robert Hariri, MD Ph.D, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Celgene Cellular Therapeutics
  • Dr. Gary Nabel, Chief Science Officer, Sanofi

Sponsor Spotlight: Goodwin Procter LLP

10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Coffee Break
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Nanobiosym Driving Disruptive Technologies into Emerging Markets: Disruptive Business Models
In this plenary roundtable Dr. Goel together with world experts from academia, industry and global development will analyze the unique challenges and quantum leap opportunities that exist when disruptive technologies are brought into emerging markets. This session will examine how Nanobiosym’s global ecosystem of public private partnerships can accelerate adoption of game-changing technologies like our XPRIZE-winning Gene-RADAR®.

  • Dr. Tarun Khanna, Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School
  • John Abele, Co-Founder, Boston Scientific and Member, Nanobiosym Global Advisory Board
  • Dr. Nitin Nohria, Dean, Harvard Business School

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Networking Lunch

12:30 – 1:00 p.m.

The Future of Personalized Nutrition and Wellness
Dr. Goel and Dr. René Lammers, Senior Vice President R&D at PepsiCo, will discuss PepsiCo’s journey and longstanding commitment to the health and wellness and share a vision for how new game-changing technologies can personalize, mobilize, and decentralize the next-generation of health and wellness.

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Nanobiosym and Global Health: Decentralizing and Mobilizing the Next Generation of Healthcare
In this plenary roundtable, Dr. Goel together with leading global health experts from academia, industry, NGOs and governments around the world will discuss the most pressing critical unmet needs. In particular, we will discuss how technologies like our Gene-RADAR® platform can decentralize and mobilize the next generation of healthcare. This session will showcase the Nanobiosym Global Ecosystem of innovative public private partnerships with governments and NGOs around the world.

  • Professor Wellington Oyibo - Associate Professor at College of Medicine of the University of Lagos, Lagos
  • Dr. Jennifer Dent- President, BIO Ventures for Global Health
  • Q&A Crossfire with Audience: How do we get healthcare access to 4 billion people on Planet Earth

1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

Nanobiosym Global Cloud Solutions for Healthcare & Audience CrossFire

  • Paul Maritz, Chief Executive Officer, Pivotal

Sponsor Spotlight: McKinsey & Company

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Afternoon Break

2:45 – 4:30 p.m..

“Fixing” the American Healthcare System
Leading Visionaries and Change Agents from America’s Leading Hospital Systems share their vision for new use cases and novel “apps” on Gene-RADAR® that could help to Revamp the American Healthcare system: ie delivering better care while cutting costs

  • Dr. Tenley Albright, Director, MIT Collaborative Initiatives, MIT
  • Dr. Thinh H. Tran, Corporate Vice President, Chief Medical and Quality Officer, Baptist Health South Florida
  • Dr. John Doyle, Executive Vice President, Ascension and President and CEO, Ascension Holdings
  • Dr. Kandice Kottke-Marchant, Chair, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic
  • Dr. John Mattison, Assistant Medical Director, Chief Medical Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente, Southern California

Sponsor Spotlight: Baptist Health South Florida

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Day 1 Closing Remarks & Nanobiosym Global Initiative Launch Reception

Live music & mind-bending entertainment from the Experimentalist – Gerard Senehi.
Featuring Dr. Anita Goel, Mr. Alfred Ford, Dr. Bob Langer, Dr. Paul Maritz, Mr. John Abele, Dr. Tarun Khanna, and others
September 28

Dr. Goel together with the Nanobiosym Global Ecosystem of Stakeholders chart the Roadmap forward and bring into focus key milestones ahead and our Global Partners who are committed to driving this global revolution.

08:30 a.m.

Networking Breakfast

9:00 a.m.

Opening Meditation - Dr. H. R Nagendra, SVYASA & Special Advisor to the Indian Health Minister

Nanobiosym and Wellness, Anti-Aging and Preventative Medicine
In this plenary roundtable, Dr. Goel together with leading global wellness, sports medicine and anti-aging experts will discuss novel apps on Gene-RADAR for promoting the next generation of Wellness and Anti-aging

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

The ROAD Ahead – Open Discussion

11:30 a.m.

Closing Remarks