May 3, 2022


Tuesday, 3 May
12:00 — 13:00 CET
Networking & Welcome Lunch

13:00 — 13:40 CET
Keynote: Building Resilience: Transforming Operating Models & the Role of Technology Across Product Lifecycle
Hear perspectives on the future of Medtech including how to increase resilience across the organisation, the role of technology, and modernizing operating models for sustainability.
Donielle Johnson
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Medical Devices
Bausch Health
Dr. Bassil Akra
John Brennan
VP Quality, Regulatory Affairs, & Government Affairs, EMEA

13:45 — 14:30 CET
Illumina: Driving Speed to Market from its Clinical Center of Excellence (Clinical)
Illumina shares how their clinical center of excellence has improved global collaboration resulting in faster and higher quality study data delivery and speed to market
Matthew Purner
Sr. Director, Regulatory & Clinical Affairs
Illumina, Inc.
Kellie Hazell
Sr Manager, Clinical Affairs
SOPHiA Genetics: Addressing Hyper-Growth with a Digital, Data-Driven Approach (QA/RA)
SOPHiA Genetics shares how they're tackling the organisational challenges of hyper-growth alongside regulatory changes to IVDR with a digital approach. Hear how they're prioritizing process changes, ensuring successful implementation and adoption, and planning for the future.
Melissa Finocchio
Chief Regulatory Officer
Dr. Tom Petty
Head of Quality Systems & Knowledge Management

14:30 — 15:15 CET
Terumo: Transforming Clinical Operations from Regional & Manual to Global Collaboration & Excellence (Clinical)
Learn how Terumo transformed from a regional, manual, and paper-based clinical operations model to one global, digital approach enabling global collaboration and clinical excellence across all studies.
Kazuhisa Senshu
Chief Clinical & Regulatory Affairs Officer
EU IVDR 5 years in: Pulse of the Germany Industry and Journey Ahead (QA/RA)
Dr. Sascha Wettmarshausen
Head of Regulatory & Quality
VDGH - Verband der Diagnostica-Industrie e.V.

15:15 — 15:45 CET
Networking & Refreshments Break

15:45 — 16:30 CET
ConvaTec: Accelerating Study Delivery & Improving Patient Experience (Clinical)
Learn how ConvaTec transformed clinical operations and data management to accelerate study execution and delivery to meet increased clinical evidence requirements and provide better patient engagement.
Julie Nicholson
Senior Manager, Clinical Projects
ConvaTec Limited
Bracco: Omnichannel Best Practices to Ensure Compliance
Hear how Bracco has embarked on a company-wide digital transformation to gain sustainability and efficiency in it's omnichannel approach to promotional and scientific content creation, approval, management, and distribution.
Michele Vespasiani
Digital Transformation Manager
Bracco Imaging

16:30 — 17:15 CET
Closing Session: MDR and IVDR Impact on Europe's Innovation Capability
Erik Vollebregt
Axon Lawyers

17:15 — 18:30 CET
Join your peers and the Veeva MedTech team for networking, refreshments, and cocktails. Immediately following is the MedTech Forum Welcome Reception - one floor down from this event.

18:00 — 21:00 CET
Join the MedTech Forum opening reception as a Veeva MedTech guest. This is complimentary even if you are not registered to attend the Forum event.