A Rich and
Lively Program



Sherbrooke International Life Sciences Summit, September 28-29-30 2015 offers:

  • Panels where key players of the pharmaceutical and medical technologies sectors will discuss challenges and outlooks emerging from the current aging of the population
  • Lectures from large international businesses on their need for collaboration
  • A B2B matchmaking component individually tailored to fit the participants’ specific business needs
  • SME short presentations from around the globe
  • An exhibition staring Québec’s SMEs and researchers
  • Fun and games in one of Sherbrooke’s landmark buildings at the Casino Night in Théâtre Granada. Places are limited – reserve yours early!

Please note that the Summit will be entirely held in English.

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Monday, September 28 2015
6:00 PM

Welcome Cocktail and registration (At Grand Times Hotel, Sherbrooke – shuttle provided)

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
7:30 AM

Welcome / Registration / Breakfast

8:30 AM

Welcoming Address

9:00 AM

Keynote Speaker: Joel Dudley, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

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10:00 AM

Networking Break / Press Conference

Short
presentations
B2B
Meetings
10:30 AM

Conference – Lundbeck, Honorary President

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10:40 AM

Conference – Lundbeck LLC

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11:15 AM

Conference – Future Longevity and Population Health Improvements: An Economic Perspective

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12:20 PM

Lunch-conference – De Hogeweyk and Oversingel

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2:00 PM

Conference – Eli Lilly

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Short
presentations
B2B
Meetings
2:45 PM

Conference – Strengths of the Estrie Region in Drug Development and Autonomy

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3:15 PM

Networking Break

3:45 PM

Conference – GE Healthcare

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4:30 PM

Closing Statement Day 1

5:30 PM

Cocktail Dinner and Casino-Reception (At Théâtre Granada, Sherbrooke – shuttle provided)

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
7:15 AM

Breakfast and registration

8:20 AM

Welcoming Address

8:30 AM

Conference – Steve Arless

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9:00 AM

Conference – AbbVie

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Short
presentations
B2B
Meetings
9:45 AM

Short address by Per Sjögren, Sweden Ambassador

9:50 AM

Networking Break

10:15 AM

Conference – Philips Hospital to Home

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11:00 AM

Conference – Merck Canada

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11:45 AM

Networking Break / Press conference

12:30 PM

Lunch and panel Aging of the population: opportunity or threat?

Moderator: Rémi Quirion, Chief Scientist of Québec

Panelists:

2:30 PM

Closing Statement