9:30 - 10:15 Keynote lecture

TBA


10:30 - 13:00 B2B Meetings & Startup Cave


10:30 - 12:00 Bioethics session

10:30 – 10:50 Human genomics DNA analysis – ethical questions that have to be answered, Rev. Tad Pacholczyk

10:55 – 11:15 Ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of genetic intervention in human reproduction, Marta Soniewicka

11:20 – 11:40 Human genomic DNA analysis – a chance for better diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, Jennifer Castaneda 

11:45 – 12:15 Panel discussion: Genetic privacy in post-genomic era. Moderator: Błażej Kmieciak


10:30 - 12:00 Students seminar

A seminar titled The career paths for life science students. Speakers:

  • Maciej Spuś, Biotechnology Laboratory Coordinator at Polfarmex, will speak about work in R&D in a biotech company;
  • Dawid Lewko, a student of Medicine at Medical University of Lodz, will show you that how quickly you can start your scientific career;
  • a BioVirtus representative will say a few words about work in clinical trials;
  • Danuta Rolinger-Bednarska, CEO at Rolinger PR, will speak about a career in Public Relations in HealthCare

12:00 - 13:00 Master of Innovation contest


13:00 - 14:30 Lunch Break


14:30 - 15:15 Keynote lecture

Efficient Partnership in R&D. Pfizer’s Global and Local Perspective. Michał Kurzelewski, Medical Director at Pfizer Polska


14:30 - 17:00 B2B Meetings& Startup Cave


15:30 - 17:00 IP management and protection session

15:30 – 16:00 National flavors of European patent litigation – litigating patents in Hungary and at the Unified Patent Court. Eszter Szakács, Partner, Attorney-at-law Sár and Partners, Budapest

16:00 – 16:10 Q&A

16:10 – 16:40 Obtaining Patent Protection for Biological Inventions In Canada. Lola  Bartoszewicz, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. Patent Agent

16:40 – 16:50 Q&A


15:30 - 17:00 Students meeting with biotech companies


17:00 - 17:30 Master of Innovation Winner Announcement & Closing ceremony