October 27th [952289]

October 27th

The MedStartUp Days are specifically designed to gather experts and entities from life sciences, technology, venture, policy research and more to explore the future of life sciences and digital health. Each year, hundreds of attendees meet in New York for this two-days event.



60 French cutting-edge companies give an overview of their solutions and ambitions



Meeting sessions are organized to help you build new partnerships and success stories


DATE Thursday, October 27th 2016

TIME 07:45am – 4:00pm

VENUE Alexandria Center for Life Sciences, 450 E 29th St New York, NY 10016


07:45 – 08:00 am Registration

08:00 – 08:15 am  Welcome Remarks

Henri Baissas, CEO, Business France North America

Béatrice Falise-Mirat, Managing Director – Medicen Paris Region

Medidata Solutions (TBC)

08:15 – 10:30 am French company presentations One-on-one meetings

10:30 – 10:45 am Coffee break

10:45 – 12:50 pm French company presentations One-on-one meetingS

01:00 – 02:00 pm Medstartup Awards over the Lunch

Bernard Poussot, President of Medstartup Jury, Director – Roche Holdings, Former Chairman & CEO – Wyeth

Medidata Solutions (TBC)

02:00 – 03:50 pm French company presentations One-on-one meetings

03:50 – 04:00pm Closing Remarks

04:00 – 04:40pm     Rencontre avec Valerie Pecresse, President Region Ile De France

Galien Forum


Recognized leaders of the life sciences share their insight and draw new perspectives for the health industry

Among the Galien Forum Speakers for 2016

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Michael S Brown
Nobel Laureate, Professor of Molecular Genetics and internal Medecine, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

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Joseph L Goldstein
Nobel Laureate, Chairman of the Department of Molecular Genetics, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

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Donald Lloyd Jones
Chairman of the Department of Preventive Medecine at Northwestern University in Chicago

Michael Giordano

Michael Giordano
MD, Senior Vice President, Head of Oncology and immuno-oncology Development at Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Roy Vagelos
MD, Chairman of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and former Chairman and CEO of Merck & Co., Inc


Elias Zerhouni
PhD, President, Global
R&D, Sanofi

Richard Axel

Richard Axel
MD, Nobel Laureate, Co-director, the Kavli Institute for Brain Science, Columbia University

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Jonathan Sheldon
PhD, Global Vice President, Oracle Health Sciences

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Bengt Samuelsson
Nobel Laureate, Former President of Karolinska Institute and Former Chairman of the Nobel Foundation

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Mikael Dolsten
President Worldwide Research and Development, Pfizer, Inc

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William Hait
MD, PhD, PhD, Global Head of R&D Janssen Research & Development


Richard N Foster
PhD, Venture Partner, Lux Capital; Special Advisor to the President for Healthcare Innovation, Yale University; Director Emeritus, McKinsey & Company

Krishna Yeshwant

Krishna Yeshwant
MD, General Partner, Google Ventures

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