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13.06.2017

Innovation Week: Science and Technology day

Από British Embassy & British Council

 

British Embassy & British Council invite you

to Innovation Week

3 days – 3 venues – over 30 speakers

 

Science & Technology Day, Friday 16 June

@Innovathens, Pireos 100


free entrance event 

Join us and be inspired by innovation in Science and Technology

 

12.00 - 12.20

Welcome remarks

LIFE SCIENCES

Moderator: Yannis Rizopoulos, Journalist

12.30 - 14.30

  • Innovation to transform the NHS,  Kathy Scott, Interim Head, Innovation & Research Unit, NHS (UK),
  • Introduction to Cell & Gene therapy Catapult, Almira Bartolome, Business Development Executive, Cell & Gene Therapy Catapult (UK)
  • Transforming drug discovery and development with an integrated genomics approach, Dr Athena Matakidou, Oncologist, Head of Clinical Genomics, iMed
  • Reverse Vaccinology: a genomic journey to the vaccine development, George Vernikos, Vaccines country medical lead, GSK Greece
  • Antibiotic value and the AMR crisis, Peter West, CEO, Academy of Infection Management (UK)
  • Accelerating the antibiotics pipeline - AMR Centre and CARB-X,  Dr Peter Jackson, AMR Centre (UK)
  • Transforming the future of healthcare: promises and challenges of precision medicine, Dr Antigone Dimas, Fleming Institute

Q&

SCIENCE FOR ALL 

14.45 - 15.30

  • STEM Empowering Youth Program presentation Vodafone Foundation - Presentation and discussion with Mr Theo Anagnostopoulos, Founder and General Manager, SciCo
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  • Vodafone Greece Telemedicine Program  

TECHNOLOGY

Moderator: Prodromos Tsiavos, Head of Digital Development at the Onassis Cultural Centre and a Senior Research Fellow at The Media Institute at University College London (UCL)/ BBC.

16.00 18.00

  • From Spin-off to Take-off: Reforestation using Drones, James Murray, Director of Business Development, BioCarbon Engineering, Oxford University
  • LIDAR technology, Matthew Wolland, Customer Relations Manager, Raymetrics
  • How the Catapults support the Future Cities and the Intelligent Mobility concept, Michael Synodinos, International Engagement Manager & Ryan Johnston, Modelling & Visualisation GIS Engineer, Technologist, Transport Systems Catapult (UK)
  • Digital Transformation, smart cities and openness Mr Kostas Habidis, Head of Digital, Openness and Smart Cities, Municipality of Athens
  • Chatty Business Opportunities: text and voice chat bots,  Vaggelis Eftaxopoulos  & Panagiotis Kanellopoulos, Cato Bot
  • Going for Gold: 3D Scanning, 3D Printing and Intellectual Property Law - Perspectives from the UK, Dr Dinusha Mendis, University of Bournemouth
  • Smart Business with Vodafone, Mr Panos Livanos, Product Marketing Manager Vodafone

 

Q&A

18.00- 18.20

Closing Remarks

Innovation Week is supported by Vodafone Greece and the Vodafone Foundation and AstraZeneca, under the auspices of the General Secretariat for Research and Technology and the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs

Check our other Innovation Week Events.