Programme - Day 1 - 18 May

2.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. | Opening session: Research and Innovation in H2020: the relevance of ICT for health

  • Gonçalo Lobo Xavier, Vice President of the EESC in charge of Communication
  • Sylvie Bove, Chief Executive Officer, EIT Health
  • Peter Kapitein, Patient Advocate Inspire2Live

3.30 p.m. - 4.45 p.m. | Round Table: Citizen engagement for better innovation

  • Trish Groves, Director of academic outreach and advocacy for BMJ, editor in chief of BMJ Open and honorary deputy editor of the BMJ
  • Pedro Oliveira, Project Leader and Principal Investigator, Patient Innovations Senior Associate Dean for Faculty & Research. UCP - Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics
  • Kelly Verheyen, ENOLL - Health Living Labs Expert Group, LiCalab - Platform coordinator
  • Christoph Westerteicher, C West Consulting, former International Director for Philips Hospital to Home business
  • Maria Zolotonosa, ECSITE, SPARKS project
  • Catelijne Muller, Member of EESC Workers Group, EU affairs and policy, Trade Union Federation for Professionals, The Netherlands - closure

4.45 p.m. - 5.15 p.m. | Coffee break

5.15 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. | Round Table: Promoting societal impact of health innovation

  • Alexei Grinbaum, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission, RRI-Practice project
  • Carlo Mango, Director, Scientific Research Area, Fondazione Cariplo - CREW project
  • Lucyna A. Woźniak, Representative from the EC High Level Group on Maximising the impact of EU Research and Innovation Programmes
  • Meelis Joost, Member of EESC Various Interests Group – closure

(*) The Conference will be moderated by Jacki Davis.


RRI in the health industry