Meet the Speakers of 2020

Conference Co-Chairpersons

Ruti Alon

Founder & CEO


Nissim Darvish, MD, PhD

Senior Managing Director


Ora Dar, PhD

Senior Expert

Medical Sciences & Health Innovation

Targeted Cancer Treatment; Cure? Maintenance? – has medicine reached these points?

Prof. David Sidransky, MD
(Track Chair)

Co-Founder and General Partner

Israel Biotech Fund

Decoding the Brain Enigma: Parkinson, Alzheimer’s ALS, Mental Disorders

Barry Greene
(Track Chair)


Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

AI Technology Redefining the future of Biopharma, Care Delivery, and Holistic Medicine

Iris Grossman, PhD
(Track Co-Chair)

Chief Scientific Officer

CAMP4 Therapeutics

Tamara Mansfeld
(Track Co-Chair)

Global Innovation Lead, Digital Innovation Lab


Next Generation BioTherapeutics – Gene Editing, RNAi, Oligos, Cell and Gene Therapies and others

Yaron Carmi, PhD
(Track Co-Chair)

Assistant Professor, Sackler School of Medicine

Tel Aviv University

Jonathan Solomon
(Track Co-Chair)

Chief Executive Office


Bright Spots Illuminating the Future of Medical Devices

Irit Yaniv, MD
(Track Co-Chair)

Managing Partner

Accelmed Ventures Fund

James Eadie, MD
(Track Co-Chair)


Santé Ventures

Exact and Biological Science Diagnostics – Sensors, Genomics, AI, Imaging, and others

Prof. Varda Shalev, MD, MPA
(Track Co-Chair)

Director, Institute of Research and Innovation


Yair Schindel, MD
(Track Co-Chair)

Managing Partner & Co-Founder

aMoon Fund

Robotics Role in Future Healthcare Systems

Ori Hadomi
(Track Chair)

VP New Business Development & Partnerships


Aging Science and Technology – From single cell to population at large

Anat Naschitz
(Track Co-Chair)

Managing Director

OrbiMed Advisors

Yael Benvenisti, PhD
(Track Co-Chair)

Chief Executive Officer

Mediterranean Towers Ventures