Meet The Speakers (Click on picture to view bio)

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Meet The Speakers (Click on picture to view bio) 2017-05-22T12:07:43+00:00

Keynote Speakers

Nechemia (Chemi) J. Peres
Nechemia (Chemi) J. Peres
Managing General Partner and Co-Founder of Pitango
Shmuel (Mooly) Eden
Shmuel (Mooly) Eden
Former Intel Senior Vice President and President Intel Israel,
Chairman, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
Deborah DiSanzo
Deborah DiSanzo
General Manager, IBM Watson Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
Dr. Gil Bar-Nahum, PhD
Dr. Gil Bar-Nahum, PhD
Managing Director at Jefferies International, London, UK
Aharon Aharon
Aharon Aharon
CEO, Israel Innovation Authority, Israel
Prof. Nir Barzilai, MD
Prof. Nir Barzilai, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
Dr. Lloyd Klickstein, MD, PhD
Dr. Lloyd Klickstein, MD, PhD
Head of Translational Medicine, New Indications Discovery Unit Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Novartis, Cambridge, MA, USA
Prof. Junxia Min, MD, PhD
Prof. Junxia Min, MD, PhD
Zhejiang University, China

Personal Diagnostics and Personal Medicine

Dr. Iris Grossman, PhD
Dr. Iris Grossman, PhD
Vice President, Head of Personalized & Predictive Medicine, Analytics and Big Data (PPM-ABD), Global R&D at Teva Pharmaceuticals
Eran Eden, PhD
Eran Eden, PhD
CEO MEMed Ltd, Israel
Yarmela Pavlovic
Yarmela Pavlovic
Hogan Lovells, San Francisco, CA, USA
Randy J. Prebula
Randy J. Prebula
Hogan Lovells, Washington, DC, USA
Prof. Yuval Dor, MD
Prof. Yuval Dor, MD
The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Prof. Gal Markel, MD, PhD
Prof. Gal Markel, MD, PhD
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
Dr. Mark D. Stovsky, MD, MBA, FACS
Dr. Mark D. Stovsky, MD, MBA, FACS
Cleveland Clinic Ventures and Cleveland Clinic Innovations, Cleveland, OH, USA
Ben Newton
Ben Newton
GE Healthcare Life Sciences, UK

Neurodegenerative Diseases

Prof. Nir Giladi, MD
Prof. Nir Giladi, MD
Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel
Prof. Michal Beeri, PhD
Prof. Michal Beeri, PhD
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
Dr. Shahar Arzy, MD, PhD
Dr. Shahar Arzy, MD, PhD
Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
David Simon, PhD
David Simon, PhD
Medtronic, RTG Brain Therapies Neurosurgery, Louisville, CO, USA
Dr. Ilana Schlesinger, MD
Dr. Ilana Schlesinger, MD
Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Prof. Shai Efrati, MD
Prof. Shai Efrati, MD
The Sagol Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Research, Israel

The Impact of Aging on population Health and World Economy

Prof. Shlomo Noy, MD
Prof. Shlomo Noy, MD
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
Stephen A. Kagan, MD, FACP
Stephen A. Kagan, MD, FACP
Healthy Ageing Center of Excellence; Senior Director, Rare Disease, Global Medical Affairs,Pfizer, Inc., USA
Prof. Tzvi Dwolatzky, MD, MBBCh
Prof. Tzvi Dwolatzky, MD, MBBCh
Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Ziv Ofek
Ziv Ofek
Founder and CEO, CDI (Center for Digital Innovation)

Digital Health for the Elderly

Sharon Shapira
Sharon Shapira
Digital Health Program Manager, Startup Nation Central, Israel
Rutie Adar
Rutie Adar
Director, Head of Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center, Israel
Antonio (Tony) Estrella
Antonio (Tony) Estrella
Managing Partner, Head of Health Innovation at LumenLab, MetLife Innovation Centre, Singapore
Sudipto Srivastava
Sudipto Srivastava
Senior Director, eHealth at Mount Sinai Health System, USA
Prof. Eugene Kandel
Prof. Eugene Kandel
CEO, Startup Nation Central, Israel
Allen Kamer
Allen Kamer
Managing Partner, OurCrowd Qure, Israel
Assaf Sella
Assaf Sella
Kytera Technologies, Israel

Regenerative and Cell Therapies

Dr. Ora Dar, PhD
Dr. Ora Dar, PhD
Israel Innovation Authority, Israel
Zami Aberman
Zami Aberman
Chairman and CEO, Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. Israel
Prof. Steven E. Cohen, MD
Prof. Steven E. Cohen, MD
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. USA
Prof. Benjamin Reubinoff, MD, PhD
Prof. Benjamin Reubinoff, MD, PhD
Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Esther Lukasiewics Hagai, MD, PhD
Esther Lukasiewics Hagai, MD, PhD
Pluristem Ltd., Israel
Jane Andrews
Jane Andrews
Senior Consultant, Transformational Health & Lifesciences, North America Frost & Sullivan, USA
Jim Knight
Jim Knight
Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Development, BioTime, Inc., USA

Robotics Role in Aging

Prof. Tamar Flash
Prof. Tamar Flash
Weizmann Institute, Israel
Prof. Filippo Cavallo, PhD
Prof. Filippo Cavallo, PhD
The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy
Prof. Gal A. Kaminka, PhD
Prof. Gal A. Kaminka, PhD
Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
Prof. Alon Wolf, PhD
Prof. Alon Wolf, PhD
Technion Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Dr. Maja Rudinac, PhD
Dr. Maja Rudinac, PhD
CEO, Robot Care Systems, The Hague Area, Netherlands
Dor Skuler
Dor Skuler
CEO, Intuition Robotics, Ramat Gan, Israel
Prof. Tamar Weiss, PhD
Prof. Tamar Weiss, PhD
University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
Prof. Dario Liebermann, PhD
Prof. Dario Liebermann, PhD
Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Paul Hermes
Paul Hermes
Entrepreneur In Residence, Surgical Innovations, Medtronic, New Haven, CT, USA
Prof. Yael Idan, PhD
Prof. Yael Idan, PhD
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Prof. Sigal Berman, PhD
Prof. Sigal Berman, PhD
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Dr. Yael Sorek-Benvenisti
Dr. Yael Sorek-Benvenisti
Chairperson, Technologies of Aging Well, Israel

Age Related Diseases

Prof. Amir Lerman, MD
Prof. Amir Lerman, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Prof. Haim Danenberg, MD
Prof. Haim Danenberg, MD
Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Prof. Rafi Beyar, MD, PhD
Prof. Rafi Beyar, MD, PhD
Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Prof. Anat Loewenstein, MD
Prof. Anat Loewenstein, MD
Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel
Rachel W. Humphrey, MD
Rachel W. Humphrey, MD
SVP, Chief Medical Officer, CytomX Therapeutics, USA
Prof. Dror Harats, MD
Prof. Dror Harats, MD
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel

Longevity: Genetics and Epigenetics

Prof. Nir Barzilai, MD
Prof. Nir Barzilai, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
Prof. Steven N. Austad, PhD
Prof. Steven N. Austad, PhD
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
Prof. James L. Kirkland, MD, PhD
Prof. James L. Kirkland, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Prof. Haim Cohen, PhD
Prof. Haim Cohen, PhD
Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel

TTO

Mr. Gil Granot-Mayer
Mr. Gil Granot-Mayer
Yeda Research & Development Co. Ltd., Israel
Dr. Eyal Zimlichman
Dr. Eyal Zimlichman
Deputy General Director and Chief Medical Officer, Sheba Medical Center Hospital, Israel
Prof. Tamir Ben Hur
Prof. Tamir Ben Hur
Hadassah Jerusalem Medical Center, Israel
Prof. Michal Schwartz
Prof. Michal Schwartz
Weizmann Institute, Israel
Prof. Valery Krizhanovsky
Prof. Valery Krizhanovsky
Weizmann Institute, Israel
Prof. Ehud Cohen
Prof. Ehud Cohen
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Prof. Tal Dvir
Prof. Tal Dvir
Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Dr. Shay Sela
Dr. Shay Sela
Yeda Research & Development Co. Ltd., Israel
Dr. Andy Levy
Dr. Andy Levy
BioRap Technologies LTD, Israel
Dr. Arnon Karni
Dr. Arnon Karni
Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel
Dr. Jonathan Solomon
Dr. Jonathan Solomon
NeuroPhage Pharmaceutical, Israel
Mr. Moshe Weinstein
Mr. Moshe Weinstein
Moebius Medical Ltd., Israel
Dr. Eti Yoles
Dr. Eti Yoles
Immunobrain Checkpoint Ltd., Israel
Mr. Eyal Gura
Mr. Eyal Gura
Co-Founder & Chairman, Zebra Technologies, Israel
Prof. Zeev Zalevsky
Prof. Zeev Zalevsky
ContinUse Biometrics Ltd, Israel
Dr. Edi Barkai
Dr. Edi Barkai
Memoboost Ltd., Israel

Panel: Healthcare Investment 2017: Essential Thoughts from Leading Investors, Bankers and Strategic Partners on the  Rapidly Evolving  Sector

Dr. Ron Ginor, MD
Dr. Ron Ginor, MD
Venture Partner, Orbimed, USA
Andrew ElBardissi, MD,
Andrew ElBardissi, MD,
Investor, Deerfield Management, San Francisco, USA
Eric Tansky
Eric Tansky
Managing Director, Healthcare Investment Banking Group, Wedbush, New York, USA
Stuart Barich
Stuart Barich
Managing Director, Healthcare Banking Group, Raymond James, New York, USA
Kelly Krajnik
Kelly Krajnik
Business Development, Mayo Clinic Ventures, Rochester, Minnesota, USA