February 6th, 2024

11:10 AM

Disrupting Healthcare through Collaborative Research

      11:10 AM

MEDTEQ and its members, presenting the consortium’s support tools
       Iris Leroux, Manager, Coordination & Operations, MEDTEQ
Interview between:
       Marina Massingham, President and CEO, Aifred Health
       Jeremy Bridge-Cook, President and CEO, RNA Diagnostics
       Julien Caudroit, Communications and Events Director, MEDTEQ

      11:45 AM

Panel: Pre-revenue vs. post-revenue companies: Understanding what investors look for in health investments
       Moderator: Robert Ritlop, Investment Director, MEDTEQ
       Andrew Hallisey, Managing Director, Hallisey Capital Partners Inc.
       Sean Karamchandani, Partner, Persistence Capital Partners
Lidija Marusic, Investment Manager, Life Sciences, Innovacorp  

      12:15 PM

Interview between:
       Andrea Sambati, President and CEO, Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd
       Meryeme Lahmami, Investment Manager, MEDTEQ

      12:30 PM

Morning Closing Remarks

12:35 PM

Networking Lunch

2:00 PM

Disrupting Healthcare by Collaborating on a National Scale

       2:00 PM

Discussion between Pierre Fitzgibbon, Ministre de l’Économie et de l’Innovation and Diane Côté, CEO, MEDTEQ

       2:15 PM

Introduction of Paul L’Archevêque, Dirigeant de l’innovation au Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

       2:20 PM

Lessons from Space: Hexoskin as Disruptor in Astronaut Healthcare
Interview between:
       David Saint-Jacques, Astronaut, Canadian Space Agency
       Pierre-Alexandre Fournier, CEO, Hexoskin (Carré Technologies Inc.)
       Isabelle Tremblay, Director Astronauts, Life Sciences and Space Medecine, Canadian Space Agency

       3:00 PM

Digital Health and Discovery Platform (DHDP)
       Moderator: Djazia Liamini, Account Manager, MEDTEQ
       Alexandre Le Bouthillier, Cofounder, Imagia
       Stephen Herst, Chief Operating Officer, the Terry Fox Research Institute

       3:20 PM

Panel: Teaming up with Scale AI and Canada’s Digital Technologies to Nurture Innovation
       Moderator: Diane Côté, CEO, MEDTEQ
       Sue Paish, CEO, Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster
       Julien Billot, CEO, Scale AI Supercluster

       3:40 PM

Introduction of Saimen

3:45 PM

Networking Break

       4:15 PM

Interview between:
       Roman Szumski, VP – Life Sciences, NRC
       Camille Gagnon, Founder, Innovitech and Consultant, MEDTEQ

4:30 PM

Disrupting Healthcare by Facilitating Adoption in Real Care Settings, Locally and Internationally

       4:30 PM

Panel on adoption of value-based innovation
       Moderator: François Bergeron, Partnerships Director, MEDTEQ
       Alan Forster, VP Innovation & Quality, Ottawa Hospital
       Marc Leduc, Senior Provincial Director for Health Evidence and Innovation, Alberta Health Services
       David Boudreau, General Director, Health Canada
       Elizabeth Toller, Executive Director, Regulatory Innovation, Health Canada    

       5:05 PM

New Beachhead™ have landed
François Bergeron, Partnerships Director, MEDTEQ

        5:15 PM

Closing Remarks
       Diane Côté, CEO, MEDTEQ

5:30 PM

Networking Cocktail

        6:00 PM

Tuba Yamac, Partner, Patent Agent, BCF LLP