JAPAN
HEALTHCARE
VENTURE
SUMMIT
2018

  • 【Date&Time】Oct.11(Thu.) 10:00~11:50
  • 【Venue】Room F203-204, Annex Hall Pacifico Yokohama, Japan

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Part 1 Open Innovation and Start-up Ventures: The Global State of Ventures

10:00〜10:10

Opening remarks

Mr. Yasuhiro Suzuki (MHLW/Vice Minister for Health, Chief Medical and Global Health Officer)

10:10〜10:50

Lecture

Dan Wang

Dan Wang
(Head, Johnson & Johnson INNOVATION, Asia Pacific)

Amélia Viana

Amélia Viana
(Associate Director, Discovery Research Coordination, Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH)

Part 2 Establishing an Ecosystem for Medical Ventures

10:50〜11:05

Introduction of initiatives by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare to support ventures

Mr. Yasuo Iimura

Mr. Yasuo Iimura

(MHLW / Health Policy Bureau, Economic Affairs Division, Venture Support Strategy Office / Director)

11:05〜11:50

Panel Discussion

[Moderator]

Dr. Syuji Honjo

Dr. Syuji Honjo

(Managing Director, Honjo International / Chairperson of the Council for Fostering Medical Ventures)

[Panelists]

 Mr. Yoshinori Ikeura

Mr. Yoshinori Ikeura

(Axcelead Drug Discovery Partners, Inc. Chief Executive Officer & Chief Science Officer)

Mr. Jun Kusunoki

Mr. Jun Kusunoki

(Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Director, New Ventures)

Ms. Shinobu Suzuki

Ms. Shinobu Suzuki

(Head, Research Beyond Borders Japan, Kobe Pharma Research Institute, Nippon Boehringer Ingelheim Co., Ltd)

Ms. Yumiko Nishimura

Ms. Yumiko Nishimura

(Health2.0 Director-Japan)

Mr. Yasuo Iimura

Mr. Yasuo Iimura

(MHLW / Health Policy Bureau, Economic Affairs Division, Venture Support Strategy Office / Director)