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08:30 Registration

08:55 Welcome

09:00 Keynote Presentation: Creating an Innovation Space

A keynote presentation looking at the key ingredients in an ecosystem needed to achieve new horizons for bio innovation with a focus on the Cambridge UK Life Science ecosystem.

09:20 Keynote Presentation

09:40 New Horizons in Genetic Screening

As clinical genomics becomes more advanced, where have the biggest impacts been seen, is this tackling unmet need and are we ready for the revolution?  

10:20 Coffee Break

10:50 New Horizons in Paediatric Medicines

What is helping to encourage more investment into pediatric medicines and what are the tools that will help us to serve this population better?

11:40 New Horizons in Precision Oncology

What are the barriers being encountered and what is missing to ensure translation of the science into therapeutic interventions to offer hope to patients to live healthier and longer lives.

12:30 Lunch

13:30 New Horizons in AI-Based Prevention & Prediction

AI can be used as an intervention at different stages of disease management, from diagnosis to treatment decisions. But what is the potential of AI to prevent some of the most burdensome life-style related chronic diseases such as heart disease, cancer and diabetes? 

14:30 New Horizons in Longevity Research

With advance in technology such as the use of effective biomarkers and stem cells to replace lost neurons, where is research currently and where should we be hoping to see the most progress?

15:10 Coffee Break

15:40 BioNewsRound Award Announcing Winner

15:45 When do Good Neighbours Become Good Business Partners?

A panel reflecting on the dynamic of the wider ecosystem, and how the interplay between locations could unlock the next wave of innovation and drive the scale of innovation.

16:55 Closing Remarks

17:00 Drinks Reception

18:30 End

Programme may undergo minor changes


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