We are delighted to invite you to our inaugural symposium where you'll meet with senior executives in the health, life sciences and private equity industries to identify new investment opportunities and position your company for growth.

Join us to hear from industry leaders as they share insight into today's marketplace, and a networking luncheon with a keynote address from our guest speaker, Lionel Naccache.

We look forward to seeing you in Paris.

PROGRAMME

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18
8:30 - 9:00 AM
Networking Breakfast and Registration
9:00 - 9:05 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:05 - 9:50 AM

Moderators:
Emmanuelle Trombe, McDermott Will & Emery
Andreas Chrysostomou, Kroll
Transaction Trends in Life Sciences: M&A, Licensing and Capital Markets

This panel will focus on the trends in life sciences transactions, including hot investment sectors (medical devices, gene therapy, cell therapy, immune-oncology…), deal structures, spin offs, and cross-border deals, including access to capital through corporate venture, cross over funds and capital market and their impact on transactions.
9:55 - 10:40 AM

Moderators:
Sharon Lamb, McDermott Will & Emery
Stephan Rau, McDermott Will & Emery
Digital Health and Health IT

This panel will explore how digital solutions have transformed the healthcare industry and particularly how it has impacted life sciences business processes and the delivery of products and services.
10:40 - 10:55 AM
Networking Break
10:55 - 11:40 AM

Moderators:
Henri Pieyre de Mandiargues, McDermott Will & Emery
Grégoire Andrieux, McDermott Will & Emery
Private Equity in Health

This panel will discuss healthcare investment trends and will also share insights on hot sectors, growth strategies and the dealmaking outlook for 2022 and beyond.
11:45 - 12:30 PM

Moderator
Vernessa Pollard, McDermott Will & Emery
US market entry (FDA, reimbursement, data strategy, and setting up US entity)

This panel will focus on insights and strategies for entering the US Life Sciences market.
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Keynote Address featuring Lionel Naccache & Networking Luncheon

SPEAKERS

Ulf Andersson
VP Research & Platforms
Getinge
Eric Falcand
Vice President, Global Head of Business Development
Servier
Gautier Lefebvre
Partner - Healthcare
Gimv
Nawal Ouzren
CEO & Director
Sensorion
Pascale Witz
Global Healthcare Executive
Catherine Boule
Managing Partner
Karista
Victor Decrion
Partner
Five Arrows Principal Investments
Samuel Levy
Founding Partner
Lauxera
Thais Roque
Clinical Partnerships and Research Manager
TheraPanacea
Andreas Chrysostomou
Managing Director
Valuation Services, Kroll
Marie de la Simone
Global Marketing Director AI
Guerbet
Eric Merle
Chief Business Innovation Officer
Genoskin
Frédérik Rothenburger
Partner
Lazard
Elena Coluccelli-Guérin
Managing Partner
Rothschild & Co
Marie-Justine Lecomte
Investment Manager
Mérieux Equity Partners 
Cedric Moreau
Partner, Crossover Strategy
Sofinnova
Frédéric Vacher
Head of Innovation - 3DEXPERIENCE Lab Dassault Systems

McDERMOTT FACULTY

Partner | Paris
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Orange County
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Chicago
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | London
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Paris
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Washington, DC
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Munich
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Paris
McDermott Will & Emery
Partner | Paris
McDermott Will & Emery

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

LIONEL NACCACHE
Lionel Naccache is a French neurologist and specialist in cognitive neuroscience.

He is a researcher in cognitive neuroscience at the Brain and Spinal Cord Institute and was appointed in 2013 as a member of the National Ethics Committee.

His work is devoted to the exploration of the cerebral bases of consciousness, including the study of the clinical experience of patients suffering from neurological or psychiatric disorders,  using experimental cognitive psychology paradigms combined with functional brain imaging techniques.

SPONSOR

Thank you to our associate sponsor Kroll!

Serving clients in 140 countries across six continents and spanning nearly every industry and sector, Kroll delivers the coverage global organizations need to anticipate and exceed the complex demands surrounding risk, governance, operations and growth

LOCATION

10 Av. d'léna
75116 Paris

CONTACT

For questions, please contact Pang Yang.