Événements Biopôle

27.02.2017 17:00 | WEARABLES & CONNECTED DEVICES: Medical relevance beyond the hype?

Organizer: Next Trends
Venue: Hôtel Aquatis, Salle Mékong, route de Berne 150, 1010 Lausanne
Contact for registration: https://inartis.wufoo.com/forms/r1u2jww50ie3x8x/

Today we are at a tipping point, where prophecies on wearables ring true, and when such connected devices begin to play a growing role in health care. But beyond heart beats and step counts, what pertinence can these have to users?
During this C-Suite, we will evaluate the situation together with Prof. Ph. Ryvlin from Clinical Neuroscience at CHUV and industry experts from Apple, EY, Domosafety and Vivactis to discuss how these devices can help revolutionise health care for the good sake of the patient.


16h30-17h00: Welcome and registration

Welcome word by Thierry Weber, MD, co-organiser

17h05-17h30: Opportunities & challenges in the development of mHealth in clinical practice: The case of brain disorders

Prof Ph. Ryvlin, Head of Clinical Neuroscience at CHUV, founder of the NeuroTech program

17h30-17h50: The Apple ecosystem in digital health

Speaker’s name to be confirmed.

17h50-18h10: Medical monitoring at home: dream or reality? Clinical value for patients and families

Mr Guillaume Dupasquier, co-founder and CEO DomoSafety S.A.

18h10-18h30: Wearables: what are the emerging business models?

Dr Frank Kumli, EY, Customer Practice Leader Switzerland | Advisory Services

18h30-19h00: Round table discussion and Q&A

Moderation : Dr med. Thierry Weber, Vivactis

19h00: Networking session & aperitif



Événements Biopôle

30.03.2017 17:00 | CTI projects in Life Science : make them successful!

Organizer: Alliance & Biopôle
Venue: Biopôle IV, route de la Corniche 3, R-1, 1006 Epalinges
Contact for registration: http://www.alliance-tt.ch/manifestations/36

CTI’s mission is to fund innovative projects. What can you expect in Life Sciences in 2017 and how can you make your projects successful ? This conference will be in English.


Do you have an idea of an innovative product or service ? Do you need a collaboration with an academic partner to make it happen ? Then the CTI is the funding tool you are looking for.

This conference will provide a focus on the Alliance program and the CTI new funding conditions. You will get information on the important things to take into account in order to make your proposal successful.

You will also benefit from experiences from companies active in Life Sciences and having successfully submitted a CTI application.


  • 17:20 Welcome
    Olivier Philippe, Head of Business Development, Biopôle SA
    Pascale Van Landuyt, Innovation Mentor, Alliance
  • 17:30 Increase your innovation potential thanks to academia
    Pascale Van Landuyt, Innovation Mentor, Alliance
  • 17:45 New CTI financing rules as from 2017
    Robert Van Kommer, CTI Innovation Mentor, CTI
  • 18:00 Company presentation and testimonials
    John Dennis, CEO, My-Vitality Sàrl
    Anthony Aho, CEO, PB&B SA
    Pierre Hutter, CSO, Sophia Genetics SA
  • 18:45 Q&A session
  • 19:00 Networking aperitif


Contact for registration: http://www.alliance-tt.ch/manifestations/36