International Congress

Forum Life Science 2015

11/12 March 2015, Technische Universit√§t M√ľnchen - Garching

Plenary Session

Wednesday 11 March 2015
from 09:00
Registration - Visit of the exhibition
09:30 - 09:40
Opening remarks

Dr. Markus Eder
CEO, Bayern Innovativ GmbH, Nuremberg

09:40 - 10:00
Welcome address and statement

Prof. Dr. Klaus Diepold
Senior Vice President for Diversity and Talent Management, Technische Universität München

10:00 - 10:25
The political environment for innovations in Life Sciences

Franz Josef Pschierer
State Secretary, Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology, Munich

Moderation: Bayern Innovativ GmbH
10:25 - 10:50
Tissue Phenomics, Big Data and Personalized Medicine

Prof. Dr. Gerd Binnig
Nobel laureate, CTO und founder, Definiens AG, Munich

10:50 - 11:15
Unusual alliances for a biobased industry

Dr. Holger Zinke
CEO, BRAIN AG, Zwingenberg

11:15 - 11:45
Assignment of the German Life Science Award

Dr. Ralf Schumacher
Head of Large Molecule Research, Roche, Penzberg

Prof. Dr. Johannes Buchner
1st Vice President of the Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM), Frankfurt, Chair in Biotechnology, Department of Chemistry, Technische Universität München

11:45 - 12:15
Presentation of the Laureates
12:15 - 14:00
from 14:00