Proventa International will be gathering over 100 C-Level Directors from a mix of emerging to large Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology & Academic/Research Institutions to help solve their key strategic challenges in the area of Bioinformatics.Register Now
The Bioinformatics Roundtable Discussions Strategy Meeting are for qualified end-users. These include Senior Executives of Biomedical Informatics, Scientific Computing and Digital Health (from medium to large Pharma, Biopharma and Biotech players) who aim to accelerate discovery, translational, clinical, CMC, and regulatory programs across the R&D pipeline, as well as thought leaders from Academia and regulatory authorities.
Thought leaders who will benefit from attending include CXOs, EVPs, SVPs, VPs, Executive Directors, Directors and Global Heads responsible for:
– R&D IT, Computational Biology/Sciences, Cloud Computing, Next-Gen Sequencing informatics, Clinical Research and Translational Informatics, Clinical Genomics, Data & Storage Management, Data Computing, Data Visualisation & Exploration.
Those who do not qualify for VIP passes, including vendors, exchanges, consultancies and other service providers, can apply here.
Global Head of Operations & Informatics, Pharma Research & Early Development, Roche
Beyond Roche, Bryn is a visiting fellow at the University of Oxford where he is a member and former chairman of the scientific management committee for the Systems Approaches to Biomedical Sciences Centre for Doctoral Training. He has been recognised by Fierce Biotech IT in their list of Top 10 Biotech Techies and by the Big Data Leaders Forum in their Top 50 Big Data Influencers in Precision Medicine.
Global Head of Knowledge Management PTD, Roche
Global Head of Operations and Informatics, Pharmaceutical Research & Early Development
Bryn gained his BSc and PhD in pharmacology from the University of Bristol, UK. Following post-doctoral work in neuropharmacology, he joined Organon as Senior Scientist in 1996. A number of roles followed with Zeneca and AstraZeneca, including team and project leader roles in high throughput screening and research informatics. In 2004 he became head of Discovery Informatics at the AstraZeneca sites in Cheshire, UK.
Bryn joined Roche in Basel in 2006, and his role as Global Head of Informatics was expanded in 2014 to Global Head of Operations for Pharma Research and Early Development. He is also the Centre Head for the Roche Innovation Centre Basel.
Beyond Roche, Bryn is a Visiting Fellow at the University of Oxford, where he is a member, and former chairman, of the scientific management committee for the Systems Approaches to Biomedical Sciences Centre for Doctoral Training. He is a member of the Pistoia Alliance board of directors, and was recognised in Fierce Biotech IT’s Top 10 Biotech Techies 2013.
Global Head of Knowledge Management PTD
Etzard leads the global Information / Knowledge Management effort in Pharma Technical Development for F. Hoffmann-La Roche in Basel, with a focus on processes and tools for effective knowledge utilisation. Etzard has worked at the interface of the Life- and Computer-Sciences for more than 20 years, in technical, managerial as well as strategic roles. Before joining Roche, Etzard worked as CIO at the Jackson Lab (a US based genomics research institutes with 1800 employees), and was CTO for the Life Sciences at Hewlett Packard. Etzard has earned academic degrees in both Biology, Bio-Informatics and Informatics, with a PhD in Computer Science from ETH Zurich on “A Scalable Architecture for Scientific Databases
Bioinformatics Strategy Meeting Europe 2016,
Radisson Blu Hotel
Rondellstrasse, 8058 Zürich