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Genesis 2017

Under the overarching theme of “From Bio-Innovation to Health and Wealth Delivery in Tomorrow’s World”, our 17th Annual Genesis Conference, will take place on Thursday 14 December 2017 in London. Over 70 expert speakers and panellists will lead sessions discussing which approaches will deliver better outcomes for patients, investors and payers.

Provisional Agenda:

Plenary Sessions

Innovation in BioPharma
Laurent Audoly, Pierre Fabre

‘Winners & Losers 2017’
Mike Ward, Pharma Intelligence

What is the Role of Technology Transfer Funds in Life Sciences?

Hakan Goker, MS Ventures

Inga Deakin, Touchstone Ventures
Stephan Christgau, Novo Seed Fund
Bradley Hardiman, Cambridge University
Montserrat Vendrell, Alta Life Sciences

Lunch Keynote – Something is Happening in the North

Afternoon Fireside Chat with MSD

Closing Plenary Debate

Parallel Streams– (3 x 1hr per track)

Building Tomorrow’s Deals

Stream Partner Pharma Intelligence

Bio-Finance Briefing

Case Study I

Case Study II


Combining Strengths to Create Tomorrow's Medicines

Stream Partner ABPI

Deal or No Deal
Tim Luker, Eli Lilly & Co

Collaborating with Microbiome

The Pathway to Patient-Centricity


A Digital Tomorrow

Stream Partner CW


Patient Recruitment for Clinical Trials: A Digital Revolution

Is Building Trust the Biggest Challenge in Digital Health?

Opportunities in Digital Health and Wellness



Developing Tomorrow’s Medicines

Stream Partner to be confirmed

Is Synthetic Biology the Future of Bio-Manufacturing?

Genomics to Economics: Right Treatment, Right Patient, Right Time

Innovative Technologies in R&D  

The Med Tech Boardroom:
Stream Partner ABHI

Deliberately small group format, these 3 x 60 minute sessions for roundtable discussion with experts for executives leading med tech businesses and what their peers are discussing as follows:


Board Meeting 1 – Accessing the high growth market in China

Board meeting 2 – Developing the corporate financing plan

Board meeting 3 – Adapting to a new regulatory environment

Gold Sponsors

Roche logo



Bronze Sponsor

Event Supporter