Berlin Summit 2012

Hotel Adlon Kempinski




13h00  Registration opens

13h00  Lunch Buffet and Networking Coffee


14h30  Opening Address

Ulrike Flach, Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Germany


14h45  Why are investments in healthcare so difficult? What needs to be done?

Dr. Roman Rittweger, Managing Partner, Roman Rittweger Advisors in Healthcare

Example from the field: Peter Bauer, Chief Services Officer, Daman National Health Insurance Company, Abu Dhabi:

Transparent data flows between regulators, payors and providers: a greenfield approach


15h00  KeynoteHow to solve tomorrow’s challenges with tomorrow’s technologies.

Brian David Johnson, Futurist, Director, Future Casting, Intel Labs, U.S.A:

Future casting – How to imagine and solve tomorrows problems

The future of computing and communicating

What it could mean for healthcare


15h30  Networking Coffee


16h00  The new new things:

Mobile health and social media in healthcare: What are the future opportunities and challenges in sharing and managing information?

Christian Angele, CEO, imedo GmbH physician search and review engine, Germany

Dr. Christoph Heinemann, Head of Strategy & Portfolio Management, Sanofi Diabetes

Sutha Kamal, Co-Founder & CEO, Massive Health, makers of “The Eatery” healthy eating app, U.S.A.

Axel Nemetz, Head of Vodafone mHealth Solutions

Frank Neumann, CEO, BIG direkt gesund statutory health insurance, Germany


16h45  Short Coffee Break 


17h00   5 rounds of speed dating


18h30  Cocktail – “Flying Buffet”


Day 2:  Friday, April 27, 2012


08h30  Networking Breakfast 


09h30  Current examples for Innovations & Investments: 

Different paths taken and different paths leading into the future. 

Dr. Michael Bitzer, CEO, Daman National Health Insurance Company – Abu Dhabi

Finn Göldner, former Director, Health Authority Abu Dhabi

Dr. Rene R. Kuijten, General Partner, Life Science Partners, The Netherlands

Prof. Dr. med. Michael Nerlich, Former President of The International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth,

Head of Trauma Surgery at Regensburg University Hospital, Germany

Prof. Almaz Sharman, Member of the Board, National Medical Holding, Kazakhstan


10h30  Coffee Break


11h00  Future Demands on Public Healthcare:

What regulators require and how innovation could work.

Bart Collet, Co-Founder, Belgium

Andrea Fischer, former secretary of health, Germany

Harald Möhlmann, Head of Care Management, AOK Nordost, statutory health insurance, Germany

Sophia Schlette, former Senior International Advisor, Kaiser Permanente, U.S.A.

Halle Tecco, Founder & CEO, Rock Health, U.S.A.


12h00  Networking Lunch


13h15  3-Slide Presentations & Discussion with Expert Jury:

Next steps into the future of healthcare.

1.) Quantified Self – Live Longer and Feel Better 

Know your data, know your genes and impact your health.

Moritz von Grotthuss, CEO, Immungenetics AG, Germany

Bojan Bostjancic, CEO, azumio – influencing behavior through the use of innovative mobile applications, U.S.A.


2.) Patient self management

What can payors, providers and the industry do? 

Peter Choueiri, President, Healthways International

Dr. Christoph Heinemann, Head of Strategy & Portfolio Management, Sanofi Diabetes

Dr. Robert Pakter, CEO, Pilljogger – adherence app and more, U.S.A.


3.) Healthcare in the Information Age

Health 2.0, connectivity or new data analytics – what does it take  to start the revolution?

Dr. Peter Langkafel, Healthcare Industry Director EMEA, SAP

Dr. Claire Novorol, Founder & CEO, Doctorpreneurs, UK


4.) Lean Healthcare 

New models of integrated healthcare delivery – can they  change the old paradigms? 

Dr. Hartwig Jaeger, Managing Director, Damp Holding, Germany

Ville Öhman, CEO, Laastari Lähiklinikka, Finland

Joe Ryan, Group CFO, Medicover, Poland, Romania, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, eastern Germany, Ukraine


5.) Corporate Investments and Venturing in Healthcare

What drives investments in healthcare and how innovations are getting financed by the various players?

Dr. Bjoern Blüml, Head of Healthcare Investments, Siemens

Dr. Chandra Leo, HBM Partners AG, Switzerland

Nina Nashif, Managing Director, Sandbox Industries, USA


15h00  Open Space Feedback & Future Outlook:

Tell the audience your wishes and suggestions for the future.


15h30  Networking Coffee & Goodbye


A limited number of places are available for startups at a 50% discount – contact the organisers to enquire

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