PROGRAMME

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Please find below the interactive programme and information about the content of the session and the speakers.
More details about the programme will be announced in the upcoming weeks.

A printed programme will be available in your goodiebag, distributed on 08/04/2019 at the conference venue itself.

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Eglė Bertašiūtė

Projects Coordinator

+370 3 740 97 46

egle.bertasiute@lsmuni.lt

 

The Advanced Pharmaceutical and Health Technologies Center of "SANTAKA", Sukilėlių av. 13, Kaunas

Monday

Opening Day

08 April

09:00 – 16:30

2nd floor

EXHIBITION OF INNOVATIONS

08:30 – 09:00

09:00 – 09:30

2nd floor

In the lobby

WELCOME COFFEE AND REGISTRATION

Opening plenary session

 

 

LSMU Mixed choir “Neris”

Prof. Vaiva Lesauskaitė, Vice-Rector for Research, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Prof. Renaldas Jurkevičius, The Director General of The Hospital of Lithuanian Universitety of Health Sciences Kauno

Klinikos

Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety

Virginijus Sinkevičius, Minister of Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania

 

09:30 – 10:30

In the lobby

HEALTH INNOVATIONS: VALUE FOR LITHUANIA AND WORLD

Gintaras Vilda, Vice-Minister of Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania “Lithuania can lead

Europe in the Life Sciences Industry“

Prof. habil. dr. Valdemaras Razumas, Vice-Minister of the Ministry of the Education, Science and Sport at

Government of the Republic of Lithuania “Current developments and challenges in the Lithuanian R&D&I landscape”

Daina Kleponė, Managing Director of Enterprise Lithuania “From ambitious ideas to disruptive technologies”

 

 

10:30  – 11:15

In the lobby

PANEL DISCUSSION: Kaunas – capital of life sciences

Moderator Aurimas Pečkauskas, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Prof. Vaiva Lesauskaitė, Vice Rector for Research, Lithuanian Universitety of Health Sciences

Prof. Renaldas Jurkevičius, The Director General of The Hospital of Lithuanian Universitety of Health Sciences Kauno

Klinikos

Dominykas Vizbaras and Kristijonas Vizbaras Co-founder of Brolis Semiconductors

Prof. Juozas Kupčinskas, Lithuanian Academy of Science

Gintaras Vilda, Vice-Minister of Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania

Daina Kleponė, Managing Director of Enterprise Lithuania

11:15 – 11:45

 

2nd floor

COFFEE BREAK

11:45 – 12:45

In the lobby

building academia-industry partnership

Gediminas Kostkevičius, CEO of the Ortho Baltic , “From ambitious ideas to disruptive technologies”

Prof. Tomas Krilavičius, Chief Scientist, Baltic Institute of Advanced Technology, “Applications of Artificial Intelligence in

Industry and Research”

Dominykas Vizbaras and Kristijonas Vizbaras Co-founder of Brolis Semiconductors, “Research & Cooperation – what

makes it work. Brolis case study”

12:45 – 13:30

 

2nd floor

LUNCH AND NETWORKING

13:30 – 14:30

In the lobby

STAIRWAY TO HEALTH INNOVATIONS

prof. Juozas Kupčinskas, Lithuanian Academy of Science, “Starting a research career in health science: why and how?”

Mikolaj Gurdala, EIT Health InnoStars Innovation and Regional Manager North Eastern Europe, “EIT Health: the health

innovation journey”

Chiara Maiorino PhD, EIT Health InnoStars Education Manager Regional Manager South Europe “EIT Health Education

programme for the future Healthcare workforce”

14:30 – 14:45

2nd floor

COFFEE BREAK

14:45 – 15:45

In the lobby

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND PROTECTION

Dr. Eugenijus Keras, Patent Consultant at METIDA “Patenting ABC”

Dr. Vita Kiriliauskaitė, Expert at The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania “Patents and Medicine”

Tomas Andrejauskas, Founding Partner at SatiMed “From Patent To Revenue: Startup Challenge”

15:45 – 16:30

In the lobby

FUNDING OPPORTUNiTIES IN RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

Daiva Keršienė, Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) “MITA instruments – tuning ideas to innovations”

Sonata Juciutė, LINO LT project specialist, Lithuanian RDI Liaison Office in Brussels “The internationalization of Lithuanian

research – the development of RDI links (LINO-LT)”

Tuesday

International Doctoral and Resident Students Conference: Science for Health

09 April

09:30 – 10:00

10:00 – 10:10

In the lobby

REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING

OPENING PLENARY SESSION

Prof. Vaiva Lesauskaitė, Vice Rector for Research, Lithuanian Universitety of Health Sciences

Gediminas Samulėnas, Chair of  Lithuanian Universitety of Health Sciences Doctoral Students’ Council

 

10:10 – 11:30

KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

Prof. dr. Janina Petkevičienė, Department of Preventive Medicine and Institute of Health Research, Faculty of Public Health,

Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences “Social differences in health and health behaviour in Lithuanian

population”

Prof. dr. Andis Klegeris, Department of Biology, Canada “Modifiable risk factors of Alzheimer’s disease: is 

neuroinflammation the link?”

Dr. Evaldas Padervinskis, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Otorhinolaryngologist “PhD studies – a student again,

but…”

11:30- 12:00

 

2nd floor

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

12:00 – 15:20

A-202

EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE

12:00 – 14:50

A-204

Clinical medicine

12:00 – 13:30

A-205

Public health and psychology

15:20 – 15:30

15:30 – 16:00

2nd floor

A-204

END OF CONFERENCE AND FAREWELL COFFEE

AWARDS AND CLOSING REMARKS

16:30 – 18:00

A-008

PRE-PITCH SESSION

Donatas Jonikas, Startup Marketing Supervisor, “7 main reasons why startups fail in sales and how to fix it”

 

Wednesday

Young Scientists and Researchers' Conference (Day 1)

10 April

08:30 – 13:00

In the lobby

Registration

09:00 – 11:00

A-203

BASIC MEDICINE & VETERINARY MEDICINE

09:00 – 11:00

A-202

ODONTOLOGY & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY

09:00 – 11:00

A-204

LABORATORY MEDICINE & PATHOLOGICAL ANATOMY 

11:00 – 13:00

2nd floor

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

13:00 – 14:30

A-203

 INTERNAL DISEASE AND DERMATOLOGY 

13:00 – 14:30

A-202

SURGERY, SPORT MEDICINE AND ANASTHESIOLOGY

General surgery, Institute of sports, Orthopedics and trauma, Urology, Anesthesiology

13:00 – 14:30

A-204

PEDIATRICS, PEDIATRICS SURGERY, NEONATOLOGY

13:00 – 14:30

A-205

RADIOLOGY

15:00 – 16:30

A-202

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

JSC SmartMedic: Tadas Juknius, Innovators vs. scientists: similarities, differences and awaiting challanges

16:30 – 18:00

A-008

PRE-PITCH SESSION

Artūras Bulota, Co-founder at Talent Garden Kaunas, Public speaking – how to Pitch?

workshops

15:00 – 16:00

A-009

uLTRASOUND GUIDED BIOPSY OF THE LIVER

16:00 – 18:00

Cardiology Clinic

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

18:00 – 20:00

Cardiology Clinic

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

Thursday

Young Scientists and Researchers' Conference (Day 2)

11 April

08:30 – 13:00

In the lobby

Registration

09:00 – 11:00

A-202

Cardiology

09:00 – 11:00

A-203

OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY

09:00 – 11:00

A-204

NEUROSCIENCES 

Neurology, Psychiatry, Intensive therapy

11:00 – 13:00

2nd floor

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

13:00 – 14:30

A-203

FAMILY MEDICINE

13:00 – 14:30

A-202

GASTROENTEROLOGY

13:00 – 14:30

A-204

OPTHALMOLOGY & OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY

15:00 – 16:30

A-202

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. Eiva Bernotienė, Head of the Department at the State Research Institute Centre for Innovative Medicine

„Research on cartilage tissue at the Centre for Innovative Medicine: discoveries and challenges“

workshops

09:00 – 10:00

Tilžės str. 18

BASICS OF ULTRASOUND AFAST TECHNIQUE

11:00 – 12:00

Tilžės str. 18

BASICS OF ULTRASOUND AFAST TECHNIQUE

15:00 – 16:00

MLK 522

VASCULAR ULTRASOUND

16:30 – 18:00

A-008

PRE-PITCH SESSION

Daiva Rakauskaitė, Fund manager at LLP Business angels fund I/KŪB, Financial management and financing of start-ups

19:00 – 22:00

In the lobby

GALA dinner

 

Friday

Innovations for Health PITCH SESSION

12 April

10:30 – 11:00

A-008

WELCOME COFFEE AND REGISTRATION

11:00 – 12:00

A-008

STARTUP DIARY: SUCCESS STORIES

Brolis Semiconductors: Dominykas Vizbaras and Kristijonas Vizbaras

Oxipit: Naglis Ramanauskas

JSC, Ferentis: Ramūnas Valiokas

12:00 – 12:30

A-010

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

12:30 – 14:00

A-008

PITCH SESSION

Startup pitch challenge

14:00 – 14:30

A-010

LUNCH BREAK AND NETWORKING

14:30 – 15:00

A-008

AWARDS

workshops

09:00 – 10:00

Tilžės str. 18

BASICS OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

16:00 – 18:00

Tilžės str. 18

AOVET GUIDED ORTHOPEDIC