Evening of September 29, 2010 - Nobelgatan 2, Stockholm

5:00 pm

Welcoming Reception
The residence of H.E. the U.S. Ambassador
Hosted by Chargé d’Affaires
William R. Stewart
Special thanks to Mr. Tomas Puusepp, CEO, Elekta AB

Welcoming remarks by
Ms. Barbro C. Ehnbom, Chairman SALSS

Guest Appearance: Star for Life Choir

Program September 30, 2010 - Ernst & Young Headquarters

8:15 am


8:45 am

Setting the stage
Udayan Gupta,
WSJ Journalist and Author

9:00 am

Welcoming Remarks and Introduction of
Professor Gerald M. Edelman

Professor Emeritus Hans Wigzell, Karolinska Institutet

9:15 am

CONSCIOUSNESS - How Matter Becomes Imagination
Professor Gerald M. Edelman, Nobel Laureate

10:00 am

Coffee Break and Company Presentations
Diamyd Inc.
Umecrine Mood

10:50 am

Promosome – Recopharma: A SALSS Success Story
Mr. John Manzello, CEO, Promosome
and Mr. Ingemar Lagerlöf, CEO, LinkMed

11:05 am

Pharma 3.0
Mr. Jürg Zürcher, Life Science Leader, Assurance,
Head of Europe, Ernst & Young AB

11:20 am

Panel: Neuroscience - Swedish and American Perspectives

Moderator: Professor Hans Wigzell

Professor Gerald M. Edelman, The Neurosciences Institute
Professor Martin Ingvar, Karolinska Institutet
Ms. Åsa Hedin, Head of Neuroscience, Elekta AB
Dr. Uli Hacksell, CEO, Acadia Pharmaceuticals

12.30 pm

Hosted by Mr. Jan Birgerson, Managing Partner,
Ernst & Young AB

Luncheon Adress:
Mr. Per Unckel, Governor, Stockholm County
Ms. Ylva Williams, CEO, Stockholm Science City
Mr. Steinar Stokke, Partner, Oslo Naeringseiendom AS

1:30 pm

Adapting for Success
Mr. G. Steven Burrill, CEO and Founder, Burrill & Company

2:00 pm

Panel: Biotech Financing in the New “After the Crisis” Climate

Moderator: Mr. Udayan Gupta

Mr. Joseph M. Cohen, Chairman, JM Cohen & Company
Dr. Laurent Leksell, Founder & Executive Director,
Elekta AB

Dr. Karin Hehenberger, Senior VP, JDFR
Mr. Dag Dvergsten, Venture Partner, Burrill & Company
Mr. Niels Jørgen Larsen, Head of Corporate Finance Sweden, Danske Bank

3:00 pm

Coffee Break and Company Presentations
Orexo AB

4:00 pm

Dr. William A. Haseltine,
Founder, Haseltine Global Health

4:30 pm

Return to Hotel

6:00 pm

Discovery Session at The Boston Consulting Group Headquarters
Hosted by Mr. Johan Öberg, Partner and Managing Director

Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Doxa AB
Forecast Diagnostics
IntelliMedicine Systems Inc.
Likvor AB

7:30 pm

Dinner Cruise around Stockholm on the M/S Riddarholmen
Hosted by The Boston Consulting Group

Program October 1, 2010 - Gällöfsta (across from Hotel Kung Carl)

8:30 am

Coffee Reception and Registration

8:45 am

Understanding exponential trends in Life Science
Dr. Andrew Hessel, Founder and Managing Director,
Pink Army Cooperative

9:00 am

Panel: Converging Technologies

Moderator: Dr. Stefan Larsson, Senior Partner,
The Boston Consulting Group

Mr. Nikolaj Sörensen, Managing Director, Pfizer AB
Dr. Murali Gopalakrishnan, Head of Global External Research, Abbott
Ms. Ellen Lubman, Group Director of Strategic Development, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Dr. Daniel Kraft, Founder, IntelliMedicine Systems Inc.

10:00 am

Coffee Break and Company Presentations
Pergamum AB
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum

11:00 am

Music and Biological Evolution
Dr. Aniruddh Patel, The Neurosciences Institute

11:30 am

Panel: Music Cognition and Neuroscience

Moderator: Ms. Julie C. Muraco, American of the Arts

Professor Johan Sundberg, Royal Institute of Technology
Professor Barbara Canlon, Karolinska Institutet
Professor Patrik Juslin, Uppsala University
Professor Fredrik Ullén, Karolinska Institutet

12:30 pm

Concluding Remarks by Moderator

12:40 pm

Refreshing Walk to Luncheon Venue

1:00 pm

Concluding Luncheon at Berns Salonger
Hosted by Mr. Lars Sjögren, Executive VP, Danske Bank

Master of Ceremony: Ms. Alexandra Charles, Founder and CEO, 1.6 Million Club Womens’ Health

Guest Appearances:
Mr. Christian Svarvfar, violinst
Mr. Marcus Forss, clarinetist
Mr. Henrik Måwe, pianist

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