Speakers 2019

Bryn Roberts
Global Head of Operations, Research & Early Development
Roche
Monika Lessl
VP Head of Corporate Innovation and R&D
Bayer
Hamish Ryder
Director of Therapeutic Discovery Laboratories
Cancer Research UK
Ian Churcher
Senior VP, Drug Discovery
BenevolentAI
Steve Martin
Head of Biopharm Discovery R&D
GlaxoSmithKline
Richard Bishop
Head of Discovery IT
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Veronique Birault
Head of Translational Medicine
Francis Crick Institute
Mark Buswell
VP of Research Solutions in R&D Tech
GlaxoSmithKline
Martin Butler
Director of Science Occupation
AstraZeneca
Victoria Higgins
Senior Director
GSK – University of Cambridge Strategic Alliance
Maria Dyshel
Digital Initiative Leader
Sanofi
Abel Archundia
Global Head of IT
Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Mark McCord-Amasis
VP Real Estate and Facilities, R&D
GlaxoSmithKline
Tauhid Ali
VP & Head TAK-celerator (Center for External Innovation)
Takeda
Pieter Peeters
Senior Director Computational Biology
Janssen
Pat Combes
WW Technical Leader – Healthcare & Life Sciences
Amazon Web Services
Laura Williams
Discovery Biology Technology Lead
GlaxoSmithKline
Justin Bryans
Executive Director, Drug Discovery
LifeArc
Wolfgang Colsman
CEO
Zontal
Cindy Novak – DeLaurell
North America IT Manager, LIMS Portfolio
Takeda
Garry Pairaudeau
Head of Hit Discovery
AstraZeneca
Dana Vanderwall
Director, Biology & Preclinical IT
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Jeremy Edmunds
Director, Immunology Chemistry
AbbVie
Beeta Balali-Mood
Lab of the Future Lead
Pistoia Alliance
Richard Milne
VP & General Manager, Digital Science
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Michael Shanler
Research VP
Gartner
John Overington
Chief Informatics Officer
Medicines Discovery Catapult
Randy Kray
Senior VP Science & Technology
HOK
Lee Harland
Chief Scientific Officer
SciBite
Jonathan Wingfield
Principal Scientist
AstraZeneca
Robin Brouwer
Digital Lab Leader
AstraZeneca
Joshua Bishop
Head of Digital Laboratory
Merck
Gerhard Noelken
Lab of the Future Project Manager
Pistoia Alliance
Ralf Haefeli
Head of Technical Research & Development IT
Novartis
Etzard Stolte
Global Head of Knowledge Management
Roche
Christian Späth
Lab Automation Engineer & Project Leader
Boehringer Ingelheim
Matthias Frech
Director, Molecular Interactions and Biophysics
Merck KGaA
Vijay K. Bulusu
Head of Data & Digital Innovation, Worldwide Research & Development
Pfizer
Lewis Vidler
Senior Research Scientist
Eli Lilly & Co
Darryl Davies
Associate Director
Janssen
Roman Affentranger
Head of Small Molecule Discovery Workflows
Roche Pharma
Rob Brown
VP Product Marketing
Dotmatics
Henning Kayser
Allotrope Programme Manager
Bayer
Thomas Metcalfe
Data Policy Leader, Personalised Healthcare Centre of Excellence
Roche
Ian Smith
Director, R&D Analytics
Merck Sharpe & Dohme
Jacek Ziemski
IT Expert/UX & Product Design
Roche
Jack Karabees
Vice President of Business Development
ZONTAL
Joseph Pease
Principal Scientific Manager
Genentech
Andrew Anderson
VP of Innovation and Informatics Strategy
ACD/Labs
Eric De Maesschalck
Head Global e-Analytics
UCB BioPharma
Joseph Lehar
VP Data Science, Oncology
Janssen
Marcus Rhenius
IT Integration Consultant
Bayer
Guenter Huhle
Head of JLABS EMEA
Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Niclas Nilsson
Head of Innovation Research
Leo Pharma
Sebastian Christ
Digital Lab Consultant
Bayer