Conference Day One

8:15 AM - 8:55 AM Registration and Welcome Coffee

8:45 AM - 8:50 AM Welcome from Pharma IQ

8:50 AM - 8:55 AM Chairman’s Welcome

8:55 AM - 9:05 AM Icebreaker: What Are Your Event Objectives?

To boost networking and interactivity, the conference will begin with an opportunity for everybody to get to know one another. Attendees will then have 15minutes to discuss their key objectives for attending the event. These will be used to influence discussions throughout the entire conference. At the end of the second day the objectives will be reviewed and there will be further opportunity to discuss any remaining points.
Facilitated by the event Chair .

9:05 AM - 9:35 AM Data-driven Business Innovation: Unlocking the Value in Your Data

Nataraj Dasgupta, Former Lead Big Data Analytics & Data Science, Purdue Pharma
• Innovate through your data to create business agility, responsiveness & opportunity
• Leverage your data to create new business opportunities & discover new markets
• Create a competitive differentiation through data analytics

Nataraj Dasgupta

Former Lead Big Data Analytics & Data Science
Purdue Pharma

9:40 AM - 10:10 AM The Power of Data & Advanced Analytics to Transform Clinical Drug Development

Eoin Leydon, Lead for Advanced Analytics in Pharma, Associate Partner , Quantumblack - A McKinsey Company
Data and advanced analytics is a disruptive force transforming processes across industries, and pharma is no exception. Some of the original promise is now becoming a reality, but we are only at the beginning of the journey. We look at the opportunities for where advanced analytics can deliver value in Drug Development, separate the hype from reality, and consider the critical changes organisations need to make now to be winners in this new world.

Eoin Leydon

Lead for Advanced Analytics in Pharma, Associate Partner
Quantumblack - A McKinsey Company

10:10 AM - 10:40 AM "Data Strategy" - The Words Executives Don’t Want to Hear, But Will (Eventually) Need to Embrace

Stephane Auger, Head of Data & Information Management, Research & Innovation, Danone Research
  • Discuss a practical example for Clinical Research
  • Examine what a Data Strategy Framework should look like
  • Learn why they are critical for cross-company collaboration in the digital age
  • Analyse how they can (also) make business sense

Stephane Auger

Head of Data & Information Management, Research & Innovation
Danone Research

10:40 AM - 11:10 AM Networking Coffee Break

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM Recruiting the Rest – How to Move Towards Total Data Literacy and Successfully Recruit the Decision Makers

Marie Montoya, Consultant, M Montoya Consultancy Limited
• Understand how to effectively utilise data in every area of the organisation
• Distribute your data competencies throughout the organisation to foster a data-curious culture
• Educating the workforce vs. educating the decision makers: learn how to tailor your approach

Marie Montoya

M Montoya Consultancy Limited

11:40 AM - 12:10 PM Data Collection and Analysis as Part of the Lab of the Future

Gerhard Noelken, Business Development Europe, Pistoia Alliance
• Ensure continuous data collection along the workflow to create rich datasets
• Ensure your data reusability through semantic technology and standard data formats
• Validate your results through literature, real-world and outcome data

Gerhard Noelken

Business Development Europe
Pistoia Alliance

12:10 PM - 12:40 PM GDPR, Health Data and Pharma Analytics

Chiara Rustici, Independent Analyst, GDPR
• Understand how to define 'Health Data'
• Apply the GDPR rules on Art. 9 personal data to pharma data collection
• Examine the extent of the "scientific research" exemptions for GDPR obligations
• Discuss - pharma analytics and GDPR profiling: uneasy bedfellows?

Chiara Rustici

Independent Analyst

12:40 PM - 1:10 PM From Big Data to Enhanced Business Performance

Dr Joe Zammit-Lucia, CEO, Clinical Insights
  • Integrating and interpreting multiple data sources
  • Moving from data and analytics to management action
  • Shifting the ‘what?’ to the ‘why?’: using real world data and rapid turnaround analytics
  • Embedding feedback loops to optimize business performance

Dr Joe Zammit-Lucia

Clinical Insights

1:10 PM - 2:10 PM Networking Lunch

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM Creating a ‘Process Excellence’ Strategy Around Data Analysis – Case Study

Sandeep R Diddi, System Manager/Technical Architect - Global Big Data Center of Excellence, Novo Nordisk
• Design a flexible and scalable Big Data framework
• Review company wide technical architecture and apply a cohesive structure to unify departments
• Create a company wide strategy on data application and process incorporation
• Creating and utilising a differentiated data analytics training plan – designing levels of training to be applied to all areas of the company to ensure efficient data capabilities

Sandeep R Diddi

System Manager/Technical Architect - Global Big Data Center of Excellence
Novo Nordisk

2:40 PM - 3:10 PM Semantics meets Analytics: introducing Data Intelligence in Life Sciences

Giovanni Tummarello, CPO/Founder, Siren Solutions
  • In complex scenarios, Information is much more a "Knowledge graph" than just a bunch of tables.
  • "Data Intelligence" is the coming together of "Semantics" (Ontologies) and Analytics.
  • With this Semantic underpinning. the Investigative analytic UI can automatically suggest connections in dashboards and graph/link analysis

Giovanni Tummarello

Siren Solutions

3:10 PM - 3:40 PM Integrating Structured vs Unstructured Data as a Driver to Process Optimisation

Arun Bondali, Senior Architect Lead R&D Application Management , AstraZeneca
• Implement a flexible collaboration format for the management of structured and unstructured R&D data
• Utilise Data Mining as a means of extracting value from un-structured R&D data
• Discuss how we assign analytical value to non-quantitative data in the move towards a Value Based System

Arun Bondali

Senior Architect Lead R&D Application Management

3:40 PM - 4:25 PM Networking Coffee Break and Tech Demo

Tech Demo
For thirteen years, we have been bringing together end users and solution providers to one unique setting where both can discuss tangible resolutions and gain an insight to the informatics systems that are available as well as a valuable vision in to the market.
We round up or solution providers for this year and give each ten minutes – no more and no less to showcase their products to the delegation. Better still, we split up the delegation in to smaller groups and get you moving round the room so you can really question and interact with the solution provider and challenge the products in front of you.

A speed dating inspired session which will focus on networking and really getting to know the products and solutions with a no-nonsense, direct approach.

4:25 PM - 5:00 PM Data Anonymisation and Utilisation for Pharma Development

Brian Wasikowski, Director RWE Diagnostics Strategy, Janssen Diagnostics
• Define a flexible and adaptive enterprise strategy for data governance
• Discuss the importance of ongoing monitoring, reporting and forecasting
• Establish an effective risk management governance process

Brian Wasikowski

Director RWE Diagnostics Strategy
Janssen Diagnostics

5:00 PM - 5:35 PM Panel Discussion - Creating an Agile Strategic Development Plan through Data Analytics

House Rules Apply to This Session
• Using predictive analytics to improve the speed of decision making
• Using data analytics to support your European developmental strategy - the regulatory and ethical challenges of translating US approaches
• Understanding the European challenges to driving a strategic data utilisation – GDPR and Data Securitisation

5:35 PM - 5:45 PM Chairman’s Summary and Closing of Day One

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM Networking Drinks Reception