The MedTech Forum 2022

All presentations

The best kept secret of Procurement in healthcare

  • Ramon MASPONS BOSCH, Chief Innovation Officer, Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQUAS)     View presentation
  • Ion ARRIZABALAGA, Health Innovation Project Manager, Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQUAS)     View presentation

Data Governance in a Patient Pathway: unlocking the value of digital solutions – practical perspectives of a patient, government, healthcare provider and the industry

  • Ana CASTELLANOS, Project Manager, Spanish Platform of Patients' Organisations     View presentation
  • Julio MAYOL, Director of Innovation, Hospital Clinico San Carlos
  • Jordi PIERA JIMÉNEZ, Director of the Digital Health Strategy Office, Catalan Health Service
  • Lisa Ann HILL, Managing Director, Johnson & Johnson MedTech Spain

Take off for the €2.4 Billion European Innovative Health Initiative Partnership

The European Health Data Space: the nuts and bolts

  • Samrend SABOOR, Head of ehealth and Patient Management, Siemens Healthineers
  • Louisa STÜWE, eHealth Project Lead, Ministère des solidarités et de la santé     View presentation
  • Mario JENDROSSEK, European affairs lead, French Health Data Hub     View presentation

EU Regulation on Health Technology Assessment: Enabler or Barrier for Access to Medical Technology Innovation?

  • Yves VERBOVEN, Senior Adviser - External Consultant, MedTech Europe, replace Flora Giorgio     View presentation
  • Piedad FERRE DE LA PEÑA, Technical Advisor, Subdirectorate General for the SNS Services Portfolio and Compensation Funds, Ministry of Health, Spain
  • Andrea RAPPAGLIOSI, Vice President Public Affairs, EMEA, Canada, LATAM, Edwards LifeSciences
  • Olaf WINKLER, BV Med

From ESG talk to action

  • Götz GERECKE, Managing Director and Senior Partner, BCG
  • Elia TZIAMBAZIS, Managing Director & Partner, BCG     View presentation
  • Katharina TILLMANNS, Head of Sustainability, Sartorius
  • Charline WURZER, Project Leader, BCG

Regulatory Modernization: State of Industry and MedTech Leader Perspectives

Right First Time: Delivering Complex Products in a Complex World successfully

EU market assessment: key trends and opportunities in Medical Devices and Digital Health

Putting data to work: accelerating the recovery from the pandemic

  • Piet-Heijn VAN MECHELEN, Honorary Chairman of Dutch Apnea Association (ApneuVereniging) policy advisor and international representative, Dutch Apnea Association (ApneuVereniging)
  • Janne RASMUSSEN, Manager, MedCom     View presentation
  • Andrew HUXTER, VP Northern Europe & Growth Markets EMEA, ResMed     View presentation
  • Tapani PIHA, Special adviser at SITRA (Finnish innovation fund), with the Ministry of Social Afffairs & Health, and FIPRA International, SITRA     View presentation

How does EU money flow into recovery: lessons learned from national recovery plans

  • Luis CAMPO, President & CEO Iberia GE Healthcare, GE Healthcare
  • Sharon HIGGINS, Director of Membership & Sectors, IBEC
  • Gonzalo ARÉVALO, DG for Research Planification, Ministry of Science and Innovation
  • Jakob WEGENER FRIIS, Deputy Head of Cabinet, Cabinet Gentiloni, Commissioner for Economy, European Commission     View presentation


  • Marc MARTINELL, CEO, Minoryx     View presentation
  • Nils REIMERS, Director Research & Development, Government Affairs and Market Access, Stryker

Harmonising global labelling requirements Going back to basics - what really needs to go on the label?

  • Jesus RUEDA RODRIGUEZ, Director General Strategies, Special Projects & International Affairs, MedTech Europe
  • Robert DURGIN, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Global Policy, Johnson & Johnson     View presentation

Towards Greater Sustainability in Healthcare : The Journey so Far

European alignment of digital health assessment

  • Cristina BESCOS, Director of Innovation, EIT Health     View presentation
  • Louisa STÜWE, eHealth Project Lead, Ministère des solidarités et de la santé     View presentation
  • Elena TORRENTE, Digital Health Development Deputy Director. Head of DKV Innolab for Digital Health, DKV

From Code to culture

  • Stephen NGUYEN-DUC, Global Head of Ethics&Compliance GEHC PDx, GE
  • Signe ELBAEK, Chief Compliance Officer, Moelnycke
  • Peter DIENERS (Regional Managing Partner Germany, Clifford Chance)     View presentation

International data transfers: health data considerations

  • David PELOQUIN, Partner, Ropes & Gray     View presentation
  • Hannah BRACKEN
  • Jesus RUEDA RODRIGUEZ, Director General Strategies, Special Projects & International Affairs, MedTech Europe

How does the future look like for Medical Technologies’ contribution to a Sustainable Transition in Healthcare?

  • Ole GRØNDAHL HANSEN, Project Manager, PVCMed Alliance     View presentation
  • Vincent STONE, VinylPlus
  • Laurens VAN HOUTE, Manager Surgical Department, Medisch Spectrum Twente
  • Renata JOVANOVIC, Partner, Deloitte Consulting Germany

Transparency, Effects on HCP Engagement

  • Dario GHODDOUSI, Sr. Dir. Commercial Compliance & Quality Solutions, IQVIA     View presentation
  • Nicolas ALBARRACIN, Senior Legal Counsel - Compliance & Privacy, Merck

Reducing UDI confusion for regulatory affairs teams