Innovation Day

Wallenberg Conference Center

Sahlgrenska Academy welcomes you to Innovation Day, at May 6th 2014. Partners in the scientific community will talk about current projects and trends in life science research and innovation. Afterwards, there will be a short discussion on the next step; how to take the cooperation between different stakeholders in the life science community further. Please registrate at:

Moderator: Anders Hyltander, Head of Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital. 

Agenda:13.00 Introduction
Maria Anvret Senior Advisor External Relations and Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg
13.10 Research presentations
Jens Nielsen Professor in systems biology, Director of the Life Science Engineering Area of Advance, Chalmers
Fredrik Höök Professor/Head of Division, Biological Physics, Department of Applied Physics, Chalmers
Roberth Leth Project Manager, BoIC, Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Sven Ekholm Senior Advisor, BoIC, Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Robert Ceasar The Wallenberg Laboratory, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg
14.00 Coffee Break
14.30 Gunnar C Hansson Professor, Mucin Biology Group, Dept of Medical Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg
Tord Berglundh DDS, Odont. Dr., Professor, Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg
Ulf Yrlid MIVAC, Dept of Microbiology and Immunology,Institute of Biomedicin, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg
Richard Neutze Professor, Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Gothenburg
15.10 Groundbreaking innovation at the intersection of fields and disciplines
Kristian Ribberström Vice President of Product Development, The Medici Group