French Swedish Life Science Day 2016

French-Swedish Life Science Day 2016

Business Sweden in cooperation with its strategic partners welcome you to participate in an exclusive investment and partnering meeting on October 20th, 2016 at the Swedish Embassy, 17 Rue Barbet de Jouy, in Paris.

The conference will gather early stage and highly innovative medtech and biotech companies from Sweden, French and Swedish life science investors as well as executives from pharmaceutical companies.

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French-Swedish Life Science Day 2014-2015 


Partnering and investment focus

The goal of the conference is to create an arena for French and Swedish players to establish new contacts and to identify business opportunities. In order to make this possible this one day high-level conference will offer:

  • One-to-one meetings with investors, pharmaceutical companies and Swedish biotech/medtech companies
  • Online booking of meetings
  • Your online profile will be visible to all participants
  • Panel discussions and presentations on current topics with industry experts


Who will you meet?

Strategic partners

  • PIERRE FABRE, Frederic Desdouits, EVP Head of Corporate Licensing, Acquisitions & Market Intelligence, Director North America
  • PIERRE FABRE, Manuel Velasco, Senior Innovation Manager, Innovation Team, Business Development Market Intelligence
  • SERVIER, Olivier Guery, Senior Director of Projects, Licensing & Business Development
  • SERVIER, Corinne Venot, Project Director Search, Evaluation & Licensing Oncology

Big Pharma

  • IPSEN, Siau Bai, Director, Corporate Business Development R&D
  • IPSEN, Sylvia Julien, Director Scientific Affairs
  • SANOFI, Eric Vacaresse, Director Scientific Relations (Europe)


  • ALTO INVEST, Jean-François Paumelle, Deputy General Director
  • ALTO INVEST, Dr Patrice Furia, Venture Partner 
  • AURIGA PARTNERS, Franck Lescure, Life Sciences Partner
  • CFCJ, Anne Bellavoine, General Director
  • EDMOND DE ROTHSCHILD INVESTMENT PARTNERS, Olivier Litzka, Associate Director
  • FRANCE Business Angels, Fabien Collangettes, General Delegate 
  • IBIONEXT, Alexia Perouse, CEO & Managing Partner
  • INVEST SECURITIES, Jean-Emmanuel Vernay, General Manager
  • INVEST SECURITIES, Martial Descoutures, Head of Health Sector
  • KURMA PARTNERS, Simon Turner, Analyst
  • OMNES CAPITAL, Bruno Montanari, Partner
  • SOCIÉTÉ GÉNÉRALE CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANKING, Delphine Le Louët, Director Senior Equity Research Analyst Biotech S&M caps Healthcare
  • SOFINNOVA PARTNERS, Henrijette Richter, Partner
  • SOFINNOVA PARTNERS, Zhizhong Joel Yao  

Participation fee and registration

Participation Fee:
For full day program incl. one-to-one meetings, networking lunch, coffee and closing cocktail

  • French investors within the life science industry - free of charge
  • For other types of companies other conditions apply, please contact the organization at or +33 (0)1 53 40 85 76.

Registration: Please register here by uploading your company profile. The registration process will take less than 10 minutes.
Please note that there is a limited number of places available for this event. Once the limit is reached, the organisers reserves the right to close the registration.


Important deadlines

12 Oct   End of registration
6 - 18 Oct   Booking of one-to-one meetings
20 Oct   Conference and one-to-one meetings

The earlier you submit your profile the more attention it will get!

If you have any further questions, please see contact details.


In collaboration with:

Sv amb     vinnova       gbg         skane    servierpierrefabre        ICHOM       NLSDAYS


closed since 12 Oct 2016
Registration 11 Apr – 12 Oct
Meeting Selection 6 Oct – 19 Oct
Event 20 Oct
Language English
Venue Paris
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 56
Meetings 104
France 30
Others 1
Sweden 32
Total 63
Profile Views
Before Event688
After Event 12