Day One

Achieving partnerships across the interfaces in science and healthcare

08:00 - 08:15

MC Address and Introduction

Dr Norman Swan

08:15 - 8:30

Welcome To Country

Professor Aunty Kerry Doyle

08:30 - 08:45

Welcome address

Conference Co-Chairs (Prof Ian Jacobs, Chair SPHERE, Vice Chancellor UNSW; Paul McClintock, Chairman, Sydney Health Partners & Director of St Vincent Health Australia; Michael DiRienzo, Chief Executive, Hunter New England Health LHD)

8:45 - 10:00

Keynote Session 1

Chair: Prof Ian Jacobs

08:45 - 09:15

Keynote address 1: Health policy and the value-based healthcare "agenda"

TBD

09:15 - 9:45

Key note address 2: Academic health science partnerships - the value proposition - AAHC-I sponsored speaker

Dr Sam Hawgood (UCSF/AAHC Chair)

9:45 - 10:00

Morning Tea Break

10:00 - 13:00

Symposium 1. Bridging the interfaces in health and medical science & commercial enterprise – How to build partnerships and make them work effectively

10:00 - 10:15

Opening address

Paul McClintock, Board Member, St Vincent’s Health Network

10:15 - 10:45

Keynote Address 3– UK perspectives BRCs/AHSPs

Sir John Savill, Executive Director, Melbourne Academic Center for Health

10:45 - 11:00

Keynote address 4: Academic health science partnerships - an industry perspective

TBC

11:00 - 11:15

Plenary lecture 1 –– Research/value proposition for healthcare

Stewart Dowrick, CEO Mid North Coast LHD

11:15 - 11:30

Plenary lecture 2 - Biomedical engineering

Prof Nigel Lovell, Head Biomedical engineering UNSW

11:30 - 11:45

Plenary lecture 3 - Information technology and data science

Professor Tim Shaw, USyd

11:45 - 12:15

Panel discussion 1: Effective processes for linking discovery and innovation across the disciplines.

TBC

12:15 - 13:00

Lunch

Lunch Workshop - MIMIT and lessons for Sydney in commercialising clinical innovations

Professor Jackie Oldham, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Oxford Road Corridor (Manchester’s Innovation District) & Health Innovation Manchester; Director, Manchester Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology (MIMI)

13:00 - 14:00

Keynote Session 2 Interactive Session on Low-value high-cost healthcare

MC Commentary

Chair: Christine Jorm, Executive Director NSW RHP

Panel Discussion 2: Low value high cost healthcare

Panelists: Ainslie Cahill

14:00 - 15:45

Symposium 2. Partnerships supporting translation to impact

14:00 - 14:15

MC Commentary

Chair: Garry Jennings, Executive Director SHP

14:15 - 14:30

Keynote address 5 - Research Translation with clinical impact – the Canadian experience

Prof Jeremy Grimshaw

14:30 - 14:45

Plenary lecture 4 - Medical Research Futures Fund perspective

Erica Kneipp, Commonwealth Dept Health

14:45 - 15:15

Plenary Lecture 5 - Perspectives on Cardiovascular Funding Priorities and the Indigenous Mission

TBC

15:15 - 15:30

Plenary lecture 6 – AHRA - Advanced Health Research & Translation Centres & Centres for Innovation in Regional Health perspective

Prof Steve Wesslingh, Chair Australian Health Research Alliance, and Director South Australian Medical Research Institute

15:30 - 16:00

Plenary lecture 7 - Healthcare perspective

TBC

15:45 - 17:00

Keynote session 3

15:45 - 16:00

MC Commentary

Chaired by Christopher Levi

16:00 - 16:20

Keynote address 6 - Team clinical science on a global scale - why, what and how

Prof Vlado Perkovic, Director The George Institute & NEJM Editorial Board

16:20 - 16:40

Keynote address 7 - Funding and measurement strategies – stimulating partnership formation and getting the investment balance right to drive translation to impact

TBC

16:40 - 16:50

Day 1 Wrap-up

TBC

17:00

Close of Day 1

Gala Night – Drinks