Speakers

  • Adi Ickowicz | Congress Chairperson

    Adi Ickowicz BSc, ME is the co Founder and CEO of MedicSense Ltd., a Clinical and Regulatory Affairs consultancy firm that specializes in assisting companies to navigate through the international clinical and regulatory maze. 
  • Oren Bar-Ilan

    Oren holds a B.A. degree in statistics from Haifa University (1987) and an M.A. degree in statistics from Haifa University (1996). 
  • Nursah (Omeroglu) Cetinkaya

    Nursah (Omeroglu) Cetinkaya was born in Istanbul, Turkey. She has graduated from Bosphorus University Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul. 
  • Jón Ingi Bergsteinsson

    Jón Ingi Bergsteinsson, M.Sc. BIOMED ENG, is the co-founder and CTO of MEDEI ApS. 
    He graduated from the Biomedial Engineering department at Aalborg University in Denmark,
    where he specialised in medical software development and informatics. 
  • Divya Chadha Manek

    Funded by government through the Department of Health, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network is the clinical research delivery arm of the National Health Service in England. 
  • Ravi Chana

    Ravi is the Business Development Manager at the NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI) and is part of the Industry team within NOCRI.
  • Amber Fang

    Director of Clinical Research, NAMSA, China
  • Wenche Grønnvold

    Wenche Groennvold works as a senior regulatory associate medical device at Link Medical Research AS, a European CRO based in Norway.  
  • Roy Hardman

    Roy Hardman Bsc, MAppSc, M Well, PhD (candidate) is the Managing Director of Right Time Business PTY a company that has specialised in the inclusion of devices on to the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (TGA) including the requirements for disinfectants.
  • Ashish Indani

    Dr. Ashish Indani is a qualified physician with 17 years’ experience in the clinical research industry with a focus on medical devices. 
  • Saffra Knox

    The National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network is the research delivery arm of the NHS.  It invests some £300m each year into an infrastructure of specially-trained clinical research 
  • Kristy Katzenmeyer-Pleuss

    Kristy Katzenmeyer-Pleuss, Ph.D. is a Senior Medical Research Manager for NAMSA, a medical device CRO providing full-service support throughout the product development process
  • Izabela Kozdraś

    Izabela Kozdras, Ph.D., the Business Development Director and Clinical Operations Manager in Brillance Sp. z o.o. , an International Clinical Research Organization (CRO) providing high quality clinical trial management and monitoring services for pharmaceutical and medical device industry.  
  • Annet Muetstege

    Annet Muetstege has a MSc degree in Medical Biology, a PhD in Medicine, and more than 25 years of Clinical Research, Outcome, and Quality experience
  • Andrea Saud Martinez

    Andrea Saud Martinez, Pharm.D., M.Sc, is the General Manager for Latin America of Avanti Pesquisa Clinica, a Clinical Research Organization (CRO) providing high quality Phase I - IV clinical trial support to the world’s pharmaceutical, biosimilar and medical device companies covering  Latin America. She brings more than 23 years of international management and clinical research experience.
  • Anna Pietersma

    Anna Pietersma is Principal Consultant Regulatory & Clinical Affairs with Qserve Consultancy, specializing in medical device clinical evaluation.  
  • Celina Wang

    Celina Wang works as a senior medical research manager for NAMSA’s Clinical and Consulting Europe
  • Chao Xu

    Chao Xu, Ph.D. is the International Business Director and the Managing Director of OSMUNDA Medical Device Service GmbH, the Europe Branch of OSMUNDA Group.
  • Nadège Young

    Nadège Young has been the Chief Operating Officer for Argos Multilingual in Krakow, Poland and SH3 Inc. in Kansas City, for the last 4 years.