Schedule

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

1:00pm - 1:10pm

Welcome Address

Photonics 21Stephen G. Anderson

Giorgio ANANIA
Vice-President

1:10pm - 1:30pm

Photonics industry update: Measuring the market

Spie Stephen G. Anderson

Stephen G. ANDERSON
Industry & Market Strategist

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Photonics in life sciences: from diagnostics to clinical treatment

Moderator

Bertrand VIELLEROBE - General Project Manager - ALPhA - Route des Lasers

Speakers

Leica Christoph THUMSER

Christoph THUMSER
Sales Director Europe - Life Sciences Research

Loreal Bernard Querleux

Bernard QUERLEUX
Senior Research Associate

2:30pm - 3:30pm

The integration of photonics, electronics and IT

Moderator

Giorgio ANANIA - Vice-President - PHOTONICS 21

Speakers

Amazon Babak PARVIZ

Babak PARVIZ
Vice-President

Gildas SORIN

Gildas SORIN
Chief Executive Officer

3:30pm - 3:45pm

Coffee Break

3:45pm - 4:30pm

Photonics financing: Shift from VC to corporates?
Roundtable #1

Moderator

Giorgio ANANIA - Vice-President - PHOTONICS 21

Speakers

4:30pm - 5:05pm

Elevator Pitch - Session #1

5:05pm - 5:50pm

What's up in Alternative Financing?
Roundtable #2

Moderator

Jean ROGNETTA - President - PME Finance

Speakers

5:50pm - 6:25pm

Elevator Pitch - Session #2

6:25pm - 7:00pm

Free Time

7:30pm - 11:30pm

Gala Dinner

 

Friday, October 10th, 2014

8:30am - 9:30am

Photonics opportunities in environment and energy efficiency

Moderator

Giorgio ANANIA - Vice-President - PHOTONICS 21

Speakers

9:30am - 10:05am

Elevator Pitch - Session #3

10:05am - 11:05am

Photonics in Avionics & Transportation: Is it big enough?

Moderator

Giorgio ANANIA - Vice-President - PHOTONICS 21

Speakers

11:05am - 11:20am

Coffee Break

11:20am - 11:55am

Elevator Pitch - Session #4

11:55am - 12:20pm

EU vision on financing photonics

12:20pm - 12:45pm

Concluding Remarks and IIP Award

Photonics 21Stephen G. Anderson

Giorgio ANANIA
Vice-President