Health Innovation Conference

This year’s Health Innovation Conference, organized by Ethos Events, Pharma & Health Business magazine and, was focused on all these recent developments in health innovation. The Conference took place on 11 May 2017 at the Divani Caravel hotel.

The Conference presented new pharmaceutical and medical technologies which are launched into the healthcare market and are expected to change our lives, as well as highlighted the problems and challenges that Greece faces with respect to the utilization, evaluation and compensation of medical innovation.


Andrikopoulos George

Director of 1st Cardiac dpt, and of Electrophysiology & Pacing dpt, Henry Dunant Hospital Center, President of ISETAT

Apostolides Pascal

President, SFEE & General Manager, AbbVie Pharmaceuticals SA

Arvela Matti

Member of PhRMA Innovation Forum, Executive Director and General Manager of Amgen Hellas and Cyprus

Bardis Vassilis

Chief Operating Officer, Athens Medical Group

Baskozos Ioannis G.

Secretary General for Public Health, Ministry of Health

Chalazonitis Athanasios N. , MD, PhD, MPH

Radiology Department Coordinator Director, “Alexandra” General Hospital Athens, Greece.

Deligiannis Konstantinos

General Manager, GE Healthcare Southeastern Europe

Kakoulidis George

CEO, Apollo SA & Chairman, HHIA (Hellenic Health Informatics Association)

Kapetanakis George

Secretary, Executive Committee of Hellenic Cancer Federation (ELLOK)

Karokis Antonis

External Affairs Director, MSD Greece

Karounis Konstantinos

Sales Manager Greece Cyprus, GE Healthcare

Kazassis Christos

Bioengineer – Biomedical Technology Expert

Kletsas George

Manager, Technology, Greece & Balkans, QuintilesIMS

Kosmidis Marios

Vice-President, SFEE / Responsible for EOPYY -Reimbursement-Clawback Issues, Chairman of the Board & Managing Director, Win Medica

Koutalas Manolis

President & CEO, Hospital Complex Sismanoglio -Amalia Fleming & General Penteli Children's Hospital

Kouvelas Dimitrios

Professor, Clinical Pharmacology & Head, Clinical Pharmacology Department, School of Medicine, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki

Mandrekas Apostolos Dr.

MD, PhD, Commodore (ret.) Hellenic Navy, ISAPS Visiting Professor, ISAPS Educational Council, Former President Hellenic Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery ( HESPRAS), Director ARTION Plastic Surgery Center

Papaspyropoulos Sotiris

MD, MPH, Chairman & CEO, Accurate Health Auditing and Consulting

Papataxiarchis Makis

President of PhRMA Innovation Forum, CEO, Janssen Greece, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

Souliotis Kyriakos

Associate Professor of Health Policy, & Vice Rector, University of Peloponnese, Visiting Professor, Medical School, University of Athens

Thireos Eleftherios

MD, MSc in Public Health, General Practitioner, Greek NHS Consultant, Vari Health Centre, Athens Secretary General, Athens Medical Society

Vostistanou Zefi

Scientific & Governmental Affairs Director, SfEE

  • Evaluation of new medicines and health technologies – The international landscape – Action that should be taken by Greece
  • New methods of compensation for new pharmaceutical treatments and health technologies and services – Compensation based on efficiency, efficacy and quality of offered services
  • New medical technologies in the hospitals of the Greek National Healthcare System – Deficiencies – Priorities
  • What does the digital era in the healthcare sector bring for patients, doctors, companies and the State?
Who Should Attend
  • Officials from the Ministry of Health, the Hellenic National Health Services Organization (Ε.Ο.Π.Υ.Υ.), the Greek National Pharmaceutical Organization (Ε.Ο.Φ.), the National Evaluation Center of Quality and Technology in Health (Ε.Κ.Α.Π.Τ.Υ.) and the Hellenic Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Technology (Ι.Φ.Ε.Τ.)
  • Employees of Regional Health Authorities (Υ.ΠΕ.) and hospitals
  • Representatives of political parties of the opposition
  • Patients’ associations representatives
  • Renowned scientists, researchers and academics
  • Pharmaceutical, medical technology and health information companies executives
  • Journalists

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