XIV Conferência Anual do Health Cluster Portugal

Health Business Portugal

The 2023 edition of the Annual Conference is dedicated to the theme “Health Business Portugal” from the perspective of Health as a driver of social and economic development.

Thus, this edition will focus on topics such as:

  • The re-industrialization in the field of Health
  • The need to scale up the businesses of startups and SMEs and create conditions to attract investment
  • The role of regulators in the development of the sector
  • The relationship of Health in Portugal with Europe and the world and the role of the Health Portugal brand



– November 29 –

– 09:30 AM

Participant Reception

– 10:00 AM

Carlos III Health Institute, a Success Story Cristóbal Belda (Director, Carlos III Health Institute)*

*to be confirmed

– 10:30 AM

Working Group “More Economy and Health”

(to be announced shortly)

– 11:15 AM

Coffee Break

– 11:45 AM

Opening Session

– 12:15 PM

AI and Robotics at the Forefront of Health Innovation

The Charité Berlin Ecosystem and the TEF Health Project

  • Petra Ritter (Charité University Hospital Berlin)

The Challenges and Opportunities for AI in Health

(to be announced shortly)

Comments by:

  • Pedro Gouveia (Champalimaud Foundation)
  • Mariana Canelas Pais (MTG Research & Development Lab)
  • Ricardo Baptista Leite (Health AI – The Global Agency for Responsible AI in Health)

– 01:15 PM

Standing Lunch

– 02:30 PM

The European Health Data Space (EHDS) and the Economics of Health Data Matic Meglic (Novartis)

Comments by:

  • António Teixeira Rodrigues (ANF)
  • Rita Moreira (Executive Management SNS)
  • João Raposo (APDP)*

*to be confirmed

– 03:40 PM

Medical Alley – A Benchmark in Medical Innovation Kylle Jordan (Medical Alley)

– 04:10 PM

The Executive Management of SNS and the Challenges of Health Fernando Araújo (Executive Director, SNS)*

*to be confirmed

– 04:30 PM

The Role of Health in the Projection of Portugal’s Internationalization Luís Rebelo de Sousa (Administrator, AICEP)

– 04:45 PM

Closing Session

  • Date : November 29, 2023
  • Time : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (UTC+0)
  • Venue : Auditório da Faculdade de Medicina Dentária da Universidade de Lisboa