BAC Meeting: Lisbon, Portugal 2013

How Will the EU Health Care System Handle the Age Wave?

October 4 - 8, 2013        Photos

Sailing Ships Lisbon


Friday, October 4
Pre-Day 1

8:00 pm  Group dinner – Clube dos Jornalistas, Lisbon

Saturday, October 5

 9:00 am  Full day Lisbon city tour 
 7:30 pm  Welcome reception, Sala Azul, Pestana Palace
 8:30 pm  Dinner, Restaurante Valle Flor, Pestana Palace
               Barbara Morrison, Vice Chair, Buck Advisory Council
               Keynote Address - James Harpel, Senior Partner, Palm
               Beach Capital Partners Political Entropy
               Special Introduction – Mr. Steven Gluckstern,  
               Chairman, Ivivi Health Sciences

Sunday, October 6

9:00 am   Welcome & Introduction
9:30 am   Dr. Tom Kirkwood, Associate Dean for Aging,
               Newcastle University and Director, Newcastle Initiative
               for Changing Age
               Why and How Are We Living Longer?
10:30 am  Dr. Deepak Lamba, Assistant Professor, The Buck Institute
               Stem Cells and Vision Disorders
11:30 am  Break
11:45 am  Dr. Alexander Sulakvelidze, Associate Professor, University
               of Florida College of Medicine and Chief Scientist,
               VP of R&D, Intralytix Bacteriophages for Healthy Living
1:00 pm   Lunch – Victoria Lunyak, Associate Professor, The Buck
               Institute Human Adult Stem Cells and Aging:  
               Therapeutic Potential of Adipose-Tissue Derived Stem Cells 2:15 pm   Dr. Wolfgang Oster, Managing Partner, Life Science Fund,
               PolyTechnos Venture Partners The Landscape for
               Biotech Start-ups in Europe and the U.S. – Case Studies
3:15 pm   Dr. Michael Lisanti, Professor and Director,
               Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research Unit,
               University of Manchester, UK Preventing Aging and
               Re-Inventing Cancer Therapy
4:15 pm   Clara Ferreira Alves, Writer and Journalist
               Saudade Street, Portugal
5:15 pm   Break Meeting adjourns for non-BAC members
               BAC roundtable– for BAC members 
8:00 pm   Group dinner – Sacramento do Chiado, Lisbon

Monday, October 7

10:15 am  Depart for Champalimaud Foundation
11:00 am  Ms. Leonor Beleza, President, Champalimaud
                Foundation Talk and tour of the Foundation
12:30 pm  Depart for lunch in Cascais – Meste Ze restaurant 
3:00 pm    Departure for Sintra/Hikma Pharmaceuticals facility tour 
8:30 pm    Group dinner – Casa do Leao, Lisbon -- hosted by
                Hikma Pharmaceuticals   

Tuesday, October 8

                Departures or excursions on own

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