Strategy and Business


1. Global Pharma Industry and Portugal: Paulo Teixeira, Diretor-Geral da Pfizer Portugal

2. Business models, Innovation and Access: Hugo Barbosa, EU Customer Omnichannel Director at ViiV Healthcare

3. The role of Technology in Healthcare: André de Aragão Azevedo, Digital Development Director at Microsoft 

4. Leadership in the Pharma Industry: Sérgio Alves, Country President Portugal at AstraZeneca

5. New business Models + Business Case: Daniel Guedelha, Chief of Staff and João Pereira, Exec. Director Católica Med Sch



R&D and Operations



6. Research & Development Deep Dive: Tarkan Dogru, Head Technical Development Synthetic Molecules at Roche.

7. Operations and Efficiency: Paula Rosa, Site Head BioProduction Operations Huningue at Novartis

8. Business Case Presentation: New Business Models



Patient and Health System



9. The Portuguese Health Ecosystem:  Paula Martins de Jesus Medical Director at Big Pharma company

10. Value-Based Healthcare: Filipe Costa, VBHC Lead at LUZ Saúde

11. Patient at the Center: Sofia Ferreira, Managing Director at Organon Portugal and André Correia, Exec. VP at

12. Trends and the Future of Healthcare: Filipa Mota e Costa (CEO J&J), Managing Director at The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies

13. Business Case Presentation: Trends and the Future of Healthcare




Católica Medical School

Católica Medical School

Phone: (+351) 218 724 200 (Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
Sintra Campus
Estrada Octávio Pato
2635-631 Rio de Mouro