Collaboration Between Japan and Sweden in Regenerative and Reconstructive Medicine: Opportunities in Academia and Industry
Big Data for Advanced Medical Care
(Quality Register and Biobanks)
10:00 Opening of the Forum by the Moderator
Dr. Setsuko Hashimoto, Senior Investment Advisor, Embassy of Sweden, Investment Office (Business Sweden)
10:00-10:10 Welcome Message
Dr. Lars Vargö, Ambassador of the Embassy of Sweden in Tokyo
10:10-10:30 "Clinical and Translational Musculoskeletal Research in Sweden"
Professor Björn Rydevik, MD, PhD. University of Gothenburg
10:30-10:50 "International Collaboration Beyond the Culture Gap"
Professor Shin-ichi Kikuchi, MD,PhD. President of Fukushima Medical University
10:50-11:10 "Regenerative Medicine - The Global Research Landscape and Sweden-Japan Opportunities"
Dr. Anders Karlsson, Vice President, Global Academic Relations, Elsevier
11:10-11:30 "The Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register - A Gold Mine for Clinical Research and Improving Health Care"
Associate Professor Ola Rolfson, MD, PhD. Sahlgrenska University Hospital and University of Gothenburg
13:00-13:20 "Regenerative Medicine for Spinal Cord Injury focusing on iPS Cells"
Associate Professor Masaya Nakamura, MD, PhD. Keio University
13:20-13:40 "Osseointegration: Basic Science, Clinical Applications and Future Perspectives"
Professor Peter Thomsen, MD, PhD, University of Gothenburg
13:40-14:00 "Osseointegrated Amputation Prostheses: Recent Advances" Professor Björn Rydevik, MD, PhD. University of Gothenburg
14:00-14:20 Mr. Bo Qwanström, OssDsign AB
14:20-15:00 Coffee break
15:00-15:20 "BIOMATCELL: A Research Ccenter of Excellence in Biomaterials and Cell Therapy involving Academia, Health Care and Industry"
Professor Peter Thomsen, MD, PhD. University of Gothenburg
15:20-15:40 "Cell Sheet Tissue Engineering"
Professor Teruo Okano, PhD. Vice President and Director of Tokyo Women's Medical University
15:40-16:00 "New Horizon for Cartilage Repair"
Professor Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD. Hiroshima University
16:00-16:20 Ms. Kristina Runeberg, Cellectis AB
16:20-16:40 Mr. Petter Björqvist, Novahep AB
16:40-17:00 Mr. Peter Bramberg, Psilox AB
17:30 Reception Party