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Since we can’t meet face-to-face, we’re launching NEXT Innovation Week to stay connected until NEXT live 2021. NEXT Innovation Week is the ultimate platform to share, inspire and interconnect virtually — now and moving forward. In 5 days, 10 sessions, 40 speakers and selective content about pharma commercial and medical future will be discussed.

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Shwen Gwee VP and Head of Global Digital Strategy
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Robert Sunjic Vice President - Head of Business Unit Pain
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Haider Alleg Global Head of Digital Excellence
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Christian Pawlu Global Head of Strategy, Portfolio and BD&L
Frame background Davidek Herron Frame teva
Davidek Herron Head of Digital Platforms & Operations
Frame background Camilla Harder Hartvig Frame alexion
Camilla Hartvig SVP, International
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Sophie Ghazal Global Partnerships
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Morten K. Sorensen Senior Global Director, Multichannel Excellence & Operations
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Dirk Abeel Global Medical Sales Director
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Jen Horonjeff Founder & CEO
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Luigi Boaretto Global Head Strategic Planning & Commercial Excellence, China Alliance Manager
Frame background Adrien Lemoine Frame orchard therapeutics
Adrien Lemoine Chief Business Officer
Frame background Sanay Virmani Frame Omnipresence
Sanjay Virmani CEO
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Patrik Grandits VP, General Manager DACH
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Tim Ringrose Chief Executive Officer
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Imani Dunbar Global Analytics & Operations Leader
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Chris Finch Managing Director
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Ronald Seeliger President & CEO Stada Balkan Cluster
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Ignacio Quiles Lara Vice President & Commercial Director
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Daniel De Schryver Patient Engagement & Advocacy Lead, EMEA
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Lasse F. Jacobsen Senior Lead of Patient Research and Alliances
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Kym Jacks-Bryant Head of Digital Centre of Excellence
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Lode Dewulf Chief Patient Officer
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Kelly Thorpe Head of Helpline Services
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Felix Jackson Founder and Medical Director
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Dr John Reeves Founder, CEO
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Marcus West Founder and CEO
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John Rountree Managing Partner
Frame background Vlad Hogenhuis Frame IHP Therapeutics
Vlad Hogenhuis Director Board Of Directors
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Philip Cruz Vaccines Medical Director
Frame background Charlotte Fairweather from Bayer Frame Bayer
Charlotte Fairweather Medical Affairs
Frame background Elena Bonfiglioli Frame Microsoft
Elena Bonfiglioli Microsoft Health and Life Sciences EMEA
Frame background Malik Frame Novartis Oncology
Malik Chahed Director, Multichannel Digital Strategy Emerging Growth Markets
Frame background Mark Benthin Frame viihealth
Mark Benthin Founder and CEO
Frame background Arielle Trzcinski Frame Forrester
Arielle Trzcinski Senior Analyst
Frame background Cory Mogk Frame Omnipresence
Cory Mogk AVP, Product Success
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Mark Johnson Director of Digital Engagements Global Medical Information & Operations
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Paul Simms Pharma Provocateur
morning sessions 10:00 - 11:00 am CET
afternoon session 03:00 - 04:00 pm CET
28 Sep monday
morning sessions 10:00 - 11:00 am CET

Your Digital IQ with Multi-Channel Content Revolution

  • Davidek Herron
    Davidek Herron
  • Malik
    Novartis Oncology
    Malik Chahed
  • morten
    Morten K. Sorensen
  • Mark Benthin
    Mark Benthin
afternoon session 03:00 - 04:00 pm CET

Why Customer Experience Management (CXM) is the New Frontier for the Forward Thinking

  • Ferring
    Haider Alleg
  • Elena Bonfiglioli
    Elena Bonfiglioli
  • paul simms
    Paul Simms
  • Sanay Virmani
    Sanjay Virmani
29 Sep tuesday
30 Sep wednesday
1 Oct thursday
2 Oct friday


Conversation Health +
Omnipresence +
novasecta +
Conversation Health
conversationHEALTH is a group of life sciences experts, artificial intelligence engineers, software developers, and medical professionals that, together, are building industry-changing conversational AI solutions. The conversationHEALTH SaaS platform is purpose-built for the life sciences industry and sets the standard in terms of accuracy, compliance and scalability with medically-trained taxonomies, NLP, data sets and integrations.  Conversational agents are developed for health professional, patient and consumer use, and deployed in clinical trial, medical affairs and commercial lines of business.
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Omnipresence is a unified and intelligent customer experience platform (CXM) for healthcare and life sciences organizations with CRM, omnichannel engagement, advanced analytics and AI capabilities in a single platform. Elevate and transform the experiences delivered to healthcare professionals, business partners, patients, and other stakeholders while modernizing disparate systems into a modern, digital ecosystem built on the class-leading Microsoft stack.
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Novasecta is a specialist strategy consulting firm for pharmaceutical and biotech companies. We help our clients to achieve significant performance improvement and sustainable growth by working with their leaders and teams to develop strategies, capabilities, and partnerships.
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med digital +
Med Digital
medDigital works with health and care organisations, including lifescience companies, to overcome healthcare challenges. We are specialists in digital communications with expertise in healthcare. We combine insightful science with seamless digital communications to overcome healthcare challenges and transform patient lives.
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vii +
60 Seconds
60 Seconds is the industry’s leading sales training technology to help Salespeople and Sales Managers improve communication and increase revenue, through practice, evaluation and coaching.
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We love asking, ‘Why?’. It’s a great way to drive to the heart of every project challenge. It’s the inquisitive child within us, that’s never gone away. ‘Why?’ helps us to understand and then solve our clients'​ problems with breakthrough digital solutions. Be that a web, mobile or desktop application. We don't stop there. From Chatbots to Virtual Reality, we are always looking for new ways to break boundaries.

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viihealth is a global, digitally enhanced customer engagement company and the home of SMART Content. The SMART Content Suite is a cloud-based multichannel software solution used by forward-thinking life sciences organisations who need to change and improve the way they engage with customers and maximise their digital ROI
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Cognitant produces visual and interactive health information in 3D for a wide range of audiences, viewable on smartphones, tablets, computers and virtual reality headsets, through our unique platform, healthinote.
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Media-Soft Inc. provides “Pharmacentric Solutions” to the life-science industry in the CRM and CLM/e-Detailing segment. Partners consider Media-Soft as a manufacturer of CRM/CLM solutions which differentiates itself with flexibility, innovation and cost-efficiency. The Pharmacentric solutions from Media-Soft are running offline on iOS, Android and Windows where they have been the first global vendor on these platforms.
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connectmedica +
orix hub +
Vantage partners +
Connect Medica
We offer best in class digital sales and marketing support. We are an American-Polish company dedicated to help the Pharmaceutical Industry provide Customer Experience (CX) through innovative omnichannel and digital solutions designed for medical, pharma and health-related brands. We help companies boost business performance with innovative digital solutions If you are looking to increase sales, you need to choose the most effective strategy- to provide the customer with best in class service based on personal insight gained through the salesforce’s relationships. We help transform companies into digitally integrated & empowered organizations with the use of our omnichannel platform.
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Orix Hub
At Orix Hub, we focus on business needs, support the development of effective strategies, and design high quality scalable solutions. Orix Hub provides high quality expertise bringing innovative solutions to help grow your business. ​We work with key data and system vendors in the industry to gain credible insights to make the most informative decisions to support your business
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Vantage Partners

Vantage Partners is a consulting and training firm that helps companies innovate more quickly, execute with greater discipline, and collaborate more effectively, for sustained impact and growth.

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Within3 is the leading software communications company for life science and healthcare organizations. Our online discussion platform allows organizations to compliantly engage physicians, nurses, payers, and patients in groups large or small. Unlike a web conference where everyone must be available at the exact same time, Within3's online discussion platform allows important stakeholder conversations to take place over days, weeks, or indefinitely. This innovative approach fosters deep discussion while maximizing the convenience. When engagement matters, companies choose Within3.
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Ciklopea is an industry-focused provider of linguistic solutions for pharmaceutical industry, enabling companies to reach, engage and support global clients and customers. Ciklopea’s pharmaceutical translation solutions have been developed to meet and exceed the stringent demands of the pharma industry through combination of professional human knowledge, smart application of the cutting-edge technologies and a highly developed project management.
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media partners

EMG Health +
pharma phorum +
EMG Health
Here at EMG-Health we aim to provide high quality programmes and information for healthcare professionals of all specialties to help them carry out their day-to-day tasks and explore avenues for future growth. EMG-Health consists of three active divisions at present; EMJ a healthcare publisher,  European Medical Careers (EMC), and European Medical Media (EMM), with the vision to expand into new divisions as the enterprise continues to experience rapid growth.
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Pharma Phorum
pharmaphorum combines industry leading publications, strategic consulting and a content-driven stakeholder engagement agency. We support our pharmaceutical industry clients through both the reach and reputation of our publication and our consultative and creative capabilities in marketing, medical, communications and digital innovation.
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