EIT Health at the World Health Summit


Online and Berlin

EIT Health CEO, Jan-Philipp Beck, will be speaking at the World Health Summit in a session organised by BioMed Alliance, titled, “Europe: Follower or Leader in Health Research and Innovation?”

Together with other prominent speakers including Dr. Özlem Türeci, BioNTech Chief Medical Officer; Prof. Karin Sipido, KU Leuven and Jan Geissler, Patvocates; Jan-Philipp will be discussing how EU research can remain competitive and how health research initiatives can help reach important health objectives. The session will be moderated by Wilfried Ellmeier, President of BioMed Alliance.

The session will take place on Sunday 24 October from 11:00 to 12:30.

About the World Health Summit:
The World Health Summit is one of the world’s leading strategic forums for global health. Every October, the World Health Summit draws international experts from academia, politics, the private sector, and civil society to Berlin. During the three-day summit, stakeholders and decision-makers from 100 countries and every field in healthcare work together to find solutions to global health challenges and set the agenda for a healthier future.  You can find more information about the Summit here.