Plenary Sessions

May 31st

09h00

Opening Session

Andrea Lima, Executive Director of Forum Saúde XXI
Adalberto Campos Fernandes, Chairman of Cascais International Health Forum
Carlos Carreiras, Mayor of Cascais
Ana Paula Martins, Health Minister of Portugal

09h30

Opening Conference | Health Systems in a Challenging World

Josep Figueras, Director and cofounder of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

10h00

Plenary Session 1
Healthcare Beyond Limits: Rethinking the Next Generation of AI

Niall McDonagh, Director of Healthcare, Research and Education, Public Sector EMEA, Google Cloud | Guest Speaker
Cláudia Antunes, Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Engineering of Instituto Superior Técnico | Guest Speaker
Laura Gil Alberdi, Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio, UAX · Department of Medicine | Commentator
António Vaz Carneiro, Full Professor at FMUL and President ISBE | Moderator

11h00

Networking

11h30

Conference | Leadership in Health Systems

Peter Van Der Voort, Full Professor School for Business and Society Utrecht

12h00

Plenary Session 2
Rethinking Value Creation in Health Systems Transition

Ana Etges, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Department of Epidemology, School of Medicine | Guest Speaker
Adolfo Mesquita Nunes, Lawyer, Partner at Pérez-Llorca | Guest Speaker
Patrícia Ramalho, MovSaúde Association | Commentator
Ema Paulino, President of National Association of Pharmacies | Moderator

13h00

Lunch Break

14h00

Plenary Session 3
Digital Health: Trends, Opportunities, and Challenges

Félix Rubial Bernárdez, Ourense, Verín and O Barco de Valdeorras Health Area Manager | Guest Speaker
Patrícia Borges, Public Sector & Health Director, NTT Data | Guest Speaker
Rita Veloso, Board ULS Santo António | Commentator
Maria do Céu Machado, President Medical Sciences Society of Lisbon | Moderator

15h00

Conference | Health and Digital Transformation – A Human Approach

Carlos Zorrinho, Member of European Parliament

15h30

Plenary Session 4
Global Strategy on Health, Environment and Climate Change

Pedro Matos Soares, Principal Researcher at IDL and Professor both at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon | Guest Speaker
Júlia Seixas, Pro-Rector FCT Universidade Nova de Lisboa | Guest Speaker
Luís Campos, President of the Portuguese Council for Health and the Environment | Commentator
Christopher Millet, NIHR Professor of Public Health at Imperial College London and Visiting Full Professor ENSP NOVA | Moderator

16h30

Networking

17h00

Plenary Session 5
Innovation Towards a Better Life

David Shepherd, FRCGP GP - Clinical Lead - Risk Stratification - Leicestershire and Rutland Integrated Care System, NHS UK | Guest Speaker
TBC | Guest Speaker
João Almeida Lopes, President APIFARMA | Commentator
Catarina Castro, Economist | Moderator

18h00

Conference | The Challenges of the Welfare State in a Changing Europe

Luís Marques Mendes, Lawyer, State Counselor

18h30

Closing of Day One

June 1st

09h00

Conference | Health System Challenges

Eurico Castro Alves, Coordinator of the SNS Emergency Plan

09h30

Conference | Rethinking Human Resources for Health – On the Edge of the Post-Modern Era

James Buchan, Senior Fellow, Health Foundation, Editor Emeritus Human Resources for Health

10h00

Plenary Session 6
Global Health and Global Policies – Think Global Act Locally

Luís Sambo, Chairman of the Recognition Committee of the World Federation for Medical Education | Guest Speaker
Mujaheed Shaikh, Professor of Health Governance at Hertie School, Berlin | Guest Speaker
Bernd Rosenbichler, Founder of non-profit organization “Branewo gUG” (Brave New World) | Commentator
Maria de Belém Roseira, Frmer Health Minister of Portugal | Moderator

11h00

Networking

11h30

Conference | Role of Private Sector in Health Systems in Transition

Alberto de Rosa, Ribera Salud Health Group President

12h00

Plenary Session 7
Public and Private Sectors in Health System Development

Miguel Gouveia, Associate Professor, Universidade Católica Portuguesa | Guest Speaker
Emmanuel de Geuser, CEO Vivalto Santé | Guest Speaker
Isabel Vaz, CEO Luz Saúde | Commentator
Óscar Gaspar, President of Portuguese Association of Private Hospitalization | Moderator

13h00

Lunch Break

14h00

Plenary Session 8
Health System Reforms – Lessons to be Learned

Samantha Jones, Consultant NHS | Guest Speaker
Fernando Leal da Costa, Former Minister of Health | Guest Speaker
Eurico Castro Alves, Coordinator of the SNS Emergency Plan | Commentator
Álvaro Beleza, President of SEDES | Moderator

15h00

Conference – A Global Vision for a Global Health

Princess Zahra Aga Khan

15h30

Plenary Session 9
Global Challenges in the Next Decade

Margarida Matos Rosa, Former President of the Portuguese Competition Authority and Board Member at Princeton’s Association of Graduate Alumni | Guest Speaker
Nazaré da Costa Cabral, President of the Public Finance Council | Guest Speaker
Jeancarlo Cavalcante, Vice President of the Federal Council of Medicine of Brazil President of the Portuguese-speaking Medical Community and Director of IAMRA | Commentator
Sónia Dias,Full Professor and Director ENSP NOVA University | Moderator

16h30

Closing Conference | The Challenges of Health in a Changing World

Paulo Macedo, CEO Caixa Geral de Depósitos

17h00

Closing Session

Sua Excelência o Presidente da República, Professor Doutor Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa | TBC

Parallel Sessions

May 31st

09h30-11h00

SPL1 Parallel Session Empowering Patients: Navigating Health Data Together

Tamara Milagre, President of the Patient Association EVITA | Coordinator
Bernd Rosenbichler, Founder of non-profit organization “Branewo gUG” (Brave New World) | Panel
Miguel Amador, Chief Innovation Officer at Complear | Panel
Paulo Gonçalves, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Plataforma Saúde em Diálogo | Panel

SPL2 Parallel Session Health Tech Startups and Innovation

David Magboule, CEO LabToMarket | Coordinator
Hélia Pereira, Rector of the European University | Panel
Ricardo Encarnação, Medical Director of Roche Farmacêutica | Panel
Rita Veloso, Executive Member of the ULS Santo António Board of Directors | Panel
Sandra Cavaca, President SPMS | Panel

SPL3 Parallel Session Healthcare Financing – Reforms in healthcare financing mechanisms

Ricardo Mestre, Former Secretary of State of Health | Coordinator
David Shepherd, FRCGP GP - Clinical Lead - Risk Stratification - Leicestershire and Rutland Integrated Care System, NHS UK | Panel
Filipe Charters de Azevedo, Economist, graduated from Nova School of Business and Master in Statistics | Panel
Luís Filipe Pereira, Former Health Minister of Portugal | Panel
Nazaré da Costa Cabral, Chaired the Superior Council of the Public Finance Council | Panel
Pedro Correia, Médis Director | Panel

SPL4 Parallel Session Global Health Governance

Maria do Céu Machado, President Medical Sciences Society of Lisbon | Coordinator
André Biscaia, Family Doctor at Unidade de Saúde Familiar Marginal | Panel
Isabel Vaz, CEO Luz Saúde | Panel
Luís Lapão, Professor de Sistemas de Informação em Saúde e Saúde Digital na UNL | Panel
Margarida Bajanca, Partner at New Angle | Panel

SPL5 Parallel Session Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety

Paulo Sousa, Associate Professor and Director of the Department of Health Strategies at the National School of Public Health - NOVA University Lisbon | Coordinator
Ana Lebre, Coordinator of STOP-Infeção Hospitalar 2.0 | Painel
Daniel Arnal, Head of the Surgical Process at the Fundacion Alcorcon University Hospital | Painel
Eduarda Reis, President of Clinical Council Lusíadas Saúde | Painel
Válter Fonseca, Staff Member, Quality of Care and Patient Safety, World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe | Panel

11h30-13h00

SPL6 Parallel Session Leadership in Organ Donation and Transplantation

Ana França, Transplantation Consultant at Instituto Português do Sangue e da Transplantação, I.P. | Coordinator
Cristina Jorge, Leader of the Nephrology Department at Curry Cabral Hospital | Panel
Eduardo Sousa, Organ Donation Coordinator, and uDCD program coordinator at ULS Coimbra-Hospitais | Panel
Fernando Macário, SVP and global Chief Medical Officer of Diaverum AB | Panel
Margarida Ivo da Silva, National Transplant Coordinator at Portuguese Institute of Blood and Transplantation, IP | Panel
Maria João Quadrado, MD PhD ophthalmologist at UOC | Panel
Marti Manyalich, President of the DTI Foundation (Donation & Transplantation Institute) | Panel
Paulo Calvinho, MD Consultant in Cardiothoracic surgery | Panel
Sandra Tafulo, Ph.D., Biomedical Scientist Specialist in Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics | Panel

SPL7 Parallel Session Digital Health in Public Health

Ricardo Baptista Leite, CEO of HealthAI - The Global Agency for Responsible AI in Health, based in Geneva | Coordinator
Adam Ruciman, Senior Business Development Manager, Head of Center for Health Vodafone | Panel
Mónica Oliveira, Full Professor of the Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon | Panel
Ricardo Constantino, Partner & Head of Health & Public Sector da NTT DATA Portugal | Panel

SPL8 Parallel Session Value in Health: It´s Happening

Anne Geubelle, CEO Prologica | Coordinator
Adolfo Mesquita Nunes, Lawyer, Partner at Pérez-Llorca | Panel
Ana Etges, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Department of Epidemology, School of Medicine | Panel
Ana Raquel Santos, President of the Board of ULS of Baixo Mondego | Panel
Anabela Silva, Project Manager at Prológia | Panel
Filipe Costa, Professor in Management & VBHC at Nova SBE Exec. Education | Panel
José Pina, CEO & Founder Future-Healthcare Group | Panel

SPL9 Parallel Session Health and Longevity

Sónia Dias, Director of NOVA School of Public Health NOVA University of Lisbon | Coordinator
Gustavo Tato Borges, President of the Board of the National Association of Public Health Doctors | Panel
Isabel Miguéns, President of Santa Casa da Misericórdia of Cascais | Panel
Jorge Barroso Dias, President of the Portuguese Society of Occupational Medicine | Panel
Laura Gil Alberti, Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio and CEO at Cromatrix | Panel
Manuel Lemos, President of União das Misericórdias Portuguesas | Panel
Maria João Marques, ENSP Universidade Nova de Lisboa | Panel
Mécia Fonseca, Value & Access Head | Panel
Neuza Teixeira, Country Medical Director GSK in Portugal | Panel

SPL10 Parallel Session The Impact of Loneliness on Ageing

João Machado, President of Ageas Foundation | Coordinator
António Fonseca, Psychologist, Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education and Psychology of the Portuguese Catholic University | Panel
Isabel Rosado, Co-Founder and CEO at Palhaços d´Opital | Panel
Joana Moreira, CEO at Reformers | Panel
Margarida Guedes Quinhones, Executive Director at Associação Pedalar Sem Idade Portugal | Panel
Sara Gonçalves, Founder and CEO at Actif | Painel

14h30-16h00

SPL11 Parallel Session Climate Change and Health

Fernando Vaz, Director of the Ophthalmology Service of Hospital de Braga | Coordinator
Carlos Robalo Cordeiro, Full Professor of Pulmonology in Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra (FMUC) | Panel
Guilherme Monteiro Ferreira, Market Access & External Affairs Director of GSK | Panel
João Queiroz e Melo, Co-founder and Vice President of Conselho Português para a Saúde e Ambiente | Panel

SPL12 Parallel Session Homecare New Challenges and Opportunities

José Mendes Ribeiro, Executive Director of Centro de Saúde Digital Portugal SA. | Coordinator
Adão Rocha, President of APTAS | Panel
Ana Rita Londral, Director of Value for Health CoLAB | Panel
Carlos Catalão, Access and Innovation Director, Roche Diagnostics | Panel
Francisco Miranda Duarte, Senior consultant in the healthcare sector | Panel
Marta Martins, Administrator of the New Care and Solutions Cluster at CUF | Panel
Sofia Athayde, Councilor of the Lisbon City Council (CML) | Panel

SPL13 Parallel Session Saúdes: o BI da saúde dos Portugueses 2021-2024

Maria Silveira, Responsible for the Strategic Orchestration at Médis Healthcare Ecosystem, Ageas Group | Coordinator
Joana Barbosa, Partner at Return on Ideas | Speaker
Adalberto Campos Fernandes, Chairman of Cascais International Health Forum | Panel
Helena Marujo, Professor at Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas da Universidade de Lisboa | Panel
Sónia Dias, Director of NOVA School of Public Health NOVA University of Lisbon | Panel
Tânia Gaspar, Coordinator of the Portuguese Laboratory for Healthy Workplaces | Panel

SPL14 Parallel Session Patient-Centered Care

Bruno Almeida, Deputy Clinical Director of APDP | Coordinator
Bárbara Aguiar, Medical Officer, Department of Quality in Health, DGS | Panel
Belmiro Rocha, President of the Portuguese Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (APER) | Panel
Bruno Trigo, Director of Architecture, Business and Data, SPMS | Panel
Daniel Ferreira, Clinical Director of Hospital da Luz Digital, Luz Health | Panel
Leandro Luís, Health Services Manager in ULS de São José | Panel
Luísa Pereira, Director of Palliative Care Unit, CUF Tejo | Panel

SPL15 Parallel Session Health Parliament Portugal – From What Became Reality to What Remains to be Done

João Condeixa | Coordinator
António Teixeira Rodrigues, Health Parliament Portugal 1st Edition | Panel
Francisco Goiana da Silva, Health Parliament Portugal 2nd Edition | Panel

16h30-18h00

SPL16 Parallel Session Public Private Partnerships in Health Systems

José Bento, Chairman of the Cascais Hospital Board | Coordinator
Armindo Monteiro, President of Confederation of Industry of Portugal | Panel
Germano de Sousa, Clinical Pathologist Administrator and Founder of CMLGS | Panel
Ricardo Reis, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics | Panel

SPL17 Parallel Session Territory, Health, and Wellness

Eduarda Marques da Costa, Associate Professor at the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning of the University of Lisbon | Coordinator
Filomena Carnide, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Human Motricity, University of Lisbon | Panel
João Vasconcelos, Assistant Professor at Instituto Politécnico de Leiria | Panel
Maria Silveira, Responsible for the Strategic Orchestration at Médis Healthcare Ecosystem, Ageas Group | Panel
Paulo Nossa, Auxiliar Professor at Geography and Tourism Department of University of Coimbra | Panel
Sara Dias, Head of the Management and Territorial Studies Division of Cascais City Council | Panel

SPL18 Parallel Session Universal Healthcare Coverage – to Ensure Access for All Citizens

Maria de Belém Roseira, Former Health Minister of Portugal | Coordinator
Ana Paula Harfouche, Hospital Administrator | Panel
António Lacerda Sales, Former Deputy of Portuguese Parliament | Panel
Luís Sambo, Chair of the Recognition Committee of the World Federation for Medical Education | Panel

SPL19 Parallel Session Sustainable Health Towards Cancer Prevention

Andrea Lima, Founder & Executive Director at Fórum Saúde XX | Coordinator
Patrícia Ramalho, Associação MovSaúde | Coordinator
Conceição Calhau, Full Professor NOVA Medical School | Painel
David Magboulé, CEO LabToMarket | Panel
Ema Paulino, President of Portuguese ANF Pharmacies Association | Panel
Fábio Sousa Gomes, Health Authority and Assistant Clinical Director for Primary Health Care at the Local Health Unit of the Leiria Region | Painel

SPL20 Parallel Session Oral Health Professions Platform

Orlando Monteiro da Silva, President of the Portuguese Association of Liberal Professionals | Coordinator
Adalberto Campos Fernandes, Chairman of Cascais International Health Forum | Panel
Maria de Fátima Duarte, Presidente da Direção da Associação Portuguesa de Higienistas Orais | Panel
Miguel Pavão, President of the Portuguese Dental Association | Panel
Pedro Freitas, President of the Portuguese Association of Dental Prosthesis Technicians | Panel

June 1st

09h30-11h00

SPL21 Parallel Session Public Health Preparedness

André Peralta-Santos, Deputy Director General of Health | Coordinator
Bernardo Gomes, Public Health Doctor | Panel
Fernando Almeida, President INSA | Panel
Filomeno Fortes, President of the Association for the Development of Tropical Medicine (ADMT) in Portugal | Panel
Sílvia Sousa, Public Health Doctor, Ministry of National Defence Health Division | Painel

SPL22 Parallel Session Innovation of Health Professions

Orlando Monteiro da Silva, President of the Portuguese Association of Liberal Professionals | Coordinator
Artur Miler, Dentist and Professor at Fernando Pessoa University | Panel
Carla Castro, Member of the Advisory Board of the Portuguese Association for Liberal Professionals | Panel
Elena Córdoba Azcárte, Director of International Affairs at Unión Profesional | Panel
Hugo Rodrigues, Chief of Vascular Surgery at HFAR | Panel
Teresa Santos, Professor European University | Panel

SPL23 Parallel Session Health Policy and Regulation

Jorge Seguro Sanches, Former Deputy of Portuguese Parliament | Coordinator
Francisco Roxo, CEO ISEG Executive Education | Panel
Maria Antónia Almeida Santos, Former Deputy of Portuguese Parliament | Panel

SPL24 Parallel Session Healthcare Innovation Ecosystem

Ema Paulino, President of Portuguese ANF Pharmacies Association | Coordinator
João Varandas Fernandes, President of CCRIA - Convergence of Integrated Responsibility Centres Association | Panel
Luís Abrantes, CEO at Generis | Panel
Patrícia Calado, Head of Clinical Innovation at NTT DATA Portugal | Panel
Rui Santos Ivo, President of INFARMED Authority of Medicines and Health Products | Painel

SPL25 Parallel Session Partnership for Sustainability and Resilience of Health Systems

Maria do Rosário Trindade, Corporate Affairs & Market Access Director at Astrazeneca | Coordinator
Adalberto Campos Fernandes, Chairman of Cascais International Health Forum | Panel
Fernando Leal da Costa, Former Health Minister | Panel
Mónica Oliveira, Full Professor of the Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon | Panel

11h30-13h00

SPL26 Parallel Session To be announced

SPL27 Parallel Session Reform of SNS – Local Health Units
A New Generation of Hospitals

Manuel Delgado, CEO IQVIA Portugal | Coordinator
Adelaide Belo, Senior Graduate Assistant in Internal Medicine | Panel
Alexandre Lourenço,CEO Coimbra Local Health Unit | Panel
Carlos das Neves Martins, President of ULS Santa Maria | Panel
Henrique Capelas, President ULS Tâmega e Sousa | Panel
Miguel Paiva, President ULS Entre Douro e Vouga, EPE | Panel
Rosa Matos, President ULS São José | Panel

SPL28 Parallel Session Physical Exercise and Health: Challenges of the Present and Beyond

Sandra Martins, Associate Professor at Universidade Europeia and Vice-President of the Portuguese Association of Exercise Physiologists | Coordinator
Analiza Silva, Associate Professor at Faculdade de Motricidade Humana, Universidade de Lisboa (FMH-UL) and Research Team Leader | Panel
Cláudio Correia, Physiotherapy Coordinator at Sport Lisboa e Benfica Professional Football Team | Panel
João Viana, Vice-Rector at University of Maia and Vice-Director of the Research Centre CIDESD | Panel
Luís Bettencourt Sardinha, Professor and Dean, Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon | Panel
Paulo Rocha, Professor and Senior Officer at the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth | Panel

SPL29 Parallel Session Health Literacy: contributions from One Health to Planetary Health

Cristina Vaz Almeida, President of the Portuguese Society for Health Literacy (SPLS) | Coordinator
Pedro Teixeira, Professor at the School of Medicine of the University of Minho and researcher in the area of population health | Panel
Tiago Pereira, Executive Member of the OPP Board | Panel
Susana Fonseca, Vice-President and Sustainable Societies Coordinator | Panel
Xavier Teles Canavilhas, Coordinator of the OMV Youth Office | Panel

SPL30 Parallel Session Mental Health and Quality of Life

Tânia Gaspar, Coordinator of the Portuguese Laboratory for Healthy Workplaces | Coordinator
Filipa Santos, Psychologist, Clinical Director, Association of Health and Safety at Work Companies (AEST) | Panel
Isabel Soares, Psychologist, Full Professor at the University of Minho, coordinator of ProChild CoLab | Panel
José Manuel Boa Vida, MD, President of the Association for the Protection of Portuguese Diabetics (APDP) | Panel
Luís Manuel Moreira da Rocha, MD Member of the Board of Pulmonology and Occupational Medicine Services at IPO Porto | Painel
Margarida Matos, Full Professor at the University of Lisbon and the Catholic University | Panel
Nuno Marques, Professor Faculty of Medicine at the University of Lisbon | Panel

14h30-16h00

SPL31 Parallel Session Improving the Health Workforce for a Better Health System

José Fragata, Co-director of the Heart Center of CUF Hospitals and Coordinator of the Cardiac Surgery Unit | Coordinator
Alexandra Bento, Former Presidente of Professional Society of Portuguese Nutritionists | Panel
Inês Fronteira, Professor at the National School of Public Health at NOVA University Lisbon | Panel
José Luís Carvalho, Human Resources Manager at CUF | Panel
Ricardo Correia de Matos, President of the Regional Board of Directors of the da Ordem dos Enfermeiros Centro | Panel

SPL32 Parallel Session Adolescent’s Voice on Health and Wellbeing

Maria do Céu Machado, President Medical Sciences Society of Lisbon | Coordinator
Tânia Gaspar, Coordinator of the Portuguese Laboratory for Healthy Workplaces | Coordinator

SPL33 Parallel Session Health Expenditure vs Health Investment

Catarina Castro, Economist & Markets Analyst | Coordinator
André Rufino, Director for the Healthcare Ecosystem at Ageas Portugal | Panel
Erik King, GSK Europe Vice-President & Portugal General Manager | Panel
Eurico Castro Alves, Coordinator of the SNS Emergency Plan | Panel
Gonçalo Saraiva, President of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation | Panel
Henrique Lopes, Director of “Nova Center for Global Health Lab”, da NOVA-IMS | Panel
Pedro Dominguinhos, President of the National Monitoring Committee of PPR | Panel
Simon Gineste, Portugal Novartis President | Painel

SPL34 Parallel Session Domiciliary Hospitalization

Delfim Rodrigues, National Coordinator of the SNS Home Hospitalization Program | Coordinator
Alexandra Teixeira, Graduate Assistant in Medical Oncology at Hospital Senhora da Oliveira, Guimarães | Panel
Félix Rubial Bernárdez, Ourense, Verín and O Barco de Valdeorras Health Area Manager | Panel
Paula Alexandra Ferreira Godinho, Hospital Administrator | Panel

SPL35 Parallel Session Empowering Hearing Health: Inclusive Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies

Helena Caria, Professor at School of Health, Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal (ESS/IPS), Setúbal, Portugal | Coordinator
António Ricardo Miranda, President and Founder Member of OUVIR (Hear) | Panel
Kátia Freire, Co–chair of Make Listening Safe of the WHO’s WHF | Panel
Luísa Monteiro, M.D. ENT Physician, Master in Audiology | Panel
Pedro Brás da Silva, Speech and Language Therapist | Panel
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