Symposium on Sustainability in Life Sciences - improving patient's health while protecting the environment

The symposium is aimed at colleagues from industry and academia who are interested in sustainability and innovation.

Discover testimonials and shared insights with regards to the innovative transformation of the biopharma production value chain into a sustainable process.
Key experts from academia and industry will share examples of innovation implemented to reduce the environmental impact of biopharma production: how processes can be transformed to support sustainability goals, how these processes can be included in the overall strategy of the company and facility design, and how we can continue to optimise from biopharma production waste as of today.

09:45 Introduction by BioAlps


Keynote presentation

Mr Michael Fürst, Global Head Social Business,UCB, Bulle (FR), Applying a sustainability strategy to biopharma production


Sustainability in Life Sciences: how sustainability can be integrated along the biopharma production value chain – insights from industry, academia and startups

Moderated by

Mr David Avery, Head of Sustainability and Cleantech at Switzerland Global Enterprise

Confirmed Speakers

  • Prof. Christophe Allemann, Head of Chemtech Institute and Ordinary Professor, HEIA-FR
  • Mr Cyril Faivre, Directeur Commercial & Marketing, ALPS Automation
  • Mr Michael Fürst, Global Head Social Business, UCB
  • Mr Henri Klunge, Co-Founder, WaVa
  • Mr Frédéric Reymond, Key Account Manager, Life Sciences and Foodtech, Innovaud