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Date:21 Sep
Venue:Medicon Valley Alliance (HubNordic) – Auditorium, Arne Jacobsens Allé 15, 2300 Kbh. S (Ørestad)


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Mia Ritterband-Rosenbaum

Mia Ritterband-Rosenbaum

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Medicon Valley Alliance Boost Seminar – Gaining a Competitive Edge in Life Sciences: Exploring Digital Trends and Tools for Sustainable and Compliant Product Creation

In this seminar two MVA members, TECHNIA and Novo Nordisk, join forces to share more holistic insights about digital trends and tools for sustainable and compliant product creation and warmly welcome you.

The Life Sciences industry can create products faster and more efficiently, while ensuring long-term business sustainability and compliancy by understanding trends and taking advantage of the right digital tools. This seminar will provide insights into the sustainable creation of life saving products.

Join us for an afternoon and get the opportunity to learn, exchange ideas, build relationships and mingle with fellow colleagues from the Medicon Valley region. Our goal is to make sure companies, from Startups to large organizations, have an edge in today’s competitive business environment.

This seminar is for professionals in the Life Sciences, Medical Device, and Pharmaceutical & BioTech industries who are seeking to develop products in a compliant and sustainable manner.

Date: Thursday 21st September, 2023
Time: 12.30 – 17.30 CEST
Venue: Medicon Valley Alliance, Arne Jacobsens Allé 15, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark – Meeting room: Auditorium



12:30 Networking, registration & light lunch
13:00 Welcome and introduction to Medicon Valley Alliance and TECHNIA Life Sciences
David Munis Zepernick, Director, Member Engagement & Communication, Medicon Valley Alliance
Annelie Uvhagen, Director, TECHNIA Life Sciences
13:20 Navigating through the Maze: Unlocking the Path to Product Success
Rehan Chaudry, Sales Executive, TECHNIA Life Sciences
13:35 Digital Science And The Lab Of The Future – Focus on Research and Innovation, not Administration
Dr. Meike Diepenbroek, Senior Business Consultant, TECHNIA Life Sciences
14:05 Develop safe and effective medical devices with collaborative design and simulation
Henrik Limborg, Team Manager, TECHNIA Life Sciences
14:45 Coffee & Networking
15:00 Regulatory Compliance & PLM – the digital approach to successful product registrations
Sandra Larsson, Business Consultant, TECHNIA Life Sciences
15:40 KEYNOTE: Utilizing simulation to improve device design, assembly lines, and product maintenance in the pharma industry
Tim Brix Nerenst, PhD, Senior Design Engineer, Novo Nordisk
16:40 Closing Remarks & Questions
Annelie Uvhagen, Director, TECHNIA Life Sciences
16:45 Mingle, networking, drinks, and light refreshments
17:30 End of Boost Seminar



Annelie Uvhagen, Director at TECHNIA Life Sciences
Annelie Uvhagen is an accomplished professional and a strong leader within PLM & Virtual Twins for the Life Sciences industry. She has been with TECHNIA for more than 20 years and her current role involves global responsibility for the TECHNIA Life Sciences business, where she manages a global team of about 50 industry domain experts, delivering software and services to Life Sciences clients worldwide. Her passionate leadership and strategic vision to make product creation sustainable to improve, prolong and save lives, have made it possible for TECHNIA to become a global industry leader in PLM solutions for Life Sciences.
Rehan Chaudry, Sales Executive at TECHNIA Life Sciences 
Rehan Chaudry is passionate about inspiring and helping others succeed, by connecting people and facilitating pioneering knowledge-sharing sessions to contribute to a more sustainable world. Rehan offers advise and know-how regarding digitalization and business transformation through a PLM approach, helping companies become more competitive and profitable.
Dr. Meike Diepenbroek, Senior Business Consultant at TECHNIA Life Sciences
Meike Diepenbroek is a Senior Business Consultant at TECHNIA Life Sciences, specialized in laboratory and scientific management. She received her doctoral degree in Biomedical Neuroscience from the University of Tübingen, Germany, and has more than 10 years of R&D experiences from academia and industry. She is passionate about knowledge, interventions and technologies that are used in healthcare, and the development of new concepts by bringing people and data together in a smart way.
Henrik Limborg, Team Manager at TECHNIA Life Sciences
Henrik Limborg is a Team Manager in the Life Science area of TECHNIA, he is leading a skilled team of consultants. With more than 12 years of experience in digitalizing our Life Sciences customers R&D, Regulatory and Quality processes. He is passionate about delivering smarter ways of working through the integration of people, processes, data, and tools.
Sandra Larsson, Business Consultant at TECHNIA Life Sciences
Sandra Larsson is a Business Consultant in Life Science area of TECHNIA, specialized in Regulatory Affairs, Market Registration and Design Controls. With more than 10 years’ experience of working in the Medical Device industry in fields such as Research & Development and Regulatory Affairs she holds a strong knowledge about the Regulatory Complexity in Product Development and Registration and the challenges you face working in a regulated industry. She is passionate about working with people, processes, data, and tools and how to apply a PLM way of working in all aspects.
Tim Brix Nerenst, Ph.D, Senior Design Engineer at Novo Nordisk
Tim Brix Nerenst, Ph.D., is a Senior Design Engineer who possesses a strong passion for leveraging state-of-the-art simulation techniques to enhance product and assembly design. With a background in mechanical engineering, Tim’s expertise lies in variation simulation, enabling him to detect potential design flaws at the early stages of development. This proactive approach not only leads to cost savings but also enhances overall product performance. In his current role as a Virtual Development Expert, Tim is committed to promoting the widespread adoption of simulation in production. By advocating for its increased utilization, he aims to optimize manufacturing processes, improve product quality, and drive overall efficiency.
Björn Lundin, Technical Manager at TECHNIA Simulation Nordics Benelux Poland
Björn is a mechanical engineer with 15+ years of experience in the simulation industry. After 10 years as a simulation consultant, Björn is now making sure TECHNIA Simulation’s customers get best in class training and support.
Niclas Lindberg, Sales Manager at TECHNIA Life Sciences
Niclas is a Sales Manager with over 25 years’ experience in sales and marketing. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, his work with TECHNIA includes helping their life sciences partners turn regulatory complexity into a competitive advantage.


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