Welcome and Keynotes

Roland Goehde
Chairman, GHA & Vice-Chairman, AV
German Health Alliance (GHA) & Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft (AV) , Germany
Dr Thomas Steffen
State Secretary
Federal Ministry of Health (BMG), Germany
Bernt Bieber
SVP Direct Sales
Siemens Healthineers, Germany

Opening Discussion

Ousmane Fall
Director of Non-Sovereign Operations and Private Sector
African Development Bank Group (AfDB)
Ghazi Darghouth, MBA
Institut des Métiers de Santé, Tunisia
Anke Tessin
Senior Manager International Development Cooperation
B. Braun SE, Germany
Claudia Voss
Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft (AV)

Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) - Diagnostic and Treatment

Hon. Alexander Acquah
Deputy Minister of Health
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Ghana
Prof. Harald Renz, MD
Professor and Director
Institute of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiochemistry, Molecular Diagnostics & Philipps University Marburg & University Hospital Giessen and Marburg GmbH, Germany
Brenda Kokwaro
Sector Expert Health Kenya
Africa Business Network, Kenya
Atef Fawaz
Executive Director
eHealth Africa, Nigeria
Asmau Nitardy
Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft (AV)

Women and Child Health

Dr. Saeduldeen Saed
Deputy Minister of Health Libya
Ministry of Health, Libya
Dr Marcus Leonhardt
Gesundes Afrika (Amref), Germany
Anna Rainer
Senior Manager Global Stakeholder Relations
Bayer AG, Germany
Dr Andreas Ullrich
Charité Center for Clinical Global Women Health
Charité - University Medicine Berlin, Germany/WHO
Martina Moellers
Marti Connecting Africa, Germany

Healthcare Infrastructure, Skills Development and Digitalisation

Elizabeth Adeshina
Founder / CEO
Wazima Health, Nigeria
Prof. Dr Lutz Muekke, PhD
Director Institutional Partnerships Africa
Lecturio GmbH, Germany
Ansgar Kadura
Co-Founder & Chief Services Officer
Wingcopter GmbH, Germany
Ralf Schmitz
Chief Commercial Officer
AXESS Networks, Germany
Ole Per Maloy
CEO Middle East and Southern & Eastern Africa
Siemens Healthineers, Germany
Corinne Effinger
Independent Journalist

Medicines (Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Generic Drugs and Vaccines)

Dr Anna Lotte Boettcher
Senior Policy Officer, Division 100 Global Health Policy and Financing
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)
Skhumbuzo Ngozwana
International Lead Expert for Pharmaceutical Sector Technology and Investment Partnerships
Karim Bendhaou
Head of Africa Bureau
Merck Life Science KGaA, Germany
Dr Shaheer Bardissi
Minapharm Pharmaceuticals, Egypt
Dr Rabera Kenyanya
Head Technical Operations
Kenya BioVax Institute, Kenya
Paawana Abalo
Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft (AV)

Financing and Investing in Healthcare Projects: Regulatory Framework and Implementation

Prof. Abderrazack Adoum Fouda
State Secretary
Ministry of Public Health and Prevention, Chad
Torsten Reinecke
Vice President Africa
Sysmex Europe SE, Germany
Silven Chikengezha
Health Services Sector Lead
International Finance Cooperation (IFC)
Sandrine Henton
EG Capital, Kenya
Dr Marlis Sieburger
Head Of Division Health, Education and Social Protection, Southern African Countries
KfW Development Bank, Germany
Chiara-Felicitas Otto
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