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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Summit Kick off with Ophthalmology Innovation Cycle & Financing Update

Presented By:
William J. Link, PhD, Managing Director - Versant Ventures

8:50 - 10:10 AM

Ophthalmology Innovation Showcase

Introduced By:
Brent Jones, National Sales Director, Ophthalmics - Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
William Wiley, MD, Medical Director - Cleveland Eye Clinic

AcuFocus | Yari Mitchell, VP, Medical Affairs & Business Strategy

PowerVision | Barry Cheskin, Co-Founder, President & CEO

Cassini | Mark Packer, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Allotex | David Muller, CEO

KERANOVA | Fabrice Romano, CEO & Chairman

Perfect Lens | Steven Smathers, President

iVeena Delivery Systems | Bala Ambati, MD, PhD, MBA, President & Founder

LacriScience | Vladimir Feingold, CEO

BlephEx | James Rynerson, MD, President & CEO

Refocus Group | Mike Judy, CEO

CorneaGen | Monty Montoya, President & CEO

Kedalion Therapeutics | Peter Noymer, PhD, CEO

Panoptes Pharma | Franz Obermayr, PhD, CEO

10:40 - 11:25 AM

Spotlight on Dry Eye

Recent developments on dry eye disease treatment.

Kala Pharmaceuticals | Mark Iwicki, Chairman & CEO

Oyster Point Pharma | Jeffrey Nau, PhD, President & CEO

Sight Sciences | Shawn O’Neil, SVP, Sales & Marketing

Tear Film Innovations | Rob Thornhill, CEO

11:25 - 12:10 PM

Spotlight on MIGS

Competitive activity and progress in MIGS.

Market Overview | Kuldev Singh, MD, MPH - Stanford University

1:15 - 1:55 PM

Optimizing Reimbursement

Opportunities and challenges for providers and companies.

Greg Kunst, Sr. Director, Global Market Access & Business Development - Glaukos Corporation
Raj Rajpal, MD, Chief Medical Officer - Avedro
Allison Shuren, Partner - Arnold & Porter
Kuo Tong, Managing Director - Navigant Consulting

Moderated By:
John Berdahl, MD - Vance Thompson Vision

1:55 - 2:35 PM

The Femto Frontier: Exploring New Applications

The history of femtosecond lasers and what’s on the horizon.

  1. Introduction and Market Overview
    Presented By:
    Gilbert H. Kliman, MD, Managing Director - InterWest Partners
  2. History and Future of Femto
    Presented By:
    Tibor Juhasz, PhD - UC, Irvine
  3. Panel Discussion
    Steve Slade, MD - Slade & Baker Vision/Femtosecond Clinical Pioneer
    Dirk Muehlhoff, VP, Refractive Laser Business Unit - Carl Zeiss Meditec AG
    Nicholas Curtis, President & CEO - LENSAR
    Mark Packer, MD - Mark Packer Consulting/KERANOVA Investigator
    George Waring IV, MD - Waring Vision Institute/Perfect Lens InvestigatorModerated By:
    Gilbert H. Kliman, MD, Managing Director - InterWest Partners
3:05 - 3:50 PM

Public Spotlight

Public market activity and company developments.

Financial Overview | Andrew Gitkin, Head of West Coast Biotech Investment Banking - Piper Jaffray

OIS Index Quarterly Update | Michael Lachman, President - EyeQ Research

Aerie Pharmaceuticals | Tom Mitro, COO & President

Nicox S.A. | Michele Garufi, PharmD, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO

EyePoint Pharmaceuticals | Nancy Lurker, President & CEO