Ola Björkman Program Director for NLSDays 2016

Nordic Life Science Days is SwedenBIO's major international meeting place for entrepreneurs, global life science companies and investors. For NLSdays 2016, Ola Björkman has been appointed Program Director.  

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Ola Björkman holds a PhD from Karolinska Institutet and has 15 years of experience in project management and international marketing in the pharmaceutical industry.

More than 1000 delegates from 30 countries meet every September in Stockholm for the largest life science partnering meeting in the Nordic region. In parallel with thousands of business meetings, NLSDays is filled with an on-stage program where speakers from around the world give their trend forecasts on developments in the global life science industry. The program is developed by SwedenBIO together with partner organizations.

For NLSDays 2016, Ola Björkman has been appointed Program Director. Ola has a solid background in both academia and industry. He has also led several projects at the interface between academia, business and society and has been CEO of Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science. Since 2014 he runs his own consultancy business through Let’em know AB.

– I look forward to further developing NLSDays together with the strong team that has built it into the established meeting place it is today. The program is an important part that will both give visitors an overview of what’s next in the global life science industry and showcase the role Nordic life science plays in the development,” says Ola Björkman.

In 2013, SwedenBIO founded NLSDays with the ambition to create a meeting place for international investors and companies and the Nordic life science sector. The meeting has grown steadily and this year it is being held for the fourth time.

We are very pleased to have recruited Ola Björkman for the role of Program Director for NLSDays 2016. The program has a central role in the conference and we look forward to working with Ola to develop a program that contributes to giving the conference participants knowledge and inspiration to succeed.says Jonas Ekstrand, CEO of SwedenBIO.

NLSDays 2016 will take place on September 14-15 at the Stockholm Waterfront. Make sure to register now, the early bird price is valid until the end of March. All employees at SwedenBIO’s member companies also have a 25 percent discount on the participation fee, email info@swedenbio.se if you do not have the discount code.

Do you have questions or ideas about the program? Contact Ola Björkman at ola.bjorkman@swedenbio.se or 0702 45 74 79.