2nd European Stakeholder Workshop

The 2nd European Stakeholder Workshop of STARS was a virtual event on 17-18 November 2021. Under the headline "Towards a Common Strategy to Empower Academia in Regulatory Awareness and Knowledge", the workshop followed up on the discussions on how to improve strategies for the regulatory support to academia, and bridge the translational gap of academic-driven health research.

Agenda and Presentations

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DAY ONE, 17 November 2021

Time Session
10:00 - 10:30

Welcome and introductions
Chair: Wiebke Löbker (BfArM, STARS Coordination)

  • Emer Cooke
    Executive Director, European Medicines Agency (EMA)
  • Alexandru Padurean
    Project Officer, Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA)
  • Karl Broich
    President BfArM and Chairperson of The Heads of Medicines Agencies (HMA) Management Group
10:30 - 11:15

CSA STARS: The road so far – Update / spotlight on project activities and results
STARS Coordination (Wiebke Löbker and Anne Heß, BfArM, STARS Coordination)

11:15 - 12:00

Aim and Background of the Workshop – setting the stage
STARS Coordination (Wiebke Löbker and Anne Heß, BfArM, STARS Coordination)

12:00 - 13:15 Lunch break

Time Session
13:15 - 14:15

Panel Discussion on STARS Recommendations from the Common Strategy draft
Moderated by Peter Mol (MEB, STARS partner)

14:15 - 14:30

Short break

14:30 - open end (around 16:30)

4 Breakout Sessions with polls (max. 25-30 participants per group) to discuss the recommendations of the Common Strategy draft and the strategic recommendations developed by STARS
Breakout Session are moderated by STARS partners (Laurence O’Dwyer (HPRA),
Viktoriia Starokozhko (MEB), Wiebke Löbker (BfArM), Juan Garcia Burgos (EMA)
Rapporteur: stakeholders (tbd)
Note-Takers: STARS members

End of Day One

DAY TWO, 18 November 2021

Time Session
10:00 - 13:00
with short break
in between
End of workshop