Invited speakers

Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, FRCP (HON) – United Kingdom
Oxford University, Researcher in neuroscience and psychology. Member, House of Lords

Professor Bruce Biccard – South Africa
University of Cape Town, Anaesthetist specialising in vascular anaesthesia. President, South African Society of Anaesthesiologists

Professor Fred Watson AM – Australia
Previous Astronomer-in-charge, Australian Astronomical Observatory.

Mr Andrew Beveridge – Australia
Leadership today, specialises in the practical science of leadership and employee engagement.

Dr Nuala Lucas – United Kingdom
Northwick Park Hospital, Anaesthetist specialising in obstetric anaesthesia. Honorary Secretary, Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association.

Dr Andrew Klein – United Kingdom
Papworth Hospital, Anaesthetist specialising in cardiothoracic anaesthesia, intensive care, and medical publishing. Editor, Anaesthesia journal.

Dr Daniel Conway – United Kingdom
Manchester Royal Infirmary, Anaesthetist specialising in anaesthesia, critical care, and perioperative medicine. Founding Chair, Manchester Perioperative Medicine Society.

Clinical Professor Tan Kok Yang – Singapore
Surgeon specialising in colorectal surgery. Head of Department of Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital.

Professor Andreas Taenzer – United States
Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Anaesthesiologist specialising in adverse event prediction, surveillance monitoring and analysis and interpretation of population based databases.

Dr Alexandre Joosten – Belgium
Eramus Hospital Brussels. Cardiothoracic and vascular anaesthetist with research interests in goal directed therapy and novel perioperative technologies

Professor Emad El-Omar – Australia
St George Hospital, University of NSW and Microbiome Research Centre. Professor of Medicine with a research focus on the role of chronic inflammation. Editor-in-Chief of ‘Gut’