TriNetX Symposium - TriNetX

Better Data for Better Research:

A TriNetX Symposium

September 17-18, 2024
Meliá Barcelona Sarrià | Barcelona, Spain

Unlock New Research Horizons

This September, we invite you to join us in the beautiful city of Barcelona, where you’ll be part of a global community dedicated to advancing healthcare research and innovation. Collaborate with leading hospital and industry partners, engage in pivotal discussions, and enrich your data with TriNetX. Together, let’s work towards a world where safer and more effective therapies are available for all.


Bringing together leaders from healthcare organizations and pharmaceutical companies across Europe, united in their commitment to improving lives through innovation and collaboration.

Thought Leaders from Prior Years


September 17

18:00 – 21:00

Welcome Dinner Reception (cocktail hour, dinner and networking activity)

September 18

7:30 – 9:00

Registration & Breakfast

9:00 – 9:20

Welcome Message
Gadi Lachman | CEO, TriNetX, LLC

9:20 – 10:00

Opening Address
Keynote speaker to be announced.

10:00 – 10:15

Coffee Break

10:15 – 11:15

The Power of Data to Generate Research Insights
Real-World Data Research with TriNetX Collaborative Networks

Moderator: Gema Hernandez, Ph.D. | Academic Research & Education Support Lead, TriNetX, LLC


  • Dr. Alberto Farolfi, M.D., Ph.D. | Medical Oncologist, IRCCS IRST
  • Dr. Uazman Alam, Ph.D. | Reader & Honorary Consultant Physician in Diabetes & Endocrinology at the University of Liverpool
  • Dr. David Baden, M.D. | Internal Medicine, UKSH

11:15 – 11:45

A Network to Connect the Research Community
Collaborative Network Session: The TauliMar Network

Co-presenters: ​

  • Dr. Angela Leis, Psy.M., Ph.D. | Research Programme on Biomedical Informatics at the Hospital del Mar Research Institute
  • Dr. Marc Fradera, Ph.D. | Clinical Researcher at Hospital Parc Taulí

12:00 – 13:00


13:00 – 13:45

Right Trial, Right Time, Right Patient​
Bridging the Gap: Connecting Healthcare Organizations & Life Science Companies to Streamline Clinical Trial Collaboration​

Moderator: Phil Austin | Director of Trial Site Support & Operations, TriNetX, LLC


  • Paula Underhill | Senior Director & Head of Strategic Site Collaborations, PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Shawn Keen | Associate Director, Alliance & Innovation Business Insights & Analytics, BMS

13:45 – 14:30

Enhancing the Research Experience ​
Innovating Today for Tomorrow’s Research: The TriNetX Approach

Akiko Shimamura | Senior Vice-President of Clinical Trial Design & Optimization, TriNetX, LLC

14:30 – 14:45

Coffee Break

14:45 – 15:15

Tailored High-Precision Clinical Data for European Real-World Evidence in Oncology ​
TriNetX Oncology: Your Premier Source for Real-World Oncology Analyses in Europe

Markus Rückert, Ph.D. | Medical Director of TriNetX Oncology, TriNetX​, LLC

15:15 – 15:45

Better Data for Better Research ​
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Data: How to Improve Research Outcomes via High-Quality Data​


  • David Pérez del Rey, Ph.D. | Director of the UPM – TriNetX Data Integration Partnership, TriNetX, LLC
  • Gema Hernandez, Ph.D. | Academic Research & Education Support Lead, TriNetX, LLC
  • Phil Austin | Director of Trial Site Support & Operations, TriNetX, LLC
  • Kristof De Schepper | Senior Director, Data Management & Operations, TriNetX, LLC

15:45 – 16:00

Closing Remarks

Brecht Claerhout, Chief Network Officer, TriNetX, LLC



Meliá Barcelona Sarrià
Av. de Sarrià, 50, Les Corts, 08029 Barcelona, Spain

We recommend securing your stay at Meliá Barcelona Sarrià or nearby accommodations early to ensure availability and convenience during your time in Barcelona. Attendees are responsible for their own accommodations and booking arrangements.

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