Towards Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Challenges from Research to Clinics

Event HSRCongress2023 starts on 12 February 2023 at 08:00:00 UTC
Enterprise Plenary Session I
13/02/2023, 17:20 - 13/02/2023, 18:20 (UTC) (1 hour)

Enterprise Plenary Session I
Josué Carvalho (Ph.D.) Business and Strategic Relations Officer  at ALS Life Sciences josue.carvalho@alsglobal.com

Josué Carvalho is the Business and Strategic Relations Officer of ALS Life Sciences Portugal. He works in the interface between the R&D department and the market, being responsible for identifying opportunities for business development in the molecular diagnostics fields. Josué obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of Beira Interior (Covilhã, Portugal) in 2020, where he developed nucleic acid-based therapeutics for cervical cancer and HPV infection, having authored and co-authored 27 research papers. Currently, at ALS, he is involved in the development stages of new products for molecular diagnostics being responsible for finding opportunities for business development. Josué enjoys bridging the research and business facets with a strong commitment to the client’s satisfaction and loves to communicate science and product development.

ALS Life Sciences Portugal is part of the ALS Group since 2015, a global leader in technical and laboratory services for the Human and Animal Health, Food Safety, and Environmental Control markets. ALS Global is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange ASX 100 and comprises a worldwide network of companies present in 65 countries, with more than 350 locations and 18,000 employees. In Portugal and Spain, ALS has a team of 715 people providing laboratory services, consultancy, auditing, training, inspection, and development of IT solutions tailored to each client. ALS has a highly qualified R&D department, equipped with state-of-the-art technology, allowing the development of innovative products and services. ALS Diagnostics is a business area of ALS Life Sciences Portugal for the development, production, and distribution of reliable and ready-to-use molecular diagnostic test kits and reagents in the fields of food, feed, environmental, and clinical testing for both human and animal health. Our wide range of services and products includes custom oligonucleotide synthesis, ready-to-use PCR kits, and in vitro medical diagnostic devices (IVD).