Belgium local organizers

Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek/Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO)

Vlaanderen Innoveren & Ondernemen/ Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO)
Nano4Health project

The event will take place in Brussels on Thursday 2, February 2017 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Adress: Auditorium Ellips Building, Koning Albert II-laan 35, 1030 Brussels

Note: the presentations will be in Dutch

  • Dr. Inge Nelissen – Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO), ETPN representative
  • Mrs. Lieve Apers – Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Coordinator of the EU project Nano4Health
  • Prof. Stefaan De Smedt – Ghent University
  • Dr. Franky Van Herreweghe – Business Developer, Phoreon: a brand of Pharma Diagnostics NV
  • Prof. Inge Mertens – Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO), University of Antwerp 

  • Dr. Inge Nelissen – Introduction of the Nano World Cancer Day 2017 and of the European Technology Platform on Nanomedicine
  • Mrs. Lieve Apers – Nano4Health: How to boost cross sectoral innovation?
  • Prof. Stefaan De Smedt – Targeted therapy with nanomedicines: Small particles, large perspectives
  • Dr. Franky Van Herreweghe – The unexpected face of gold: a strong ally in cancer treatment
  • Prof. Inge Mertens – The use of extracellular vesicles from plasma and urine in early diagnosis of cancer