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The Launch of The Smart Implants Platform

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 (11:30h - 14:30h)

To support innovations in the healthcare domain at the crossroads of the Key Enabling Technologies of biotechnology and digital technologies, DSP Valley and FlandersBio are launching 3 separate platforms: one on smart implants, one on (bio)medical imaging and one on lab-on-chip & diagnostics.

The Launch of The Smart Implants Platform

On 28 March the first meeting on Smart implants will be held. During this lunch meeting (sandwich lunch at 11:30, start meeting at 12:00, foreseen end at approximately 14:30) companies and research institutes are given the opportunity to shortly (5’) present their business and/or research activities and highlight their specific expertise and interest in the platform. These presentations will be followed by a discussion round on specific topics where companies and academia could work together.

In the foreseen time we will schedule 10 presentations selected on a “first come, first served” basis. Today,: all presentation slots have been filled.

Final Programme:
• 11:30-12:00: Registration & Sandwich lunch
• 12:00-12:15: Introduction of CMST
• 12:15-13:15: 5’ pitching session (10)
• 13:15-13:30: The road towards a common Smart implant technology platform (Ansem, NXP & Cochlear)
• 13:30-13:45: Short Break
• 13:45-14:30: Discussion round & upcoming agenda
• 14:30-15:00: Informal networking & closing

Do your activities fit into the value chain of smart implants? Then join us in building this platform and register via the form below this page before March 21st.

This event is held within the framework of the XKET4HEALTH-project, funded by VLAIO, and executed by DSP Valley & FlandersBio in collaboration with AnSem, Biocartis, Cochlear and NxP.

Event details

  • Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 (11:30h - 14:30h)
  • Location: Centre for Microsystems Technology (CMST) UGent/imec, iGent building, Zwijnaarde Technology Park
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  • Language: English
  • Organiser(s): FlandersBio and DSP Valley

More Info?

For more information, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Annelies Vandamme (DSP Valley; Phone: +32 16 24 14 43) or Willem Dhooghe (FlandersBio; Phone: +32 9 241 80 46)

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