Events

Upcoming events

15- 17
March 2022
Health Valley Event 2022 Health Valley Event (HVE) is the place to be in the Netherlands to meet everyone involved in innovations, science and business in Life Sciences and Health. Past editions of the event attracted more than 1,200 visitors each year. 
18:00 – 21:00Nijmegen (NL) & Online

18
May2022
Future summitsOn May 18 Flanders.healthtech hosts the ‘Health Unlocked‘ session at Future Summits.  Our members get an exclusive rate for the ‘Business Fast Forward’ day on May 18. Our session focuses on ‘the Use of Data‘ and is the ideal prelude for Knowledge for Growth, the next day. 

The ‘Health Unlocked: Use of Data‘ session in more detail: 
– Inspiring examples of the use of data in health 
– Insights in the current state on international and local initiatives using Health Data Spaces and the road ahead
– An expert panel discussion on how to implement Health Data Spaces successfully

flanders.healthTech members will be invited to participate in “Business Fast Forward” conference on 18 May 2022 Future Summits 2022, live event, organised by imec, register here!

Hereby the program overview of the “Business Fast Forward” conference:

Forward Dive (8h30 – 12h30):

Forward Dive presents a future where technology profoundly changes the way we live – for the better. As disruptive as some of the featured visions may be, they are bound to inspire you and spark ideas for your own smart innovations.

Business Fast Forward (13h50 – 17h00):

Business Fast Forward shows that technology as an enabler can generate real impact for businesses in logistics, health, food, and energy. Explore cases and opportunities to accelerate tech-driven growth. 
8:30 – 17:00Antwerp
18-19
May2022
Knowledge for Growthknowledge for growth is Europe’s finest life sciences conference and debuted in 2021 as a hybrid event.
The conference features an exciting programme providing vital insight into the global life sciences’ landscape, one-to-one partnering, a trade fair and more!
Ghent
10
June2022
Redefining MedTech Matchmaking & Fast Track Acceleration ProgramThe MedLim startup program accelerates startups that want to bring a new medical device and/or technology to the global market.
Call closes on 4 March 2022 (midnight)

Past events

09-10
February2022
Life-on-Chip 2022 Co-organised by flanders.healthTechCurious to learn more about the latest cross-over innovations? Then you certainly have to attend our 4th ‘Life-on-Chip Conference – Initiating Convergence in Health Technologies’ organized by Smart Hub Flemish Brabant and flanders.healthTech together with DSP Valley, flanders.bio, MedTech Flanders, BioWin, imec, Antleron, VIB and EIT Health.
09:00 – 18:00Leuven &
Online
27-28
January2022
Health Tech Hub Styria Pitch & Partner 2022Human.technology Styria & LISA Life Science Austria are very proud to announce an extraordinary selection of innovation-driven companies and global players, who are looking for business partners in the upcoming Corporate Call 2022.
Pitch submission deadline is extended to 9 January 2022!
Online
13
December2021
VSC Industry Road Tour: HPC meets Health [cancelled] The Flemish Supercomputer Center (VSC – Vlaams Supercomputer Centrum) organises, as part of their VSC Industry Road Tour, and in collaboration with the uHasselt Data Science Institute, BioVille and Van Havermaet Medici, on December 13 a live networking session, themed around health.
18:00 – 21:00Diepenbeek
08
December2021
Webinar ‘Introduction to the MedTech Industry in Australia’Flanders Investment & Trade, Agoria and MedTech Vlaanderen invite you to the webinar ‘MedTech industry in Australia’. Find out more about this market and the opportunities for your company.
10:00 – 11:15Online
06
December2021
VSC Industry Road Tour: HPC meets Health [cancelled]  Professor Yves Moreau will talk about the role of computational strategies and HPC in health after a guided tour at Health House.
17:00 – 21:00Leuven
01
December2021
Cell-Based Technologies call for R&D Project Proposals – Co-organised by flanders.healthTech [cancelled]Online information, matchmaking and project building event with keynote speakers and pitch sessions.
10:00 – 17:00Online

01
December2021
MedTech in Belgium: Understanding the current landscape and the impact of the EU-MDR on your day-to-day businessJoin the 3rd joint webinar of BeCRO, BioWin and flanders.bio and know more about the MedTech landscape in Belgium.
11:30 – 13:00Online
23
November2021
Agoria HealthTech SummitAgoria & HL7 Belgium, in collaboration with lifetech.brussels, is organising a HealthTech Summit & HL7 Belgium meet-up on Tuesday November 23 in Bluepoint Brussels.

On the program: break-out sessions on Telehealth & HL7 FHIR topics, pitch & match opportunities for health data sharing, plenary with outstanding speakers and more!
09:30 – 18:00Brussels
19
November2021
Science for health 2021At this yearly event, experts are connected around a central theme to promote out-of-the-box thinking and spark new research collaborations. This strengthens the local ecosystem and creates inspired solutions improving the life of patients.
Meet other senior scientists, executives and business developers from academia, research institutes, biotechnology companies and pharma, get connected and join forces.
10:00 – 17:00Brussels
16-18
November2021
Verhaert InnoDays15 webinars on innovating the present
Solving new wicked societal problems is more than just a mission statement. More and more people feel connected with companies that focus on creating a better world. Interested in discussing how do you can adapt your way of innovating, your products and the role of technology to tackle these problems? Join the InnoDays on 16, 17 and 18 November, and choose your personal program out of 15 topics.
09:00 – 11:15Online
29
October2021
Brokerage event on Horizon Europe Cluster 1 – 2022 callsThis virtual partnering event will help you to build your consortium for the upcoming 2022 calls of the Health Cluster Work Programme. The event will include online bilateral meetings with partners interested in the same topics for 2022 calls.
It is organised by the Horizon Europe National Contact Points through the BRIDGE2HE initiative, together with the European Commission and the Enterprise Europe Network.
10:00 – 17:30Online
28
October2021
Horizon Europe Cluster 1 Info-DayThe European Commission will present the open topics of the 2022 calls of the Health Cluster Work Programme and inform (potential) applicants about funding opportunities in the 2022 Work Programme.
The Cluster 1 Info-Day will be followed by a brokerage event on 29 October dedicated to consortium building on Cluster 1 Health.
09:00 – 17:00Online
13
October2021
ITF Health 2021At Imec Technology Forum Health 2021 – held as a virtual event on October 13 – imec will present revolutionary tech concepts, R&D breakthroughs and visionary insights, as well as collaboration opportunities, to curb new and known pandemics.

ITF brings together premium stakeholders from the global semiconductor, ICT and high-tech industry including business leaders, innovation managers, policy makers, academia, entrepreneurs, investors and technology gurus.
18:00 – 21:30Online
27-29
September2021
Knowledge for GrowthTHREE DAYS FULL OF HIGH-QUALITY CONTENT & AMPLE NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

Join us together with 1000+ HIGH-LEVEL LIFE SCIENCES ACTORS FROM 500+ COMPANIES & ORGANISATIONS

The cream of the Belgian life sciences community will attend the 17th edition of flanders.bio’s annual knowledge for growth business conference, attracting decision makers from biotech, pharma and medtech, agricultural and chemical industry as well as investors, universities, topnotch research institutes, policymakers and competence providers.

On-site: 28 September
Online: 27>29 September
All DayLive and Online
23
September2021
Webinar & Virtual Tour – How can you speed up your Medtech project?For 8 years, Sirris has developed and invested in a technological platform to support, speed up & develop Medtech activities in Belgium. We have now a ‘technological tool’ available for start-up, spin-off and companies dealing with innovation and development. You can discover this new opportunity through a webinar and virtual tour. (in English) 
13:00 – 15:00Online