flanders.bio member events

Symposium on Liquid Biopsies & Cancer

With this symposium, we intend to gather all current and future users of liquid biopsies, and anyone with a clinical or basic scientific interest in this exciting and burgeoning field. The multidisciplinary audience will consist of oncologists, pathologists,clinical chemists, geneticists, organ specialists with an oncological focus…but also basic scientists and researchers from biotech and pharma industries.

14 Sep 2017

Visionary seminar: 'Regenerative Medicine: Growing the Future'

A regenerative medicine hotspot is emerging in The Netherlands and Flanders. What visions drive research and valorisation efforts? Two expert moderators will explore the visionary potential of eight eminent speakers and panelists from The Netherlands and Flanders, covering the entire value chain from the research community and clinicians to start-ups and big companies. 

27 Sep 2017


29 Sep 2017

Advanced Materials for Biomedical Applications conference

To celebrate 10 years of polymeric biomaterial research at the Ghent University, the Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials Research Group organises the AMBA 2017 conference on “Advanced Materials for Biomedical Applications”. The conference has confirmed contributions from a set of renowned international academic speakers from Germany, UK, Ireland, Japan and Canada. Come and learn more about this new and challenging research field of the future. 

27 Sep 2017


29 Sep 2017

VIBes in Biosciences - International Symposium for PhD students in Life Sciences


The VIBes in Bioscience PhD conference is an initiative from the Flanders Institute for Biotechnology (VIB) that takes place in Belgium. The organizing committee consists of motivated VIB PhD students, who bring together young and ambitious scientists from all over the globe to enjoy a series of training workshops and a top-quality conference. Selected speakers are renowned in different Life Sciences research fields such as inflammation & immunology, plant biology, cancer biology, structural biology, neuroscience and microbiology.

27 Sep 2017


29 Sep 2017

Cell Death and Immunity in Disease: from molecules to translational medicine


The 25th ECDO Conference will be dedicated to one of the hottest topic in biomedical and cell death research; the intersection between cell death and the immune system, which is central to physiological healing responses, key human pathologies and the development of novel therapeutics.

16 Oct 2017


17 Oct 2017

Next-Generation Antibodies and Protein Analysis (2nd Edition) - A VIB TOOLS & TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE


The Next Generation Antibodies and Protein Analysis: Tools and Technologies meeting (NGAPA) in June 2015 was a great success and we are pleased to announce the 2nd edition in October, 2017.

21 Oct 2017

Kankersymposium 'Worden alle kankers behandelbaar? Van onderzoek tot hoop'

Na de positieve reacties op het symposium “Borstkanker: Van onderzoek tot hoop” in 2016, presenteren we jou de tweede editie van ons symposium

23 Oct 2017


25 Oct 2017

Bootcamp in Entrepreneurial Innovation in Orphan Diseases

What are the key drivers and resistors for development of diagnostics and therapeutics in orphan diseases? How to build a value proposition and sustainable business plan in this setting? When moving outside R&D, which additional challenges arise? How to design clinical trials and establish strategic partnerships? Which efforts can be undertaken to ensure access and affordability of orphan disease drugs?

27 Oct 2017

The annual CRIG industrial partnering event

CRIG's annual industrial partnering event will showcase cancer research and related novel technologies in the area of diagnostics, therapeutics, enabling technologies and high-end platforms. This meeting aims to exchange information and enforce multidisciplinary collaboration between industry and academic experts via face to face partnering discussions and networking. 

16 Nov 2017

BCF Career Event - Ghent

BCF Career Event is since its first edition in 2016 the largest career fair for Bio/Life Sciences, Chemistry, Food & Pharma in Belgium. It is the meeting place for everyone who is or wants to be active in Bio/Life Sciences, Chemistry, Food or Pharma. BCF Career Event offers you the opportunity to get into direct contact with a broad range of employers in the sector, but also with other organisations that can help you further in your career. At BCF Career Event Belgium over 1,200 jobseekers and students are present as visitor.

8 Mar 2018

Applied Bioinformatics in Life Sciences (2nd edition)

As an integral part of biological research, the field of bioinformatics brings forth innovative computational approaches leading to high-impact results in an increasingly data-dense environment.