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Immunity for Health 2017

On October 20th 2017 Flanders Vaccine is happy to host its second edition of “Immunity for Health”: the Flanders Vaccine annual flagship event where all stakeholders, both from the human and animal health sector, working in the field of immunology, vaccinology, immune-oncology and infectious diseases are invited to meet, interact and start collaborations.

The theme of this year’s edition is “Learning the rules of the immune system: a translational approach“. We are honoured to welcome some internationally renowned experts in the field and are looking forward to be inspired by their talks!

Programme

20/10 -20/10

08:45-10:30

Opening session

Orchestrating immune responses in humans and animals to prevent and treat disease – many challenges, one health
Chair: Sven Arnouts, Chairman of the Board, Flanders Vaccine

20/10 -20/10

10:50-12:20

Morning session II

Enhancing the value of clinical trials starts with sharing data & experiences – let’s do so
Chair: Pierre Van Damme, Flanders Vaccine track lead Clinical trials

20/10 -20/10

12:20-13:50

Lunch

20/10 -20/10

13:50-15:20

Afternoon session I

The power of the porcine immune system – learning from different worlds
Chair: Hugo Van Heuverswyn, Flanders Vaccine track lead R&D

20/10 -20/10

15:40-17:00

Closing session

Fostering innovation & developing new preventive and therapeutic tools takes joint efforts
Chair: Henk Joos, Flanders Vaccine track Regional & International visibility

20/10 -20/10

17:00-18:30

Networking reception

Event Details

Date:

Friday, October 20, 2017 (08:30 h - 18:00 h)

Location:

Elzenveld, Lange Gasthuisstraat 45, 2000 Antwerpen (Attention! Leien closed in both directions: click here to plan your route to Antwerp)

Price:

Flanders Vaccine member - 70 EUR (VAT excluded)
Non-Flanders Vaccine member - 100 EUR (VAT excluded)
Student - 50 EUR (VAT excluded)

Language:

English

Organiser(s):

Flanders Vaccine VZW

2017-10-20 08:30:00 2017-10-20 18:00:00 Europe/Brussels Immunity for Health 2017 Elzenveld, Lange Gasthuisstraat 45, 2000 Antwerpen (Attention! Leien closed in both directions: click here to plan your route to Antwerp) <p>Flanders Vaccine VZW</p>

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