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Do you attend MEDICA 2017 - World Forum for Medicine in November?

As a Biopeople network member you are invited to attend the Boost4Health conference @Medica (the world's leading trade fair for the medical industry in Düsseldorf)


14-11-2017 08:45 - 12:30


International Lounge
Ground floor
Messe HQ building




Apply for a travel voucher to help cover travel and accomodation expenses when attending Medica in Düsseldorf. You are invited to attend the special Boost4Health event on 14 November 2017, where you may meet companies from Boost4Health partner regions. Please remember to sing up for the Boost4Health event. See below.

Biopeople contact Niels Westergaard

Program Boost4Health event

08.45 Welcome with coffee buffet

09.15 Opening by the Chair, Boost4Health: what is in it for you?

Mr. Friso Hennings Backer MSc, East Netherlands Development Agency and partner Boost4Health program & Lead of Dutch delegation

09.30 Dutch Healthcare in European Perspective: How the Dutch Ministry of Health interacts with medical businesses in shaping the future of Health

Dr. Erik Gerritsen, Secretary-General of the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport

10.00 How to leverage on European economic development programs in Medical Technologies.

Mrs. Margo Groeneveld MSc, Consultant at Hezelburcht full service Grant Support Office

10.30 Short Break with coffee buffet

10.45 Understanding Europe’s new Medical Device Regulations (MDR 2017/745): the Basics

Speaker to be confirmed

11.30 Informal Networking with lunch buffet

12.30 End of the meeting

Registration and practical information

Only visitors that are registered for this event can visit, please register through the weblink: Boost4Health conference@Medica

At the end of all sessions there will be time for Q&A!!

The conference takes place in the International Lounge on the ground floor of the Messe HQ building. All registered visitors will receive the final program prior to the Medica with more practical information



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