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flanders.bio - Janssen Pharma Partner Day 2018: Innovate – Connect – Collaborate!

For this years’ Partner Day, we invited Janssen’s R&D leaders to share their latest insights in selected therapeutic and functional areas: oncology, neuroscience, infectious diseases, immunosciences, discovery sciences and diagnostics.

In the session ‘enabling collaborations’ speakers will present the ingredients for sustainable collaborations and explore setting up partnerships and new companies.

In the afternoon parallel sessions, you will get the opportunity to connect and discuss with Janssen’s R&D leaders and innovation ambassadors and gain insight and knowledge into different therapeutic- and functional areas of Janssen.

A unique historic location

In the historic brewery ‘De Hoorn’ in Leuven, we create a unique and stimulating setting, surrounded by early 20th century biotechnology relics. The number of participants is limited and timely registration is recommended!

Why should you attend?

  • You work in oncology, neuroscience, infectious diseases, immunosciences, discovery sciences or diagnostics
  • You are interested in getting a better understanding of Janssen’s research projects
  • You want to connect directly with Janssen R&D leaders and innovation ambassadors
  • You are keen to explore if your research or company goals fit with Janssen’s R&D and innovation key areas
  • You want to grow your network and (re)connect with likeminded academic and industry representatives

Register!

Please note that the number of participants is limited (max. 150 participants- first come, first served)! REGISTER NOW.

Programme

09:30 - 10:00

Registration

10:00 - 10:15

Welcome

flanders.bio & Janssen

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote 1

Lars Klareskog, Professor, Karolinska Institutet

11:00 - 11:20

Case 1: Academia – pharma drug discovery

Patrick Chaltin, Managing Director, CD3

11:20 - 11:40

Case 2: Biotech – pharma: excellent sciences builds new, innovative companies

Tim Perera, CEO & Founder, Octimet

11:40 - 12:00

Case 3: Partnerships between academia and pharma

Yvan Saeys, Group Leader, VIB-UGent

12:00 - 12:45

Introduction to workshops

  • Workshop 1: Oncology Discovery - Tine Casneuf, Janssen
  • Workshop 2: Infectious Diseases Discovery - Walter Van den Broeck, Janssen
  • Workshop 3: Immunosciences - Anish Suri, Janssen
  • Workshop 4: Neuroscience Discovery - Hilde Lavreysen, Janssen
  • Workshop 5: Discovery Sciences - Pieter Peeters, Janssen
  • Workshop 6: Diagnostics - Werner Verbiest / Daap Kooij, Janssen

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:45

Parallel Workshops - interactive round tables discussions (15’ per session - you can attend 2 round tables)

  • Round table discussion 1: Oncology Discovery - Tine Casneuf, Janssen
  • Round table discussion 2: Infectious Diseases Discovery - Walter Van den Broeck, Janssen
  • Round table discussion 3: Immunosciences - Anish Suri, Janssen
  • Round table discussion 4: Neuroscience Discovery - Hilde Lavreysen, Janssen
  • Round table discussion 5: Discovery Sciences - Pieter Peeters, Janssen
  • Round table discussion 6: Diagnostics - Werner Verbiest / Daap Kooij, Janssen

14:45 - 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 - 16:30

ENABLING COLLABORATIONS – The ingredients for sustainable collaborations with Janssen: innovation, funds and excellent research

  • Janssen - Jan Van Der Goten
  • Global Government Grant Office (G3O) - Kim Cryns
  • Bioqube ventures - Debbie Dumont
  • JLABS - Kara Bortone

16:30 - 17:00

Keynote 2

Adrian Liston, Group Leader, VIB-KU Leuven Translational Immunology Laboratory

17:00 - 17:15

Conclusions & Q&A

17:15 - 18:30

Networking reception in the monumental Brouwzaal - the place where the first Stella Artois was brewed.

Event Details

Date:

Thursday, March 1, 2018 (09:30 h - 18:30 h)

Location:

De Hoorn, Sluisstraat 79, 3000 Leuven

The closest car park, De Vaartkom, is only a one-minute walk from the venue!

Price:

  • flanders.bio members: 40€ (+VAT)
  • non-flanders.bio members: 80 € (+VAT)

FLANDERS.BIO MEMBER BENEFIT: flanders.bio members receive a 50% reduction on the registration fee. 

 

Cancellation Policy:
Notifications received 2 months before the start of an event, get refunded for 100% minus an administrative fee of 50 euro. All notifications received between 1 and 2 months before the start of the event, get refunded for 50% minus an administrative fee of 50 euro.
Cancellations requests received less than 1 month before the start of the event won't be refunded. Replacement by a colleague is always allowed.

Language:

English

2018-03-01 09:30:00 2018-03-01 18:30:00 Europe/Brussels flanders.bio - Janssen Pharma Partner Day 2018: Innovate – Connect – Collaborate! De Hoorn, Sluisstraat 79, 3000 Leuven The closest car park, De Vaartkom, is only a one-minute walk from the venue!

More info?

For any further information about this event, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Programme Manager

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Katrien Lorré

Programme Manager

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