The right funding at the right time: how to make the right call?

There are so many questions about the best funding & financing strategies from start-up to scale-up and beyond.

Attending this one-day event, you will hear from experts and experienced entrepreneurs about the current state of funding options for life sciences companies and how to optimise your business plan along the way. In the afternoon you will have the possibility to ask the experts tailormade advice in one-on-one meetings on all aspects related to funding and business plan optimisation.



Registration & coffee



Pascale Engelen - Co General Manager


Tax, an underestimated cash generator in your business plan?

Elise Carton - Senior Consultant Valuation Services, PwC
Tom Wallyn - Director Tax Services, PwC


You have the idea and the passion; but where to get the money?

Intro by Katrien Vanherck - Business Consultant, CMAST: "How grants can complement your financial plan in an early stage"
Testimonial by Ann Beliën - CEO, Rejuvenate Biomed


The added value of Venture Capital to scale up

Intro by Patrick Van Beneden - Partner, GIMV
Testimonial by Mark Vaeck - CEO, Complix


Cross-over investors: finding the right fit that matches with your company DNA

Intro by Sandra Cauwenberghs - Senior Financial Analyst, Pharma & Biotech, KBC Securities
Testimonial by Dominique Vanfleteren - CFO, Oxurion 


Panel discussion and Q&A

Moderated by Dirk Reyn - Vice Chairman Board of Directors,


Lunch & Networking

13:30 - 17:00

Ask the Expert

Participants can sign up for a meeting with the experts of the presenting strategic partners. Please send your request for a meeting with your specific question to (after registration).

Meetings will be scheduled in blocks of 20 minutes each. You will receive your meeting schedule before the event.

A business lounge is at your disposal if you are participating in this session.

Event Details


Thursday, November 22, 2018 (09:30 h - 17:00 h)


Jozef Mertensstraat 140
B-1702 Groot-Bijgaarden

Price: members: EUR 40* members: EUR 80*

*excl. VAT



2018-11-22 09:30:00 2018-11-22 17:00:00 Europe/Brussels The right funding at the right time: how to make the right call? WaerboomJozef Mertensstraat 140B-1702

More info?

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

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Lissa Van Hecke

Event Coordinator

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