OPINNO BioBizz Café Ghent

OPINNO – open innovation for successful entrepreneurship – aims to bridge the gap between life sciences education and industry, and stimulate entrepreneurship among students. offers students in life sciences (bachelor, master, PhD) the unique opportunity to meet representatives from life sciences companies during the OPINNO BioBizz Cafés. 

During the BioBizz cafés you have round table discussions with representatives from life sciences companies in an informal set-up with free drinks and snacks.


This is a unique opportunity to discuss any questions you may have about career opportunities in the industry, entrepreneurship, etc.


Registration is free of charge for students but registration is mandatory before April 15th 2020.



18:00 - 18:30


18:30 - 18:40

Welcome by

Dajo Smet | Programme Manager

18:40 - 21:00

Round table discussions with industry representatives

R&DGilles Brackman | Vice President R&D | Flen Health


R&D: Stijn Boerjan | Researcher & Robin Geys | Team Lead – USP/DSP | Biotalys


Clinical Development: Cedric Bogaert | Manager | MyNeo


Manufacturing (GMP & Quality): Jolien Beyers | QA Engineer | Select HR


Regulatory Affairs: Ioannis Papapetridis, Patent attorney trainee & Dieter Vanderschaeghe, Patent attorney | NLO


Business Development: Franky Van Herreweghe | Business Development Manager | Confo Therapeutics


Job application tips & trics: Aartje Huybrechts | Human Capital Developer| Select HR

Event Details


Monday, April 20, 2020 (18:00 h - 21:00 h)


Location TBD


Free of charge but registration is mandatory before April 15th 2020.


FLANDERS.BIO MEMBER BENEFIT: If you are a member and you want to present your company at one of our OPINNO BioBizz Cafés: please feel free to contact us



2020-04-20 18:00:00 2020-04-20 21:00:00 Europe/Brussels OPINNO BioBizz Café Ghent Location TBD

More info?

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

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Sielke Brugge

Communications Coordinator

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