Wednesday, May 31st 2023


Koningin Astridplein 20, 2018 Antwerpen, België


€150.00 for non-members

€90.00 for members

Cancellation policy

Notifications received until 17 April get refunded for 100%. All notifications received from 17 April until 15 May get refunded for 50% minus an administrative fee of 50 euro. Cancellation requests received after 15 May won't be refunded. Replacement by a colleague is always allowed.



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In 2023 and its strategic partner VIB are organising the 9th consecutive edition of their State of the Union; a moment to announce new developments and initiatives in the Flemish life sciences cluster and how we position ourselves vis-a-vis the European landscape.

Time schedule:

16:30 - 17:30     Arrival & registration guests

17:30 - 19:00     State of the Union

  • Welcome by

  • Welcome by the city of Antwerp

  • Health check unlisted companies - Interview presentation by PMV

  • Young company pitches

  • Foreign Life Science Investment in Flanders

  • Positioning listed companies - Interview presentation by KBC Securities

  • Closing Statement by VIB

19:00 - 19:30     Biotech In Flanders, a success story

19:30 - 21:30     Networking reception

After two years, is happy to reconnect with Healthy Ideas, Healthy Returns, the invitation only Benelux platform for tomorrow’s academic Health ventures. HIHR offers valuable networking opportunities, allowing spin-offs to build up contacts for investments in follow-up programs, as well as a good feedback to sharpen their propositions.

HIHR will be setting up shop at the same venue and just preceding the State of the Union, so that delegates can join both events.