On October 15th 2019 Flanders Vaccine is happy to host its forth edition of “Immunity for Health”: the Flanders Vaccine annual flagship event where all stakeholders, both from the human and animal health sector, working in the field of immunology, vaccinology, immune-oncology and infectious diseases are invited to meet, interact and start collaborations.
The theme of this year’s edition is “Therapeutic Vaccines & Immunotherapy“.
Venue: University Hasselt (Old Prison building), Martelarenlaan 42, 3500 Hasselt, Belgium (15 minutes walking from the train station)
REGISTRATION will open soon
- Flanders Vaccine members: 70 EUR (+ 21% VAT)
- Non-Flanders Vaccine members: 120 EUR (+ 21% VAT)
- Students: 50 EUR (+ 21% VAT)
08:30: REGISTRATION and welcome coffee
09:30: OPENING KEYNOTE I: Prof Thierry Boon, UCL, The Duve Institute
10:05: Talk I : Topic – Oncoloytic virotherapy by Eric Quéméneur, CSO Transgene, France
10:30: COFFEE BREAK
11:00: Talk II: Topic – Cell therapy for Multiple Sclerosis by Prof Nathalie Cools, Antwerp University
11:25: Pitch session (speakers to be confirmed)
12:15: LUNCH & networking (1,5h)
13:45: Talk I: Combination therapy: Intratumoral myeloid dendritic cell therapy in combination with oncolytic virotherapy or immune checkpoint inhibition by Prof Bart Neyns, Medical Oncology, UZ Brussel
14:10: Talk II: Topic – Immunotherapy targeting acute myelogenous leukemia by Prof Tessa Kerre, UGhent
14:35: Pitch session (speakers to be confirmed)
15:20: COFFEE BREAK
15:50: CLOSING KEYNOTE: The Future of Immunotherapy: A 20-Year Perspective by Prof David C Wraith, Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy, University of Birmingham, UK
15:20: PANEL DISCUSSION with experts from the field
16:50: CLOSING REMARKS
17:00: Networking reception
You can be part of the Immunity for Health community and enlarge your visibility by opting for one of our sponsorship packages.
Indicated prices are exclusive 21% VAT.
Please keep in mind that the number of available exhibition booths is limited.
For more information, contact Fran Van Heuverswyn: email@example.com.
Notifications received upon 2 weeks before the start of the event, get refunded for 100%. Cancellation requests received less than 2 weeks before the start of the event won’t be refunded. No-shows on the day of the event will not be refunded and are requested to pay the full fee. Replacement by a colleague is always allowed.