Knowledge For Growth Conference 2017 - Ghent Belgium
Euronext opened the 13th edition of the Knowledge for Growth Conference in Ghent with a bell ceremony, on May 18th 2017.
Maggie De Block, Minister of Social Affairs and Health,Vincent Van Dessel, CEO Euronext Brussels, and Alain Baetens, Head of Listing at Euronext Belgium, were present for the bell ceremony at the conference.
Knowledge for Growth is a European life sciences conference. Participants include decision makers from biotech, pharma and medtech as well as investors, universities, leading research institutes, policymakers and competence providers. In 2016, a record number of 1.250 attendees from 16 countries attended.
This year, the conference's programme featured a focus on the global life sciences’ landscape, B2B Partnering powered by EBD Group’s partneringLITE, a trade fair with 100 exhibitors and a scientific poster area.
Here are some key facts on the 2016 edition: