Vietnam delegation visits Novio Tech Campus and SMB

On December 11th, OostNV welcomed a Healthcare delegation from Vietnam at the Novio Tech Campus in Nijmegen. It is the first Healthcare delegation from Vietnam in the Netherlands. A small group of Vietnamese companies joined in this tour with focus on distributing medical equipment, pharmaceutical and medical nutrition products in Vietnam and neighbouring countries Laos and Cambodja.

Another objective wIMG_1267as to find parties that could develop and build hospital environments. For this reason the Dutch company Bussman from Beuningen presented their modular high technology hospital units (e.g. dialyses, radiology and operations rooms). John Schalken from Science Meets Business presented the innovation model used to stimulate and assist companies in the first stages of their development.

IMG_1268The delegation will also meet with the medical technology foundation Taskforce Healthcare (FME) and some of their companies. After this visit OostNV will explore further possibilities on cooporation, specifically in distributing products from Dutch companies in Southeast Asia and sharing the knowledge of mature Life Sciences incubation models in Vietnam.


Science Meets Business: Partners in Innovation

Date:              Thursday December 11, 2014
Time:             16:30  – 18:00 hrs
Location:       Novio Tech Campus (in the SMB Meet & Greet)
.                      Transistorweg 5 Nijmegen (directions)
Speakers:      Loretta van Kollenburg, CEO HybriScan Technologies
.                      Ed Koster, Coördinator Radboud Research Facilities

HybriScan is a highly innovative leader in development and distribution of nanoscale hybrid microscopes. Its customers are research laboratories of universities and innovative companies working in different application fields. Radboud Research Facilities is a cooperation between Radboud University and Radboudumc. This facility enables companies, knowledge institutes and start-ups to use specialized and high tech equipment, facilities, knowledge and expertise which the Radboudumc and the Radboud University have to offer. As “Partners in Innovation” they tell their story: What is the key to successful partnering and entrepreneurship.

16:00    Registration & Welcome
16:30    HybriScan Technologies – Loretta van Kollenburg
17:00    Radboud Research Facilities – Ed Koster
17:30    Network & Drinks

The presentations will be held in English

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