‘Erasmus MC is now the premier research institute in the field of health and innovation’
Fred Balvert is interim head of communications Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam and is closely involved in several conferences. These include the Transatlantic Conference on Personalized Medicine (TCPM) on 8 and 9 October 2015 in the Education Center of Erasmus MC and Innovation for Health (I4H) on 18 February 2016 at the World Trade Centre in Rotterdam.
‘There is an excellent cooperation between physicians and pharmacists in this area’
Teun van Gelder is an internist – clinical pharmacologist and professor of Clinical Pharmacology. Thanks, in part, to his efforts, Rotterdam will be, in October 2015, the setting for the 14th Conference of the International Association for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology. IATDMCT 2015 will be attended by around 800 hospital pharmacists, clinical chemists, physicians and other specialists from the international healthcare sector.
International leading Impact Investing network NEXUS, has chosen Rotterdam to host the 2018 NEXUS European Summit. Nexus is an international network of more than 3000 young investors, social entrepreneurs and allies who work to increase and improve philanthropy and social impact investing. This was announced during a recent visit of the Nexus delegation to Rotterdam.
Chair of the delegation and co-founder of NEXUS, Rachel Gerrol, and the other delegates were very impressed by the collaborative attitude of the municipality, the vibrant eco-system of social entrepreneurs, impact- investors and corporates working on social issues. The delegation experienced Rotterdam as a frontrunner in
Robo Business Media has announced that it has chosen the city of Rotterdam as the location of RoboBusiness Europe and TUS Expo 2018. RoboBusiness Europe and the TUS Expo are both part of the 2nd International Robotics Week, a collection of events focused on robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and unmanned systems. Both events will be held on 13, 14 and 15 February 2018 at the WTC Rotterdam.
“Rotterdam’s key business sectors, which include medical, agri-food, cleantech, maritime services & logistics, match up perfectly with the robotics & unmanned systems industries,” says Martijn van Dijk, co-founder Robo Business Media. “These factors, together