Events2018-11-09T09:57:33+00:00

I3h Annual lecture
25 February 2019 – Brussels, Belgium

The guest speaker is Jean Tirole, laureate of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, who will talk about:

“Health as a Common Good: an Economic Perspective.”

Practical information:

Registration link
Fee: free of charge

  • Time: 25 February 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Palais des Académies, Brussels

Symposium on “Breakthrough therapies and universal healthcare”
11 March 2019 – Brussels, Belgium

Confirmed speakers include:

    • Alain Fischer (Collège de France)
    • Philippe Aghion (Collège de France)
    • Martine Piccard (Institut Jules Bordet)
    • Mathias Dewatripont (I3h)
    • Hans-Georg Eichler (Senior Medical Officer at the European Medicine Agency)

Practical information:

  • Fee: free of charge
  • Timing: 11 March 2019, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m
  • Location: Palais des Académies, Brussels

Princess Lilian Foundation visiting professorship
from March 25th until March 29th, 2019 – Belgium

The I3h Institute has been awarded the 2019 Visiting Professorship of the Princess Lilian Foundation. We will welcome Alain Fisher (Collège de France), the pioneer in gene therapy, from March 25th until March 29th (2019).
He will give lectures in several Belgian universities

Practical information:

Training – “Economic evaluations of medical interventions”
April 2019

Dates and location:

  • 5 -7 September 2018, Leuven
  • 3-5 April 2019, Sint-Martens-Latem

More details about first and second edition

Merck Innovation Cup 2019
23 - 29 June 2019

The Innovation Cup is designed to support the professional development of graduate students interested in the pharmaceutical industry. Participants learn how R&D in the industry works by lectures from Merck managers and scientists. The students will also advance an idea to a full project plan with their teams.

Teams will work on innovative projects in the areas of: Oncology, Immuno-Oncology, Autoimmunity, Small Molecule Drug Discovery, Protein Engineering and Screening, Digitalization.

All travel, food and accommodation expenses are paid by Merck KGaA.

More information and registration