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. Alain Fisher (Collège de France), the pioneer in gene therapy, will give lectures in several Belgian universities.

Link to the program

Registration for the Inaugural Lecture on “Immunity and genetics as health determinants”

The role of learning to support digital transformation in pharma
8 May 2019 – Webinar

Webinar series on changes in the employment landscape in industry and academia, the cross-disciplinary nature of modern science and the need for greater collaboration across traditional sectoral boundaries

Other topics that will be tackled in 2019 include:

  • The role of professional associations in the digital age
  • The changing world of work

More details and registration

Training – “Economic evaluations of medical interventions”
May 2019

Dates and location:

  • 3 – 5 April 2019, Sint-Martens-Latem (full)
  • 15 -17 May, 2019, Sint-Martens-Latem
  • 5 – 7 September 2018, Leuven

More details about second and third 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