Innovations in textiles for healthcare 2017 conference annex matchmaking

dinsdag, februari 7, 2017

Gent (B)

Following the success of the 1st edition of the health care congress, Centexbel organises together with Fedustria, POM West-Vlaanderen and Enterprise Europe Network the second edition of the European congress on INNOVATIONS IN TEXTILES FOR HEALTHCARE covering one and a half days, including lectures, scientific posters, sponsor exhibition stands and B2B meetings.

The congress addresses both the TEXTILE INDUSTRY and HEALTHCARE SECTOR. The intense cooperation and co-creation between these sectors results in market developments with a distinct social and economic added value.

The event will consist in two parts:
• The European congress: for more information:
• The matchmaking event: taking place during the breaks. More details can be found on the website:

The matchmaking event itself is free but participation to the congress is mandatory. All speakers and participants of the congress will be invited to register for the matchmaking event and publish a profile, business/technological request/offer. The main goal of the matchmaking event is to provide business opportunities and innovation cooperation by bringing together businesses, researchers an innovators from the textile industry and the healthcare sector together. The brokerage event will allow them to meet with new commercial or technological partners.
Registration is open until February 6th. The meeting selection can be done starting from January 9th. During the congress it will be possible to ask additional meetings during the event.