The European Brain Council and beLean.net are happy to announce the digital launch of the Brain Innovation Days, to be held on 13 October 2020 at 12:30-14:30. This launch kicks of one full year of brain innovation, with a number of digital sessions to follow in 2021.
The lunchtime interactive session will fall under the overarching theme, “Disrupt and rewire: how brain innovation is changing Europe” and will bring together representatives from the European Commission, the European Medicines Agency, the Innovative Medicines Initiative and the European Parliament alongside key opinion leaders, researchers, start-ups, clinicians and more to explore and answer the question: why is brain innovation important and how is it changing Europe and the world?
Confirmed speakers include: Mr Jean-Eric Paquet, Director-General, Directorate-General of Research & Innovation, European Commission; Dr Pierre Meulien, Executive Director, Innovation Medicines Initiative (IMI); Ms Maria da Graça Carvalho, Member of the European Parliament, EPP, PT; Dr Florence Butlen, European Medicines Agency; as well as representatives from the wider brain community, including voices from EAN. Registration will open next week – visit the Brain Innovation Days website now for the latest information and to sign up for the newsletter to keep up to date!