26th-31st May 2013: Healthcare Belgium Roadshow in Russia: Moscow-Nizny Novgorod-st Petersburg


Healthcare Belgium, Flanders Investment and Trade (FIT), Brussels Invest and Export (BIE) and Wallonia Export and Investment (AWEX) organised a roadshow for Belgian companies in the medical sectors in Russia.

During this five day roadshow, three seminars were organised in Moscow, Nizny Novgorod and St Petersburg:“Innovation for Life – Business Forum Russia-Belgium”

In Moscow, the seminar was introduced by: Mrs Natalia Ushakova, President Opora Zdorovia and HE Guy Trouveroy, Ambassador of Belgium to Russia

  • “International Cooperation in the Context of the ‘Reset’ of the Health Industry. Russia – Belgium: Opportunities and Prospects” Mrs Natalia Ushakova, President Opora Zdorovia
  •  “Healthcare Belgium, Strategies for International Collaboration in Health” Mr Herwig Fleerackers, General Manager Healthcare Belgium
  •  “Development of High-tech Medicine Technologies in Proton Therapy and Positron-Emissioning Tomography” Mr Dmitry Matsuka, PhD, Vice-president IBA - Director of IBA representative office in Russia/CIS
  • “Innovative Solutions for Patient Immobilization in Radiation Oncology” Mr Steven Cuypers, CEO Orfit
  •  “Next Generation DNA Sequencing and Personalized Treatment in Cancer” Dr Pierre Lefesvre, Chief Medical Officer & Founder OncoDNA
  • “Barco: Advanced Visualisation Solutions for Healthcare Professionals” Mr Olivier Billiau, Sales Director New Growth Markets EMEAI, BARCO Healthcare
  •  “Belgian-Russian Academic Cooperation” Mr Dirk Lambrechts, CEO Cliniques de l’Europe
  •  Presentation of the Belgian delegation and Closing words Mr Herwig Fleerackers, General Manager Healthcare Belgium