Biomedica on the Move 2020 - October 08 2020
Business Opportunities in Wearables & Artificial Intelligence for Health

Kick-Out Meeting of the Interreg V-A EMR wearIT4health Project

Thursday October 08 2020

GIGA Tower, 5th Floor, CHU of Liège

Avenue de l'Hopital, 1-11

4000 Liège (BE)

We cordially invite you to attend this second edition of "Biomedica on the Move" that is exceptionally organized as a combination of the workshop and the official Kick-Out Meeting of wearIT4health, an Interreg V-A EMR project focusing on the development of a wearable device for the continuous monitoring of hospitalized patients in the Euregio Meuse-Rhine.

You will benefit from:

  • the presentation of the achievements of the wearIT4health project and a tech transfer possibility of the developed monitor

  • the chance to meet many potential project or business partners in one afternoon, coming from the Euregio Meuse-Rhine

  • the ability to discuss your innovation and collaboration needs in more detail during a  1-to-1 matchmaking session

  • effectively gain knowledge on the Euregional facilities and expertise

  • the opportunity for 12 SME to pitch during 5 minutes about their activity, the service they can offer, their need, and possibilities of collaboration in the field of Wearables and Artificial Intelligence in Health. The 12 pitching SMEs may bring a roll-up that will be displayed in the reception hall

Registration is free of charge but without exception mandatory, via this website

A parking space has been reserved specifically for this event in the CHU's offloading car park. Free shuttle buses will take you every ten minutes to the building's entrance.

A press conference will be organised in a dedicated room at the 5th floor of the GIGA building  from 11:00 am

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The Program












Lunch buffet, Soft Drinks, Coffee & Tea 


  • By Pierre Wolper, Rector of ULiège

  • By Axel Noël, Director of Liège Euregio Meuse-Rhine

  • By Michel Morant, Director of Interface Entreprises-ULiège

  • By Walloon Minister-President of Research & Innovation, Willy Borsus & Walloon Minister of Health, Christie Morreale (to be confirmed)

Moderator: Prof. Philippe Coucke, CHU de Liège

Opening Lecture by ....(to be confirmed): Trends and latest developments in wearables

wearIT4health Project presentation by Annick Pierrard, ITF ULiège, Project Coordinator & Dorothée Coppieters, Microsys, Scientific Lead Partner 

Monitor Demonstration in hospital room - Movie


Coffee Break and EEN 1-to-1 Matchmaking Session (face to face or via skype, registration mandatory)

1-to-1 Matchmaking


Enterprise Europe Network (EEN)  offers the opportunity to plan targeted and time-efficient Business Meetings with companies and Centres of Expertise from Belgium, Germany, The Netherlands and abroad.

Through an online platform, interested parties can present themselves in the run-up to the event with a profile and thus organize targeted appointments at their own discretion.

Already 40 profiles are approved to this day and are ready for Business Meetings to be booked.


Participation is free of charge,  but the registration to the Business Meetings is mandatory.

Euregional Company Pitches, 5 min per SME, 12 SMEs. The SMEs interested to pitch are invited to contact Annick Pierrard

To this day we have the pleasure to welcome: Contract GmbH (DE), The Association for the Promotion of Rheumatology (DE), Demcon (NL), Glanum (NL), Trappswise (NL), Nomics (BE), Home-Based (BE), iol (BE)

Closing Lecture & Open Discussion  by Prof. Philippe Coucke, CHU of Liège with a catch box

Closing by Annick Pierrard, ITF ULiège, Project Coordinator and announce of the start of the Networking Bubbles & Walking Dinner

End of the Event



Annick Pierrard

Senior Manager - Interreg Projects


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