Innogen · News · July 4, 2007

Promises and Challenges of the Life Science Industry in CEE - 18 & 19 October 2007: 1045

Two Day Workshop - Prague 18 & 19 October 2007

Being held in Prague 18 &19 October 2007 at CEELI Institute. The event is being sponsored by Innogen, PASOS and OSI.

This two-day workshop is organised by Innogen and the Open Society Institute (OSI) in conjunction with the Policy Association for an Open Society (PASOS).

It is aimed primarily at industry representatives, academics and policymakers and addresses the promises of the life sciences industry and its possible implications for economies, regulatory and legal frameworks, health care, ethics and human rights in Central and Eastern Europe. It examines the comparative advantages and disadvantages of these investments in the region, concluding with a discussion of futures and practical lessons.

The workshop will include sessions covering five main thematic areas:

  • Industry and Innovation

  • Regulation and Legal Framework

  • Ethics and Human Rights

  • Genomic Futures

  • Lessons for Policymakers and Industry

Please contact Farah Huzair for further details.