1st edition of the BE-LUX Cyber4Defence Industry Day

Edition 2023

July 18, 2023 Webinar #1


Webinar #1 – Luxinnovation - Horizon Europe for HealthTech companies - EU funding approaches and Work Program 2024

About the Webinar This informative and interacting webinar is dedicated to the Horizon Europe program, specifically Cluster 1: Health. 
This session, we will cover: 
• an overview of the Horizon Europe programme, 
• the opportunities and funding available for HealthTech companies, 
• the application process. Francesca Borelli, Senior Advisor - European R&D and Innovation Support will explain how Luxinnovation can help HeathTech companies in Luxembourg to navigate successfully through this competitive landscape. 

Senior Advisor - European R&D and Innovation Support Luxinnovation 

September 26, 2023 Webinar #2


Webinar #2 – SGS - 10 Steps to CE-Mark - Certification process from the point of view of MDR Notified Body

About the webinar The "10 Steps to CE-Mark" presentation provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of the MDR (Medical Device Regulation) certification process from the perspective of an MDR Notified Body. It guides clients from their initial inquiry to project commencement, explaining the composition of offer and the sequence of certification activities from the initial certification through surveillance audits to re-certification. The presentation also outlines the workflow of site visits and offers a clear snapshot of the certification process under MDR, making it a valuable resource for the manufacturers undergoing the CE Marking process for their medical devices. 

MDR Lead Auditor and Active Medical Devices Product Assessor SGS Germany GmbH 

October 26,2023
Webinar #3


Webinar #3 – TMOH - Looking for a clinical research partner in Luxembourg?

Looking for a clinical research partner in Luxembourg? 

How the Translational Medicine Operations Hub (TMOH) of Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) can support you. 

About LIH 
The Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) is a public biomedical research organisation focused on precision health and invested in becoming a leading reference in Europe for the translation of scientific excellence into meaningful benefits for patients. 

The Translational Medicine Operations Hub (TMOH) ensures full support to clinical research, from the planning of the clinical research studies to their execution and closure via the collection, processing, storage and analysis of high-quality biological samples and structured clinical data. 

Mission of TMOH 
The mission of TMOH is to improve patients’ lives by providing Operational Excellence: 
• Single Point of contact regarding Research Services for internal & external stakeholders 
• Consulting for research projects regarding design, operations, regulatory aspects… 
• Seamless workflow and high-quality project execution 
• Inbuilt collaboration (clear processes, interfaces, roles & responsibilities) and exchange of resources (technologies, Subject Matter Experts) 
• Continuous improvement – of methods, technology, science, quality, processes… 

Speakers : 
Hermann Thien, PhD Director Translational Medicine Operations Hub, Head Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg, Luxembourg Institute of Health 

Manon Gantenbein, PhD Head of Clinical and Epidemiological Investigation Center, Head of Clinical Project Management Office, Luxembourg Institute of Health 

Michel Vaillant, PhD Head of the Competence Center in Methodology and Statistics, Luxembourg Institute of Health  

December 5, 2023 Webinar #4


Webinar #4 – Eurofins - How to be ready to launch the Medical Device certification process with an EU Notified Body

About Eurofins E&E 
Eurofins E&E, part of the Eurofins Network of laboratories, is a global leader in medical device certification, testing and audit services. With an extensive scope of accreditation and a worldwide network of laboratories (Electrical Safety, EMC, Radio, etc.) and EU-notified bodies for MDR and IVDR, Eurofins E&E is your partner for medical device certification. 

About the webinar 
Preparation is the key to smooth progress of the certification of a Medical Device, especially when your product requires third-party certification for CE marking through a Notified Body. Many companies start without understanding the critical steps along the certification path and preparing the essential information to ensure smooth progress. In this webinar, we will outline how you can prepare for certification, understand what information will be needed at the start and how you can work with your Notified Body to ensure a smooth journey throughout. 

Speakers : 
Paolo Trisoglio , National Business Line Leader Eurofins E&E 
Anthony Delamotte,  Medical Devices Business Unit Manager Eurofins E&E