VI. Core Management Workshop, 17-19 February 2020, Leuven, Belgium
VI. Core Management Workshop
on Innovation in Core Facilities
17-19 February 2020 – De Hoorn, Leuven, Belgium
The VI. Core Management Workshop is hosted
by VIB and will be organized in Leuven from 17-19 February 2020. The topic of this
edition is ‘Innovation in
With a group of about 25 participants, we want
to discuss how core facilities keep up with innovations, what innovation
entails in a core facility setting, and how to be part of an innovative
ecosystem? Different topics will be covered, ranging from examples of
innovation to the creation of the right mindset in the life science institutes.
We will discuss the required skill set, the necessity for a proper mandate, the
expectations to manage, and other requirements that are essential for
innovation in core facilities.
To stimulate the discussions, several
invited experts will be covering the different aspects of innovation, including
the integration of innovative services and evaluating the outcomes.
Participants will be able to present their work, and there will be plenty of
If you are interested in joining this workshop, please send us your motivation letter before 20 December. The form can be found and submitted through the web page.