Chapter 8

Events in the Netherlands

Health Valley Event

March 15-16-17, 2022


The Health Valley Event (HVE) is thé place to be in The Netherlands for meeting everyone involved in innovations, science and business in Life Sciences and Health. The edition on 15, 16 and 17 March will focus on connect, challenge and grow! Experience the latest trends and developments in Life Science & Health. 

LS@W Expert Class

March 18, 2022

Biopartner Center Leiden

A solid business development strategy is crucial for the development of life sciences products and companies. In this expert class the international trends and development in Business development strategies of life sciences companies are being discussed. 


March 22, 2022

Jaarbeurs, Utrecht

For the seventh time, ZonMw and Health~Holland jointly organise the Life Sciences & Health Public-Private Partnership Day (LSH PPP day). This day is entirely dedicated to public-private partnerships around the theme of transition in health & care.

Innovation for Health

April 21, 2022


The 9th edition of the leading conference for key players in health & life sciences, Innovation for Health, will take place in Amsterdam! The theme of the next conference builds upon the previous edition and is innovation for prevention.

Dutch Life Sciences Conference

May 24, 2022

Leiden Bio Science Park

The 17th edition of the Dutch Life Sciences conference will take place at the Leiden Bio Science Park. The conference inspires and promotes an open exchange of information including trends and developments in the industry.

International Events

Germany Health~Holland Lounge

April 26-28, 2022

Essen, Germany

The Altenpflege Fair in Essen is the leading trade fair for the care industry and an annual must-attend event for all those responsible for inpatient and outpatient care for the elderly. The Altenpflege reflects all facets of the care industry: services and products for care and therapy, work and education, IT and management, nutrition and housekeeping, textiles and hygiene, as well as space and technology.

BIO International Convention

June 13, 2022

San Diego, CA

The BIO International Convention attracts 15,000+ biotechnology and pharma leaders who come together for one week of intensive networking to discover new opportunities and promising partnerships. They bring together a wide spectrum of life science and application, including drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology, and cell therapy.