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Visit to UGent by Prof. Mendes, Vice-Rector of the University of Aveiro (Portugal): 3 and 4 November 2011

The Vice-Rector of the University of Aveiro visited Ghent University and met several faculty members of the Faculties of Bioscience Engineering, Medical Sciences, Sciences and Engineering.

Building a long-term collaboration with Ghent University and discussing the India Platform European consortium.

day 1:

Meeting with Prof Tim De Meyer, Research Partnerschip N2N (from Nucleotides to Networks);
Meeting with Prof Paul Van Cauwenberge, Rector of Ghent University;
Lecture by Xavier Leprince, Global Head of Product Manganement Fungicides in the framework of the Rectors’ and Deans’ Forum on Life Sciences;
Meeting with Prof. Guido Van Huylenbroeck, Dean of the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering;
Meeting with Prof. Patrick Bultinck, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry;
Meeting with Prof. Paul Boon, Institute of Neuroscience.

Day 2:

Meeting at the Faculty of Engineering with Prof. Mario Pickavet, Department of Information Technology and with Prof. Jan Vanfleteren, Department of Electronics and Information Systems;
Meeting with Prof. Balagangadhara and members of the India Platform team.