04 Apr 2018

Leiden Bio Science Park Connecting the Dots

CORPUS Congress Centre Willem Einthovenstraat 1, Oegstgeest

April 04, 2018
02:00 PM Start time - 06:00 PM End time
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  • Get informed about the Leiden Bio Science Park ambition and the actual developments like the EMA relocating to the Netherland
  • Get connected with the Park community
  • Get your own Neuro Experience

Wednesday 04 - 04 - 2018

CORPUS Congress Centre, Oegstgeest

Invited are

All Business Developers, CCO's, CEO's, CSO's, COO's, Facility Managers, Human Recourses Managers, Managing Directors and Project Managers working for organisations located at Leiden Bio Science Park or belonging to the Leiden Bio Science Park cluster.
The event is also open for other companies, located outside Leiden Bio Science Park.


14.00 Welcome
Meet up with your Leiden Bio Science Park colleagues
14.45 Opening by chair Erik Peekel
14.55 Presentation Municipality of Leiden
Speaker: Robert Strijk, Alderman of Economic Affairs,
Accessibility, Culture and City Center of Leiden
15.10 Presentation Menno Lanting | The disruption paradox
An inspiring and humorous presentation by Menno Lanting who gives a sober look at disruption and sketches a clear route to innovation on the basis of appealing cases and practical models.
15.45 Get informed about the Leiden Bio Science Park ambition.
The future of our life science park and community.
Erik Peekel will be moderating a debate with board members and ambassadors of the park about all the developments and future plans for the Leiden Bio Science Park as the relocation of the European Medicines Agency to the Netherlands.
16.05 Paul Smit, philosopher and comedian
Influencing the brain
How does change work?
How do you change your own behaviour?
How does change management work best?
What positively affects the way people act and work together?

In an interactive and humorous keynote presentation, Paul Smit talks about the latest insights from neuroscience and psychology. He shows how we can use the 7 principles for change to increase people’s  involvement and trust and how to make change easier.
16.50 Wrap up by chair
17.00 Drinks & Networking 
18.00 Close


Attendance is free but registration is required. Register here.


This year event is organized by the Entrepreneurs Association of Leiden Bio Science Park, OV BSP in cooperation with VNO NCW Rijnland.