Québec, September 30, 2016 – From October 30 to November 1, Québec will host an international conference under the theme “Internet and the Radicalization of Youth: Preventing, Acting and Living Together.” Co-organized by the Government of Québec and UNESCO, the event will bring together nearly 400 participants, including experts from various levels of government, international organizations, the private sector and the academic community, as well as civil society.
Caprion Biosciences announced on 13th September, 2016 that the company has acquired the assets of the immune monitoring laboratory of ImmuneHealth, ASBL. Located in Gosselies, Belgium, the ImmuneHealth laboratory will provide a fully operational immune monitoring laboratory infrastructure with well-established expertise, quality processes and industry services track record, which Caprion will leverage to expand its immune monitoring offering and strengthen its business partnerships and research collaborations throughout Europe. The ImmuneHealth lab also possesses complementary expertise and assays for cellular and humoral immunity that will help support Caprion's efforts to further diversify its services offering in the areas of infectious diseases and vaccine development.
The Société du Quartier de l’Innovation de Montréal (QI) and the Wallonia Foreign Trade and Investment Agency (AWEX) signed a partnership agreement allowing commercialization-ready Walloon or Quebec businesses to develop their presence and network on an international scale.