This year's second Meet & Match took place at the Hilton Hotel in Strasbourg, France on May 20, 2011. About 12 presentations were held by representatives from different companies and universities out of the trinational BioValley: Northwest Switzerland, Alsace in France and South Baden in Germany. This Meet & Match meeting has been a great success thanks to interesting talks and a very attentive audience.
An informal get-together in a relaxed atmosphere enabled lively discussions and active match making at out last Meet & Match meeting on Intelligent Implants in Strasbourg. About 35 guests gathered around this challenging subject and presented their work and know-how. The program involved presentations about “brain machine interfaces”, “signal treatment”,” miniaturized electronic pumps”, the problem of “biofilms on implants” etc.This event is aiming at bringing together academia and industry interested in exchanging knowledge and establishing collaborations in a tri-national manner. This year's third Meet & Match will take place in October 2011 in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Speakers and guests will be invited depending on the topic. The Meet & Match is free of charge.