BNS-YG technical visit – IBA – November 2016IBA (Louvain-la-Neuve)
Update: the visit will take place on November 24
The BNS Young Generation organizes in the afternoon of November 24 a technical visit to IBA in Louvain-la-Neuve. After a technical introduction to the activities of the company, the audience will have the opportunity to visit the cyclotron workshop. The day will end in Brussels (Tractebel Engie offices), where IBA’s founder and CEO, Yves Jongen, will have a talk during the monthly BNS Evening Lecture.
IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) is a global medical technology company focused on bringing integrated and innovative solutions for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. The Company is the worldwide technology leader in the field of proton therapy, the most advanced form of radiation therapy available today. IBA’s proton therapy solutions are flexible and adaptable, allowing customers to choose from universal full scale proton therapy centers as well as compact, single room systems. In addition, IBA also has a radiation dosimetry business and develops particle accelerators for the medical world and industry.
Headquartered in Belgium and employing about 1,300 people worldwide, IBA has installed systems across the world. More information can be found at: www.iba-worldwide.com
14.00 – 14.30 Welcome
14.30 – 16.00 Presentation of IBA’s activities
16.00 – 17.00 Visit of the Workshop
17.00 – 17.30 Drink
17.45 Departure to Brussels for the BNS EVL
For practical reasons, the number of participants will be limited to 25 persons. Priority is given to BNS-YG members. Registration is required by Thursday November 16 via the website www.bnsorg.be only!
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