ScanBalt Forum – Fee and Registration Information

ScanBalt Forum – Fee and Registration Information

NEW! Fee and Registration Information is at the bottom of this page.

ScanBalt and MedCoast Scandinavia welcome you to the 4th ScanBalt Forum.

Everyone is welcome at the 4th ScanBalt forum, providing opportunities for collaboration, the initiation of new projects and a dialogue with policy makers and key figures in the ScanBalt BioRegion

ScanBalt is a network of networks representing a number of regional networks between universities, hospitals, public institutions, companies and other important actors within the life science arena in ScanBalt BioRegion. The BioRegion encompasses 11 countries around the Baltic Sea.

There will be an extensive range of sessions – presented by the best of the BioRegion’s scientific and business leaders. Topics will include stem cell research, marine biotechnology, venture finance and agro-biotechnology within the theme of ScanBalt Campus, a ScanBalt project aiming to increase trans-national and public-private cooperation in education, research and innovation.

The 4th ScanBalt Forum will take place in Oslo, Norway on 3-4 November 2005, and is hosted by Medcoast Scandinavia – a network organisation promoting the biomedical sector in the Oslo – Gothenburg region.

Please Note: The ScanBalt Forum is open to all, but members receive a discount on registration.

Sessions include:

Biomaterials and Nanotechnology
Venture Finance
Stem Cells
Marine Biology and Ecology
Agro-Biotech, Food and Health
Bio Ethics

ScanBalt projects, including Competence Region,CampusClinical Research Network, Biotech One Click Away, andBoosting Baltic will also be presented.

Plenery speakers will include representatives from the EU, the Nordic Innovation Centre and the Baltic Development Forum.

There will also be a symposium, on the subject of Neuroscience and Energy Metabolism, held in conjunction with the conference.

More information about MedCoast can be found here. Visit the ScanBalt home page here.

ScanBalt and MedCoast members will receive a discount on the registration fee.

To learn more the Forum please contact:

Oslo Teknopol IKS
Pb. 527 Sentrum
Phone: +47 22 00 29 90/-29 86

The Forum will be held at Glaxo Smith Kline and Rikshospitalet, The Valley of Gaustabekk, near the city centre of Oslo. Opening hours are 3 Nov 8.30 am – 5.30 pm and 4 Nov 8.30 am – 5 pm.

NEW! Fee and Registration Information

 Fees – In NOK ScanBalt/MedCoast Members Before 1st Sept 2005 After 1st Sept 2005
 Academia                   1 500            2 100            2 500
 Industry                   2 100            2 900            3 300
 Students              600              900
 Symposium                      0                0                0
 Get together Party                    200              200              200
 Reception                      0                0                0
 Dinner, 3rd Nov                    450              450              450

More information is available on the application form, which can be downloaded as a .pdf document here, or as a word documenthere.

Completed applications forms should be sent to:
Thue & Selvaag Forum AS,
P.O. Box 14,
2601 Lillehammer,

Tel: +47 6128 7320


Information on accomodation is available on the application form, including cost.
Please follow these links to learn more about the suggested hotels:

Hotel Bristol
Hotel Munch (Search for Hotel Munch in the search function)
Hotel Stefan (Search for Hotel Stefan in the search function)

ScanBalt members: