We want to be a on the table and not on the menu 2019

The countless small deeds from the unknown people 2018

The whole business case from a patients view 2017

Walk the extra mile for patients – Congress – Amsterdam, 2016

Breaking the barriers for patients – Congress – Amsterdam, 2015

  • Welcome by PA Piarelli Peralta and Fred Verdult
  • Welcome by Alexander Rinnooy Kan, Dutch Central Bank
  • Welcome by Christine Mummery, KNAW
  • Keynote by Corinna Gekeler
  • Keynote by PA Geert Bakker and Neil Aaronson, Cancer Institue
  • Keynote by  Bettina Ryll, Upsalla University
  • Keynote by  Sabine Tejpar, University of Leuven
  • Keynote by Seun Adebiyi, American Cancer Society
  • Keynote by PA Veronica van Nederveen and David Townend, University of Maastricht
  • Keynote by Jessica Flanigan, University of Richmond,
  • Keynote by Ingemar van der Molen
  • Keynote by Stephen Friend, Sage Bionetworks
  • Keynote by PA Gaston Remmers and Nicoline Hoogerbrugge, Radboud University
  • Plenary feedback and discussion of the breakout sessions day 1 and 2

Understanding Life – Conference – Amsterdam, 2013

  •  Seun Adebiyi
  • Opening by Liesbeth de Vries (The Royal Netherlands Academy)
  • Keynote by Bob Weinberg (Boston, MIT, Whitehead Institute)
  • Keynote by Gerd Gigerenzer
  • Keynote by Erik Buskens
  • Keynote by Pia Dijkstra (D66)
  • Keynote by Wanda de Kanter (pulmonologist, Rode Kruis Hospital Beverwijk)
  • Keynote by Max van den Bergh
  • Talk by Klaas Knot (President of the Royal Dutch Bank)
  • Molouk Milani (Patient Advocate)

Understanding Life – Conference – Amsterdam, 2012

  • Welkom by conference chair Jan Schuurman
  • Opening by Prof. Robbert Dijkgraaf, President of the Royal Dutch Academy of Science
  • Keynote by Peter Kapitein (Inspire2Live)
  • Keynote by Annemieke Walenkamp (UMCG, Groningen)
  • 1st round of Pecha Kucha
  • 2st round of Pecha Kucha
  • Keynote on Discovery Network by Coen Veenendaal, Co-founder Inspire2live
  • Keynote speaker Wiro Niessen (Erasmus MC)
  • Final presentations of subprograms
  • Closing remarks by Peter Kapitein

Understanding Life – Conference – Amsterdam, 2011

  • Opening by Prof. Robbert Dijkgraaf, President of the Royal Dutch Academy of Science
  • Inspiration by Eric Coen van Veenendaal
  • Keynote by Robert Weinberg (Boston, MIT Department of Biology , Whitehead Institute)
  • Keynote by Dr. Stephen H. Friend, President, Co-Founder and Director of Sage Bionetworks
  • Keynote by Dr. Jose Baselga, Associate Director, MGH Cancer Center, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Keynote by Dr. Martine Piccart, Head of chemotherapy at the Jules Bordet Institute