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22 February 2018
Ōsaka-shi, Japan
Cell and Gene Therapy Matchmaking Event

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Cell and Gene Therapy Matchmaking Event

細胞・遺伝子治療 マッチングイベント

The Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), in partnership with Innovate UK is organising a Matchmaking Event, alongside Regenerative Medicine Expo and Conference at Medical Japan 2018, for innovative companies operating in the Cell and Gene Therapy / Regenerative Medicine sector. The aim of this event is to help attendees further develop their innovations through in-market partnerships, collaborations and knowledge exchange with businesses and research organisations.

Main topics

  • Cell Therapy
  • Gene Therapy – including vectors
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Cell Culture
  • Cell Banks / Cell Services
  • Cell Evaluation / Analytical Devices
  • Cell Processing Centers (CPC)
  • Cell Quality Evaluation
  • Ancillary / Support – including cell transport and storage, ICT services

Who should attend

The matchmaking event is open to all Japanese and European organisations with an interest in the Cell and Gene Therapy / Regenerative Medicine sector and particularly participants of Medical Japan 2018. The event will include micro, small, medium, large enterprises, spin outs, start-ups, research institutions, government representatives, policy makers and investors interested to know about cell and gene therapy based products coming out to the market.


There is no charge to attend the matchmaking event. Regenerative Medicine Expo is also free to attend with prior registration (further details at the main conference website; UK companies will be part of a group booking).

Venue & Location

Cosmosquare Hotel and Congress (Meeting Room 211)

1-7-50 Nankou Kita, Suminoe-ku, Osaka 599-0034, Japan

1 min walk from the East Gate of Intex Osaka, which is the venue of Medical Japan 2018. During Exhibition times there will be a shuttle bus from the Osaka station to Intex Osaka (travel time approx. 25mins). For general access to the venue please see here.

Who we are

Cell and Gene Therapy Matchmaking is organised as a collaboration between the EU-Japan Centre, RTC North and UCL (all partners in the Enterprise Europe Network), with support from Innovate UK and other partners in the Enterprise Europe Network.

The Enterprise Europe Network, initiated and supported by the European Commission, consists of more than 600 business support organisations in more than 60 countries, providing services for local SMEs on competitiveness & innovation in Europe and beyond.


Closed since 20 February 2018


559-0034 Ōsaka-shi, Japan

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