Delicious Life of Belgium and Japan: Fermentation meets distillation
Friday 2 June 2023 Filliers Distillery
The Belgium-Japan Association & Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to an exclusive visit of Takeda Belgium’s production facility in Lessines.
Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Takeda is a patient-focused, values-based, R&D-driven global biopharmaceutical company and one of the ten largest pharmaceutical companies in Belgium. Takeda’s passion and pursuit of potentially life-changing treatments for patients are deeply rooted in its distinguished history in Japan for more than 240 years. Takeda employs around 1,300 people in Belgium. In Lessines, Takeda is producing plasma-derived therapies, which are life-changing for patients with rare and genetic diseases. It’s Takeda’s 3rd biggest manufacturing site worldwide.
|13:45||Opening words by Kurt Leuridan, CEO Tokai Optecs & BJA Investment Committee Chair|
|13:50||Presentation of the Takeda facility by Geoffrey Pot, General Manager Operations Takeda Lessines|
|14:00||Tour of the state-of-the art production line and the wastewater treatment station|
BJA Company Members only: 25 €
THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED