From 9 until 12 October 2018 a Dutch Trade Mission to Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland will be led by the Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag. This mission will run in parallel with the visit of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima to these German regions. The King and Queen will attend several programme items.
As part of the trade mission a matchmaking event on E-Health and Elderly Care will be organised by the Enterprise Europe Network on Thursday 11 October in Saarbrücken. The matchmaking event will comprise face-to-face meetings with the intention to establish international partnerships between companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, as well as between companies, researchers and technologists. Topics will be: e-care, Ambient assisting living (AAL), e-health and e-diagnose and prevention.
Participation in the matchmaking is restricted to members of the Dutch Economic Mission and to participants from Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland and neigbouring regions.