European Vaccine Stakeholders' Meeting in Brussels on 12 October 2010

This meeting was to bring together representatives of vaccine manufacturers, biotech companies, public/academic research, regulatory authorities, product development partnerships and funding agencies, to:

  • Identify the gaps and needs in vaccine research and development in Europe
  • Identify which activities or structures could improve the development of new vaccines and technologies in order to sustain and strengthen European leadership in the field of vaccines

At the end of the meeting,

  • A list of gaps and needs and possible solutions will be established
  • A private-public working group will be established in order to prepare concrete proposals on possible strategies/initiatives to strengthen the vaccine infrastructure in Europe