User Group Meeting

Unfortunately, due to the circumstances surrounding the coronavirus, we are very sorry to announce that we must cancel our User Group Meeting.
It will be postpone later in the year. We will keep you informed as soon a possible.


April 2, 2020
Leuven, Belgium

flexiventJoin us for a day of scientific presentations and discussions to learn more about the flexiVent’s capabilities & flexivent applications and share your feedback with other users.



This user group meeting will be free of charge

Please note that seating is limited.
We therefore encourage you to secure a place at this event by clicking here to access the registration form

WHEN?      Thursday April 2, 2020 – Lunch will be provided

WHERE?   Leuven, Belgium (Park Inn by Radisson Hotel)


9:00 a.m. Registration.
9:30 a.m. Welcome and introduction.
Frédéric Gagnon – emka TECHNOLOGIES
9:45 a.m. SCIREQ flexiVent to Measure Respiratory Mechanics.
10:30 a.m. New flexiWare features: reporting, lung volumes.
Frédéric Gagnon – emka TECHNOLOGIES
11:00 a.m Negative Pressure Forced Expiration perturbation in mouse models of lung disease
Dr. Jeroen Vanoirbeek – KU Leuven, Belgium
11:20 a.m. Troubleshooting flexiVent Data Case Study (part 1).
Mark Lawrence – SCIREQ Inc.
11:40 a.m. Lung function changes in mouse models of COPD
Hannelore Van Eeckhoutte – University of Ghent, Belgium
1:30 p.m. Drug delivery with the flexiVent Application
Mark Lawrence – SCIREQ Inc.
2:00 p.m. Impact of chronic exposure to e-cigarette vapors and comparison with cigarette smoke
Philippe Gosset – Institut Pasteur Lille
2:20 p.m. Whole Body Plethysmograph and large animal studies
Jérémy Appell – emka TECHNOLOGIES
3:00 p.m. Troubleshooting flexiVent Data – Case Study (Part 2).
Mark Lawrence – SCIREQ Inc.
3:30 p.m. Open session: General discussion / product &
software demonstration.
4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks.
Frédéric Gagnon – emka TECHNOLOGIES






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