CCA Next 4 big success

Around 25 AMC and 100 VUmc co workers attented the fourth CCA Next gathering last June 27. Sanne van Neerven explained the CRISPR-CAS9 gene editing technique. Louis Vermeulen talked about his bloopers in research and there was an interesting discussion about the benefits of failures in research.
Although key note speaker Peter Frankopan barely made it to Amsterdam because of a storm above London, he inspired the crowd with an out of the box lecture which showed parallels between research in the field of history and oncology. He confronted the public with the tunnel vision of the Western world.
Piano player Michiel Borstlap created pleasant musical intermezzos.