Cuba: Trade Mission to UK Life Science Sector

07 December 2017

29 January- 2 February 2018

The DIT team in Havana would like to invite you to an upcoming opportunity to meet a delegation of Cuban decision-makers from Life Science sector that will be visiting the UK in January-Feb 2018.

The Trade Mission will be led by Alina Niebla, Head of DIT in Havana, Cuba.

It will be integrated by Business Directors and buyers from the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industries and the Cuban Chamber of Commerce.

Don’t miss this unique chance to learn about the opportunities in the Cuban market:

- Discover the latest opportunities in the market
- Identify collaboration/business potentials
- Build business relationships and increase your visibility in the Cuban market
- Receive expert support and advice from DIT market-based staff

The core workshops will take place in the following venues:

Monday 29 January
-Newcastle University, New Castle

Tuesday 30 January
-University of Nottingham, Nottingham

Wednesday 31 January
-Oxford Science Park, Oxfordshire

Thursday 1st February
-UCL, London

Meet the Visitors

1. Lourdes Morell, UK Desk, Cuban Chamber of Commerce 

2. Olga Lidia Jacobo Casanueva, Vice-Director of Medicaments Division Cuban Regulatory Agency,  CECMED   

3. Merardo Pujol Ferrer, Business Development Director Centre of Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology,  CIGB 

4. Ernesto Chico – Business director, Centro of Molecular Immunology , CIM

5. Norkis Arteaga, Head of Business Department, Holding Company for the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry , BIOCUBAFARMA   

6. Alina Niebla, Head of DIT in Havana

7. Roxana Castro, Trade and Investment Officer, DIT Havana

For more information please contact: Alina Niebla | Head of International Trade and Investment (ITI) Cuba | Havana | Department for International Trade | Ministerio de Comercio Internacional (Tel): +53 (7) 2142260| Cell: +53 (5) 280 9122 | (E-mail):