back 26.09.2022

Discover the wealth of life sciences in Valais!

On the occasion of this new edition of the Foire du Valais, technological nuggets from the BioArk Monthey technology site will come and help you discover the innovative field of biotechnology. Come and meet them on Monday, October 3, 2022 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Espace Innothèque of the Foire du Valais in Martigny.

During this afternoon dedicated to Life Sciences in Valais, you will discover the richness and the latest advances of this innovative ecosystem. You will also attend presentations and practical workshops. Several actors will have the opportunity to present their cutting-edge expertise.

On the program

  • From 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm: "Novochizol: nanosponges for precision agriculture»
    Presented by Yvan Loroch, CEO of Novochizol
  • From 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Workshop "Microbiota: diagnosis and health»
    Presented by Virginia Franco, CEO of Yoni Solutions, and Paulo Refinetti, CEO of REM Analytics
  • From 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm: Workshop "Come discover what's in your diagnostic tests!"

    You've all used them before in rapid form or when drawing blood at your doctor's office, but don't know how these tests work. WAMA and GaDia, two diagnostic companies based at BioArk in Monthey, are here to enlighten you and present their latest innovations. WAMA is working on tests that detect several infectious diseases simultaneously in blood donations. GaDia is developing rapid tests for the detection of nosocomial diseases.

    Workshop led by Beto Mestriner, CEO of WAMA Diagnostics, and Percevent Ducrest, CEO of GaDia
  • From 5:00 pm: Aperitif
Fondation The Ark - Rue de l'Industrie 23 - 1950 Sion - Suisse