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“We work, we play, we deliver”, as shown in our new corporate video

7/12/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

QbD proudly presents its very first corporate video. In under three minutes you’ll find out what we stand for, which services we offer to which…

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Our CEO Bart Van Acker goes on Bizz Blind Date at ATV

4/12/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

On 17 November, our CEO Bart Van Acker went on a ‘Bizz Blind Date’ at the Antwerp based television station ATV. The format entails that…

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The power of ‘value-able’ entrepreneurship in life sciences

19/11/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

Interview with Martijn Reniers, Managing Partner at QbD, on Vlaio.be Last summer, a reporter from ‘Vlaio’ visited our office to interview Martijn about QbD, its…

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PILS symposium 18/10/2018: about Smart Data and AI in Life Sciences

25/10/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

Some of you may already know PILS, but for those who don’t: PILS (Partners in Life Sciences) was founded by Bart Van Acker (CEO Quality…

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Quality by Design expands to French-speaking part of Belgium

2/10/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

QbD is now also active in the French-speaking Belgian market. To that end, Sébastien Collet has joined QbD as General Manager Brussels & Wallonia. This…

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DISCOVER QbD

14/9/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

13 September 2018, the moment we’ve all been looking forward to for a very long time: our ‘DISCOVER QbD’-party! In the beginning of May, we…

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Taking our clients on a symphonic tour to Russia… in Brasschaat

18/7/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

Saturday 14 July 2018, shortly after our Belgian Lions captured bronze in Russia, we welcomed our guests to our annual client event. At Brasschaat Klassiek,…

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A critical look at the new Annex 1 draft of the EU GMP

10/7/2018 - John Nuyens, Pharmaceutical Project engineer at Quality by Design

On 20 December 2017, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) published the draft for the new Annex 1 “Manufacture of Sterile Medicinal Products”. At QbD, we…

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PILS – Partners in Life Sciences: booming in Belgium, brewing in Spain

25/6/2018 - Bart Van Acker, Founder/Managing Director at Quality by Design

On May 31st PILS welcomed many new members at its get-together in Belgium. Meanwhile PILS is taking off in Spain as well under QbD wings….

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Quality body Design? Sports is alive and kicking @QbD!

22/6/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

After moving into new offices in May, QbD has kept on moving with a multitude of sports activities. Here’s our mini soccer team, who finished…

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Festive opening of our new office at the QbD family day

20/6/2018 - Stephanie Verwimp, Marketing & Communication Manager

On Saturday 16 June, our Belgian and Dutch QbD’ers were invited for the festive opening of our new office at Fotografielaan 5, Wilrijk. The perfect…

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Ensuring quality management in other industries? Check!

11/6/2018 - Wim Steenackers Business Development Manager at Quality by design

Of course, it’s vital for life sciences companies to comply with the highest quality standards. But many other sectors are also increasingly investing in quality…

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Interview with Johana Sandoval, Managing Director QbD Colombia

23/4/2018 - Bart Van Acker, Founder/Managing Director at Quality by Design

Steadily, we are building a solid presence in the Spanish and Latin American market. In 2016, we started our colaboration with QbD Spain, together with…

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Spring is in the air at our afterwork drink

11/4/2018 - Bart Van Acker, Founder/Managing Director at Quality by Design

Spring has arrived, and that calls for a party! Last Wednesday, our Belgian and Dutch colleagues gathered at Park Steytelinck in Wilrijk for a joyful…

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MHPRA in UK releases GxP Data Integrity guidelines

20/3/2018 - Yves Dène, Lead Consultant CSV at Quality by Design

Recently, UK’s MHPRA (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency) released a guidance document for data integrity in the pharma industry. The publication further emphasizes the…

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VLAIO awards subsidy to QbD for innovation in cell therapy process development

20/3/2018 - Bart Van Acker, Founder/Managing Director at Quality by Design

Production of personalised medication can be significantly cheaper VLAIO, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Agency, awarded QbD and partner Antleron a project subsidy to develop their…

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Dutch QbD colleagues organise tasty & inspiring office-warming

15/2/2018 - Lodewijk Buffart, HR Business Partner

On 8 February, QbD’s Dutch branch organised an office-warming to celebrate its new offices in Breda. Although the evening was a festive get-together, no complaints…

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New Annex 1 draft of the EU GMP

13/2/2018 - John Nuyens, Pharmaceutical Project engineer at Quality by Design

More than 10 years have passed since the last revision of Annex 1 of the EU GMP. On 20 December 2017, almost 3 years after…

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