The project’s Kick-off meeting took place in Brussels at the Faculty of Law and Criminology - Vrije Universiteit Brussels, on February, 17th 2014 .
The purpose of the meeting was to officially start up the projects, and also establish a common understanding of goals, work to be carried out by each partner, outline the difficulties envisaged, and possible resolution procedures.
A great support to discussion came from representatives of DG Health and DG Research of the European Commission, who talked about the state of the art of cooperation between Europe and China and, more in general, about the Health Research and international cooperation in new EU program “Horizon 2020”. Also the speeches from Marco Gasparroni (“Innovation Centre” project) and prof. ANNIE BLIGH (Westminster University, Dpt. Complementary Medicine) gave a great contribution to discussion.