New and emerging infectious diseases, changing disease patterns and lifestyles, large-scale migration of vulnerable populations or the rising costs of healthcare. Many health challenges do not stop at national borders, and most health problems have social, political and economic impacts. For an open economy like the Netherlands transnational health security is a serious concern… and an opportunity to contribute with Dutch expertise and smart solutions. International rankings show that the Netherlands is home to a top performing health system and a strong life sciences & health sector. The world is spending over US$ 3 trillion a year and this number keeps on growing due to increasing demand for quality healthcare. Could and should the Netherlands step up its ambitions in contributing to Global Health? Join our session with Global Health experts!