- Establish an association of service and consultancy companies, active in the pharmaceutical and medical development for health products and/or involved in (pre)clinical trials or parts thereof,
- Represent and defend the interests of such companies to health authorities, companies, institutions and organizations operating in and regulating the health sector,
- Be recognized as an authorized spokesperson by health authorities, professional bodies and national or international associations and/or federations,
- Establish required operating practices, with respect to the highest quality rules and Good Clinical Practices and other relevant good practices,
- Develop training programs for its members,
- Promote Contract Research in Belgium.