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The new EIT Health initiative is organized by Biocat, the ”la Caixa” Foundation and Medicen Paris with collaboration from Meditecnologia


The start-ups from the program promoted by Biocat triumphed at a pitch competition in Stockholm

Sylvie Bove, EIT Health

Sylvie Bove

CEO of EIT Health

From pharmaceuticals to innovation in Europe: in 2015 French-born Sylvie Bove was named CEO of EIT Health, the first European initiative to promote European leadership and competitiveness in health innovation. Bove has 20 years experience managing and directing companies in the field of life sciences. She has overseen the launch of new products while working with large companies in the healthcare sector, such as Coloplast and Ferring Pharmaceuticals, and she helped found the Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster.

EIT Alumni Connect

d·HEALTH Barcelona fellows join network of students and former students from around Europe in a variety of sectors 


These initiatives fall under the acceleration pillar of this European consortium and are geared towards future entrepreneurs, SMEs, start-ups and spin-offs.

d·HEALTH 2017

The 2017 program kicks off on 23 January, intensifying exchange activities with other biodesign students in Europe


The program consisted into two one-week sessions, in Dublin and Barcelona respectively

Alumnes d·HEALTH a Galway

This is the first activity organized under the framework of the EIT Health Innovation Fellowships program, which promotes collaboration among masters in health entrepreneurship in Europe


The "Business plan aggregator" awards and the "Headstart" and "Proof of concept" calls for proposals are geared towards business ideas, SMEs, spinoffs and startups

Grup d'investigació DCEXS UPF

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