In a year made difficult by the pandemic, the life sciences and healthcare sector in Catalonia reached an exceptional milestone:€226 million in investment, the most ever in its history.

The call is now open for the program that allows companies to post their innovation challenges on an online platform and get proposals from academia and research.

Biocat is launching this new intensive 4-month training in which participants will learn the keys to becoming a successful entrepreneur in the healthcare sector.

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China is a desirable partner for European companies in the life sciences and healthcare sector. Key factors like its large population, its powerful market of medical therapies and devices, the major opportunities for...
This year’s d·HEALTH Barcelona program had to be postponed until 2022 due to the pandemic. But Biocat wanted to continue promoting entrepreneurial spirit and helping develop talent in the BioRegion by launching a new...
The most exciting rounds this month   The funding of startups in the ecosystem continues to rise. This month, the main players were Aortyx, Mediquo and Cebiotex, which managed to secure monetary injections of more than...

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17.05.2021 to 21.05.2021

Hybrid Format: Barcelona, Berlin, Liverpool, Paris and Stockholm

17.05.2021 to 19.05.2021



Avencia Sánchez-Mejías is the co-founder and CEO of Integra Therapeutics. She has a solid scientific background in clinical genetics, molecular oncology and synthetic biology. She has spent her career at research institutes associated with university hospitals in several countries, including Spain, the United States and Singapore. In recent years, she has focused on transferring the knowledge generated at these institutions to society, through entrepreneurship.