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{Life Science} meets IT Hackathon on 20-22 May 2016 in Heidelberg – 54 hours creative collaboration for innovative healthcare solutions

On 20-22 May 2016, the {Life Science} meets IT Hackathon took place in Heidelberg to develop new business ideas and innovative healthcare solutions with the help of IT. The German EIT Health GmbH, Heidelberg Startup Partners e.V., the University of… Read more


At the EIT conference INNOVEIT, Sylvie Bove, CEO of EIT Health, shared our vision to transform healthcare in Europe by joining forces and working together to develop new products and services for European citizens. She presented this in a forum… Read more

German CLC organised first national Campus Workshop

On 6 April 2016, the German EIT Health GmbH hosted its first Campus Workshop in Heidelberg. Around 25 participants joined the event and discussed the new Campus calls and identified areas of interest in the four Campus Hubs (Graduate Hub,… Read more

Cross-KIC Labelling Workshop in Paris on 05/04/2016

The EIT is a European initiative aiming to respond to the big challenges of today by creating innovation based on the knowledge triangle. This task can only be accomplished if all stakeholders are working together. This is why the Education… Read more

5th BIO.NRW Business Angel Congress on 1 March 2016 in Düsseldorf – Financing biotech and life sciences

On 1 March, BIO.NRW in partnership with EIT Health, held their 5th Business Angel Congress in Düsseldorf, Germany. The conference brought together more than 100 policymakers, business angel investors and government representatives for a series of insightful presentations centred on… Read more

February 8th marks International Epilepsy Day

Epilepsy is the most common serious neurological condition. According to the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE), about one in every 100 people has epilepsy, with a higher incidence in developing countries. It is characterised by recurrent seizures and is especially… Read more

“We Can. I Can”

World Cancer Day is an initiative taking place each year on 4 February, offering an opportunity for people around the globe to unite beneath a common cause: overcoming the global cancer epidemic. In 2016, the theme of this important event… Read more

EIT Health congratulates “30 Under 30”

Healthcare and health technology in the 21st century has already taken great leaps, and it can be declared with certainty that it will take many more in the near future. These advances are the product of hard-earned knowledge and expertise,… Read more